Latest Jamal Murray News

Antetokounmpo posts 36 points, 18 rebounds, Bucks flex defensive muscle in 112-95 win over Nuggets

Feb. 13, 2024 01:01 AM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks believed their defense was improving, even as they struggled to win games immediately after new coach Doc Rivers’ arrival. Now they’re producing results to back that up. Giannis Antetokounmpo had 36 points, 18 rebounds and...

Jamal Murray scores 29 points and Nuggets hold off Lakers in the final minutes for a 114-106 victory

Feb. 09, 2024 01:28 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jamal Murray scored 29 points, Michael Porter Jr. added 27 and the Denver Nuggets snapped the Los Angeles Lakers' three-game winning streak with a 114-106 victory Thursday night. Nikola Jokic had 24 points, 13 rebounds and nine assists for the defending NBA...

Jokic and Murray lead Denver's comeback as Nuggets beat Blazers 112-103 for weekend sweep of rivals

Feb. 05, 2024 00:02 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Jamal Murray loves that the Denver Nuggets can turn to their championship mettle in crunch time. He hates that they have to rely on that so often. “I think we should just be a little bit more on point to start the game, not to have to kick it into another gear,”...

Jokic posts 15th triple-double of season as Nuggets hold off short-handed Blazers 120-108

Feb. 03, 2024 00:47 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Whenever the Denver Nuggets start to take the floaters and volleyball-like tip passes from Nikola Jokic even a little bit for granted, they remember one thing. “What life was like before Nikola got here,” Denver coach Michael Malone said. “I think people don't...

Jokic gets triple-double, Nuggets spoil Doc Rivers' debut as Bucks coach with 113-107 win

Jan. 30, 2024 01:16 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Doc Rivers saw the same thing coaching from the sideline Monday night as he did watching from his couch all season — a talented Milwaukee team that just needs a little more time to take shape. Also, that Nikola Jokic continues to be next-level at everything he does....

Jokic, Nuggets fend off gritty 76ers 111-105 as Embiid sits out for 4th consecutive time in Denver

Jan. 27, 2024 21:58 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — This matinee was no marquee, not with one of its co-stars missing again. The Denver Nuggets fended off the gritty, short-handed Philadelphia 76ers 111-105 on Saturday behind 26 points and 16 rebounds from Nikole Jokic, who was again denied his rematch with fellow MVP...

Murray's 31 points, Jokic's triple-double help Nuggets fend off Pacers for 114-109 victory

Jan. 23, 2024 22:35 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Nikola Jokic did a little bit of everything Tuesday night. He scored 31 points, had 13 rebounds and 10 assists for his 13th triple-double of the season. He made 3 of 4 from 3-point range including a crucial one late in the first half and the decisive one with...

Nikola Jokic has 42 points and 12 rebounds, Nuggets beat Wizards 113-104

Jan. 21, 2024 21:50 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nikola Jokic had 42 points, 12 rebounds and eight assists and the defending champion Denver Nuggets beat the Washington Wizards 113-104 on Sunday night. Jokic was 15 of 20 from the field and made 12 of 14 free throws. He also blocked three shots. ...

Murray and Jokic help Nuggets hand Celtics their first loss at home this season, 102-100

Jan. 19, 2024 23:31 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — The Denver Nuggets felt they let a winnable game slip away in the closing minutes during a narrow loss at Philadelphia earlier this week. They found themselves in a similar situation late against one of the NBA's top teams and made sure not to let it happen again. ...

Jokic leads balanced offensive effort in Nuggets' 117-109 win over Pacers

Jan. 14, 2024 19:30 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic recorded 25 points, 12 rebounds and nine assists, finishing an assist shy of his 13th triple-double of the season, to help lead the Denver Nuggets to a 117-109 victory against the Indiana Pacers on Sunday. Michael Porter Jr. and Jamal Murray matched Jokic...