Porter compiled 22 points (9-23 FG, 1-12 3Pt, 3-3 FT), 11 rebounds, a steal and a blocked shot across 35 minutes in Sunday's 105-87 loss to the Celtics. Although Porter couldn't gain any traction with an errant three-point shot, his 11 rebounds marked a third straight game with double-digit boards. Porter came into Sunday's game riding a nice run to begin the month of April, averaging 21 points and 8.6 rebounds over a five-game span. Porter appeared to injure his hand Sunday, but he downplayed the issue during his postgame media availability. "I didn't injure it," Porter said of his right hand. "I tweaked it... but it's not anything serious. It was on my shooting hand, but that's not why I missed 11 threes. Just one of those nights. Hopefully I never have another night like that in my career."
Porter scored 22 points (8-15 FG, 2-7 3Pt, 4-5 FT) while adding 10 rebounds, two assists, one steal and one block in 40 minutes during Friday's win over the Spurs. It's his second straight double-double and fifth in the last seven games, as Porter continues to break out. Over that seven-game stretch, the second-year forward is averaging 21.0 points, 9.3 boards, 2.3 threes, 1.6 assists and 0.9 blocks.
Porter collected 18 points (7-14 FG, 1-3 3Pt, 3-3 FT), 10 rebounds, one assist, one steal and one block across 31 minutes in a 106-96 victory over the Spurs on Wednesday. Porter picked up double-double No. 12 on the season as his efficient shooting continued -- he hasn't shot under 50 percent in a game since March 2. The forward has emerged as an effective No. 2 option behind MVP candidate Nikola Jokic since the All-Star break, averaging 21.0 points, 8.5 rebounds and 2.5 three-pointers across 15 second-half contests.
Porter scored 25 points (11-16 FG, 3-4 3Pt) and added seven rebounds across 29 minutes in a 134-119 victory over the Pistons on Tuesday. Porter was able to score 20-plus points for the fourth consecutive game and fifth time in his last six contests. The forward has been fantastic from three-point range over his last six games, making 62.1 percent of his attempts.
Porter registered 20 points (7-11 FG, 1-2 3Pt, 5-5 FT), four rebounds, two blocked shots and an assist across 32 minutes in Thursday's 101-94 win over the Clippers The arrival of Aaron Gordon hasn't harmed Porter's starting role despite speculation to the contrary. Paul Millsap and JaMychal Green seem to be the odd men out in the transaction, so Porter's output will be largely unaffected moving forward. It would be difficult for the Nuggets to disregard Porter's recent string of production. Over 14 games in March, Porter averaged 20.3 points, 9.1 rebounds, and 1.1 assists.
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