Jokic opens season with double-double Nikola Jokic published 20 PTS and 13 REB in the Denver Nuggets’ 108-100 season-opening win over the Portland Trail Blazers. Jamal Murray included 14 PTS, 6 AST and 5 REB for the Nuggets, along with Will Barton’s 19 PTS and 5 REB. Damian Lillard had a game-high 32 PTS and 8 AST for the Trail Blazers, while Hassan Whiteside scored 16 PTS and grabbed 19 REB in his Portland launching.
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