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Game Recap: Nuggets 119, Lakers 108

Led by Jamal Murray's 37 points, seven rebounds and six assists, the No. 1 seed Nuggets defeat the No. 7 seed Lakers in Game 3, 119-108. Nikola Jokic (24 points, six rebounds, eight assists) and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (17 points, four 3pt. FG) added a combined 41 points in the victory. Anthony Davis (28 points, 18 rebounds) and LeBron James (23 points, seven rebounds, 12 assists) combined for 51 points for the Lakers in the losing effort. The Nuggets lead the best-of-seven series, 3-0, with Game four taking place on Monday, May 22 (8:30 p.m. ET, ESPN).