Nikola Jokic

Society Top 50: No. 29 – Nikola Jokic

Name: Nikola Jokic Rank: 29 Team: Denver Nuggets 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 16.7 ppg, 9.8 rpg, 4.9 apg, 0.8 bpg, 57.8 FG%, 32.4 3PT%, 82.5 FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 26.3 PER, 64.0 TS%, 9.7 WS, 6.2 OBPM, 2.2 DBPM, 5.3 VORP The Breakdown: Yes, we’re talking Nikola Jokic again. I know that this has been a hot

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Jusuf Nurkic Part Two is Fascinating

At first, the Jusuf Nurkic trade was looked at as the end to a failed experiment to create the frontcourt of the future. Alongside Nikola Jokic, the pair were supposed to bring the Nuggets into contention with versatile play from the two highly skilled foreign big men. It simply did not work and Nurkic ended up

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The Passing Game, Vol. 16: Meet Nikola Jokic

Welcome to The Passing Game, where we take the time to glorify the dimes being thrown all around us. I dedicate this edition of the passing game to one play and one player. If you haven’t had a chance to see Denver Nuggets forward Nikola Jokic play, let this pass be your first indicator of what

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