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Kenneth Faried
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Team: DenverHeight: 6-8 Born: 11/19/1989
Position: F-CWeight: 228 Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey
College: Morehead StateDraft: 1st Round 22nd pick by Nuggets (2011)


Latest News
Apr. 14 9:39 PM PT10:39 PM MT11:39 PM CT12:39 AM ET4:39 GMT12:39 9:39 PM MST11:39 PM EST8:39 UAE06:390:39 ET11:39 PM CT3:39 - Faried had 19 points and 17 rebounds Monday for the Nuggets.
Analysis: Faried, nicknamed the 'Manimal,' notched his 26th double-double.
Apr. 13 9:19 PM PT10:19 PM MT11:19 PM CT12:19 AM ET4:19 GMT12:19 9:19 PM MST11:19 PM EST8:19 UAE06:190:19 ET11:19 PM CT3:19 - Faried scored a season-high 30 points on Sunday.
Analysis: It was a strange statistical night for Faried, as he managed only seven rebounds. He ranks third on the Nuggets with 12.5 points per game this season.
Apr. 9 9:51 PM PT10:51 PM MT11:51 PM CT12:51 AM ET4:51 GMT12:51 9:51 PM MST11:51 PM EST8:51 UAE06:510:51 ET11:51 PM CT3:51 - Faried had 29 points and 11 rebounds in Wednesday's win over the Los Angeles Lakers.
Analysis: The point total marked a season-high for Faried.
Mar. 14 10:15 PM PT11:15 PM MT12:15 AM CT1:15 AM ET5:15 GMT13:15 10:15 PM MST12:15 AM EST9:15 UAE06:151:15 ET11:15 PM CT4:15 - Faried finished with 24 points and 17 rebounds in Friday's win over the Warriors.
Analysis: Faried has averaged 16.1 points and 11.4 rebounds over his last seven games.
Feb. 26 7:20 PM PT8:20 PM MT9:20 PM CT10:20 PM ET3:20 GMT11:20 8:20 PM MST10:20 PM EST7:20 UAE (+1)04:2022:20 ET9:20 PM CT2:20 - Faried returned Friday night.
Analysis: Faried had a bruised left thumb for Denver.
Feb. 4 7:45 PM PT8:45 PM MT9:45 PM CT10:45 PM ET3:45 GMT11:45 8:45 PM MST10:45 PM EST7:45 UAE (+1)04:4522:45 ET9:45 PM CT1:45 - Faried had 17 points and 11 rebounds against Boston on Wednesday.
Analysis: Wednesday marked Faried's first double-double in five games. He should remain a solid - but hardly elite - fantasy contributor going forward.
Jan. 31 8:13 PM PT9:13 PM MT10:13 PM CT11:13 PM ET4:13 GMT12:13 9:13 PM MST11:13 PM EST8:13 UAE05:1323:13 ET10:13 PM CT2:13 - Faried returned Tuesday after missing one game.
Analysis: The Denver Nuggets forward, who had an illness, was held scoreless on 0-for-6 shooting and grabbed five rebounds in 19-plus minutes.
Jan. 20 8:34 PM PT9:34 PM MT10:34 PM CT11:34 PM ET4:34 GMT12:34 9:34 PM MST11:34 PM EST8:34 UAE05:3423:34 ET10:34 PM CT2:34 - Faried matched his season high with 26 points and grabbed 14 rebounds in Tuesday's loss to San Antonio.
Analysis: Faried had struggled over his last three games with a total of 24 points. He remains wildly inconsistent with eight performances of 18-plus points and eight performances with seven or fewer points.
Dec. 29 9:03 PM PT10:03 PM MT11:03 PM CT12:03 AM ET5:03 GMT13:03 10:03 PM MST12:03 AM EST9:03 UAE06:030:03 ET11:03 PM CT3:03 - Faried grabbed 19 rebounds and scored 17 points Sunday.
Analysis: After a slow start to the season, Faried has rediscovered his ability around the glass. He has averaged 19.3 rebounds over his last three games.
Dec. 26 8:40 PM PT9:40 PM MT10:40 PM CT11:40 PM ET4:40 GMT12:40 9:40 PM MST11:40 PM EST8:40 UAE05:4023:40 ET10:40 PM CT2:40 - Faried had a career-high 25 rebounds to go along with 26 points, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 106-102 on Friday night.
Analysis: Faried tied the NBA's highest rebounding total this season. Mavericks center Tyson Chandler also had 25 rebounds in a 109-102 victory over the New York Knicks on Nov. 26. It was Faried's best game since he had 22 points and 17 rebounds in a victory over Detroit on opening night. In his last two games, he's averaged 23.0 points on 73.1 percent shooting with 19.5 rebounds.
Dec. 15 9:32 PM PT10:32 PM MT11:32 PM CT12:32 AM ET5:32 GMT13:32 10:32 PM MST12:32 AM EST9:32 UAE06:320:32 ET11:32 PM CT3:32 - Faried had 11 points and 11 rebounds in his return Wednesday after sitting out Sunday's game with a right ankle strain.
Analysis: He played 32 minutes, so it should be safe to put him back in your lineup.
Dec. 7 7:55 PM PT8:55 PM MT9:55 PM CT10:55 PM ET3:55 GMT11:55 8:55 PM MST10:55 PM EST7:55 UAE (+1)04:5522:55 ET9:55 PM CT1:55 - Faried returned to the lineup Wednesday.
Analysis: Faried missed two games with a back injury.
Nov. 21 8:33 PM PT9:33 PM MT10:33 PM CT11:33 PM ET4:33 GMT12:33 9:33 PM MST11:33 PM EST8:33 UAE05:3323:33 ET10:33 PM CT2:33 - Faried scored 19 points Friday.
Analysis: Faried added eight rebounds in a game too lopsided for him to hook up his fantasy owners.
Nov. 9 7:38 PM PT8:38 PM MT9:38 PM CT10:38 PM ET3:38 GMT11:38 8:38 PM MST10:38 PM EST7:38 UAE (+1)04:3822:38 ET9:38 PM CT1:38 - Faried had 19 points and seven rebounds Sunday.
Analysis: Faried is a second-tier fantasy option.
Oct. 30 10:24 PM PT11:24 PM MT12:24 AM CT1:24 AM ET5:24 GMT13:24 10:24 PM MST12:24 AM EST9:24 UAE06:241:24 ET11:24 PM CT3:24 - Faried had 22 points and 17 rebounds in Wednesday's win over Detroit.
Analysis: It marked just the third game of Faried's career with at least 22 points and 17 rebounds. He appears to be primed for a huge year in Denver.
Oct. 7 5:43 PM PT6:43 PM MT7:43 PM CT8:43 PM ET0:43 GMT8:43 5:43 PM MST7:43 PM EST4:43 UAE (+1)02:4320:43 ET7:43 PM CT23:43 - A person familiar with the negotiations says Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried has agreed to a four-year, $50 million contract extension.
Analysis: Denver had until Oct. 31 to negotiate a new contract for Faried or he would have become a restricted free agent next summer. The high-flying Faried averaged 13.7 points and 8.6 rebounds last season.

