- Nuggets take the Blazers total score 3-2
In the fifth game of the Nuggets and Trail Blazers playoffs in the second round of the series, the Nuggets beat the Blazers 124-98 at home and scored a 3-2 lead in the series. Nikolai Jokic scored 25 points, 19 rebounds and 6 assists, rebounding a career high in the playoffs; Damian Lillard scored 22 points and 6 rebounds, but he made three-pointers 9 shots are only 2 of them. The sixth game of this series will be held on May 10th at the home of the Blazers.
The Nuggets scored in double figures. In addition to Jokic, Paul Millsap scored 24 points and 8 rebounds. Jamal Murray contributed 18 points, 5 rebounds and 9 assists. Gary Harris With 16 points and 6 rebounds, Malik Beasley and Will Barton each scored 10 points.The Blazers scored in double figures. In addition to Lillard, CJ McCollum scored only 12 points on 5 of 16 shots, Rodney Hood contributed 14 points, and Zach Collins scored 14 points and 2 blocks. . In this game, the Blazers defeated the Nuggets 44-62 on the rebound.
In this game, the Nuggets inside the inside broke the Blazers inside, the first half of Millsap scored 19 points in 7 of 10 shots, leading the Nuggets to a 20-point lead. And Jokic can easily tear the Blazers' defenses throughout the game. When the Blazers take a double-team, he can always send a subtle pass. When the Blazers don't take the doubles, Kiki can score unstoppable. After three quarters of the game, Jokic had already scored 18 rebounds. To know that the third team of the series had a hard time in four overtimes, Jokic had only 65 rebounds in order to grab 18 rebounds. Click Here to get more nba 2k19 news