Denver Nuggets guard Ty Lawson, left, drives to the basket against Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Dec. 20, 201

 

              Denver Nuggets guard Ty Lawson, left, drives to the basket against Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Dec. 20, 201
Denver Nuggets guard Ty Lawson, left, drives to the basket against Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, in Portland, Ore. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)