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Pacers' Lawson sentenced to supervised probation

DENVER -- Indiana Pacers point guard Ty Lawson was sentenced to a year of supervised probation on drunken driving charges in Colorado.The former Denver Nuggets player was ordered not to drink or use marijuana during his probation. He had faced up to 180 days in jail after pleading guilty to driving while ability impaired and to a traffic violation. The district attorney had requested...
Via Associated Press
March 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Ty Lawson reportedly in 'strong discussions' with Pacers

Former Rockets guard Ty Lawson is looking for a new NBA home after being officially bought out by the team earlier this week. Could the Pacers be the ones to let Lawson crash on their couch? According to a report by Shams Charania of The Vertical on Thursday, the 28-year-old is in “strong discussions” with Indiana about the possibility of a deal. Free-agent guard Ty Lawson...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Three good landing spots for Ty Lawson

Someone put sugar in the Rockets’ gas tank from the beginning, and it sputtered somewhere before it even got out of the atmosphere. Ty Lawson reached a buyout settlement Monday, meaning a productive point guard is on the market late in the season free to go where he wants. Lawson is not the easiest piece of lamb on the rack, having off-court issues galore, but he still could be...
Via Crossover Chronicles
March 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Rockets, Ty Lawson agree to contract buyout

Ty Lawson’s short tenure with the Houston Rockets has apparently come to an end. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, the two sides have reportedly come to an agreement on a contract buyout. This ends what has been a disastrous marriage between Lawson and the Rockets after he was acquired from the Denver Nuggets during the summer. Lawson is averaging just 5.8 points...
Via Sportsnaut
March 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Ty Lawson reportedly wants to finish season with the Rockets

Ty Lawson’s time with the Houston Rockets has been no less than a natural disaster. But commendably, the 5-foot-11 guard is still somehow committed to making it work. Despite recent rumblings about a potential buyout, Lawson reaffirmed his commitment to Houston on Saturday, saying that he wants to finish the season with the Rockets, per Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Rockets expected to keep Ty Lawson past trade deadline

Just when it seemed like the Houston Rockets might be shopping point guard Ty Lawson, now they aren’t. Lawson has struggled on the court with Houston since coming over in a trade from the Denver Nuggets last summer, and he was suspended twice this season for two DWI arrests occurring last year. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports reported last month the Rockets were trying to...
Via The Sports Daily
January 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Ty Lawson suspended three games for July DUI arrest

Ty Lawson’s forgettable tenure with the Houston Rockets thus far has just gotten a little bit more so. The 28-year-old point guard has been suspended three games for driving under the influence of alcohol, the NBA announced in an official press release on Thursday. The suspension stems from a July arrest, his second such offense in the span of just half a year. Lawson served...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Ty Lawson suspended two games for DWIs

Houston Rockets guard Ty Lawson will reportedly be suspended two games by the NBA after pleading guilty to driving while impaired, according to a report. Sources told ESPN on Friday that Lawson can appeal the suspension, but may elect not to do so in order to be eligible to play in the Rockets’ Christmas Day game against San Antonio. Lawson’s current suspension is for a January...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Are the Houston Rockets looking to trade Ty Lawson?

Having played only 17 games for the team, the Houston Rockets appear to be looking to find a trade partner for prized offseason acquisition Ty Lawson.According to Steve Kyler at, the Rockets, who already fired head coach Kevin McHale in November, are looking to shake things up even more as the team is off to a dismal start to the season."The Rockets have been...
Via Yardbarker
December 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Ty Lawson has 'nothing bad to say' about Nuggets in return

One major conversation point ahead of the Houston Rockets' game against the Denver Nuggets is, naturally, that Friday marks Ty Lawson's return to Denver.There's no ignoring that the relationship between the Nuggets and the 28-year-old point guard crumbled ahead of the trade in July that sent him to Houston. But when asked about his return to the Pepsi Center playing for a different...
Via Yardbarker
November 13, 2015  |  Discuss

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