Nikola Jokic made a game-clinching block in the final seconds for the Nuggets as they defeated the Rockets, 95-94, in Denver. Jokic led the way for the Nuggets with 28 points (9-15 FG) and 14 rebounds, while Will Barton added 15 points, seven rebounds and six assists in the victory. Christian Wood tallied 12 points and 17 rebounds for the Rockets in the losing effort. The Nuggets improve to 5-4 on the season, while the Rockets fall to 1-8.
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