Billups returns to hometown Nuggets as established player

Updated: November 7, 2008, 2:40 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

Denver Nuggets guard Chauncey Billups took his physical on Thursday morning, then met with his new team and practiced at the Pepsi Center in Denver.

Billups returned to the Nuggets after a Monday trade that sent Allen Iverson to Detroit. Billups will make his homecoming debut Friday night when Denver hosts Dallas (8:30 p.m., ESPN).

"I am extremely happy to be home. It's a dream," Billups said in a news conference. "It's a dream to me to be coming back home at a time of my career ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?