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Denver Nuggets guard Ty Lawson was ruled out of Tuesday night's game against the Los Angeles Clippers because of a left Achilles' tendon strain.
Lawson started each of the Nuggets' previous 32 games. The team said he has been bothered by tightness in the Achilles' tendon for the past week. He left the Nuggets' 81-72 at Memphis on Saturday early when he aggravated the injury.
Andre Miller was expected to start in his place Tuesday against the Clippers, who entered with a 17-game winning streak.
BEST OF MAXIM
The Denver Nuggets got the win, but they lost their starting point guard - at least for the second half of the game. The Nuggets beat the Charlotte Bobcats 110-88 last night, but Ty Lawson suffered an injury that kept him on the bench for the entire second half. Lawson injured his left achilles tendon in the second quarter says Benjamin Hochman of the Denver Post. The injury...
Kenneth Faried is the Manimal for his relentlessness. It seems like he has a grudge against the backboard every time he goes flying in for a rebound. When he is in Portland though, the slight he feels is very very real. Back on Draft night, Faried said he believed the Blazers had told him that he would be their selection if he was available at No. 21. Instead Portland took point...
DENVER (AP) -- The Denver Nuggets' inside game was at its best on Saturday night.
Kosta Koufos scored a season-high 16 points, and Kenneth Faried and Andre Iguodala added 15 points apiece as the Nuggets beat Charlotte 110-88 and sent the Bobcats to their 15th consecutive loss.
JaVale McGee added 14 points, and Danilo Gallinari had 12 for Denver, which won its sixth in a row...
Need that last minute Christmas gift? What about trying to fill that stocking left over the fireplace?
Well fear not and quit your worrying because the Denver Nuggets have the perfect gift with the "Nuggets Holiday Jam" in what is seemingly in 8-track form.
What loved one would not want to hear their favorite holiday songs sung by Kenneth "The Manimal" Faried...
Back on Tuesday night, Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried wasn't exactly feeling so fresh during a stoppage of play in the fourth quarter.As Faried sat on the bench next to guard Ty Lawson and center Kosta Koufos, he started heaving into a towel.Judging from the reaction from Lawson and Kosta, Kenneth lost his lunch...
No doubt about it, Damian Lillard, rookie point guard for the Portland Trail Blazers, is something special and the obvious early candidate to win Rookie of the Year. Watch the moves he puts on Ty Lawson and the Denver Nuggets late in the fourth quarter on Thursday night as he drives past Lawson to throw [...]The post Damian Lillard Drives Past Ty Lawson, Throws It Down (Video) appeared...
Team releases top holiday video.
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This week anything that can go wrong does. From attempted break-ins to Justin getting mauled by a bear. It happens this week. As always FastBreaks, Fav 5 and Bottom Feeder 5, the week that was in Denver Nuggets basketball and the guys give their picks for the week.