Originally posted on All Things Nuggets  |  Last updated 12/19/11
Coach George Karl has a few lineup options heading into Tuesday’s Pepsi Center preseason game against Phoenix. But the coach said he’s going to start both point guards – Ty Lawson and Andre Miller – in his backcourt. Karl said “they’ve been the two best players in training camp.” Danilo Gallinari will start at small forward, Nene at power forward and Timofey Mozgov at center. “At home, I’m more comfortable with going with a 9-10 man rotation, depending on the flow and circumstances. I’ll go 8-9 on the road,” said Karl, whose team has its second and final preseason game on Thursday at Phoenix. Meanwhile, Arron Afflalo is in Denver and the team remains optimistic that it will re-sign the free agent. Afflalo started at shooting guard for Denver last season. The contract talks have been going on for a couple weeks now. The surprise Sacramento splurge on shooting guard Marcus Thornton – four years, $33 million – has had some affect on the negotiations. Some worry about Afflalo missing mo
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