Thomas helps Celtics beat Nuggets 121-101

DENVER (AP) Isaiah Thomas had 22 points and 12 assists, and the Boston Celtics beat the Denver Nuggets 121-101 on Sunday.

Avery Bradley had 20 points for the Celtics, who beat the Nuggets for a fourth time in a row. Evan Turner scored 17 points, and Jared Sullinger had 16 points and 11 rebounds.

Denver had 24 turnovers in its third loss in four games. Nikola Jokic led the Nuggets with 23 points and 13 rebounds, and fellow rookie Emmanuel Mudiay added 18 points.