Denver Nuggets Logo and Tagline The Denver Nuggets are an American professional basketball team based in Denver. The Nuggets compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member of the league's Western Conference Northwest Division. The team was founded as the Denver Larks in 1967 as a charter franchise of the American Basketball Association (ABA), but changed their name to Rockets before the first season. The Rockets then changed their name again to the Nuggets in 1974. Info \tType : Sports team \tSports : Basketball \tConference : Western \tDivision : Northwest \tFounded : 1967 \tArena : Ball Arena \tLocation : Denver, Colorado \tTeam colors : Midnight blue, sunshine yellow, Flatirons red, skyline blue \tOwnership : Kroenke Sports & Entertainment \tWebsite : www.nba.com/nuggets Denver Nuggets Tagline / Slogan \t5280 Relentless. Denver Nuggets Logo Denver Nuggets Logo Tags : Denver Nuggets Logo, Denver Nuggets Tagline, Denver Nuggets Slogan, Denver Nuggets Owner, Denver Nuggets Motto.