NBA: Porter Jr. career-high 37, Jokic triple-double lead Nuggets past Thunder in OT [VIDEO]
Michael Porter Jr. Had a career-high 37 points while big man Nikola Jokic capped the night with a triple-double as the Denver Nuggets upended the Oklahoma City Thunder in overtime, 121-113 Monday in the NBA bubble in Orlando.
Porter shot an impressive 75% from the floor and hit 4 triples as well while Jokic finished with 30 points, 12 rebounds, and 10 assists.
Denver strengthened its hold of the 3rd seed in the Western Conference, 1.5 games above the 4th-seeded Houston Rockets with a few seeding games left in the regular season.
Monte Morris and Paul Millsap each added 17 points for the Nuggets (44-23).
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander led OKC with 24 points while Chris Paul chipped in 23 points and 8 dimes.