Jokic triple-double guides Nuggets to victory-ZoomTech News

Reigning NBA champions the Denver Nuggets maintained their unbeaten begin to the NBA season with a 110-102 success over the Utah Jazz.

Serbian Nikola Jokic claimed the 107th triple-double of his profession with 27 factors, 11 assists and 10 rebounds in a fourth win out of 4 for Denver.

Jokic is now tied with LeBron James and Jason Kidd for the fourth most triples in NBA historical past.

Denver led by 10 factors after the primary quarter and managed it after that.

Aaron Gordon added 21 factors and 7 rebounds for the Nuggets whereas Jamal Murray had 18 factors, together with three three-pointers.

Elsewhere, Stephen Curry topped 40 factors for the second time this season because the Golden State Warriors eased previous the New Orleans Pelicans 130-102.

Curry, who scored 41 factors in Friday’s victory over Sacramento, completed with a 42-point haul that included seven three-pointers.

New Warriors recruit Chris Paul added 13 factors off the bench whereas Moses Moody and Trayce Jackson-Davis additionally completed with 13 apiece. Zion Williamson and CJ McCollum led the New Orleans scorers with 19 factors every.

Warriors coach Steve Kerr was filled with reward for Curry’s efforts.

“He is white sizzling,” stated Kerr. “It is wonderful watching him. He seems to be higher than ever at 35.

“However he places the work in each summer season, retains on the lookout for methods to get higher. He is continually looking for edges in his coaching – it is simply gorgeous to observe.”

Just like the Nuggets, the Dallas Mavericks and the Boston Celtics additionally stay unbeaten within the early phases of the season.

The Mavericks defeated the Memphis Grizzlies 125-110 with 35 factors, 12 rebounds and 12 assists from Luka Doncic, whereas Jaylen Brown’s 36 factors and 33 from Jayson Tatum helped the Celtics beat the Washington Wizards 126-107.

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