Nikola Jokić – B Jokić dropped 25, 12, and 9 in under 35 minutes, which wasn’t good enough. His defense was porous, his turnovers were ugly, and he was too tentative, only getting 1o shots up. In his defense, he did get to the free-throw line, and he was deferring to hot hands — the Nuggets shot the ball well…

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Brendan moved to Colorado at the start of the 2017-18 NBA season with dreams of covering the Denver Nuggets with a full time media credential. After obtaining that credential during a brief tenure with the Denver Stiffs, he made the move to DNVR at the start of the rebrand. You can read his work on DNVR Nuggets, hear him on the DNVR Nuggets podcast, and follow his tweets @DNVR_Nuggets. Follow Brendan on Twitter - @BrendanVogt