Jokic, Nuggets fall to LeBron and the Lakers

2018-10-26T08:31:54+00:00 2018-10-26T15:18:00+00:00.

Giorgos Efkarpides

26/Oct/18 08:31

Eurohoops.net

The Los Angeles Lakers got their first home win of the season at the expense of Nikola Jokic’s Denver Nuggets.

By George Efkarpides / efkarpides@eurohoops.net

The Nuggets came into last night’s game with a 4-0 record but LeBron James got his first triple-double as a Laker (28-11-11) leading his team to a 121-114 win.

Serbian star Nikola Jokic scored 24 points to go along with his 11 boards, 3 assists, a steal and a block for the losing side.

Montenegrin center Nikola Vucevic continued his stellar play with 24 points, 11 rebounds, 3 assists, two steals, and a block despite the 114-128 home loss to the Portland Trail Blazers.

Bosnian big, Jusuf Nurkic also posted a double-double, 18 points with 10 rebounds adding an assist, a steal and 3 blocks.

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Here are last night’s results and the euro-scorers:

DETROIT PISTONS CLEVELAND CAVALIERS 110-103 Pachulia 2 p. 2 r. 3 a. 1 b. – Osman 3 p. 6 r. 3 a. 1 s.
ORLANDO MAGIC PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS 114-128 Vucevic 24 p. 11 r. 3 a. 2 s. 1 b., Fournier 17 p. 3 r. 6 a.
OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER BOSTON CELTICS 95-101 Abrines 6 p. 1 r. 1 a. – Theis 4 p. 1 r.
LOS ANGELES LAKERS DENVER NUGGETS 121-114 Mykhailiuk 4 p. 2 r. 1 a. – Jokic 24 p 11 r. 3 a. 1 s. 1 b., Hernangomez 2 p.