The Denver basketball players defeated the Miami team away tonight with 120: 111, and thus broke a series of six consecutive defeats in the NBA league.
For the first time since November 19, Serbian basketball player Nikola Jokić played for Denver, who did not play due to an injury to his right wrist.
Jokic recorded a double-double performance with 24 points and 15 rebounds, and added seven assists, Aaron Gordon scored 20 points, with five assists and four rebounds, and Bons Highland added one point less.
In the home team, the most efficient was Bem Adebayo with 24 points, 13 rebounds and six assists, Max Strus scored 19 points, while Caleb Martin scored a point less, with four rebounds.
This was the first duel between the two teams, after the incident between Jokić and Markfi Morris.
In the match played at the beginning of the month, the Serbian center was turned off a few minutes before the end, after he hit Maurice hard from behind, who hit him with his elbow before that.
At the game played last night in Miami, the audience whistled at Jokić during every contact with the ball, and the match was attended by his brothers, who were sitting behind the Denver bench.
Miami now has a record of 13 wins and eight losses, while Denver is at half performance after 20 games played.
Cleveland beat Dallas 114: 96 on the road.
Jarrett Allen scored 28 points in the winning team, with 14 rebounds, Lauri Markanen scored 24 points and eight rebounds, and Darius Garland added 18 points and nine assists.
In the team from Texas, Luka Dončić was better than the others, who scored a triple-double, with 25 points, and 10 rebounds and assists, Dorian Fini Smith scored 14 points, while Maxi Kleber scored a point less.
Serbian basketball player Boban Marjanović scored 10 points for Dallas, and he also recorded four rebounds, in a little less than eight minutes on the court.
Cleveland has a record of 11 wins and 10 losses, while Dallas has 19 wins from 19 games.
After a bad start, Houston recorded its third consecutive victory. At home, they were better than Oklahoma with 102: 89.
Christian Wood recorded a double-double performance of 24 points and 21 rebounds for the home team, Garrison Matthews added 19 points, while Jason Tate scored 15 points, with eight assists and six rebounds.
Shay Gilges Alexander scored 22 points for Oklahoma, with four assists, and Tre Man and Isaiah Robbie scored 17 points each.
Serbian player Alexei Pokushevski scored two points in the defeat of his team, with three rebounds, in just over 12 minutes on the field.
Oklahoma has six wins and 14 losses in the NBA, and Houston has a score of four wins and 16 losses.
Philadelphia was better than Orlando at home with 101: 96, and so they came to 11 victories, with 10 defeats in the NBA league. Orlando remained on four wins from 22 games.
Chicago defeated Charlotte at home with 133: 119. The Bulls now have 14 wins and eight losses in second place in the Eastern Conference, while Charlotte has a performance of 13 wins and 10 losses.
Minnesota beat Indiana 100: 98 as the host. Minnesota has a score of 11/10, while Indiana has a record of nine wins and 14 losses.
With the victory at home against Washington (116: 99), San Antonio came to the first series of victories this season. Washington has 13 wins and eight losses, and San Antonio has a score of 6/13 after two consecutive victories.
Utah was better than Portland at home with the result 129: 107. Utah now has 14 wins and seven losses, and Portland has recorded 10 wins and 11 losses.
New Orleans beat the Los Angeles Clippers away with 123: 104. The Clippers have a record of 11 wins and 10 losses, while for the team from Louisiana, this was the sixth victory from 23 games.