A new NBA season officially began tonight with the big match between the Los Angeles Lakers and Denver Nuggets But between the two Western Conference teams. it ended the same as last year: victory for the Colorado team and Nikola Jokic’s dominance.
The Nuggets won in front of their home crowd 119 to 107 and taking the stage once again was the Serbian phenom, who started the season with a triple-double of 29 points, 13 rebounds and 11 assists. The Californians were not satisfied with five players in double figures and a LeBron James’s 21 points and 8 rebounds., the defending NBA champions won and convinced in this opening game of the 2023-2024 season. Denver also finished with five players in double figures with Jamal Murray’s 21 points and Michael Porter Jr.’s 12-point, 12-rebound double-double.
With this performance in the opening game, the Denver Nuggets immediately wanted to set the record straight with the Lakers: the goal of the season is to win the NBA title again, and Nikola Jokic wants his third MVP award of the regular season, after a one-year layoff, despite an excellent regular season in 2022-2023.
HERE find the complete statistics of the match.