|Aug. 7 2:36 PM PT3:36 PM MT4:36 PM CT5:36 PM ET21:36 GMT5:36 2:36 PM MST4:36 PM EST1:36 UAE (+1)23:3617:36 ET4:36 PM CT20:36 - The Denver Nuggets have re-signed Jameer Nelson to primarily serve as a backup and mentor for rookie point guard Emmanuel Mudiay.
Analysis: Nelson played 34 games last season for Denver mostly as a backup to Ty Lawson, who was traded to Houston last month. Nelson is expected to play a similar role off the bench in 2015-16 after the Nuggets drafted Mudiay with the seventh overall pick.
|Apr. 12 9:33 PM PT10:33 PM MT11:33 PM CT12:33 AM ET4:33 GMT12:33 9:33 PM MST11:33 PM EST8:33 UAE06:330:33 ET11:33 PM CT3:33 - Nelson has a strained right hip.
Analysis: It's unclear if Nelson will play again this season.
|Feb. 4 7:36 PM PT8:36 PM MT9:36 PM CT10:36 PM ET3:36 GMT11:36 8:36 PM MST10:36 PM EST7:36 UAE (+1)04:3622:36 ET9:36 PM CT1:36 - Nelson returned Friday for the Nuggets.
Analysis: Coach Brian Shaw said Nelson strained his Achilles his hometown of Philadelphia on Feb. 3.
|Jan. 24 10:00 PM PT11:00 PM MT12:00 AM CT1:00 AM ET6:00 GMT14:00 11:00 PM MST1:00 AM EST10:00 UAE07:001:00 ET12:00 AM CT4:00 - Nelson had a season-high 23 points in a 100-99 loss to visiting Boston on Friday night.
Analysis: Nelson, acquired from Boston in exchange for Nate Robinson in a trade Jan. 13, was making his first start for the Nuggets in place of Ty Lawson.
|Jan. 13 6:12 PM PT7:12 PM MT8:12 PM CT9:12 PM ET2:12 GMT10:12 7:12 PM MST9:12 PM EST6:12 UAE (+1)03:1221:12 ET8:12 PM CT0:12 - The Denver Nuggets traded backup point guard Nate Robinson to the Boston Celtics on Tuesday for Nelson.
Analysis: It will be Nelson's third team this season. He signed with Dallas before the season and then wound up in Boston as part of the trade that sent Rajon Rondo to the Mavericks.
|Jan. 5 10:00 PM PT11:00 PM MT12:00 AM CT1:00 AM ET6:00 GMT14:00 11:00 PM MST1:00 AM EST10:00 UAE07:001:00 ET12:00 AM CT4:00 - Nelson is dealing with an ankle injury.
Analysis: He did not play Wednesday and it's uncertain when he'll return. Nelson, however, is not worth owning in your league.
|Dec. 18 4:14 PM PT5:14 PM MT6:14 PM CT7:14 PM ET0:14 GMT8:14 5:14 PM MST7:14 PM EST4:14 UAE (+1)01:1419:14 ET6:14 PM CT22:14 - A person with knowledge of the deal says the Boston Celtics have agreed to trade four-time all-star point guard Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks.
Analysis: The Celtics will get Jae Crowder, Brandan Wright, Nelson and two draft picks, said the person who spoke on the condition of anonymity Thursday night because the trade was not official yet.
|Dec. 11 9:44 PM PT10:44 PM MT11:44 PM CT12:44 AM ET5:44 GMT13:44 10:44 PM MST12:44 AM EST9:44 UAE06:440:44 ET11:44 PM CT3:44 - Nelson sat out the Dallas Mavericks' game against the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday night due to a sore right shoulder.
Analysis: Nelson, who missed three games last month because of back spasms, had season highs of 18 points and four 3-point field goals Tuesday at Memphis.
|Nov. 29 6:54 PM PT7:54 PM MT8:54 PM CT9:54 PM ET2:54 GMT10:54 7:54 PM MST9:54 PM EST6:54 UAE (+1)03:5421:54 ET8:54 PM CT0:54 - Nelson remains out for the Mavs.
Analysis: Nelson is dealing with back spasms.
|July 24 2:51 PM PT3:51 PM MT4:51 PM CT5:51 PM ET21:51 GMT5:51 2:51 PM MST4:51 PM EST1:51 UAE (+1)23:5117:51 ET4:51 PM CT20:51 - The Dallas Mavericks have signed Nelson as a free agent. Terms of the deal announced Thursday weren't released, but it is reportedly a one-year contract for the team's salary cap exception of $2.7 million.
Analysis: Nelson spent his first 10 seasons with Orlando after the Magic acquired his rights from Denver, which took him with the 20th overall pick in 2004. The 32-year-old has career averages of 12.6 points and 5.4 assists. Orlando waived its career leader in assists on June 30. He joins a crowded list at point guard alongside Devin Harris and Raymond Felton.