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Jokic has 49, triple-double as Nuggets edge Clippers in OT

Jan. 20, 2022 02:29 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic had 49 points, 14 rebounds and fed Aaron Gordon for a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 1.9 seconds left in overtime for his 10th assist, giving the Denver Nuggets a 130-128 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday night. Jokic drew a double-team,...

Gobert has double-double, Jazz beat Nuggets 125-102

Jan. 16, 2022 23:38 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Rudy Gobert had 18 points and 19 rebounds in his return to Utah’s lineup, Donovan Mitchell scored 31 points and the Jazz beat the Denver Nuggets 125-102 on Sunday night. Bojan Bogdanovic finished with 21 points to help the Jazz end a four-game skid. ...

Jokic has 8th triple-double, Nuggets rout Lakers, 133-96

Jan. 16, 2022 00:50 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Michael Malone knew Bones Hyland was struggling, so the Denver coach sat down with him after a Denver morning shootaround this week. The chat did wonders for the Nuggets rookie. Now it's the Los Angeles Lakers who could use another pep talk. ...

Clippers rally from 25 down in 2nd half, stun Nuggets 87-85

Jan. 12, 2022 02:22 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amir Coffey had 18 points, Reggie Jackson scored 11 of his 13 in the fourth quarter and the Los Angeles Clippers rallied from a 25-point deficit in the second half for a stunning 87-85 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Tuesday night. Terance Mann scored nine of...

Nikola Jokic scores 33 points, Nuggets beat Kings, 121-111

Jan. 08, 2022 00:42 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — The Denver Nuggets have struggled to hold leads in the third quarter this season. When another one was slipping away, the reigning MVP carried them. Nikola Jokic had 12 of his high 33 points in the third quarter and grabbed 10 rebounds, and the Nuggets beat the...

Curry makes 3,000th 3-pointer, Nuggets edge Warriors 89-86

Dec. 29, 2021 01:27 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry became the first player in NBA history to make 3,000 career 3-pointers on Tuesday night in a game where the Denver Nuggets barely held off the NBA-leading Golden State Warriors 89-86. Denver's Nikola Jokic blocked a potential game-tying shot by...

Washington, Oubre help Hornets rally past Nuggets, 115-107

Dec. 24, 2021 01:13 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Kelly Oubre Jr., P.J. Washington and the Charlotte reserves helped recapture the momentum with their early fourth-quarter spurt. Only fitting they got to finish it, too. Washington hit three big 3-pointers down the stretch, Oubre scored 14 of his 23...

Gilgeous-Alexander's triple-double leads Thunder past Denver

Dec. 23, 2021 00:03 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Shai Gilgeous-Alexander had his second career triple-double with 27 points, 11 rebounds and 12 assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Denver Nuggets 108-94 on Wednesday night. Gilgeous-Alexander had the first triple-double by a Thunder player at home...

Hyland, Morris pace Nuggets in 133-115 win over Hawks

Dec. 17, 2021 23:06 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Rookie Bones Hyland scored a career-high 24 points in a reserve role, Monte Morris added 21 and the Denver Nuggets beat the Atlanta Hawks 133-115 on Friday night. Nikola Jokic and Jeff Green each finished with 20 points for the Nuggets, who have won three of four and...

Jokic, Nuggets avenge loss to Spurs with 127-112 victory

Dec. 12, 2021 00:15 AM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Denver Nuggets responded to their worst loss of the season just as coach Michael Malone had hoped. Nikola Jokic had 35 points, 17 rebounds and eight assists and the Nuggets avenged an earlier loss to San Antonio, beating the Spurs 127-112 on Saturday night....