Jokic, Nuggets stymie reeling Grizzlies

Nikola Jokic had 36 points, 13 rebounds and six assists for the Nuggets, but it wasn't enough against LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night.

Nikola Jokic erupted for 28 points and 13 rebounds, and the Denver Nuggets held off the visiting Memphis Grizzlies 104-92 on Friday.

Jamal Murray and Gary Harris added 15 points apiece for the Nuggets.

The sliding Grizzlies were led by 21 points from JaMychal Green.