NBA: Denver gets triple-double from Nikola Jokic, defeats New Orleans

Game recap
Nikola Jokic scored 25 points, Jamal Murray had 25 points, as Denver Nuggets defeated New Orleans Pelicans, 99-98, on Jan 25, 2023. Willy Hernangomez scored 12 points for New Orleans Pelicans.
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New Orleans Pelicans

PLAYER Pts Reb Ast MIN 2M-2A 3M-3A FG% 1M-1A 1% Or Dr Reb Ast To Stl Blk Fo Pts +/- Eff
C.J. McCollum 20 4 4 36 9-14 0-8 40.9% 2-2 100.0% 0 4 4 4 6 0 0 0 20 6 9
Jose Alvarado 17 1 3 27 7-8 1-4 66.7% 0-0 - 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 17 -5 17
Jonas Valanciunas 14 9 0 18 4-8 1-1 55.6% 3-5 60.0% 3 6 9 0 2 0 1 4 14 -2 16
Willy Hernangomez 12 6 2 23 5-7 0-0 71.4% 2-2 100.0% 0 6 6 2 1 1 0 2 12 13 18
Larry Nance 10 6 0 22 3-6 0-0 50.0% 4-4 100.0% 2 4 6 0 0 0 1 1 10 -6 14
Trey Murphy III 10 6 1 33 0-5 3-5 30.0% 1-1 100.0% 0 6 6 1 0 1 0 1 10 -4 11
Herbert Jones 6 6 1 24 3-6 0-2 37.5% 0-0 - 5 1 6 1 4 3 1 4 6 7 8
Jaxson Hayes 4 4 3 23 0-1 0-2 0.0% 4-4 100.0% 3 1 4 3 0 0 0 0 4 -10 8
Dyson Daniels 2 1 0 8 1-2 0-0 50.0% 0-0 - 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 -14 2
Garrett Temple 2 0 2 7 1-2 0-1 33.3% 0-0 - 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 2 6 2
Devonte Graham 1 0 2 19 0-0 0-3 0.0% 1-2 50.0% 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 4 -2
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New Orleans Pelicans
98 44 18 240 33-59 5-26 44.7% 17-20 85.0% 14 30 44 18 15 5 3 14 98 -5 103
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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 25 11 10 36 9-11 2-4 73.3% 1-2 50.0% 2 9 11 10 3 1 0 2 25 -6 39
Jamal Murray 25 1 7 40 8-13 3-8 52.4% 0-0 - 0 1 1 7 2 3 0 0 25 6 24
Aaron Gordon 11 4 3 24 3-6 1-1 57.1% 2-4 50.0% 0 4 4 3 3 0 1 4 11 0 11
Bruce Brown 11 2 0 34 1-3 3-7 40.0% 0-0 - 0 2 2 0 0 1 2 2 11 -10 10
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 7 2 4 31 2-5 1-4 33.3% 0-0 - 1 1 2 4 2 2 1 4 7 -10 8
Christian Braun 7 2 1 20 3-3 0-2 60.0% 1-1 100.0% 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 7 4 8
Jeff Green 7 2 1 17 0-2 1-1 33.3% 4-4 100.0% 0 2 2 1 2 1 0 2 7 7 7
Zeke Nnaji 4 7 0 24 1-2 0-3 20.0% 2-2 100.0% 3 4 7 0 0 0 1 2 4 3 8
Vlatko Cancar 2 3 1 14 1-2 0-3 20.0% 0-0 - 0 3 3 1 0 0 0 3 2 11 2
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Denver Nuggets
99 41 27 240 28-47 11-33 48.8% 10-13 76.9% 9 32 41 27 12 8 5 20 99 5 117

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