Jokic Nets 26, Denver’s Balanced Scoring Too Much For Magic


Nikola Jokic scored 26 points to lead six Denver players in double figures, and the Nuggets beat the Orlando Magic 121-111.

Jeff Green and Will Barton added 17 points apiece, and Bryn Forbes had 16 for the Nuggets, who have won four of five since losing three in a row.

Franz Wagner had 26 points to lead the Magic, who have lost three in a row, all by double figures. Wendell Carter Jr. added 25 points and Jalen Suggs had 16 for Orlando.