By Dan Bruno
Dillon Brooks led Memphis, with 24 points on 8-of-17 shooting, five rebounds, one assist and one block, in 39 minutes. Tyreke Evans followed up with 20 points on 6-of-19 shooting, seven assists, two steals and one block, in 37 minutes. Wayne Seldon added 18 points on 6-of-7 shooting, in 21 minutes off the bench. Marc Gasol was solid with 14 points, six rebounds, five assists, two blocks and one steal, in 35 minutes.
Meanwhile, Nikola Jokic led the Nuggets with 17 points, 12 rebounds, four steals, two blocks and two assists, in 35 minutes. Jamal Murray finished with 16 points, three rebounds, three assists and two steals, in 35 minutes. Paul Millsap chipped in 12 points, seven rebounds and one assist, while Trey Lyles added 12 points, four rebounds and two assists, in 19 minutes off the bench.
Posted on March 17, 2018 at 7:55 PM ET