Denver Nuggets forward Emmanuel Mudiay (13) drives past Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins (16) and forward Nikola Pekovic (14) in the first quarter at Target Center.

(Photo: Rob Carr, Getty Images)Mudiay scored 13 points in the third quarter and had five rebounds, while Pekosovic had eight rebounds and nine assists.

Pek is coming off a season-high 19 points and eight assists in the Nuggets’ win over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night.

Mudiad scored 18 points in a 120-100 loss to the Detroit Lions on Saturday.

Pekovic had 18 points and nine rebounds in Denver’s loss to Minnesota on Saturday, and has six assists in his past two games against the Timberwolves.