Denver Nuggets Playoffs

Chance Meili, Journalist

The Denver Nuggets are off to a strong start in the NBA playoffs this year. They began the playoffs by playing the 8th seed Minnesota Timberwolves, which they won in five games. Nikola Jokic, the Nuggets star center continued to carry the team in the playoffs, Nikola Jokic has averaged 26.4 points, 11.5 rebounds and 6.4 assists in 48 games in the playoffs in his career.
In the second round, the Nuggets will face off against the Phoenix Suns, who had the fourth best record in the Western Conference this NBA this season. The series has been really competitive, with both teams trading wins. However, the Nuggets currently have a 2-1 lead in the series.
Overall, the Denver Nuggets’ playoff run this year has been very impressive, and they will be looking to bounce back in the rest of the series against the Suns after losing game three in Phoenix. With the talent of their young superstars, Nikola Jokic, Jamal Murray and Michael Porter Jr, the Nuggets will certainly be a team to watch in the coming games and have a good shot to win it all.