The Phoenix Suns have recently gone up 3-0 against the Denver Nuggets, despite the efforts of newly crowned MVP Nikola Jokic. It is clear that even with Nikola Jokic elevating his game, the Nuggets clearly miss Jamal Murray's offensive firepower. It definitely looks as though the Nuggets will lose this series, bar the impossible.
Deandre Ayton has recently praised Nikola Jokic after his Game 3 performance. Deandre Ayton has been the main defender on Nikola Jokic, so he got to witness his greatness firsthand. Ayton reacted to Jokic's numbers after the game and was astounded at how Jokic performed.
Jokic had... he had 20 rebounds! That's 10 offensive rebounds... That's insane. Yeah, that's insane, and 10 assists. I did not know that, that's amazing. Yup, he's the MVP.
It is clear that Nikola Jokic did the spectacular throughout the playoffs. The Denver Nuggets managed to beat the Portland Trail Blazers in the first round, despite being down 2 important players in Jamal Murray and Will Barton. Denver's future looks bright, even with this potential series loss, and there is no doubt that Nikola Jokic is a special basketball player.