Latest Jamal Murray News

Embiid scores 47 as 76ers beat Jokic, Nuggets 126-119

Jan. 28, 2023 19:09 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid won the battle of MVP candidates with 47 points and 18 rebounds as the Philadelphia 76ers extended their winning streak to seven games with a 126-119 win over Nikola Jokic and the Denver Nuggets on Saturday. Jokic and Embiid have finished first and...

Antetokounmpo helps Bucks beat short-handed Nuggets 107-99

Jan. 25, 2023 23:20 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo’s ability to keep getting to the free-throw line assured the Milwaukee Bucks would outlast the short-handed Denver Nuggets. Antetokounmpo had 33 points and 14 rebounds Wednesday night as the Bucks won 107-99 over the Nuggets, who were...

Jokic won't play for short-handed Nuggets at Milwaukee

Jan. 25, 2023 18:54 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Two-time reigning MVP Nikola Jokic won’t play for the Western Conference-leading Denver Nuggets on Wednesday night at Milwaukee as he continues to recover from a tight left hamstring. This will be the third game in the last four that Jokic has missed. After...

Jokic returns with triple-double, Nuggets top Pelicans 99-98

Jan. 24, 2023 23:59 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Nikola Jokic said he could still feel a slight difference between the injured left hamstring that sidelined him for two games and his healthy one when he returned to Denver's lineup. Not that it stopped him from notching his 15th triple-double of the season, or...

Gilgeous-Alexander hits winner, lifts Thunder past Nuggets

Jan. 22, 2023 23:53 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Shai Gilgeous-Alexander banked in a decisive 8-foot jumper with 9.2 seconds remaining and finished with 34 points as the Oklahoma City Thunder snapped Denver’s league-leading nine-game win streak and beat the Nuggets 101-99 Sunday night. After Denver’s Zeke Nnaji...

Murray gets 1st career triple-double, Nuggets rout Pacers

Jan. 21, 2023 01:05 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — The peach-colored coordination between Jamal Murray (shoes) and Nikola Jokic (suit) was purely by accident. This wasn't: Murray turning in his best Jokic imitation. Murray got his first career triple-double and the Denver Nuggets extended their winning...

Murray, Jokic help Nuggets rally past Timberwolves 122-118

Jan. 19, 2023 02:25 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Jamal Murray hit a go-ahead floater with 55.9 seconds remaining, Nikola Jokic broke Denver’s record for assists on the way to his 14th triple-double of the season, and the Nuggets rallied for a 122-118 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night. ...

Jokic's late 3 lifts Nuggets past Magic 119-116

Jan. 16, 2023 00:14 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1.2 seconds remaining, capping his 12th triple-double of the season, and the Denver Nuggets won their 13th in a row at home by beating the Orlando Magic 119-116 on Sunday night. Jokic connected from the top of the key,...

Nuggets beat Clippers 115-103 for 5th straight win

Jan. 14, 2023 01:25 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — No Nikola Jokic, no problem for the Denver Nuggets. Especially when it comes to the Clippers. Jamal Murray scored 24 points and Michael Porter Jr. added 22 in a 115-103 victory over Los Angeles on Friday night that Jokic missed because of right wrist management....

Jokic, Nuggets rout Suns 126-97 for 12th straight home win

Jan. 12, 2023 01:18 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic had 21 points, 18 rebounds and nine assists before sitting out the fourth quarter and the Denver Nuggets won their 12th straight home game, routing the weary and short-handed Phoenix Suns 126-97 on Wednesday night. Bones Hyland added 21 points and Jamal...