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AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- Ty Lawson poured in 26 points as the Denver Nuggets reached .500 with a 101-94 victory over the Detroit Pistons at The Palace on Tuesday night. Corey Brewer scored 15 and JaVale McGee chipped in 12, all in the first half. Denver (11-11) won its sixth straight over Detroit and swept the season series. The Nuggets are 2-2 on their five-game road trip, which ends in Minnesota on Wednesday. The Pistons (7-17) gave away a 17-point lead for the second straight home game while losing for the fourth time in five games. Jason Maxiell had a season-high 18 points and a career-high tying six blocks while Brandon Knight contributed 20 points and Rodney Stuckey added 17. Detroit, playing for the fourth game in five nights, out-rebounded the Nuggets 51-37 but couldn't overcome its 17 turnovers. Lawson scored 12 third-quarter points, including a runner just before the buzzer which gave Denver a 72-66 advantage. Brewer's third 3-pointer nudged the Nuggets' le...
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I’ve been waiting for Ty Lawson to “come home” all season, and this may have been the one game in which he did so; he was aware for most — if not the entire game — not to mention, he was effective in every facet of the game. On a not when other starters had [...]The post Ty Lawson Returns; Denver Nuggets Defeat Detroit Pistons appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
Ty Lawson had 26 points, seven assists and five rebounds to lead the Denver Nuggets to a 101-94 win over the Detroit Pistons on Tuesday night.
Corey Brewer added 15 points and Andre Iguodala had 12 points and eight rebounds for the Nuggets, who rallied from a slow start in which they trailed by as many as 17 in the first quarter. JaVale McGee also had 12 points for Denver.
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) -- Ty Lawson had 26 points, seven assists and five rebounds to lead the Denver Nuggets to a 101-94 win over the Detroit Pistons on Tuesday night.
Corey Brewer added 15 points and Andre Iguodala had 12 points and eight rebounds for the Nuggets, who rallied from a slow start in which they trailed by as many as 17 in the first quarter. JaVale McGee also had...
George Karl has not had many good things to say about Carmelo Anthony since the Denver Nuggets traded him to the New York Knicks two seasons ago. Many have painted Carmelo as a selfish player who is unwilling to buy into the team mentality, and Karl has done nothing to change that perception. However, the Nuggets coach recently praised Anthony for changing his game. “I’ve said...
Tayshaun Prince says the Pistons are giving away games right now.
Khris Middleton and Kim English have received limited playing time for the Pistons this season.
The Nuggets are averaging 53.9 points per game in the paint, easily first in the NBA.
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Timberwolves, led by Center Nikola Pekovic's 22 points and 11 rebounds, and Andrei Kirilenko's 18 points, ground out a 108-105 victory over Denver on Wednesday night at the Target Center by grinding down the Nuggets. J.J. Barea added 17 and Luke Ridnour had 15 for the Wolves, who made up for a slow start with a steady march to the free-throw...
Tonight after what seemed like six years off, the Wolves take it to Target Center tonight in Ricky Rubio's would-have-been season debut. The Nuggets, long thought to be Western Conference contenders, are quietly right on par with the Wolves at an underwhelming 11-11 despite the team being generally injury-free for most of the season. This game marks a bit of a deja vu game, as...
Last night the Philadelphia 76ers balled up the Detroit Pistons 104-97 on the scoreboard and on the shelf life of their ankles. Jrue Holiday was bring the ball up court in the 3rd quarter when he gave Brandon Knight a killer crossover. It caused Knight to go to the ground, so all we can say to him is, "looking like a fool with your pants on the ground." Check out the...
Monday night the Pistons were looking to sweep multi-game road trip for the first time in five years when they traveled to Philadelphia to take on the 76ers at the Wells Fargo Center. However as Detroit was unable to put together four quality quarters of basketball the Pistons fell to Philadelphia 104-97 failing to take advantage of a strong inside game from Greg Monroe.
For most teams a 21-4 advantage in the first quarter would probably translate into a win or at the very least a lead at halftime.
This was exactly the case for the Pistons Tuesday night as they jumped out to an early 21-4 lead in the first quarter dominating in all aspects. However a second quarter in which Detroit got outscored 31-17 translating to a 48-42 disadvantage at the half...
MINNEAPOLIS It's been 18 years since two little boys on Andrews Air Force base began playing basketball together. It's been 18 years, AAU squad after AAU squad, colleges, five NBA teams, and now, improbably, those two little boys are about to face off yet again as pros.
There's no way to calculate the odds of Dante Cunningham and Ty Lawson's friendship. Sure, plenty...