Team: Denver Nuggets

Debut Year: December 15, 1990

Signature Move: Daring acrobatics and innovative skits

Rocky Trivia

  • Described as the Denver Nuggets’ “Supermascot,” Rocky the Mountain Lion is one of the NBA’s most beloved and recognizable mascots.
  • Rocky was born in the Rocky Mountains. He stands tall at 5’10” and weighs 154 pounds. His tail measures up to three feet in length.
  • According to Sports Illustrated, Rocky was the highest-paid NBA mascot in 2023. He makes $625,000 annually, about 10x more than the earnings of the average NBA mascot.
  • Rocky enjoys spending time in the Colorado community. He regularly makes appearances at schools of all levels and is a critical part of the Denver Nuggets’ community programs.

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