Jokic’s triple-double leads Nuggets to 128-97 rout of Bucks

Nuggets win 3rd straight with one game left before the All-Star break.
Published: Mar. 2, 2021 at 10:46 PM MST
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MILWAUKEE (AP) - Nikola Jokic had 37 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds for his ninth triple-double of the season and 50th of his career, and the Denver Nuggets trounced Milwaukee 128-97 to snap the Bucks’ five-game winning streak. Jamal Murray added 24 points as the Nuggets earned their third straight victory and showed no signs of wear one night after winning 118-112 at Chicago. Denver handed Milwaukee its most lopsided loss of the year. The Nuggets shot 55.8% for the highest field-goal percentage by any Bucks opponent this season. Giannis Antetokoumpo had 27 points and eight rebounds for Milwaukee as the Bucks finished an eight-game homestand

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