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Nikola Jokic

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Latest 24 Sep 2022 | Updated Daily

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Nikola Jokic's MVP coronation and who should stay and who should go this summer?

Nuggets Ink

In the latest edition of the Nuggets Ink podcast, beat writer Mike Singer and deputy sports editor Matt Schubert reconvene to talk about Nikola Jokic's MVP coronation and the critical offseason ahead. Among the topics discussed:What was long expected finally became official this week as Nikola Jokic was named MVP for the second consecutive season. The announcement came complete with an emotional gathering outside Jokic's horse stables in Serbia, with the entire Nuggets brain trust in tow. Singer gives his thoughts on the ceremony and what was clearly a very touched Joker.With several contracts coming off the books this summer, and Michael Porter Jr.'s five-year max deal coming into play, the franchise enters a hugely important offseason. With the team almost guaranteed to enter luxury tax territory, we look ahead to the summer to figure out who should stay and who should go prior to the 2022-23 season.Jamal Murray spoke with reporters for the first time in months after the Nuggets' season came to a close. What are the big takeaways from his comments? Did the Nuggets handle the messaging around his situation properly? Is there any bad blood between the team and Murray?After a long season that spanned nine months, multiple injuries and countless twists and turns, Singer shares his favorite behind-the-scenes story from 2021-22.

1hr 3mins

13 May 2022

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Ep. 51 - Back-to-Back MVPs for Nikola Jokic

Crain & Company

Denver Nuggets star Nikola Jokic wins his 2nd straight MVP award - will he stay in Denver?NHL Playoffs - The Panthers, Flames, and Rangers are on upset alertMax Verstappen wins the inaugural Miami Grand Prix - Ferrari completes the podiumCanelo Alvarez is upset by Dmitry Bivol in light heavyweight title fight Wild finish at the Kentucky Derby with Rich Strike winning at 80-1 odds

1hr 5mins

9 May 2022

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Nikola Jokic and the MVP debate, Nuggets-Warriors and Jamal Murray's potential postseason return

Nuggets Ink

In the latest edition of the Nuggets Ink podcast, beat writer Mike Singer and deputy sports editor Matt Schubert reconvene with the Nuggets preparing to take on the Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference playoffs. Among the topics discussed:+ With Nikola Jokic set to win his second consecutive MVP award, Singer reviews his end-of-season awards voting before discussing his recent story polling numerous NBA big men about Jokic vs. Embiid. How did his MVP ballot shake out? Did any other Nuggets make Singer's awards voting? Where did the league's stars land on his All-NBA team?+ The Nuggets sat most of their starters in the final game of the season in an apparent concession of the No. 5 seed to Utah. Did the Nuggets get the matchup they wanted with the Warriors and the No. 6 seed? What will be the keys to Denver springing a first-round upset? Is there a chance Jamal Murray returns to give the team a boost? Singer and Schubert open up the mailbag to take listener questions about the series.+ We asked for listener reviews, and they came through in spectacular fashion with a series of humorous and creative iTunes reviews of the podcast. Schubert reads off a handful of the best before Singer selects the winner of the coveted Nuggets 2009 NBA Finals T-shirt.

1hr 9mins

14 Apr 2022

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Why Nikola Jokic Is The MVP

Locked On Nuggets - Daily Podcast On The Denver Nuggets

MATT SOLO EPISODE: Matt Moore breaks down the case for Nikola Jokic and why ultimately Jokic is his choice for MVP. You can read Matt's article on Jokic here. Offense, defense, the teammates, why net rating matters, a discussion on analytics and more. Then, Matt discusses the Jamal Murray situation and why sometimes bad things happen to good teams. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

39mins

13 Apr 2022

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Ep. 30 - Nikola Jokic - The Most Underrated Star In All of Sports

Crain & Company

Jokic becomes the first player with 2k points, 1k rebounds, and 500 assists in a season. Tiger shoots -1 in his opening round at the Masters - what this means for golf fans. We preview UFC 273. Maple Leafs Auston Matthews sets record for goals in a season by a US-born player.

