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Jokic posts triple-double by halftime, Nuggets rout Wolves

DENVER (AP) Nikola Jokic may not always dazzle with his athleticism. He sure does with his numbers.

Jokic posted his 19th triple-double of the season by halftime and the Denver Nuggets rode a 49-point first quarter to a 146-112 rout of the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night.

Jokic finished with 20 points, 16 assists and 12 rebounds. It was the second time in his career the big man has notched a triple-double by halftime. Jokic took a seat late in the third quarter with the Western Conference leaders ahead by a large margin.

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Leaders
Points: Nikola Jokic24.7
Rebounds: Nikola Jokic11.3
Assists: Nikola Jokic10.2
FG%: Nikola Jokic63.5%
Steals: Kentavious Caldwell-Pope1.38
Blocks: Aaron Gordon0.79
Defense (Rank)
Points: 113.0 (13)
Rebounds: 40.2 (1)
Assists: 25.8 (20)
FG%: 48.1% (25)
FT%: 76.4% (3)
3P%: 35.1% (9)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 117.4 (6)
Rebounds: 42.7 (18)
Assists: 28.9 (2)
FG%: 51.1% (1)
FT%: 74.9% (26)
3P%: 39.7% (1)
Standings
Northwest Division
  W L Pct GB
Denver 38 17 .691 --
Minnesota 29 28 .509 10.0
Utah 27 28 .491 11.0
Oklahoma City 26 28 .481 11.5
Portland 26 28 .481 11.5
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Transactions
Date Player Transactions
10/15/2022 Grant Golden Waived
10/15/2022 Chasson Randle Waived
10/12/2022 Grant Golden Signed as Free Agent
10/11/2022 Kellan Grady Waived
10/10/2022 Chasson Randle Signed as Free Agent
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Injuries
Date Player Status
2/5/2023 Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Right ankle sprain
10/10/2022 Collin Gillespie Lower leg fracture
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