Michael Porter Jr. talks clutch shot and block in Game 5 vs Clippers

Michael Porter Jr. Nuggets
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Rookie forward Michael Porter Jr. made waves in recent days following his comments after the Denver Nuggets’ Game 4 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers.

After arguing that the Nuggets need to have more players involved in order to beat the Clippers, MPJ received a lot of criticism from the media – Michael Malone even came out and admitted that those type of things should be kept in the house, regardless of if they are valid or not – as the Nuggets had their backs against the walls yet again in the 2020 playoffs.

But when the game and series was on the line, Porter Jr.’s only field was one of the biggest shots of the game, and he also met Ivica Zubac at the rim to help the Nuggets force a Game 6:

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