On the Nuggets and Nikola Jokic, trying to find their groove amid higher expectations: https://t.co/ierFnqJ0uV
— Zach Lowe (@ZachLowe_NBA) November 16, 2017
The Nuggets were in the red zone — if not at the goal line — in talks with Phoenix for Eric Bledsoe, according to several league sources.
The deal would almost certainly have included Mudiay and a first-round pick.
Talks collapsed, and the Nuggets washed their hands of it.