Jokic’s 47 Leads Nuggets Over Grizzlies 139-137 In 2 OTs


Nikola Jokic scored 47 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer late in the second overtime, and the Denver Nuggets rallied to beat the Memphis Grizzlies 139-137.

Jokic added 15 rebounds and eight assists, Will Barton scored 28 and Michael Porter Jr. 21 for the shorthanded Nuggets.

Denver played without its top two point guards — Jamal Murray, who has a torn ACL in his left knee and Monte Morris. Morris recently missed 11 games with a left quad injury but returned April 4 and played eight games.