NBA: Denver drains 17 3-pointers, outlasts Phoenix

Game recap
Nikola Jokic scored 27 points, Will Barton had 20 points, as Denver Nuggets defeated Phoenix Suns, 110-98, on Oct 21, 2021. Chris Paul scored 15 points for Phoenix Suns.
Phoenix Suns logo

Phoenix Suns

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Mikal Bridges 34 5 0 1 1 16
Chris Paul 34 4 10 2 1 15
Deandre Ayton 33 6 2 1 0 15
Devin Booker 30 4 4 1 0 12
Landry Shamet 19 3 0 0 0 11
Cameron Johnson 24 2 1 1 0 11
Cameron Payne 14 2 3 1 0 10
JaVale McGee 15 8 0 0 1 6
Jae Crowder 24 8 2 1 0 2
Abdel Nader 13 3 1 1 0 0
Team 240 45 23 9 3 98
Denver Nuggets logo

Denver Nuggets

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Nikola Jokic 35 13 2 2 0 27
Will Barton 34 6 5 1 0 20
Michael Porter 34 6 5 2 0 15
Jeff Green 19 1 1 0 0 13
Aaron Gordon 29 8 4 0 1 12
P.J. Dozier 21 5 1 1 0 10
Monte Morris 28 2 3 0 0 9
Jamychal Green 13 2 0 1 0 2
Austin Rivers 8 0 0 0 0 2
Facundo Campazzo 20 3 4 2 0 0
Team 240 46 25 9 1 110

Phoenix Suns Vs Denver Nuggets

Game notes

Chris Paul

Chris Paul

Chris Paul scored 15 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Chris Paul had 10 assists and set his new season-high in assists (in NBA). He had 10 assists or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Deandre Ayton

Deandre Ayton

Deandre Ayton scored 15 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Landry Shamet

Landry Shamet

Landry Shamet scored 11 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Mikal Bridges

Mikal Bridges

Mikal Bridges scored 16 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Cameron Johnson

Cameron Johnson

Cameron Johnson scored 11 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Devin Booker

Devin Booker

Devin Booker scored 12 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Cameron Payne

Cameron Payne

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

Nikola Jokic

Nikola Jokic

Nikola Jokic scored 27 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). He scored 20 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Nikola Jokic grabbed 13 rebounds and set his new season-high in rebounding (in NBA). He grabbed 10 rebounds or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Will Barton

Will Barton

Will Barton scored 20 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). He scored 20 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Michael Porter

Michael Porter

Michael Porter scored 15 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Aaron Gordon

Aaron Gordon

Aaron Gordon scored 12 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

P.J. Dozier

P.J. Dozier

P.J. Dozier scored 10 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Jeff Green

Jeff Green

Jeff Green scored 13 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). 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