• by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    G Will Barton announces signing with Nuggets

    Guard Will Barton has confirmed via Instagram that he has re-signed with the Nuggets. The three-year deal is reportedly worth $11 million. Barton received significant playing time down the stretch for Denver after a trade brought him from Portland He finished the season having averaged 11.0 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.9 assists in 28 games.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Nuggets' Will Barton wants to stay in Denver beyond this season

    When asked if he would like to continue his playing career in Denver, Nuggets guard Will Barton did not hesitate to express his willingness to remain in Denver, reports The Denver Post. "No doubt," Barton said. "I think we can build something here. We have a lot of good talent, a good organization, coaching staff is good. I can see us building and having a strong future here. We can grow together." Barton was acquired from Portland in the Arron Afflalo trade and said he likes what he sees from the team. "It's gone exactly how I expected it to be," he said. "I figured I'd play more minutes. I figured we'd start winning more games, start gelling and get a good chemistry, and I think that's what's happening."

  • by Brandon Wise | Staff Writer

    Nuggets' Wil Barton posts double-double in losing effort Sunday

    Nuggets guard Will Barton scored 16 points on 7 of 14 shooting from the field in Denver's 99-92 loss to the Pelicans Sunday. Barton also grabbed 10 rebounds to record his first double-double of the season. It was his first double-double since last April. Barton also added two steals to his totals.

  • by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com

    Will Barton scores 22 off bench for Nuggets

    Will Barton scored a team-high 22 points for the Nuggets in a 104-82 loss to the Jazz on Friday. Barton hit eight of 15 shots and was the only Nuggets player to shoot 50 percent or better from the field. The rest of the team shot 29 percent to complete a 1-9 month of February. ''We are about to lose our sanity,'' said point guard Ty Lawson. ''These are most games I've lost in my whole career.'' The Nuggets next host the Pelicans on Sunday night.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Nuggets SG Will Barton scores season-high 22 vs. Suns

    Nuggets shooting guard Will Barton scored a season-high 22 points on 6 of 9 shooting, including 3 of 5 shooting from behind the arc, in his team's 110-96 loss to the Suns Wednesday. Barton, who saw a season-high 34 minutes of action in the loss, has played at least 20 minutes in each of his three appearances since being acquired from Portland last week. He managed just one game with at least 20 minutes played during his previos 30 games with the Blazers. Barton also racked up eight rebounds, three assists and one block. The Nuggets take a four-game losing streak into Friday's matchup with the Jazz.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Nuggets send Arron Afflalo, Alonzo Gee to Blazers

    The Nuggets agreed to trade guard Arron Afflalo and forward Alonzo Gee to the Trail Blazers, league sources confirmed to CBSSports.com NBA Insider Ken Berger. In exchange for Afflalo and Gee, the Trail Blazers will send Will Barton, Victor Claver and a 2016 lottery-protected first-round pick to Denver. If the pick is not traded by 2017, it would turn into two second-round picks. The Nuggets will also receive Thomas Robinson.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Blazers upgrade G Will Barton to probable

    The Trail Blazers upgraded shooting guard Will Barton (gastritis) to probable for Thursday's game against Indiana. He's averaging 9.9 minutes, chipping in 3.0 points per game.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Blazers' Will Barton able to workout on Wednesday

    Trail Blazers guard Will Barton was able to workout on Wednesday. Barton has been dealing with an illness, which has impacted his ability to play recently. Barton tweeted that he had a "good workout," and that he's looking forward to getting back on the court. There's no timeline for his return yet.

  • by Brandon Wise | Staff Writer

    Trail Blazers rule Will Barton out for Tuesday's game against Nuggets

    The Trail Blazers have ruled out guard Will Barton for Tuesday's game against the Nuggets with an illness. Barton has played off and on in the Blazers last five games, missing three of them. Barton is averaging 3.0 points and 0.8 assists per game.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Blazers SG Will Barton (illness) out Sunday

    Trail Blazers shooting guard Will Barton has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Timberwolves due to gastroenteritis. Barton has been a limited contributor this season, averaging 3.0 points and almost 10 minutes in 12 games played.