Double Dribble

An NBA blog from Newsday's Bobby Bonett

Injuries piling up for Nuggets; Rudy out for season

The Denver Nuggets announced Wednesday that guard Rudy Fernandez will miss the rest of the season.

Fernandez needs to undergo surgery on his lower back.

The Nuggets acquired Fernandez from the Dallas Mavericks in the offseason. Fernandez didn't play for the Mavs, traded to Dallas from Portland following the 2010-11 season.

A former All-Rookie second team selection, Fernandez has...

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