NBA: Denver drops 126 points, pulls away from Phoenix

Game recap
Nikola Jokic scored 21 points, Bones Hyland had 21 points, as Denver Nuggets defeated Phoenix Suns, 126-97, on Jan 12, 2023. Torrey Craig scored 16 points for Phoenix Suns.
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Denver Nuggets

PLAYER Pts Reb Ast MIN 2M-2A 3M-3A FG% 1M-1A 1% Or Dr Reb Ast To Stl Blk Fo Pts +/- Eff
Nikola Jokic 21 18 9 28 10-15 0-0 66.7% 1-3 33.3% 4 14 18 9 3 1 0 3 21 17 39
Bones Hyland 21 1 4 24 2-5 5-7 58.3% 2-2 100.0% 0 1 1 4 1 1 0 4 21 7 21
Jamal Murray 16 2 6 25 4-8 2-5 46.2% 2-3 66.7% 0 2 2 6 2 0 0 1 16 20 14
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 15 3 2 27 1-2 4-5 71.4% 1-1 100.0% 0 3 3 2 0 2 0 1 15 26 20
Zeke Nnaji 15 1 0 20 5-6 1-3 66.7% 2-2 100.0% 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 15 12 14
Aaron Gordon 12 0 2 24 4-4 0-0 100.0% 4-6 66.7% 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 2 12 18 14
Michael Porter 11 3 1 23 2-2 2-7 44.4% 1-2 50.0% 0 3 3 1 0 0 0 4 11 20 9
Jack White 5 2 0 5 1-2 1-1 66.7% 0-0 - 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 5 2 6
Bruce Brown 4 2 1 25 2-3 0-3 33.3% 0-0 - 1 1 2 1 2 2 1 2 4 11 4
Vlatko Cancar 2 3 3 19 1-1 0-2 33.3% 0-0 - 1 2 3 3 0 0 1 0 2 9 7
Ishmael Smith 2 0 1 6 1-2 0-0 50.0% 0-0 - 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 2 2 2
Christian Braun 2 0 0 9 0-1 0-1 0.0% 2-2 100.0% 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 2 -1 0
Davon Reed 0 3 1 6 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 4
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Denver Nuggets
126 38 30 240 33-51 15-34 56.5% 15-21 71.4% 7 31 38 30 10 9 4 20 126 145 154
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Phoenix Suns

PLAYER Pts Reb Ast MIN 2M-2A 3M-3A FG% 1M-1A 1% Or Dr Reb Ast To Stl Blk Fo Pts +/- Eff
Torrey Craig 16 5 0 23 3-3 3-3 100.0% 1-2 50.0% 1 4 5 0 0 0 0 1 16 -23 20
Josh Okogie 14 9 5 34 4-9 1-4 38.5% 3-4 75.0% 4 5 9 5 3 1 0 0 14 -3 17
Jock Landale 11 8 2 24 4-5 1-3 62.5% 0-0 - 4 4 8 2 1 0 0 2 11 -3 17
Dario Saric 11 3 2 26 4-6 1-4 50.0% 0-0 - 1 2 3 2 0 2 0 2 11 -31 13
Damion Lee 11 4 4 26 5-9 0-3 41.7% 1-1 100.0% 0 4 4 4 2 0 0 3 11 -2 10
Saben Lee 8 3 4 15 2-3 0-1 50.0% 4-4 100.0% 0 3 3 4 1 0 0 1 8 -1 12
Duane Washington 8 1 5 24 2-8 1-6 21.4% 1-3 33.3% 0 1 1 5 4 0 2 2 8 -33 -1
Mikal Bridges 7 5 4 30 2-7 1-3 30.0% 0-0 - 3 2 5 4 1 0 0 1 7 -20 8
Ishmail Wainright 7 3 1 22 2-2 1-5 42.9% 0-0 - 0 3 3 1 3 1 0 3 7 2 5
Bismack Biyombo 4 3 1 16 2-6 0-0 33.3% 0-0 - 2 1 3 1 1 0 0 2 4 -31 3
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Phoenix Suns
97 44 28 240 30-58 9-32 43.3% 10-14 71.4% 15 29 44 28 16 4 2 17 97 -145 104

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