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Nuggets Down Washington 113-104 - Match Report

Washington was victimized for 42 points and 12 rebounds by Nikola Jokic as the Nuggets defeated the Wizards 113-104 in NBA action on Sunday.

Denver won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the -12.5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 237.5.

Jamal Murray had 19 points for Denver and Michael Porter Jr. chipped in with 19 points. Nikola Jokic had 8 assists for the Nuggets, while Nikola Jokic was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.

The Wizards got a 17-point performance from Kyle Kuzma, who was supported by 15 points from Tyus Jones. Tyus Jones had 13 assists in a losing cause for Washington, while Deni Avdija grabbed 8 rebounds.

The Nuggets hit the break winning 62-52 before taking care of business in the second half.

The rebound battle favored Denver as they grabbed 51 boards, while Washington only had 40

Denver heads into a battle against the Pacers. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.