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Nikola Jokic becomes second Nuggets’ player to score 40 points at Madison Square Garden — The Denver Post

NEW YORK – Nikola Jokic’s Denver Nuggets teammates shake their heads in complete respect for what they have the closest seat to witnessing on a nightly basis. A true star being born. Nikola Jokic put his name right next to Nuggets legend David Thompson’s on Friday night. Until Jokic’s 40 points in a Nuggets’ win…

via Nikola Jokic becomes second Nuggets’ player to score 40 points at Madison Square Garden — The Denver Post

Dempsey: Nuggets’ star search looking more and more like it ends with Nikola Jokic — The Denver Post

The first, subtle change came a couple of weeks ago. That was when Nikola Jokic became the last player announced during Nuggets pre-game introductions. You know, the spot reserved for A) the star of the team; B) the fans’ favorite player; or C) both. It’s not likely Jokic was overjoyed at the change. One of…

via Dempsey: Nuggets’ star search looking more and more like it ends with Nikola Jokic — The Denver Post

MRI shows no significant damage to Nikola Jokic’s hip — The Denver Post

Initial testing on Nuggets center Nikola Jokic’s left hip Thursday night gave the team a chance to exhale. On Friday, MRI results gave them a full-blown reason to be relieved. Jokic has a strained left hip flexor, the test revealed. The second-year center, who is in the middle of the Nuggets’ recent winning turn, is said…

via MRI shows no significant damage to Nikola Jokic’s hip — The Denver Post

Anatomy of a rising star: Unique skill set of Denver Nuggets’ Nikola Jokic turning heads — The Denver Post

It will be hard for Nikola Jokic to draw a more favorable comparison this season than the one presented by Hall of Fame point guard Isaiah Thomas two weeks ago. “He reminds me of Magic Johnson,” Thomas said as he sat courtside in London with the Nuggets’ television broadcast team during Denver’s victory over the…

via Anatomy of a rising star: Unique skill set of Denver Nuggets’ Nikola Jokic turning heads — The Denver Post

Nikola Jokic goes down but not out as Nuggets defeat Suns at home — The Denver Post

With 1:40 left in the fourth quarter, the entire Nuggets team gathered around Nikola Jokic, the jovial big man who was, at that moment, laying in the southwest corner of the Pepsi Center court, in pain. The crowd fell silent. An initial call for a stretcher was made, but they did not need it. Jokic…

via Nikola Jokic goes down but not out as Nuggets defeat Suns at home — The Denver Post

X-rays negative on Nikola Jokic’s hip injury — FanSided

Nikola Jokic went down with a hip injury late in the Denver Nuggets’ Thursday night game, but the initial X-rays came back negative. Late in the Denver Nuggets’ 127-120 victory over the Phoenix Suns Thursday night, the home team had a legitimate scare when center Nikola Jokic went down with what appeared to be a…

via X-rays negative on Nikola Jokic’s hip injury — FanSided

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