Originally posted on HoopStuff  |  Last updated 9/10/13
Denver Nuggets: Three Pivotal Questions Entering The Season By Milan George: Hoopstuff Writer… 1. How will Brian Shaw do as the new head coach? - Brian Shaw spent the last 8 years as an assistant coach to Phil Jackson with the Los Angeles Lakers (2005-2011) and to Frank Vogel with the Indiana Pacers (2011-2013). Shaw has had much praise from coaches and players like Phil Jackson, Paul George, Derek Fisher and Kobe Bryant. Many feel Shaw’s chances of being a successful head coach is likely, as he is likeable, smart and experienced. Shaw can easily be the next Tom Thibodeau, in the sense of an assistant coach becoming an excellent head coach. If the Denver players agree to his coaching style and have a strong work ethic, Denver should have no problems getting wins under him next season. 2. Will Ty Lawson make the leap into stardom? - Ty Lawson will be playing in his 5th season as a pro and many wonder, if he can make the leap into stardom. For starters, Lawson needs to work on staying...
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