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Denver Nuggets Lean On Young Serbian Forward To Power Team To Playoffs04:50

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The Denver Nuggets are leaning on a 6-foot-10 Serbian power forward to help end their playoff drought. Nikola Jokic is one of the NBA's top young players — and is playing a long way from his native country. But he's ignited fans, from Denver's small Serbian community all the way back to Belgrade.

Vic Vela (@VicVela1) from Colorado Public Radio reports.

This segment aired on April 3, 2018.


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