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Watch: Nikola Jokic picks up 43rd career triple-double behind career-high 18 assists

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Nikola Jokic was at it again on Monday night recording his 43rd triple-double of his career. Jokic recorded a career-high 18 assists to go along with 19 points and 12 rebounds to put him into a tie with former Nuggets great Fat Lever for ninth on the all-time triple-doubles list.

Jokic has now recorded a triple-double in two of the Nuggets first three games this season. Monday nights was his biggest thus far as not only did he set a career-high in assists, but he got the Nuggets into the win column for the first time this season.

Jokic needs just one more triple-double to set the Nuggets franchise record after his phenomenal performance on Monday night, I like his chances. To watch all the highlights from Jokic’s dominating performance, click the link below!