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Ty Lawson returned from a sprained right foot to score 24 points, and the Denver Nuggets sent the Miami Heat to their third straight loss with a 117-104 victory on Friday night. LeBron James had 35 points for the Heat, who have lost their last 10 games in Denver. Nene added 17 points for the Nuggets. Rudy Fernandez and Al Harrington each had 15 points.
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Ty Lawson returned from a sprained right foot to score 24 points, and the Denver Nuggets sent the Miami Heat to their third straight loss with a 117-104 victory on Friday night.
LeBron James had 35 points for the Heat, who've now lost their last 10 games in Denver.
Nene added 17 points for the Nuggets, while Rudy Fernandez and Al Harrington each had 15.
Lawson, who was held...
Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson hopes to be back on the floor Friday night when Denver takes on the Miami Heat at Pepsi Center. Lawson sat out Wednesday night's victory over the New Jersey Nets because of a strained right foot but expects to return for the nationally televised showdown against Miami.
After missing one game with a right foot sprain, Ty Lawson proclaimed himself ready for action.
The Nuggets’ starting point guard participated in this morning’s shootaround and says he will play tonight against the Miami Heat.
“It felt good,” said Lawson post-shootaround. “I took a couple of days off and rested it.”
At 16.4 points per game, Lawson is the Nuggets’...
Early this season, the Miami Heat looked unbeatable. After Friday’s 117-104 loss to the Denver Nuggets, the Heat have lost there straight games. While it’s not time to panic in Miami, it’s now obvious that this regular season won’t be a walk in the park for the Heat.
Ty Lawson, like he’s been doing for most of the season, led the way for the Nuggets. He had 24 points and...
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Despite opening the season without the faces of their respective franchises, neither the Denver Nuggets nor the Utah Jazz considered themselves to be rebuilding.
So far, both have been proven right.
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The Nuggets played well at the end...
After last year’s NBA Finals, it became fashionable to call LeBron James a choker and to point out how he tended to disappear in the fourth quarter of games. For everyone who enjoyed that pastime last June, LeBron gave all of you a chance to reprise your jabs with his performance last night. I was grazing through the channels and found the Heat/Clippers game in the middle of...
Danilo Gallinari and Nene scored 18 points apiece, but the Nuggets fell to the Utah Jazz 106-95 at the Pepsi Center on Sunday night. Ty Lawson finished with 13 points and eight assists as Denver finished its homestand with a 2-2 record. The Nuggets start a five-game road trip Tuesday.
Tune into Sun Sports at 10 p.m. to watch the Miami Heat take on the Denver Nuggets. NBA Heat territory.
Coming up short in overtime on consecutive nights during a brief West Coast swing has no doubt started to have an effect on the legs of the Miami Heat, if not their psyche.
Capping their five-game trip in the high altitude of Denver against the run-and-gun Nuggets isn't bound...