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Lawson Powers Nuggets To 106-96 Win Over Lakers, Extends LA’s Skid

Ty Lawson had season-highs of 32 points and 16 assists, leading Denver to a 106-96 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night that snapped the Nuggets’ six-game skid.


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Clippers Beat Nuggets 117-105 For Record 57th Win

Blake Griffin scored 24 points while picking up his 16th technical, and the Los Angeles Clippers led all the way in beating the Denver Nuggets 117-105 on Tuesday night for their franchise-record 57th victory of the season.


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Former Laker Shaw To Become New Head Coach Of Nuggets

A person with knowledge of the negotiations tells The Associated Press that Indiana Pacers assistant coach Brian Shaw has agreed to succeed George Karl as coach of the Denver Nuggets.


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Lakers Fall Short In 119-108 Loss To Nuggets

Wilson Chandler scored 23 points in place of an injured Danilo Gallinari, and Ty Lawson added 22 in the Denver Nuggets’ 119-108 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday night.


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Nuggets End Clippers’ 17-Game Winning Streak

Denver stopped the Los Angeles Clippers’ franchise record 17-game winning streak with a 92-78 victory on Tuesday night.

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Clippers Eye 18th-Straight Win To Kick Off Road Trip

Can the Clips continue their winning ways in 2013?


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Nuggets Crush Lakers To Force Game 7

Ty Lawson scored 32 points, fellow spark plug Corey Brewer added 18 and the Denver Nuggets forced a Game 7 in their first-round playoff series with a dominating 113-96 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night.


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Lakers Aiming To Close Out Nuggets Quickly

Although Kobe Bryant’s late-game effectiveness has been debated and dissected over the past 16 years, he seems to love it whenever he doesn’t have to take the Los Angeles Lakers’ last shot.


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‘Where’s Kenyon?’ Lakers Back Home After Bizarre Game Delay In Denver

Kenyon Martin may play for the Lakers’ crosstown rivals, but at least for one game, he was the target of a zealous female fan who expected him to be at Game 4.


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Bryant, Bynum Lead Lakers To 3-1 Edge Over Nuggets

Ramon Sessions’ 3-pointer with 48 seconds to go proved to be the game winner as the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Denver Nuggets in Game 4 of their first-round series 92-88.


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Nuggets Roll Past Lakers To Win Game 3

Ty Lawson scored 25 points and the Denver Nuggets raced to an early 24-point lead on their way to a 99-84 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night in Game 3 of their first-round series.


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Lakers Arrive In Denver For Game 3

DENVER (CBS/AP) — Speedy point guard Ty Lawson believes more running and better rebounding will get the Denver Nuggets back into their first-round series with the Los Angeles Lakers. And coach George Karl thinks it […]


Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers drives on Corey Brewer #13 of the Denver Nuggets during Game Two of the Western Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on May 1, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Kobe Scores 38 To Lead Lakers Past Nuggets, Go Up 2-0 In Series

Kobe Bryant scored 38 points, Andrew Bynum followed up his playoff-opening triple-double with 27 points and nine rebounds, and the Los Angeles Lakers weathered Denver’s late rally for a 104-100 victory over the Nuggets on Tuesday night, taking a 2-0 series lead.


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Brown Says Jordan Hill Will Play Tonight

Lakers coach Mike Brown said on Tuesday morning that Jordan Hill will play in game two as Los Angeles hosts the Denver Nuggets in the NBA playoffs.


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James Worthy On Lakers Game 1 Win Over Nuggets

Andrew Bynum posted the Lakers’ first playoff triple-double in 21 years and Los Angeles controlled the action against the Denver Nuggets. Sports Central’s James Worthy shows us what the Lakers did well in game one.