Jokic leads All-NBA team; MVP runner-up Embiid 2nd-team pick

Denver’s Nikola Jokic was the runaway MVP this season, which made it a virtual certainty that he would also be an All-NBA first-team selection. Here’s the rarity: The MVP runner-up…

MVP Nikola Jokic ejected, Suns sweep Nuggets 125-118

Chris Paul couldn’t miss. Devin Booker couldn’t be stopped. The Phoenix Suns roared into the Western Conference Finals for the first time in 11 years Sunday night with a testy…

Nikola Jokic becomes lowest draft pick ever to win MVP award

Nikola Jokic was selected with the 41st draft pick when he entered the NBA seven years ago. Now, by overwhelming consensus, he’s No. 1. The Nuggets’ big man was revealed…

Jokic scores 38, Nuggets beat Blazers 128-109 to even series

Nikola Jokic and the Denver Nuggets played with an unspoken sense of urgency. “Because if you’re going to talk about it, you’re not going to do it,” the big man…

Jokic, Embiid, Curry announced as NBA MVP finalists

Denver’s Nikola Jokic finished ninth in the MVP voting last season. Philadelphia’s Joel Embiid and Golden State’s Stephen Curry didn’t get listed on a single ballot a year ago. A…

Jokic, Porter lead Nuggets past Raptors 121-111

Nikola Jokic had 19 points and 11 rebounds in just three quarters to lead the Denver Nuggets past the Toronto Raptors 121-111 on Thursday night. Michael Porter Jr. scored 23…

Nikola Jokic has 37 points, Nuggets beat Pelicans 113-108

Nikola Jokic had 37 points and nine assists and the Denver Nuggets outlasted the New Orleans Pelicans 113-108 in a tight fourth quarter Friday night. Michael Porter Jr. scored 25…

Jokic dominates with 39 points as Nuggets beat Bulls 118-112

Nikola Jokic dominated with 39 points and 14 rebounds, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Chicago Bulls 118-112 on Monday night. Jokic finished with nine assists, just missing his 50th…

Jamal Murray, Nikola Jokic help Nuggets rout Thunder 126-96

Jamal Murray continued his hot scoring with 26 points and Nikola Jokic had his eighth triple-double of the season to help the Denver Nuggets rout the Oklahoma City Thunder 126-96…

Jokic scores 41, Nuggets beat Trail Blazers 111-106

Nikola Jokic had 41 points and Jamal Murray celebrated his 24th birthday by scoring 19 of his 24 in the fourth quarter to lead the Denver Nuggets over the Portland…