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Denver Nuggets crush the Phoenix Suns and reach the West Finals

Denver Nuggets crush the Phoenix Suns and reach the West Finals

ESPN.com.brMay 12, 2023 01:36 a.mReading: two minutes.

a Denver Nuggets He is the Western Conference’s first finalist NBA! This Thursday (11), the team was not aware of Phoenix Sunswon 125 to 100 and closed the semi-final series at 4 to 2.

Now, Jokic & Associates are waiting for the winner of the series between Los Angeles Lakers that it Golden State Warriors to know your opponent. The Lakers lead by 3 to 2 and game six is ​​on Friday at 11 p.m. (Brasilia time), with transmission from ESPN via Star+.

From the start of the game, the Nuggets had absolute control and practically knew victory in the first quarter. In the first 12 minutes, Durant and Booker were “swallowed” by Denver, watching Jokic deliver his usual display and still having Caldwell-Pope inspiration to make it 44-for-26 in the over.

In the second quarter, the advantage that was already significant became massive. After a partial victory of 37 to 25, Denver went into halftime with an 81 to 51 victory, a 30-point lead.

Kevin Durant laments a bad shot during Game 6 between the Phoenix Suns and Denver NuggetsAAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post via Getty Images

The second half seemed to be a mere formality to confirm the Nuggets’ place in the Conference Final and eliminate Durant, Booker and company – the injured Chris Paul and DeAndre Eaton did not play.

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