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Jokic helps Nuggets rally to beat Thunder


Oklahoma City Thunder center Isaiah Roby, center, looks to pass the ball as Denver Nuggets forward JaMychal Green, left, and guard Facundo Campazzo defend during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Feb. 12, 2021, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

By MICHAEL KELLY Associated Press

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic finished an assist shy of a triple-double, scoring 22 points and grabbing 13 rebounds to help the Denver Nuggets rally for a 97-95 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Friday night.

Jamal Murray also scored 22 points and Michael Porter Jr. finished with 15 for Denver, which trailed most of the game before winning its second straight.

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