NBA Playoffs: Chris Paul dishes 15 assists, Phoenix knocks off Denver

Game recap
Chris Paul scored 17 points, Devin Booker had 18 points, as Phoenix Suns defeated Denver Nuggets, 123-98, on Jun 10, 2021. Nikola Jokic scored 24 points for Denver Nuggets.
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Phoenix Suns

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Devin Booker 33 10 2 1 0 18
Chris Paul 30 5 15 0 1 17
Mikal Bridges 28 2 0 0 0 16
Deandre Ayton 25 10 0 0 0 15
Jae Crowder 25 5 0 1 1 11
Torrey Craig 14 4 3 0 1 10
Dario Saric 16 4 1 0 0 8
Cameron Payne 15 3 1 0 0 7
E'twaun Moore 6 1 1 0 0 7
Cameron Johnson 20 3 0 1 0 7
Frank Kaminsky 6 2 2 0 0 5
Jevon Carter 6 0 2 0 0 2
Jalen Smith 6 2 0 0 0 0
Langston Galloway 6 1 0 0 1 0
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Denver Nuggets

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Nikola Jokic 29 13 6 1 0 24
Paul Millsap 11 6 2 0 2 11
Michael Porter 27 6 1 0 0 11
Will Barton 15 1 3 0 1 10
Zeke Nnaji 6 0 0 0 0 6
Austin Rivers 24 0 1 1 0 6
Aaron Gordon 20 1 0 0 0 6
Markus Howard 10 0 1 0 0 6
Vlatko Cancar 6 1 0 0 0 5
Jamychal Green 23 5 1 0 0 4
Monte Morris 22 5 3 0 0 3
Javale Mcgee 6 1 1 0 2 3
Facundo Campazzo 29 4 2 1 0 3
Shaquille Harrison 6 3 3 1 1 0

Boxscore glossary

Basketball stats abbreviations

  • MIN: Minutes played
  • 2M-2A: Two-points field goal maid, attempted
  • 3M-3A: Three-points field goal maid, 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

Phoenix Suns Vs Denver Nuggets

Game notes

Chris Paul

Chris Paul

Chris Paul scored 10 points or more for the 3th time in 8 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 1 times on the road, and 2 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 21. He recorded it on a June 08, 2021 game against Denver Nuggets (122-105 win).

Chris Paul had 15 assists and set his new season-high in assists (in NBA Playoffs). His previous record was 12 assists in a June 04, 2021 game against Los Angeles Lakers (100-113 win). He had 15 assists or more 1 times this season in NBA Playoffs games.

Devin Booker

Devin Booker

Devin Booker scored 10 points or more for the 8th time in 8 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 3 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 47. He recorded it on a June 04, 2021 game against Los Angeles Lakers (100-113 win).

Devin Booker grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 2th time in 8 NBA Playoffs games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 11. He recorded it on a June 04, 2021 game against Los Angeles Lakers (100-113 win).

Jae Crowder

Jae Crowder

Jae Crowder scored 10 points or more for the 4th time in 8 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 2 times on the road, and 2 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 18. He recorded it on a June 04, 2021 game against Los Angeles Lakers (100-113 win).

Deandre Ayton

Deandre Ayton

Deandre Ayton scored 10 points or more for the 6th time in 8 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 2 times on the road, and 4 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 22. He recorded it on a May 28, 2021 game against Los Angeles Lakers (109-95 loss).

Deandre Ayton grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 6th time in 8 NBA Playoffs games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 17. He recorded it on a May 30, 2021 game against Los Angeles Lakers (92-100 win).

Torrey Craig

Torrey Craig

Torrey Craig scored 10 points or more for the 2th time in 8 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 1 times on the road, and 1 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 11. He recorded it on a May 28, 2021 game against Los Angeles Lakers (109-95 loss).

Mikal Bridges

Mikal Bridges

Mikal Bridges scored 10 points or more for the 6th time in 8 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 2 times on the road, and 4 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 23. He recorded it on a June 08, 2021 game against Denver Nuggets (122-105 win).

Nikola Jokic

Nikola Jokic

Nikola Jokic scored 20 points or more for the 7th time in 8 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 4 times on the road, and 3 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 38. He recorded it on a June 02, 2021 game against Portland Trail Blazers (147-140 win).

Nikola Jokic grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 2th time in 8 NBA Playoffs games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 16. He recorded it on a May 23, 2021 game against Portland Trail Blazers (109-123 loss).

Paul Millsap

Paul Millsap

Paul Millsap scored 10 points or more for the 2th time in 8 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 1 times on the road, and 1 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 15. He recorded it on a May 25, 2021 game against Portland Trail Blazers (128-109 win).

Will Barton

Will Barton

Will Barton scored 10 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA Playoffs). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in NBA Playoffs games.

Michael Porter

Michael Porter

Michael Porter scored 10 points or more for the 7th time in 8 NBA Playoffs games this season. He has done it 4 times on the road, and 3 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 26. He recorded it on a June 04, 2021 game against Portland Trail Blazers (115-126 win).