NBA: Nikola Jokic records triple-double, Denver prevails over Houston

Game recap
Nikola Jokic scored 19 points, Michael Porter had 14 points, as Denver Nuggets defeated Houston Rockets, 124-111, on Dec 29, 2020. James Harden scored 34 points for Houston Rockets.
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Denver Nuggets

PLAYER Pts Reb Ast MIN 2M-2A 3M-3A FG% 1M-1A 1% Or Dr Reb Ast To Stl Blk Fo Pts Eff
Jamal Murray
Jamal Murray
21 5 2 31 3-8 4-6 50.0% 3-7 42.9% 2 3 5 2 2 0 1 0 21 16
Nikola Jokic
Nikola Jokic
19 12 18 34 7-10 1-1 72.7% 2-3 66.7% 4 8 12 18 3 3 1 2 19 46
Paul Millsap
Paul Millsap
19 3 1 24 4-4 3-4 87.5% 2-3 66.7% 0 3 3 1 3 0 0 1 19 18
Michael Porter
Michael Porter
14 9 2 23 3-5 2-6 45.5% 2-3 66.7% 0 9 9 2 0 0 1 2 14 19
Gary Harris
Gary Harris
14 3 2 28 4-4 2-6 60.0% 0-1 0.0% 1 2 3 2 1 3 0 1 14 16
Monte Morris
Monte Morris
12 4 5 23 4-4 1-3 71.4% 1-3 33.3% 0 4 4 5 0 0 1 2 12 18
Will Barton
Will Barton
11 4 0 22 4-8 1-4 41.7% 0-0 - 0 4 4 0 1 0 1 0 11 8
Isaiah Hartenstein
Isaiah Hartenstein
5 4 0 9 1-3 0-0 33.3% 3-6 50.0% 2 2 4 0 1 1 0 4 5 4
Facundo Campazzo
Facundo Campazzo
4 1 0 5 0-1 0-0 0.0% 4-4 100.0% 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 2 4 3
P.J. Dozier
P.J. Dozier
3 5 1 19 1-5 0-0 20.0% 1-2 50.0% 2 3 5 1 1 1 1 1 3 5
R.J. Hampton
R.J. Hampton
2 1 0 4 1-1 0-0 100.0% 0-0 - 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 3
Bol Bol
Bol Bol
0 1 0 5 0-2 0-0 0.0% 0-0 - 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
Zeke Nnaji
Zeke Nnaji
0 0 0 3 0-0 0-1 0.0% 0-0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -1
Vlatko Cancar
Vlatko Cancar
0 0 0 3 0-1 0-0 0.0% 0-0 - 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -2
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Denver Nuggets
124 52 31 240 32-56 14-31 52.9% 18-32 56.3% 11 41 52 31 14 8 7 18 124 153
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Houston Rockets

PLAYER Pts Reb Ast MIN 2M-2A 3M-3A FG% 1M-1A 1% Or Dr Reb Ast To Stl Blk Fo Pts Eff
James Harden
James Harden
34 6 8 31 5-7 5-9 62.5% 9-9 100.0% 0 6 6 8 5 1 0 2 34 38
Christian Wood
Christian Wood
23 3 1 36 5-15 4-5 45.0% 1-2 50.0% 0 3 3 1 0 2 2 1 23 19
David Nwaba
David Nwaba
14 5 1 31 4-8 1-3 45.5% 3-5 60.0% 1 4 5 1 1 2 0 2 14 13
Sterling Brown
Sterling Brown
12 4 2 30 3-3 2-5 62.5% 0-0 - 1 3 4 2 0 1 0 3 12 16
P.J. Tucker
P.J. Tucker
9 3 4 26 0-0 3-4 75.0% 0-0 - 0 3 3 4 0 2 0 2 9 17
Bruno Caboclo
Bruno Caboclo
6 6 0 19 3-6 0-3 33.3% 0-0 - 1 5 6 0 4 0 0 3 6 2
Jae'Sean Tate
Jae'Sean Tate
5 7 2 25 1-3 1-3 33.3% 0-0 - 2 5 7 2 3 0 1 5 5 8
Brodric Thomas
Brodric Thomas
5 0 1 8 1-1 0-2 33.3% 3-5 60.0% 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 5 0
Danuel House
Danuel House
3 4 6 28 1-4 0-5 11.1% 1-2 50.0% 0 4 4 6 0 0 0 5 3 4
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Houston Rockets
111 38 25 240 23-47 16-39 45.3% 17-23 73.9% 5 33 38 25 15 8 3 25 111 117

Boxscore glossary

Basketball stats abbreviations

  • MIN: Minutes played
  • 2M-2A: Two-points field goal made, attempted
  • 3M-3A: Three-points field goal made, attempted
  • FG%: Field goal percentage
  • 1M-1A: Free throws made, attempted
  • 1%: Free throw percentage
  • Or: Offensive rebounds
  • Dr: Defensive rebounds
  • Reb: Total rebounds
  • Ast: Assists
  • Stl: Steals
  • Blk: Blocks
  • Fo: Personal fouls
  • Pts: Points scored
  • Eff: Efficiency

If a player records double digits in a game in two of the PTS, REB, AST, STL or BLK statistics, he has a double-double. If he does it in three of this categories, he has a triple-double. If he does it in four categories he has a quadruple-double. Having a triple-double is considered as having a great game. Quadruple-doubles are extremely rare. Having one constitutes an historical performance. The last NBA player to record a quadruple double is David Robinson: it happened on February 17, 1994