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Game Recap: Nuggets 94, Heat 89

Led by Nikola Jokic's 28 points (12-16 FG), 16 rebounds, and four assists, the Nuggets defeated the Heat in Game 5, 94-89. Michael Porter Jr. (16 points, 13 rebounds) and Jamal Murray (14 points, eight rebounds, eight assists) added a combined 30 points for the Nuggets in the victory, while Jimmy Butler tallied 21 points for the Heat. After closing out this best-of-seven series, 4-1, the Nuggets have clinched the franchises first NBA title.