JaVale McGee joining Nuggets' lineup Thursday with Michael Porter Jr. resting

Denver Nuggets center JaVale McGee will start on Thursday against the Minnesota Timberwolves.

What It Means:

The Nuggets will start McGee and Nikola Jokic together in the frontcourt while Michael Porter Jr. gets a night off. This will be McGee's first start for the Nuggets this season.

numberFire’s models project McGee for 16.9 FanDuel points versus the Timberwolves and he has a $3,500 salary on Thursday.