NBA: Denver Nuggets def. Miami Heat, 109-94 // Game 3 NBA Finals (June 8, 2023)

The Denver Nuggets play against the Miami Heat at 8:30 am, Thursday, June 8, 2023 (Philippine Time) at the Kaseya Center, Miami, FL in Game 3 of the 2023 NBA Finals.

Find out the game time information, when and how to watch Nuggets' game against Heat on TV and live streaming online.

The Denver Nuggets and Miami Heat are tied 1-1 in the 2023 NBA Finals, and Game 3 will be played in Miami.

The Heat won Game 2 in Denver behind a big effort from Gabe Vincent, who had 23 points (8-12 FG, 4-6 3Pt, 3-3 FT), three assists and two steals. Jimmy Butler had 21 points, 9 assists performance, while Bam Adebayo tallied 21 points and 9 rebounds.

The Nuggets were led by Nikola Jokic, who had 41 points and grabbing 11 rebounds, and 4 assists.

Can Denver turn things around defensively and cool off the Heat, or will Miami grab a 2-1 series lead?

Results and Scores

Quarter Scores: Nuggets vs. Heat - Game 3 (June 8, 2023)
Team Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 TOTAL
Miami Heat 24 24 20 26 94
Denver Nuggets 24 29 29 27 109

Game Highlights

Watch the game highlights between Denver Nuggets and Miami Heat in Game 3 of the 2023 NBA Eastern Conference Finals.

(Video by NBA)

The Nuggets took a 2-1 lead in the NBA Finals with a 109-94 win over the Miami Heat in Game 3. Nikola Jokic and Jamal Murray both recorded triple-doubles, becoming the first teammates to do so in Finals history.

Jokic finished with 32 points, 21 rebounds, and 10 assists, while Murray tallied 34 points, 10 rebounds, and 10 assists.

Miami's offense was powered by Jimmy Butler, who scored 28 points. Bam Adebayo was a force on the glass, finishing with 17 rebounds to go along with his 22 points.

Game 4 will be back in Miami on Saturday (Philippine Time).