Found January 30, 2012 on All Things Nuggets:
Ty Lawson said Monday that his injured ankle is improving, but that he remains a game-time decision for the Nuggets vs. the Grizzlies in Memphis on Tuesday. More updates and details coming later at George Karl, Andre Miller and Lawson talked about what his absence meant to Denver in its loss to the Clippers on Sunday: brightcove.createExperiences();

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Nuggets PG Lawson expects to play vs. Clippers

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Italian newspaper promotes All-Star votes for Gallinari

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Blake Griffin dunk: “It’s better than a Mozgov!”

Before Timofey Mozgov became the Nuggets starting center this season, he was best known for being dunk upon/over by Blake Griffin, back when Timofey played for the Knicks. Well, on Monday night, the Clippers’ Griffin unleashed a similar dunk on a similarly sized center – Kendrick Perkins of the Thunder (video below). As the broadcasters lost their minds, here was their debate...

Nuggets Mailbag: Crystal ball says Denver can contend in NBA playoffs

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