Nikola Jokic, of the Denver Nuggets, after their double over-time win against the Portland Trail Blazers in game five of their Western Conference first-round play-off series at the Ball Arena in Denver, Colorado. Photo: AFP Nikola Jokic, of the Denver Nuggets, after their double over-time win against the Portland Trail Blazers in game five of their Western Conference first-round play-off series at the Ball Arena in Denver, Colorado. Photo: AFP
Nikola Jokic, of the Denver Nuggets, after their double over-time win against the Portland Trail Blazers in game five of their Western Conference first-round play-off series at the Ball Arena in Denver, Colorado. Photo: AFP

Denver Nuggets’ Nikola Jokic becomes lowest draft pick ever to win MVP award – ‘I didn’t even think I’d be in the NBA’

  • ‘The Joker’ earns top award with 90 per cent of first-place ballots after league-high double-double season
  • ‘I think I did a good job of using that opportunity,’ says Jokic of being drafted by Nuggets in 2014

Topic |   NBA (National Basketball Association)
Nikola Jokic, of the Denver Nuggets, after their double over-time win against the Portland Trail Blazers in game five of their Western Conference first-round play-off series at the Ball Arena in Denver, Colorado. Photo: AFP Nikola Jokic, of the Denver Nuggets, after their double over-time win against the Portland Trail Blazers in game five of their Western Conference first-round play-off series at the Ball Arena in Denver, Colorado. Photo: AFP
Nikola Jokic, of the Denver Nuggets, after their double over-time win against the Portland Trail Blazers in game five of their Western Conference first-round play-off series at the Ball Arena in Denver, Colorado. Photo: AFP
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