NBA: Denver scores 139 points, beats Memphis

Game recap
Nikola Jokic scored 47 points, Will Barton had 28 points, as Denver Nuggets defeated Memphis Grizzlies, 139-137, on Apr 20, 2021. Ja Morant scored 36 points for Memphis Grizzlies.
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Denver Nuggets

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Nikola Jokic 45 15 8 0 1 47
Will Barton 44 6 7 1 1 28
Michael Porter 43 7 1 0 1 21
Jamychal Green 23 5 1 1 0 12
Paul Millsap 12 5 2 1 1 12
P.J. Dozier 37 5 5 0 1 10
Facundo Campazzo 35 3 2 1 0 3
Aaron Gordon 21 8 3 0 1 2
Shaquille Harrison 17 1 1 1 0 2
Vlatko Cancar 10 3 0 0 0 2
Team 290 58 30 5 6 139
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Memphis Grizzlies

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Ja Morant 45 8 12 2 1 36
De'Anthony Melton 40 8 6 4 0 25
Grayson Allen 43 3 1 3 0 24
Xavier Tillman 41 14 1 2 1 18
Kyle Anderson 38 6 6 1 0 11
John Konchar 16 1 0 0 0 10
Justise Winslow 17 1 1 0 0 6
Brandon Clarke 23 4 4 2 1 4
Desmond Bane 15 2 1 0 0 3
Tyus Jones 7 0 1 0 0 0
Team 290 47 33 14 3 137

Denver Nuggets Vs Memphis Grizzlies

Game notes

Nikola Jokic

Nikola Jokic

Nikola Jokic scored 40 points or more for the 5th time in 57 NBA games this season. He has done it 2 times on the road, and 3 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 50. He recorded it on a February 06, 2021 game against Sacramento Kings (119-114 loss).

Nikola Jokic grabbed 15 rebounds or more for the 9th time in 57 NBA games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 22. He recorded it on a January 24, 2021 game against Phoenix Suns (112-120 win).

Will Barton

Will Barton

Will Barton scored 28 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 24 points scored in a April 07, 2021 game against Detroit Pistons (134-119 win). He scored 20 points or more 9 times this season in NBA games.

Will Barton made 5 three-points or more for the 6th time in 54 NBA games this season. His season-high in three-points made is 6. He recorded it on a January 13, 2021 game against Brooklyn Nets (122-116 loss).

Michael Porter

Michael Porter

Michael Porter scored 20 points or more for the 21th time in 47 NBA games this season. He has done it 10 times on the road, and 11 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 30. He recorded it on a January 26, 2021 game against Dallas Mavericks (113-117 win).

Michael Porter made 5 three-points or more for the 7th time in 47 NBA games this season. His season-high in three-points made is 6. He recorded it on a January 26, 2021 game against Dallas Mavericks (113-117 win).

Jamychal Green

Jamychal Green

Jamychal Green scored 10 points or more for the 18th time in 44 NBA games this season. He has done it 9 times on the road, and 9 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 20. He recorded it on a March 29, 2021 game against Atlanta Hawks (126-102 win).

Paul Millsap

Paul Millsap

Paul Millsap scored 10 points or more for the 24th time in 45 NBA games this season. He has done it 10 times on the road, and 14 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 22. He recorded it on a February 11, 2021 game against Cleveland Cavaliers (133-95 win).

P.J. Dozier

P.J. Dozier

P.J. Dozier scored 10 points or more for the 9th time in 42 NBA games this season. He has done it 4 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 19. He recorded it on a March 03, 2021 game against Milwaukee Bucks (97-128 win).

Ja Morant

Ja Morant

Ja Morant scored 30 points or more for the 6th time in 47 NBA games this season. He has done it 3 times on the road, and 3 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 44. He recorded it on a December 24, 2020 game against San Antonio Spurs (119-131 loss).

Ja Morant had 12 assists and set his new season-high in assists (in NBA). His previous record was 11 assists in a March 27, 2021 game against Utah Jazz (117-114 loss). He had 10 assists or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

De'Anthony Melton

De'Anthony Melton

De'Anthony Melton scored 25 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 23 points scored in a March 30, 2021 game against Houston Rockets (110-120 win). He scored 20 points or more 4 times this season in NBA games.

De'Anthony Melton 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.

Xavier Tillman

Xavier Tillman

Xavier Tillman scored 18 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 15 points scored in a April 18, 2021 game against Milwaukee Bucks (115-128 win). He scored 10 points or more 11 times this season in NBA games.

Xavier Tillman grabbed 14 rebounds and set his new season-high in rebounding (in NBA). His previous record was 10 rebounds in a February 23, 2021 game against Dallas Mavericks (102-92 loss). He grabbed 10 rebounds or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Kyle Anderson

Kyle Anderson

Kyle Anderson scored 10 points or more for the 32th time in 53 NBA games this season. He has done it 14 times on the road, and 18 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 28. He recorded it on a December 29, 2020 game against Brooklyn Nets (111-116 win).

Grayson Allen

Grayson Allen

Grayson Allen scored 20 points or more for the 7th time in 42 NBA games this season. He has done it 6 times on the road, and 1 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 30. He recorded it on a April 08, 2021 game against Atlanta Hawks (113-131 win).

John Konchar

John Konchar

John Konchar scored 10 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 9 points scored in a February 03, 2021 game against Indiana Pacers (134-116 loss). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

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