Denver Nuggets hosted the Sacramento Kings in one of last night’s most exciting matches in the. The visiting team defeated their opponent 124-122 with Buddy Hield’s basket in the last second in the overtime quarter.
With this result, Nugget started the season with a loss as the Kings won their first game of this season.
Buddy Hield, the hero of the match with his last-second basket, became the Kings’ top scorer with his performance of 22 points – 4 rebounds – 3 assists. He was accompanied by De’Aaron Fox with 21 points – 7 assists and Harrison Barnes with 21 points – 9 rebounds. Coming from the sidelines, Cory Joseph scored 15 points, while Marvin Bagley scored an important performance with 13 points – 9 rebounds. Rookie Tyrese Haliburton 12 and former Fenerbahce Nemanja Bjelica were other names that scored double digits with 10.
The best performance of the match came from Nikola Jokic with 29 points – 15 rebounds – 14 assists. The star was accompanied by Michael Porter Jr. with 24 points, and Paul Millsap and Will Barton with 16 points each. Jamal Murray gave a disappointing performance with 9 points.
Denver Nuggets, Sacramento Kings: Quarter results
- Quarter result: 31-25
- Quarter result: 60-53 (29-28)
- Quarter result: 84-89 (24-36)
- Quarter result: 112-112 (28-23)
- Extension: 122-124 (10-12)