Jokic goes for 32-11-5 and leads Nuggets past Knicks

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04/Dec/21 21:22

Nikola Jokic had everything planned out as he paced the Denver Nuggets to a road win over the New York Knicks

By Eurohoops team/

The Denver Nuggets are a completely different team when Nikola Jokic is in control and that’s exactly what happened in their 113-99 road win against the New York Knicks.

Jokic took over completely the organization in offense and paced the squad with a 32-point performance while adding 11 rebounds and five assists. He shot 14-19 from two and 3-7 from three, doing all of it in a bit under 27 minutes on the floor.

Zeke Nnaji grabbed some spotlight for himself with 21 points on 5-9 from deep while Facundo Campazzo had eight points, four assists and three rebounds.

For the Knicks, Julius Randle had an all-around display with 24 points, eight assists, seven rebounds while Evan Fournier scored 15 points.

Denver reached the .500 mark with this win and now holds an 11-11 record in the seventh spot in the Western Conference while the Knicks are 11th in the East with 11-12.