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Posted on: Thursday, June 10, 2021 – 12:22 PM | Last update: Thursday, June 10, 2021 – 12:22 PM
With this win, the Suns advanced against the Nuggets 2-0 in the direct confrontations of the Western Group semi-finals.
Jokic scored the first points of the game, but it was the only time the Nuggets took the lead, as the Phoenix Suns took control of the match, which they easily won.
Chris Powell dominated the match for the Suns, scoring 17 points and providing 15 assists.
Devin Booker added 18 points and 10 rebounds for Phoenix, while Deandre Eaton scored 15 points and 10 rebounds.
Jokic left the match in the third quarter and the Nuggets were 20 points behind and unable to return, and finished the match with 24 points, 13 rebounds and six assists.
The third game between the two teams will be held on Friday evening (Saturday morning GMT) in Denver.