Saturday afternoon Denver Nuggets He will be in Salt Lake City to face the Utah Jazz.
With Nikola Jokic improving to availability for the game, they will have their best players in the starting lineup.
Junior NBA: “Nikola Jokic (calf) is listed to play on Saturday.”
The two-time MVP averaged 24.8 points, 11.9 rebounds, 9.8 assists and 1.2 steals per contest in 68 games.
He shot an impressive 63.3% from the field and 38.5% from three-point range.
The Nuggets come into the day as first in the Western Conference with a record of 52-28 in 80 games.
They are 5-5 in their last ten games and in the midst of a two-game losing streak.
On the road, the Nuggets are 19-21 in their 40 games away from Denver.
Last season, the team dealt with injuries and lost in five games to the Golden State Warriors in the first round of the NBA Playoffs.
That said, if the Nuggets can stay healthy, they have the talent to make a deep run in the 2023 postseason.
As for the Jazz, they are 36-44 in 80 games, which is the 12th seed in the Western Conference.
They are 2-8 in their last ten games and are on a four game losing streak.
The Jazz are 22-18 on their home floor in their 40 games in Salt Lake City.