Regular Season Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
11-12 Den 46 22.5 10.2 7.7 0.8 0.7 1.0 1.2 .586 - .665
12-13 Den 80 28.1 11.5 9.2 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.4 .552 - .613
13-14 Den 80 27.2 13.7 8.6 1.2 0.9 0.9 1.7 .545 .000 .650
14-15 Den 75 27.8 12.6 8.9 1.2 0.8 0.8 1.6 .507 .125 .691
Career 281 26.9 12.2 8.7 1.1 0.9 0.9 1.5 .541 .091 .654

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
11-12 Den  46 1037 181 309 0 0 109 164 142 352 36 34 47 54 471
12-13 Den  80 2248 380 689 0 0 163 266 260 734 77 81 83 113 923
13-14 Den  80 2178 447 820 0 3 202 311 238 684 96 70 69 135 1096
14-15 Den  75 2086 373 736 1 8 199 288 242 668 89 62 57 118 946
Career 281 7549 1381 2554 1 11 673 1029 882 2438 298 247 256 420 3436

Postseason Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
11-12 Den 7 27.4 10.4 10.0 0.6 0.7 1.1 2.0 .533 - .750
12-13 Den 5 29.0 10.2 8.4 0.2 1.0 0.2 1.0 .625 - .733
Career 12 28.1 10.3 9.3 0.4 0.8 0.8 1.6 .565 - .741

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
11-12 Den  7 192 32 60 0 0 9 12 25 70 4 5 8 14 73
12-13 Den  5 145 20 32 0 0 11 15 12 42 1 5 1 5 51
Career 12 337 52 92 0 0 20 27 37 112 5 10 9 19 124

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