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Nuggets beat Blazers 124-92, extend win streak to 6 games

Nuggets Trail Blazers Basketball
Posted at 5:41 AM, Feb 28, 2022

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — JaMychal Green had 20 points and 10 rebounds off the bench and the Denver Nuggets pushed their winning streak to six games with a 124-92 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers.

Nikola Jokic had 18 rebounds, 11 assists and eight points before sitting for good with 2:22 left in the third quarter.

DeMarcus Cousins, signed by the Nuggets for the rest of the season on Friday, added 19 points and eight rebounds, and Denver's bench finished with a season-high 76 points.

Anfernee Simons had 16 points to lead the Trail Blazers.