Nikola Jokic was unstoppable throughout Sunday’s matchup between the Denver Nuggets and the Magic, because the famous person from Serbia registered one other spectacular efficiency.
Jokic surpassed NBA legend Wilt Chamberlain turning into the middle with probably the most 10-assist video games (81) within the historical past of the league, per ESPN’s Stats and Info
Jokic led the Nuggets to an 18-point comeback as Denver claimed a 119-109 victory over the Orlando Magic. A front-runner for the MVP award this yr, Jokic completed the sport with 17 factors, 16 assists and 9 rebounds.
As surpassing Chamberlain was not sufficient, the All-Star huge dished 12 of his 16 assists within the second half of the sport. Jokic is now tied for the second-most assists in any half this season.
The Nuggets proceed to climb up the Western Conference the place they at the moment sit on the fourth spot with a 31-18 document. They are on a five-game profitable streak because the commerce deadline.