On August 6, Beijing time, the Nuggets beat the veteran Spurs in the league with a ratio of 132 to 126. The matchup between the young Nuggets and the old Spurs was very exciting. At the end of the game, the winner was determined.
The Nuggets beat the Spurs
96+23, 4 tigers will defeat the team! 26+9 The demon star turned out! The Lakers Clippers rise to the crown!
In this game, the Nuggets both inside and outside are showing off at the same time, and they played an efficient offensive and defensive quality. The Spurs rely on defense and outside shooting to fight the Nuggets.
In the first quarter, the Nuggets small forward Michael Porter hit three 3-pointers, leading the team to a 16-4 climax and quickly took the lead. The Spurs relied on the long shots of veteran Mills, Rudy Gay and others to bite the score. In the first quarter, the Nuggets led 32 to 28.
Little Michael Porter made a strong insider
In the second quarter, Little Porter and Grant made consecutive hits, withstood the Spurs’ momentum of chasing points, and at the same time expanded the point difference to two. number. The Spurs responded with a crazy outside three-pointer. After Jokic and Montemorris achieved a connection between inside and outside, the Spurs overtook the Nuggets 65 to 62 to end the first half.
changed places to fight again, the Spurs began to score continuously on the bench, but Jokic stepped up and hit 3 consecutive three-pointers, he scored 14 points in a single quarter, helping the Nuggets with the Spurs in the third quarter The team battle was tied at 89.
Jokic held the ball on the field for singles
At the end of the quarter, the two teams attacked and defended each other and the score was stale. After Porter and Grant combined to hit 4 3-pointers, the Nuggets began to control the initiative on the court. Rudy Gay teamed up with DeRozan to fight hard, leading the team to continue to chase points. After Jokic made a shot, Porter scored 6 points in a row, directly declaring the Spurs' counterattack defeat. In the end, the Nuggets achieved the Spurs.
In this game, the Nuggets have 4 players with outstanding performance. The four Tigers of the Nuggets, Monte Morris, Grant, Porter and Jokic, are the key figures in the victory.
Montmorris, 8 of 13 shots, 19 points, 2 rebounds, 4 assists and 1 steal. Before the Nuggets starting point guard Murray returned, Morris went from the bench to the starter. Since the rematch, he has played an efficient offensive performance, of which this game is a microcosm.
Grant stepped out of the bench. As an all-rounder, he scored 22 points, 2 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal and 1 block in this battle. In addition to becoming more efficient on the offensive end, Jeremy Grant's off-the-ball ability and ability to handle the ball have become stronger. On the defensive end, he is still the best player on the team for unlimited changes.
Insider core Jokic scored 25 points, 4 rebounds, 11 assists and 1 steal. In this battle, Jokic still played the role of the team's offensive engine. While he scored high points, Jokic also activated other teammates. On the defensive end, Jokic's ability to protect the frame has also improved. As the team's offensive and defensive core, Jokic's style of play has become more stable.
and Michael Porter Jr. shot 11 of 19 and 5 of 9 3-pointers. He scored 30 points, 15 rebounds and 1 block. Continuous scoring at the last moment made Porter the winner of the game. The little Michael Porter, who is tall with long arms, has an offensive talent, and his height of 2.08 meters and his excellent shooting ability make him a bug on the court.
In this battle, the Nuggets 4 Tigers combined Porter, Jokic, Grant and Morris. They scored 96 points and 23 boards. The team broke out and the Nuggets had the last laugh.
After this battle, the demon star of the Nuggets, Michael PorterTurned out. In the last game that beat the Thunder, Michael Porter Jr. shot 12 of 16 shots and scored 37 points, 12 rebounds and 1 assist. Counting this battle, Porter became the first rookie to score at least 65 points and 25 rebounds in two consecutive games after Shaquille O'Neal, and shoot 65% from the field.
Demon Star Porter turned out to be
Since the three rematches, Michael Porter has averaged 26 points and 9 rebounds. As a rookie, this is really rare. Porter's style of play is similar to Durant. Because of his tall stature, outstanding shooting ability and elegant style, he is also regarded as the successor to Paul George and McGrady. Little Porter's current super-high offensive efficiency and scoring ability are already at the superstar level.
After this game, the Nuggets have achieved 3 games, 2 wins and 1 loss in the quarter-finals. Moreover, this was achieved in the absence of the three starters of Murray, Gary Harris and Wil Barton. Obviously, the Nuggets have made considerable progress.
The Nuggets have made great progress in their strength.
The Nuggets currently have a record of 45 wins and 23 losses. They are temporarily ranked third in the West, while only trailing second fast The team won 0.5 games. The Nuggets have been promoted to become the enemy of the Lakers and Clippers.
What needs attention is that the Nuggets have made tremendous progress this season, and have gained a lineup reinforcement. They will also become the Lakers and Clippers rushing out of the Western Conference, and even the biggest impact on the championship enemy.
Lakers and Clippers
On the guard line, Murray has become more stable on both ends of the offense and defense. Morris averaged 16 points per game in the 3 games of the rematch, and he has completely played out. As a dual guard, Monte Morris will become the best substitute for Murray and Harris. The Nuggets' scoring ability on the back line has improved significantly.
On the front line, the Nuggets were traded for the all-rounder Grant. The Nuggets' forward defensive strength has been greatly strengthened. And Wil Barton's progress on the defensive end is obvious to all. With the outbreak of Michael Porter, the Nuggets' ability to cut points on the front line has also been qualitatively improved. On both ends of the offense and defense, the Nuggets' forward line has been fully upgraded. The Nuggets' striker was their biggest shortcoming. And now, the Nuggets striker group even has the ability to wrestle with the league's top teams.
The Nuggets have a stronger lineup.
inside, the core Jokic is more mature. After losing weight, Jokic became more mobile on the defensive end. At the same time, Jokic's ability to protect the frame and rebounding ability has also been steadily improved. His cooperation with Millsap has become more tacit.
What needs attention is that the Nuggets also have strong support from Dozier, Plumley, Daniels, Craig, Ball and other powerful players. Regarding the lineup, whether it is a starter or a substitute, the Nuggets are not at a disadvantage compared to the league's top powerhouses.
The Nuggets team will
The Nuggets lost to the Trail Blazers in the Western Conference semifinals last season. They will make a comeback this season. The Nuggets, which are reasonably staffed and have a strong lineup, have risen strongly, and they will become the enemy of the Lakers and Clippers in the championship.