1hr

8 Apr 2022

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Game 64: Nikola Jokic Broke Our Brains

Locked On Nuggets - Daily Podcast On The Denver Nuggets

Nikola Jokic leaves LON speechless with a 46-point triple-double where he scores 30 in the 4th quarter and overtime (in 15 minutes). Was this the best Jokic performance of all time? How did he control the game? How did he do all that? Jokic finally gets a whistle thanks to a lot of complaining. Did David Adelman change the rotation and how much credit does he get for that? How good is the Nuggets' roster? And more. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! PrizePicks Check out PrizePicks.com and use promo code: “NBA” or go to your app store and download the app today. PrizePicks is daily fantasy made easy! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKED15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline BetOnline.net has you covered this season with more props, odds and lines than ever before. BetOnline – Where The Game Starts! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Athletic Greens Athletic Greens is going to give you a FREE 1 year supply of immune-supporting Vitamin D AND 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase. All you have to do is visit athleticgreens.com/NBANETWORK.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

57mins

7 Mar 2022

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Cade Cunnningham Shows Off Mid-Range Shot In Loss Against Denver Nuggets, Isaiah Stewart Battles With Nikola Jokic

Locked On Pistons - Daily Podcast On The Detroit Pistons

In today's episode, Ku is joined by Bryce, host of the MotorCityHoops podcast, to talk about Cade Cunningham showing off his 3-level scoring ability against the Denver Nuggets. Also, Isaiah Stewart had one of his best games of the season, what part of it is sustainable though?Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors!Built BarBuilt Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKED15” and you’ll get 15% off your next order.BetOnline AGThere is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.PrizePicksDon’t hesitate, check out PrizePicks.com and use promo code: “NBA” or go to your app store and download the app today. PrizePicks is daily fantasy made easy!TrueBillDon’t fall for subscription scams. Start cancelling today at Truebill.com/LOCKEDONNBA. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

45mins

25 Jan 2022

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Nikola Jokic's MVP moment, Bryn Forbes' addition, potential trade targets and All-Star starters

Nuggets Ink

In the latest edition of the Nuggets Ink podcast, beat writer Mike Singer and deputy sports editor Matt Schubert discuss Nikola Jokic's epic 49-14-10 triple-double amid another busy week for the Denver Nuggets. Among the topics discussed:+ What did Wednesday's night's performance against the Clippers do for Nikola Jokic's MVP campaign? With the reigning MVP leading the league in a handful of categories, including most advanced metrics, could the tide be turning in Nuggets big man's favor? What needs to happen for him to win a second straight award?+ A week after their trade with the Pistons was voided, the Nuggets once again dealt Bol Bol (and P.J. Dozier and a second-round pick) in a three-team deal that brought back guard Bryn Forbes. What will this addition do for the Nuggets? Is this an indication the front office is hopeful Michael Porter Jr. and Jamal Murray will return before the end of the season?+ The trade deadline is just three weeks away. Will the Nuggets look to upgrade their roster further? What position might they target? Who are some players who might be available to them? And what might the Nuggets have to give away to get something meaningful in return?+ All-Star ballots are due for media members. Who does Mike Singer have on his ballot for the East and West starters?

58mins

21 Jan 2022

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An emotional Nikola Jokic drop 49-14-10

Locked On Nuggets - Daily Podcast On The Denver Nuggets

Adam Mares recaps an historic night for Nikola Jokic and the Denver Nuggets. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

34mins

20 Jan 2022

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Is Kevin Durant The Greatest Scorer Ever? & Nikola Jokic Wins MVP

Bob Ryan & Jeff Goodman NBA Podcast

Bob & Jeff break down the second round of the NBA Playoffs, including Kevin Durant; is he the greatest scorer we've ever seen?  Nikola Jokic wins the MVP award but will the Nuggets survive the Suns? Also, is Damian Lillard on the move? & can Giannis ever lead the Bucks to the NBA Finals? 0:45: LeBron James is out of the playoffs; how disappointing were the Lakers? 2:40: What's next for the Bucks if they can't beat the Nets? 4:00: Can the Bucks win a title with Giannis as the no. 1 option?5:45: Are the Nets a better team without James Harden? 8:35: Is Kevin Durant the greatest scorer of all time? 13:57: Do the Bucks have any chance of coming back in their series vs the Nets? 16:10: Joel Embiid vs the Hawks 17:51: ATL's bench has been key; the Hawks continue to overachieve 21:40: Can Trae Young carry a team through a deep playoff run?24:16: Nikola Jokic's greatness 27:40: Are the Nets & Suns destined to reach the 2021 NBA Finals? 30:40: The day Goodman first watched Blake Griffin play 36:00: Is the AAU circuit/culture hurting the NBA in terms of All-Stars wanting to team up with one another? 38:32: Is Damian Lillard on the move? 41:44: Bob Ryan's 2021 NBA Finals prediction

46mins

11 Jun 2021

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