Nuggets coach Malone gave a media interview after training today.
Malone revealed in an interview that Michael Porter Jr. will play in the opening game of the regular season against the Lakers on October 25th, after missing all five preseason games due to an ankle injury.
In addition, Malone stated that Braun will also participate in the opening match.
Last season, Porter played 62 games in the regular season, averaging 17.4 points, 5.5 rebounds, and 1 assist per game. In the playoffs, he averaged 13.4 points, 8.1 rebounds, and 1.6 assists per game.