NBA: Nikola Jokic grabs 22 rebounds, Denver outlasts Phoenix

Game recap
Nikola Jokic scored 29 points, Jamal Murray had 26 points, as Denver Nuggets defeated Phoenix Suns, 120-112, on Jan 24, 2021. Chris Paul scored 21 points for Phoenix Suns.
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Phoenix Suns

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Chris Paul 42 9 13 2 0 21
Jae Crowder 44 7 3 1 0 21
Cameron Johnson 34 3 0 2 0 19
Deandre Ayton 37 13 1 0 2 17
Mikal Bridges 36 5 2 0 1 11
Jevon Carter 16 5 2 1 0 8
Abdel Nader 29 4 2 0 0 6
Jalen Smith 8 2 0 0 1 5
Frank Kaminsky 20 2 1 0 0 2
Cameron Payne 15 0 2 2 0 2
Langston Galloway 3 0 0 0 0 0
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Denver Nuggets

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Nikola Jokic 42 22 6 1 0 29
Jamal Murray 43 6 5 0 1 26
Jamychal Green 23 5 2 0 0 16
Michael Porter 35 11 0 1 1 14
Monte Morris 36 4 1 0 1 13
Gary Harris 36 3 0 1 0 10
P.J. Dozier 17 4 3 0 0 6
Facundo Campazzo 14 0 2 0 0 3
Paul Millsap 19 8 1 0 0 2
Will Barton 20 2 2 1 0 1

Phoenix Suns Vs Denver Nuggets

Game notes

Chris Paul

Chris Paul

Chris Paul scored 20 points or more for the 3th time in 15 NBA games this season. He has done it 2 times on the road, and 1 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 22. He recorded it on a December 27, 2020 game against Sacramento Kings (106-103 loss).

Chris Paul had 10 assists or more for the 2th time in 15 NBA games this season. His season-high in assists is 15. He recorded it on a January 23, 2021 game against Denver Nuggets (126-130 loss).

Deandre Ayton

Deandre Ayton

Deandre Ayton scored 10 points or more for the 11th time in 15 NBA games this season. He has done it 5 times on the road, and 6 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 27. He recorded it on a January 23, 2021 game against Denver Nuggets (126-130 loss).

Deandre Ayton grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 7th time in 15 NBA games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 17. He recorded it on a January 21, 2021 game against Houston Rockets (103-109 win).

Jae Crowder

Jae Crowder

Jae Crowder tied his season-high in scoring with 21 points (in NBA). He scored 20 points or more 3 times this season in NBA games.

Jae Crowder tied his season-high with 6 three-points made (in NBA). He made 5 three-points or more 2 times this season in NBA games.

Mikal Bridges

Mikal Bridges

Mikal Bridges scored 10 points or more for the 11th time in 15 NBA games this season. He has done it 6 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 34. He recorded it on a January 10, 2021 game against Indiana Pacers (117-125 win).

Cameron Johnson

Cameron Johnson

Cameron Johnson scored 10 points or more for the 9th time in 15 NBA games this season. He has done it 5 times on the road, and 4 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 21. He recorded it on a December 28, 2020 game against Sacramento Kings (100-116 win).

Nikola Jokic

Nikola Jokic

Nikola Jokic scored 20 points or more for the 12th time in 16 NBA games this season. He has done it 5 times on the road, and 7 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 38. He recorded it on a January 08, 2021 game against Dallas Mavericks (117-124 loss).

Nikola Jokic grabbed 22 rebounds and set his new season-high in rebounding (in NBA). His previous record was 15 rebounds in a January 06, 2021 game against Minnesota Timberwolves (123-116 win). He grabbed 20 rebounds or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Jamal Murray

Jamal Murray

Jamal Murray scored 20 points or more for the 8th time in 15 NBA games this season. He has done it 3 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 36. He recorded it on a January 04, 2021 game against Minnesota Timberwolves (109-124 win).

Michael Porter

Michael Porter

Michael Porter scored 10 points or more for the 5th time in 6 NBA games this season. He has done it 2 times on the road, and 3 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 30. He recorded it on a December 30, 2020 game against Sacramento Kings (125-115 loss).

Michael Porter grabbed 11 rebounds and set his new season-high in rebounding (in NBA). His previous record was 10 rebounds in a December 30, 2020 game against Sacramento Kings (125-115 loss). He grabbed 10 rebounds or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Jamychal Green

Jamychal Green

Jamychal Green scored 10 points or more for the 8th time in 12 NBA games this season. He has done it 4 times on the road, and 4 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 17. He recorded it on a January 06, 2021 game against Minnesota Timberwolves (123-116 win).

Monte Morris

Monte Morris

Monte Morris scored 10 points or more for the 13th time in 16 NBA games this season. He has done it 7 times on the road, and 6 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 24. He recorded it on a December 30, 2020 game against Sacramento Kings (125-115 loss).

Gary Harris

Gary Harris

Gary Harris scored 10 points or more for the 10th time in 14 NBA games this season. He has done it 5 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 21. He recorded it on a January 09, 2021 game against Philadelphia 76ers (103-115 win).

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