Jokic not enough for Nuggets against Pelicans

2019-12-26T08:41:03+00:00 2019-12-26T08:41:03+00:00.

Antigoni Zachari

26/Dec/19 08:41

Eurohoops.net

Take a look at how the Europeans of the NBA did on Christmas day!

By Eurohoops team / info@eurohoops.net

Christmas day was full of action in the NBA for the European stars.

Nikola Jokic posted a double-double of 23 points and 10 rebounds, though he wasn’t able to lead Nuggets to the win over Pelicans, with the latter team prevailing 112-100.

Daniel Theis posted 13 points and six rebounds across 24 minutes in Boston Celtics‘ 118-102 victory over Toronto Raptors. Serge Ibaka posted 12 points and 8 rebounds in 23 minutes on the court for Raptors.

The Sixers prevailed over the Bucks with a 121-109 victory. Furkan Korkmaz was one of the main scorers with 16 points and three steals in 25 minutes coming from the bench. At the same time, Giannis Antetokounmpo had a double-double of 18 points, 14 rebounds, along with 7 assists in 30 minutes though he couldn’t lead the Bucks to victory in the end.

Golden State Warriors got past Houston Rockets and Clint Capela with a 116-104 win. The Swiss big man posted 10 points and 11 rebounds in 29 minutes.

Ivica Zubac helped LA Clippers get past LA Lakers (111-106) with 11 points and eight boards in his 17-minute presence on the court.

NBA Standings:

EASTERN CONFERENCE

TEAM
1Milwaukee Bucks Wins27 Losses5 Win Percentage.844 Games Behind Conference Record17 and3 Division Recordand0 Home Record15 and2 Away Record12 and3 Last Ten Recordand2 Win Streak 1Losses
2Boston Celtics Wins21 Losses7 Win Percentage.750 Games Behind4.0 Conference Record14 and4 Division Recordand3 Home Record12 and1 Away Recordand6 Last Ten Recordand2 Win Streak 4Wins
3Miami Heat Wins22 Losses8 Win Percentage.733 Games Behind4.0 Conference Record15 and2 Division Recordand0 Home Record13 and1 Away Recordand7 Last Ten Recordand3 Win Streak 3Wins
4Philadelphia 76ers Wins23 Losses10 Win Percentage.697 Games Behind4.5 Conference Record16 and5 Division Recordand2 Home Record16 and2 Away Recordand8 Last Ten Recordand3 Win Streak 3Wins
5Indiana Pacers Wins21 Losses10 Win Percentage.677 Games Behind5.5 Conference Record14 and8 Division Recordand6 Home Record14 and3 Away Recordand7 Last Ten Recordand3 Win Streak 1Wins
6Toronto Raptors Wins21 Losses10 Win Percentage.677 Games Behind5.5 Conference Record14 and6 Division Recordand3 Home Record13 and4 Away Recordand6 Last Ten Recordand4 Win Streak 2Losses
7Brooklyn Nets Wins16 Losses13 Win Percentage.552 Games Behind9.5 Conference Record10 and7 Division Recordand2 Home Recordand5 Away Recordand8 Last Ten Recordand4 Win Streak 1Wins
8Orlando Magic Wins13 Losses17 Win Percentage.433 Games Behind13.0 Conference Recordand9 Division Recordand1 Home Recordand6 Away Recordand11 Last Ten Recordand6 Win Streak 1Wins
9Charlotte Hornets Wins13 Losses20 Win Percentage.394 Games Behind14.5 Conference Recordand13 Division Recordand3 Home Recordand9 Away Recordand11 Last Ten Recordand6 Win Streak 3Losses
10Chicago Bulls Wins12 Losses20 Win Percentage.375 Games Behind15.0 Conference Recordand13 Division Recordand4 Home Recordand10 Away Recordand10 Last Ten Recordand6 Win Streak 1Losses
11Detroit Pistons Wins11 Losses20 Win Percentage.355 Games Behind15.5 Conference Recordand18 Division Recordand6 Home Recordand10 Away Recordand10 Last Ten Recordand7 Win Streak 5Losses
12Washington Wizards Wins9 Losses20 Win Percentage.310 Games Behind16.5 Conference Recordand10 Division Recordand4 Home Recordand7 Away Recordand13 Last Ten Recordand7 Win Streak 1Wins
13Cleveland Cavaliers Wins9 Losses21 Win Percentage.300 Games Behind17.0 Conference Recordand18 Division Recordand5 Home Recordand10 Away Recordand11 Last Ten Recordand6 Win Streak 3Wins
14New York Knicks Wins7 Losses24 Win Percentage.226 Games Behind19.5 Conference Recordand18 Division Recordand8 Home Recordand12 Away Recordand12 Last Ten Recordand7 Win Streak 3Losses
15Atlanta Hawks Wins6 Losses25 Win Percentage.194 Games Behind20.5 Conference Recordand16 Division Recordand3 Home Recordand11 Away Recordand14 Last Ten Recordand9 Win Streak 8Losses

