Although first brother Nikola Jokic and head coach Michael Malone were both kicked out of the game, Reggie Jackson scored 21 points, including 8 points in the 4th quarter. The Denver Nuggets eventually handed the Detroit Pistons their 12th consecutive defeat 107-103.
Reggie Jackson had 21 points and 6 assists, including 8 points and 3 assists in the 4th quarter. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored 20 points against his former team. Michael Porter Jr. had 14 points and 11 rebounds. The Golden Nuggets ended their 2-game losing streak and 4-game road losing streak. Finally got the 10th win, with a record of 10 wins and 4 losses.
Nikola Jokic and head coach Michael Malone were ejected due to an argument. Michael Malone came on the field at the end of the first quarter to challenge the decision and was ejected. Nikola Jokic was ejected for the second time with 1 minute and 22 seconds left in the second quarter. Technical foul and ejected.
Nikola Jokic only played 15 minutes, 9 points, 5 rebounds, and 5 assists.
Pistons Cade Cunningham had 27 points and 9 assists, and Marvin Bagley III had 18 points.
Aaron Gordon’s 3-pointer helped the Nuggets take a 106-103 lead in the last 1 minute and 25 seconds. The Pistons failed to score in the next three attacks. Reggie Jackson made 1 of 2 free throws to seal the game.
The Pistons failed to score a point in the last 1 minute and 41 seconds and missed their last four shots.
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