1979-80 Denver Nuggets Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 30-52
Finishing 3rd in the NBA's Midwest Division of the Western Conference
Coach: Donnie Walsh (30-52)
Location: Denver, Colorado
Attendance: 527,208, Avg. 12,859 in 41 home dates
1979-80 Denver Nuggets Statistics
1979-80 Denver Nuggets Results

The Denver Nuggets of the National Basketball Association ended the 1979-80 season with a record of 30 wins and 52 losses, finishing third in the NBA's Midwest Division of the Western Conference.

The Nuggets netted 8,878 points and allowed 9,240. Dan Issel tossed in a team-best 1,951 points for Denver and racked up 719 rebounds. John Roche dished out 405 assists for the squad.

On the defensive side of the ball, Bob Wilkerson added 93 steals.

Donnie Walsh coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Tom BoswellF-COctober 2, 19536'7"220South CarolinaMontgomery, AL USA
Bo EllisFAugust 8, 19546'8"197MarquetteChicago, IL USA
Alex EnglishFJanuary 5, 19546'7"190South CarolinaColumbia, SC USA
Gary GarlandGOctober 12, 19576'4"180DePaulEast Orange, NJ USA
Glen GondrezickF-GAugust 30, 19556'6"218UNLVBoulder, CO USA
Kim HughesCJune 4, 19526'11"220WisconsinFreeport, IL USA
Dan IsselC-FOctober 25, 19486'8"235KentuckyBatavia, IL USA
George JohnsonF-CDecember 8, 19566'7"205St. John's (NY)Brooklyn, NY USA
Arvid KramerCOctober 2, 19566'9"220Augustana (SD)Fulda, MN USA
George McGinnisF-CAugust 12, 19506'8"235IndianaIndianapolis, IN USA
Anthony RobertsF-GApril 15, 19556'5"185Oral RobertsChattanooga, TN USA
John RocheGSeptember 26, 19496'2"160South CarolinaNew York, NY USA
Charlie ScottG-FDecember 15, 19486'5"175North CarolinaNew York, NY USA
David ThompsonG-FJuly 13, 19546'4"195North Carolina StateShelby, NC USA
Bob WilkersonG-FAugust 15, 19546'6"195IndianaAnderson, IN USA