WESTERN CONFERENCE

TEAM
1Los Angeles Lakers Wins24 Losses7 Win Percentage.774 Games Behind Conference Record16 and4 Division Recordand2 Home Record10 and4 Away Record14 and3 Last Ten Recordand4 Win Streak 4Losses
2Denver Nuggets Wins21 Losses9 Win Percentage.700 Games Behind2.5 Conference Record12 and5 Division Recordand0 Home Record13 and4 Away Recordand5 Last Ten Recordand3 Win Streak 1Losses
3LA Clippers Wins23 Losses10 Win Percentage.697 Games Behind2.0 Conference Record15 and7 Division Recordand1 Home Record14 and2 Away Recordand8 Last Ten Recordand3 Win Streak 1Wins
4Houston Rockets Wins21 Losses10 Win Percentage.677 Games Behind3.0 Conference Record13 and6 Division Recordand2 Home Record10 and4 Away Record11 and6 Last Ten Recordand3 Win Streak 1Losses
5Dallas Mavericks Wins19 Losses10 Win Percentage.655 Games Behind4.0 Conference Record11 and4 Division Recordand0 Home Recordand7 Away Record11 and3 Last Ten Recordand4 Win Streak 1Losses
6Utah Jazz Wins18 Losses12 Win Percentage.600 Games Behind5.5 Conference Record12 and7 Division Recordand2 Home Record11 and3 Away Recordand9 Last Ten Recordand4 Win Streak 1Losses
7Oklahoma City Thunder Wins15 Losses14 Win Percentage.517 Games Behind8.0 Conference Record12 and10 Division Recordand4 Home Record11 and5 Away Recordand9 Last Ten Recordand3 Win Streak 4Wins
8Portland Trail Blazers Wins14 Losses17 Win Percentage.452 Games Behind10.0 Conference Recordand12 Division Recordand3 Home Recordand7 Away Recordand10 Last Ten Recordand4 Win Streak 1Losses
9San Antonio Spurs Wins12 Losses17 Win Percentage.414 Games Behind11.0 Conference Recordand10 Division Recordand3 Home Recordand8 Away Recordand9 Last Ten Recordand4 Win Streak 1Wins
10Sacramento Kings Wins12 Losses18 Win Percentage.400 Games Behind11.5 Conference Recordand9 Division Recordand2 Home Recordand6 Away Recordand12 Last Ten Recordand6 Win Streak 4Losses
11Phoenix Suns Wins11 Losses19 Win Percentage.367 Games Behind12.5 Conference Recordand15 Division Recordand3 Home Recordand12 Away Recordand7 Last Ten Recordand8 Win Streak 7Losses
12Memphis Grizzlies Wins11 Losses20 Win Percentage.355 Games Behind13.0 Conference Recordand12 Division Recordand3 Home Recordand12 Away Recordand8 Last Ten Recordand5 Win Streak 1Losses
13Minnesota Timberwolves Wins10 Losses19 Win Percentage.345 Games Behind13.0 Conference Recordand16 Division Recordand6 Home Recordand10 Away Recordand9 Last Ten Recordand10 Win Streak 11Losses
14New Orleans Pelicans Wins9 Losses23 Win Percentage.281 Games Behind15.5 Conference Recordand14 Division Recordand5 Home Recordand11 Away Recordand12 Last Ten Recordand7 Win Streak 2Wins
15Golden State Warriors Wins8 Losses24 Win Percentage.250 Games Behind16.5 Conference Recordand17 Division Recordand4 Home Recordand10 Away Recordand14 Last Ten Recordand6 Win Streak 3Wins