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Denver Nuggets (47-22)


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vs. Ind 
W 102-100
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@ Bos 
W 114-105
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@ Was 
4:00 PM PT5:00 PM MT6:00 PM CT7:00 PM ET23:00 GMT7:00 4:00 PM MST5:00 PM CST6:00 PM EST3:00 UAE (+1)00:0019:00 ET5:00 PM CT22:00
@ NY 
4:30 PM PT5:30 PM MT6:30 PM CT7:30 PM ET23:30 GMT7:30 4:30 PM MST5:30 PM CST6:30 PM EST3:30 UAE (+1)00:3019:30 ET5:30 PM CT22:30
@ Ind 
2:00 PM PT3:00 PM MT4:00 PM CT5:00 PM ET21:00 GMT5:00 2:00 PM MST3:00 PM CST4:00 PM EST1:00 UAE (+1)22:0017:00 ET3:00 PM CT20:00

Nuggets clinch playoff berth with 114-105 win over Celtics

BOSTON (AP) The Denver Nuggets are headed back to the postseason after a six-year drought.

Nikola Jokic had 21 points and 13 rebounds and the Nuggets rallied in the fourth quarter to beat the Boston Celtics 114-105 on Monday night and clinched their first playoff berth since 2012-13.

Will Barton added 20 points for Denver, which has won four straight. The Nuggets (47-22) are tied with Golden State for the best record in the Western Conference.

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Leaders
Points: Nikola Jokic20.3
Rebounds: Nikola Jokic10.7
Assists: Nikola Jokic7.5
FG%: Nikola Jokic50.9%
Steals: Nikola Jokic1.38
Blocks: Mason Plumlee0.94
Defense (Rank)
Points: 107.0 (6)
Rebounds: 41.8 (1)
Assists: 24.8 (18)
FG%: 45.8% (15)
FT%: 75.0% (2)
3P%: 34.2% (5)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 112.0 (15)
Rebounds: 46.7 (6)
Assists: 27.8 (2)
FG%: 46.9% (10)
FT%: 75.6% (20)
3P%: 35.6% (11)
Standings
Northwest Division
  W L Pct GB
x-Denver 47 22 .681 --
Portland 43 27 .614 4.5
Oklahoma City 42 29 .592 6.0
Utah 41 29 .586 6.5
Minnesota 32 39 .451 16.0
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Transactions
Date Player Transactions
1/26/2019 Nikola Jokic Reinstate/Suspension
1/25/2019 Nikola Jokic League Suspension One game for leaving the bench
12/30/2018 Nick Young Waived
12/16/2018 Brandon Goodwin Signed as Free Agent Two-way contract
12/16/2018 DeVaughn Akoon-Purcell Waived
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Injuries
Date Player Status
7/18/2018 Michael Porter Jr. Back surgery
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