Denver Nuggets beat Miami Heat, clinch 1st ever NBA title with 4-1 win

Nuggets center Nikola Jokic had a game-high 28 points and 16 rebounds in the win

Jokić had 28 points and 16 rebounds for the Nuggets,

Denver’s role players, such as Aaron Gordon and Michael Porter Jr., played a key role in their playoff

Trailing by three with 15 seconds left, Butler jacked up a three-pointer, but missed it.

Ball Arena, 5,280 feet above sea level — the highest altitude at which any N.B.A

Nuggets Head Coach Malone

Fans celebrating Denver 57 years wait for title.

Jokic was named MVP for his performance in the NBA Finals