NBA: Nikola Jokic records triple-double, Denver takes down Detroit

Game recap
Nikola Jokic scored 20 points, Markus Howard had 20 points, as Denver Nuggets defeated Detroit Pistons, 104-91, on May 15, 2021. Hamidou Diallo scored 18 points for Detroit Pistons.
Detroit Pistons logo

Detroit Pistons

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Hamidou Diallo 35 12 3 1 2 18
Tyler Cook 34 5 1 0 1 17
Deividas Sirvydis 19 1 0 0 0 16
Saddiq Bey 39 4 1 2 0 14
Jahlil Okafor 21 4 0 0 0 13
Josh Jackson 33 10 7 1 3 11
Killian Hayes 37 3 7 1 2 2
Saben Lee 19 2 2 1 0 0
Team 240 41 21 6 8 91
Denver Nuggets logo

Denver Nuggets

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Nikola Jokic 26 15 11 0 0 20
Markus Howard 33 3 2 0 1 20
Monte Morris 17 0 3 1 0 15
Vlatko Cancar 31 4 0 2 0 11
Michael Porter 23 6 3 1 0 9
Zeke Nnaji 20 2 2 2 0 8
Austin Rivers 23 2 3 0 0 8
Jamychal Green 22 5 3 0 1 7
JaVale McGee 15 5 1 0 1 6
Shaquille Harrison 21 6 1 0 0 0
Bol Bol 4 1 0 0 0 0
Team 240 49 29 6 3 104

Detroit Pistons Vs Denver Nuggets

Game notes

Hamidou Diallo

Hamidou Diallo

Hamidou Diallo scored 10 points or more for the 30th time in 50 NBA games this season. He has done it 14 times on the road, and 16 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 35. He recorded it on a May 05, 2021 game against Charlotte Hornets (99-102 loss).

Hamidou Diallo grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 3th time in 50 NBA games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 13. He recorded it on a February 15, 2021 game against Oklahoma City Thunder (114-109 loss).

Josh Jackson

Josh Jackson

Josh Jackson scored 10 points or more for the 41th time in 59 NBA games this season. He has done it 22 times on the road, and 19 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 31. He recorded it on a April 02, 2021 game against Washington Wizards (120-91 win).

Josh Jackson tied his season-high with 10 rebounds (in NBA). He grabbed 10 rebounds or more 2 times this season in NBA games.

Tyler Cook

Tyler Cook

Tyler Cook scored 17 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 13 points scored in a May 04, 2021 game against Orlando Magic (112-119 loss). He scored 10 points or more 5 times this season in NBA games.

Jahlil Okafor

Jahlil Okafor

Jahlil Okafor tied his season-high in scoring with 13 points (in NBA). He scored 10 points or more 4 times this season in NBA games.

Deividas Sirvydis

Deividas Sirvydis

Deividas Sirvydis scored 16 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 8 points scored in a May 09, 2021 game against Philadelphia 76ers (118-104 loss). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Saddiq Bey

Saddiq Bey

Saddiq Bey scored 10 points or more for the 45th time in 66 NBA games this season. He has done it 21 times on the road, and 24 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 30. He recorded it on a February 13, 2021 game against Boston Celtics (102-108 win).

Nikola Jokic

Nikola Jokic

Nikola Jokic scored 20 points or more for the 54th time in 71 NBA games this season. He has done it 27 times on the road, and 27 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 had 10 assists or more for the 21th time in 71 NBA games this season. His season-high in assists is 18. He recorded it on a December 29, 2020 game against Houston Rockets (124-111 win).

Nikola Jokic grabbed 15 rebounds or more for the 11th time in 71 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).

Markus Howard

Markus Howard

Markus Howard scored 20 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 15 points scored in a May 14, 2021 game against Minnesota Timberwolves (103-114 win). He scored 20 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Monte Morris

Monte Morris

Monte Morris scored 10 points or more for the 29th time in 46 NBA games this season. He has done it 15 times on the road, and 14 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).

Vlatko Cancar

Vlatko Cancar

Vlatko Cancar scored 10 points or more for the 2th time in 39 NBA games this season. He has done it 2 times on the road, and 0 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 14. He recorded it on a May 14, 2021 game against Minnesota Timberwolves (103-114 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