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Nikola Jokić passes Joel Embiid as NBA MVP betting favorite

Nuggets star Nikola Jokić supplanted 76ers center Joel Embiid as the betting favorite to win the NBA’s Most Valuable Player award with only a handful of games remaining. Jokić leapt from having the second-best odds at SI Sportsbook —behind Embiid—to being the clear favorite with -138 odds. Embiid, who was once the favorite while hovering…

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Nuggets with Illness: Nikola Jokic ruled out of Nuggets vs. Rockets with Illness

Denver Nuggets big man Nikola Jokic has been ruled out for Friday’s game against the Houston Rockets with a non-COVID-related illness, the

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Nikola Jokic, Nuggets’ Nikola Jokic, Matches Wilt Chamberlain Feat With Triple-Double Vs. Nets

Denver Nuggets veteran Nikola Jokic made history in Sunday’s 124-104 win over the Brooklyn Nets.  Jokic joined Hall of Famer Wilt Chamberlain as the only…

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Nikola Jokic made a pass that only he could make for the game-winning assist

Nikola Jokic threw a dime over a double-team to find Aaron Gordon for the game-winning shot. Nikola Jokic made a surprising run to win the 2021 NBA MVP award last season, but at this point there’s no denying the Denver Nuggets big man is squarely in the conversation for the mythical title of the ‘best player…

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Nikola Jokic’s Game-Saving Block Gives Nuggets Win vs. Steph Curry, Warriors

The Golden State Warriors nearly overcame a 24-point halftime deficit, but the visiting Denver Nuggets held on to earn an 89-86 upset victory on Tuesday in San…

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Nikola delivers its first battery-electric trucks to a SoCal transportation company

Hey, remember Nikola? You know, the electric semitruck startup that got a totally bonkers valuation and then turned out to be mostly a scam perpetrated by founder and former CEO Trevor Milton, one for which he faced three indictments? Right — well, it turns out that the company has continued on, albeit with way less…

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Bulls’ Nikola Vucevic: ‘Never Will I Ever Have Any Bad Feelings Toward’ Magic

Nikola Vucevic will face his former team on Friday but doesn’t hold any ill will. “Yeah, it wasn’t a situation where they traded me out of nowhere,” Vucevic…

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Nuggets’ Nikola Jokic Suspended 1 Game, Markieff Morris Fined $50K for Altercation

Reigning NBA MVP Nikola Jokic has been disciplined by the league for his actions against Markieff Morris in Monday’s game against the Miami Heat. Per the NBA…

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Nikola Jokic lays out Markieff Morris with cheap shot in wild scene

DENVER — Nikola Jokic had 25 points, 15 rebounds and 10 assists before the NBA MVP was ejected for violently slamming his shoulder into Markieff Morris, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Miami Heat 113-96 on Monday night. The Heat said Morris has an apparent neck injury. Jokic said he saw a replay of the…

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Nikola eyes $125M payout to settle SEC charge against Trevor Milton

Nikola founder Trevor Milton was charged by the SEC with using social media to repeatedly mislead investors about the electric-truck maker’s technology and capabilities. REUTERS Nikola said on Thursday it was working with federal regulators to pay a $125 million penalty to settle a charge against its founder, as the electric-truck maker works on ramping…