As has been well reported, the
On Sunday, the visiting
Miller was suspended two games by the team for conduct detrimental to the team, according to an announcement from Tim Connelly, Denver's general manager/executive vice president of basketball operations.
According to the Denver Post, Miller confronted head coach, and former Laker,
"There's a time and place for everything," said Shaw, according to the Post. "In the middle of the arena in front of everyone ... I just tried to calm him down."
The Lakers (13-19) have lost six straight games, but the Nuggets (14-17) are in an even deeper slump, losing eight in a row and nine of 10.
Miller is averaging 5.9 points and 3.3 assists while playing 19.0 minutes a game. In addition to starting point guard
The Lakers have injuries to
Before the Lakers play the Nuggets, they'll host the