Nuggets Roll Past The Trail Blazers in Game 5

Nuggets Roll Past The Trail Blazers in Game 5

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Alex Gomez
posted by at May 8, 2019 at 1:27 pm
editor at hubwav

The Denver Nuggets took back home court advantage Tuesday night on a 26-point blow against the Portland Trail Blazers. The win puts Denver one win away from the Western Conference Finals, which would be their first one in 10 years.

The Nuggets’ top guns were in full force Tuesday night with Nikola Jokić leading the way with 25 points, 19 rebounds, and six assists. Paul Millsap followed with 24 points, eight rebounds, and two blocks. Meanwhile, Jamal Murray locked in 18 points, nine assists, and five boards.

Damian Lillard sat out the whole fourth quarter after the Nuggets’ built a big lead, Lillard finished the game with 22 points, six rebounds, and four assists.

The Blazers now face elimination as the series now goes back to Portland. Will the Blazers make a comeback?

Check out the highlights from last night’s game via the NBA Twitter page below.