The Denver Nuggets of the National Basketball Association (NBA) won seven consecutive victories thanks to Nicola Jokic’s triple-double performance.
Denver won 122-113 in a home game against the Portland Trail Blazers in the 2022-2023 NBA regular season held at Ball Arena in Denver, Colorado, USA on the 18th (Korean time).
Denver, which has recently been on the rise of 7 consecutive wins, recorded 31-13, pushing the Memphis Grizzlies (30-13), who did not play that day, by 0.5 games to become the sole first place in the Western Conference.
Portland, which went 21-23, was tied for 10th among 15 teams in the Western Conference. 먹튀검증
Jokic recorded 36 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists that day, achieving his 13th triple-double this season alone.
In terms of the number of triple-doubles this season, Jokic records the most with 13, and Luka Doncic (Dallas) is second with 10.
Jokic is a Serbian, Doncic is a Slovenian nationality and is a ‘European group’.
Denver won all 13 games this season in which Jokic had a triple-double. In addition, they continued their strong performance at home with 20 wins and 3 losses, including a recent record of 14 home matches.
Denver continued its winning streak despite manager Mike Malone’s absence on the day due to the league’s health and safety protocol.
Portland, where Damien Lillard scored 44 points alone, has not been able to break its recent eight-game losing streak.