2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
6-7, 4th in Northwest
5h

The Hoop Collective: PG's Shooting, Jokic's Passing, Jaylen Brown's Improvement

In an annual tradition, Brian Windhorst, Kevin Pelton and Kevin Arnovitz discuss some of the league's statistical anomalies and whether they'll hold up. Will Paul George's hot shooting continue? How unreal are Nikola Jokic's passing numbers? Can Trae Young shake his cold spell? All that and more in the small sample theater.

9h

Clarkson helps Jazz to 5th straight, beat Nuggets 109-105

— Reserve Jordan Clarkson scored 23 points, Donovan Mitchell added 18 and the Utah Jazz beat the Nuggets 109-105 Sunday night in a rematch of their thrilling first-round playoff series last season that Denver captured in seven games.

Jokic, Green connect for the slam (0:22)
10h
Murray drills the deep contested and-1 triple (0:21)
11h
Murray is cleared for takeoff (0:17)
11h
Jokic throws down two-handed slam on the break (0:24)
12h
Should Luka or Jokic be the NBA MVP favorite? (1:01)
3d
Jokic schools Wiseman with slick reverse dunk (0:28)
3d
Garrett Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images
5dOhm Youngmisuk

Malone acknowledges Porter Jr. has had virus

Nuggets coach Michael Malone said Tuesday night that Michael Porter Jr.'s absence from the team is because he has had the coronavirus.

5d

Durant scores 34, Nets charge back from 18 down, top Nuggets

— Kevin Durant had 34 points, 13 assists and nine rebounds, Bruce Brown made a huge contribution while starting for the absent Kyrie Irving, and the Brooklyn Nets rallied from 18 down to beat the Denver Nuggets 122-116 on Tuesday night.

Hartenstein throws down vicious poster slam on Harris (0:22)
6d
Bol Bol sinks triple early in first career start (0:18)
6d
8d

Jokic, Nuggets win easily again, rout Knicks 114-89

— Nikola Jokic had 22 points, 10 rebounds and five assists in another short night, and the Denver Nuggets reached .500 for the first time this season with a 114-89 victory over the New York Knicks on Sunday.

Morris, Hartenstein connect on pick-and-roll (0:15)
7d
Gary Harris steals and slams (0:20)
7d
Dozier lobs it up to Hartenstein for a one-handed flush (0:18)
9d
Barton goes behind-the-back to Jokic for the slam (0:20)
9d
Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images
9dTim Bontemps and Adrian Wojnarowski

Doc's short-handed Sixers no match for Nuggets

With coach Doc Rivers saying the league should not have played the game, the short-handed Philadelphia 76ers -- with just seven healthy players -- lost to the visiting Denver Nuggets on Saturday afternoon.

Jokic sends game to OT with jumper at buzzer (0:28)
10d

Team Stats

Points Per Game115.47th
Rebounds Per Game43.224th
Assists Per Game27.23rd
Points Allowed112.521st

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2020-2167.462
2019-204627.630
2018-195428.659
2017-184636.561
2016-174042.488