Jokic helps Nuggets win Game 1 over Portland

Basketball 04/30/19, 01:40

Nikola Jokic scored 37 points and the Denver Nuggets withstood Damian Lillard's 39-point effort and Enes Kanter's strong return to Portland's lineup in a 121-113 win over the well-rested Trail Blazers in the opener of their second-round playoff series Monday night.Lillard, who struck for 50 points, including a 37-footer at ...

Jokic’s 37 points leads Nuggets past Portland 121-113

Sports 04/30/19, 00:20

Nikola Jokic scored 37 points and the Denver Nuggets withstood Damian Lillard's 39-point effort and Enes Kanter's strong return to Portland's lineup in a 121-113 win over the well-rested Trail Blazers in the opener of their second-round playoff series Monday night.Lillard, who struck for 50 points, including a 37-footer at ...

Spurs force Game 7 with 120-103 win over Nuggets

Basketball 04/25/19, 21:41

LaMarcus Aldridge scored 26 points and DeMar DeRozan added 25 to help the San Antonio Spurs overcome Nikola Jokic's 43 points and beat the Denver Nuggets 120-103 on Thursday night, forcing a Game 7 of the opening round series.Jokic had 27 points in the second half to post the third ...

Spurs’ DeRozan fined $25K for throwing ball toward ref

Basketball 04/21/19, 15:47

San Antonio Spurs guard DeMar DeRozan has been fined $25,000 by the NBA for heaving a ball past an official and into the stands of a playoff game against the Denver Nuggets.The fine was handed down Sunday by league discipline executive Kiki VanDeWeghe.The incident occurred with about 5 minutes remaining ...

Mitchell scores 46, Jazz beat Nuggets 118-108

Basketball 04/09/19, 22:50

Donovan Mitchell matched his career high with 46 points as the Utah Jazz beat the Denver Nuggets 118-108 on Tuesday night.Rudy Gobert had 20 points and 10 rebounds, Derrick Favors scored 16 points and Joe Ingles added 10 points and 13 assists as Utah won its last eight regular-season home ...

Lillard scores 30 points, Trail Blazers beat Nuggets 115-108

Basketball 04/07/19, 22:54

Damian Lillard scored 30 points to lead the Portland Trail Blazers to a 115-108 victory over a Denver Nuggets team that rested its top three scorers Sunday night after securing home-court advantage in the playoffs.Al-Farouq Aminu added 23 points and 11 rebounds for Portland, which held on to fourth place ...

Nuggets beat Knicks for 6th straight, share of 1st in West

Basketball 03/22/19, 20:56

Nikola Jokic had 21 points and 17 rebounds, Jamal Murray scored 18 points, and the Denver Nuggets beat the New York Knicks 111-93 on Friday night for their sixth straight victory.Gary Harris chipped in 14 points for Denver, which moved into a tie with defending champion Golden State for first ...

Nuggets beat Wizards 113-108 for fifth straight victory

Basketball 03/21/19, 21:31

Nikola Jokic had 15 points and 11 assists, and the Denver Nuggets beat the fading Washington Wizards 113-108 on Thursday night for their fifth straight victory.Paul Millsap, Gary Harris, Jamal Murray and Torrey Craig also added 15 points for the Nuggets, who were playing for the first time since clinching ...

Jokic leads balanced Nuggets effort in 113-108 win over Wiz

Basketball 03/21/19, 20:34

Nikola Jokic had 15 points and 11 assists, and the Denver Nuggets beat the fading Washington Wizards 113-108 on Thursday night for their fifth straight victory.Paul Millsap, Gary Harris, Jamal Murray and Torrey Craig also added 15 points for the Nuggets, who were playing for the first time since clinching ...

LeBron passes Jordan, but Nuggets beat Lakers 115-99

Basketball 03/07/19, 01:06

Will Barton scored 23 points, Gary Harris added 19 and the Denver Nuggets snapped their three-game losing streak with a 115-99 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday night despite LeBron James' move into fourth place on the NBA's career scoring list.James scored 31 points and surpassed Michael Jordan's ...

