Nuggets’ coach Michael Malone says he’ll take any day a player with averages of Jokic in response to critical comments

Nikola Jokic
Mar 9, 2018; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic (15) in the third quarter against the Los Angeles Lakers at the Pepsi Center. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

Nikola Jokic has been subject of criticism due to his recent form. But Nuggets’ coach Michael Malone supported his player stating that the Serbian center is doing a lot of great things.

The Joker is averaging 15.4 points, 10.1 rebounds, and 6.1 assists per game for the Nuggets this season.