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Bucks beat Nuggets 120-109, extend win streak to 6 games

Nov. 27, 2021 00:55 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 24 points and 13 rebounds, Pat Connaughton added 20 points off the bench and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the depleted Denver Nuggets 120-109 on Friday night for their sixth straight win. Antetokounmpo hit 10 of 13 shots in just 30...

Suns win 12th straight with ease, roll past Nuggets 126-97

Nov. 21, 2021 23:33 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — The Phoenix Suns rolled up 48 points in just the first quarter with a smorgasbord of 3-pointers, dunks and mid-range jumpers that buried the Denver Nuggets. Cam Johnson admits it was pretty impressive. He still believes the Suns can do better. ...

LaVine, DeRozan come up big as Bulls beat Nuggets 114-108

Nov. 20, 2021 00:39 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Zach LaVine took over late before handing things over to DeMar DeRozan, who took it from there. That was much to the delight of a strong Chicago crowd, too, chanting “Let's go Bulls!" at every chance. LaVine scored 12 of his 36...

Small lineup helps Mavs rally in 4th to beat Nuggets 111-101

Nov. 15, 2021 23:50 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Kristaps Porzingis had 29 points and 11 rebounds, Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 13 of his 19 in the fourth quarter and the Dallas Mavericks rallied behind a small-ball lineup to beat the Denver Nuggets 111-101 on Monday night. Dallas opened the fourth period on...

Jokic's triple-double leads Nuggets past Hawks 105-96

Nov. 13, 2021 01:38 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic had 22 points, 19 rebounds and 10 assists in his return from a one-game suspension, posting his second triple-double of the season to lead the Denver Nuggets to a 105-96 win over the struggling Atlanta Hawks on Friday night. Jokic, the...

Jokic's block preserves Nuggets' 95-94 win over Rockets

Nov. 06, 2021 21:10 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic blocked Jae’Sean Tate’s drive to the basket as time ran out and the short-handed Denver Nuggets escaped with a 95-94 victory over the Houston Rockets on Saturday. Jokic finished with 28 points and 14 rebounds as the Nuggets won despite the...

Morant scores 26 to lead Grizzlies past Nuggets 106-97

Nov. 02, 2021 00:18 AM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Ja Morant had 26 points, eight assists and seven rebounds, Tyus Jones added 17 points and the Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Denver Nuggets 106-97 on Monday night. Xavier Tillman had 12 points, while Desmond Bane and Jaren Jackson Jr. finished...

Jokic scores 26, Nuggets rally to beat Wolves 93-91

Oct. 31, 2021 00:36 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nikola Jokic had 26 points and 19 rebounds, and the Denver Nuggets completed a late rally to win their 12th in a row against Minnesota, beating the Timberwolves 93-91 on Saturday night. Monte Morris made a layup to break an 89-all tie with 2:04 to...

Jokic boosts Nuggets on a bruised knee, beat Mavs 106-75

Oct. 30, 2021 01:38 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic just set the bar high among his teammates for pain tolerance. The reigning NBA MVP had 11 points and 16 rebounds on a bruised right knee, Will Barton added 17 points and the Denver Nuggets routed the Dallas Mavericks 106-75 on Friday night. ...

Gobert leads Jazz over Nuggets 122-110 as Jokic gets hurt

Oct. 27, 2021 01:51 AM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Without the injured Nikola Jokic on the court, Rudy Gobert gladly took center stage down the stretch. Gobert had 23 points and 16 rebounds and Donovan Mitchell added 22 points to lead the Utah Jazz to a 122-110 win over the Denver Nuggets on...