Spurs hold off Nuggets’ late rally in 104-103 win

Basketball 03/04/19, 23:21

DeMar DeRozan had 24 points and LaMarcus Aldridge added 22 as the San Antonio Spurs withstood Denver's closing rally to hold on for a 104-103 win over the Nuggets on Monday night.Denver rallied from 21 points down and held San Antonio scoreless over the final 2 1/2 minutes, getting the ...

Holiday scores 29, Pelicans beat Nuggets 120-112

Basketball 03/03/19, 00:04

Jrue Holiday scored 29 points, Julius Randle had 28 and the New Orleans Pelicans rallied from 19 points down in the first half to beat the Denver Nuggets 120-112 on Saturday night.Frank Jackson added 16 points for the Pelicans, who were without Anthony Davis (rest) and E'Twaun Moore (thigh).Nikola Jokic ...

Redick scores 34 points, 76ers beat Nuggets 117-110

Basketball 02/08/19, 21:39

JJ Redick scored a season-high 34 points, Jimmy Butler had 22 and the new-look Philadelphia 76ers beat the Denver Nuggets 117-110 on Friday night.Tobias Harris had 14 points and eight rebounds in his first game for Philadelphia and Joel Embiid scored 15 and grabbed 12 boards despite playing with a ...

Jokic scores season-high 39, Nuggets beat Hornets 123-110

Sports 01/05/19, 19:44

Nikola Jokic scored a season-high 39 points and grabbed 12 rebounds, reserve Paul Millsap added 18 and the Western Conference-leading Denver Nuggets knocked off the Charlotte Hornets 123-110 on Saturday for their 10th straight home victory.At 26-11, the Nuggets are off to their best NBA start in franchise history. This ...

Nuggets waive veteran guard Nick Young

Basketball 12/30/18, 14:25

The Denver Nuggets have waived veteran guard Nick Young with several players starting to return to health. The team announced the move Sunday on its Twitter account. Young was signed earlier this month with the Nuggets missing several starters because of injuries. Forward Paul Millsap returned following a broken big toe in ...

Jokic scores 27 as Nuggets hold off Grizzlies 105-99

Basketball 12/10/18, 23:37

Nikola Jokic had 27 points and 12 rebounds, reserve Monte Morris tied a career high with 20 points and the injury-depleted Denver Nuggets beat the Memphis Grizzlies 105-99 on Monday night.Morris gave the Nuggets the lead for good on a 3-pointer with 5:22 remaining. Juancho Hernangomez followed with another 3-pointer ...

Jokic triple-double leads Nuggets past Raptors 106-103

Basketball 12/03/18, 22:19

Nikola Jokic capped a triple-double with three free throws in the final seven seconds, Kyle Lowry missed a 3-pointer at the buzzer and the Denver Nuggets overcame an injury to leading scorer Gary Harris to beat the Toronto Raptors 106-103 on Monday night.Jokic made it 104-103 with a free throw ...

Harris has 27 and Nuggets edge Blazers 113-112

Basketball 12/01/18, 01:26

Gary Harris, who had missed Denver's last two games with a sore left ankle, scored 27 points and the Nuggets won their fifth straight game by edging the Portland Trail Blazers 113-112 on Friday night.Paul Millsap added 22 points for the Nuggets, who led by as many as 17 points ...

Millsap, Murray lead Nuggets past Timberwolves, 103-101

Basketball 11/21/18, 22:37

Paul Millsap had 25 points, Jamal Murray added 18 and the Denver Nuggets used a 35-point third quarter to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 103-101 on Wednesday night.Karl-Anthony Towns led Minnesota with 22 points, and Derrick Rose added 20 off the bench.Minnesota trailed 89-76 early in the fourth quarter when its ...

Davis scores 40, leads the Pelicans past the Nuggets 125-115

Basketball 11/17/18, 21:54

Anthony Davis scored 40 points and led the New Orleans Pelicans to a 125-115 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Saturday night.Davis followed up his 43-point performance in a 129-124 victory against New York on Friday night by leading a balanced scoring effort for New Orleans, which won for the ...

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