Tuesday, February 7, 2023

NBA summary: Nikola Jokic shines with triple-double early in the year

Serbian Nikola Jokic opened this sunday 2023 to reach 9 triple-doubles this season and 84 in his career and gave denver nuggets win against Boston Celticsin a day in the NBA in which i morant script of victory memphis grizzlies But sacramento kings and in which milwaukee buckswithout greek giannis antetocampolost to washington wizards,

Nuggets 123 – Celtics 111

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The reigning league MVP shone with a triple-double in the Nuggets’ home win over Boston, scoring 30 points, grabbing 12 rebounds and delivering 12 assists.

NBA started the year The clash between the leaders of the West, the Nuggets, and the leaders of the East, the Celtics and Jokic, gave a solid performance with you at the Pepsi Center 30 points, 12 rebounds and 12 assists.

The Nuggets’ success from the arc, with a stellar 17 out of 30 performance, They knocked down some Celtics who arrived in Denver with a streak of four consecutive wins.

Jaylen Brown’s 30 points and Jayson Tatum’s 25 couldn’t stop the Nuggets who are already the sole leader in the West.

Play was halted for nearly half an hour with problems with the basket at the Pepsi Center, when Robert Williams hung on to the rim after an alley-oop.

Bucks 95 – Wizards 118

The Bucks can’t live without Antetokounmpo. The leader of the 2021 Champions missed the first game of the year with a sore left knee, and his team, which was also missing Khris Middleton and Junior Holiday, sank against the Wizards.

Giannis had stellar performances in his last two games with double-doubles of 45 points and 22 rebounds in a loss against the Chicago Bulls and 43 points and 20 rebounds in a win against the Minnesota Timberwolves.

The Bucks’ best was Bobby Portis with 19 points. Spanish Serge Ibaka contributed 4 points, 2 rebounds, 2 steals and 1 shot in 15.37 minutes on the court.

Rui Hachimura’s 26 points, Kristaps Porzingis’ 22 points and 5 rebounds and Danny Avdija’s double-double of 11 points and 12 rebounds helped the Wizards solidify in the Fisher Forum.

Grizzlies 118 – Kings 108

Ja Morant signed 35 points with 8 rebounds and 5 assists and some directed the Grizzlies’ win against the Sacramento Kings, who came in the appointment after adding impressive wins at home against the Nuggets and Utah Jazz.

The entire Grizzlies quintet finished in double digits and Steven Adams dominated in the paint with 11 points and 23 rebounds, 13 of which were offensive.

For the Kings, Domantas Sabonis contributed a double-double of 18 points and 14 rebounds.

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