The Fast Break | January 19th

Sit back for a light two game night in the NBA with the Fast Break.

Video Transcript

STEPHANIE READY: Hey there. I'm Stephanie Ready, and it's time now for NBA.com's "Fast Break."

Checking in with OKC and Denver. The Nuggets routed the Thunder 119-101 behind Nikola Jokic's 27 points and 12 rebounds before he called it an early night. Monte Morris added 15 points, and Paul Millsap recorded a double-double with 13 points and 12 rebounds as the Nuggets lead by as many as 26 before the starters were pulled in the fourth quarter. The win helps Denver get back to .500 on the season at 7-7, as they have now won six straight over the Thunder at home. Luguentz Dort led all Thunder scorers with 20.

The Jazz beat the New Orleans Pelicans 118-102 for their sixth straight victory, as Donovan Mitchell led the Jazz with 28 points and seven rebounds. Jordan Clarkson added 18 points and six assists, while Rudy Gobert recorded a double-double-- 13 points and 18 rebounds. The Pelicans trailed the entire second half after allowing the Jazz to make more than 20 3-pointers for the fourth time in six games. Zion Williamson finished with 32 points for the Pelicans, making it the first time in his young career he's scored 30 in back-to-back contests.

That'll do it for NBA.com's "Fast Break."