Nuggets go cold from 3, eliminated from playoffs in Game 5 loss to Warriors
SAN FRANCISCO (KKTV) - The Denver Nuggets were eliminated from the NBA playoffs following a 102-98 loss to the Golden State Warriors Wednesday in Game 5 of the opening round.
The Nuggets committed 15 turnovers and finished 6-29 on 3-pointers. Warriors guard Steph Curry scored 30 points, including a layup with 30 seconds to go to seal the game for Golden State.
Denver center Nikola Jokic finished with 30 points, 19 rebounds and 8 assists in a losing effort. Golden State wins the series 4-1 and will advance to face either (2) Memphis or (7) Minnesota in the next round.
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