WATCH: Jamal Murray explodes for 42 points as Nuggets stave off elimination vs. Jazz

With the Denver Nuggets’ season on the line, the version of that led the team to give him a $170 million deal last summer showed up.

The Nuggets guard went off for 42 points in a 117-107 win for the Nuggets, who staved off elimination in Game 5 against the  Jazz. The Jazz now lead the series 3-2.

With 42 points on 17-of-26 shooting (4-of-8 from deep), 8 rebounds, 8 assists and 0 turnovers, Murray was dealing damage from all over the court. However, it was an unreal move in the paint late in the third quarter hat encapsulated his night.


Jamal Murray