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Denver Nuggets beat the Cavaliers in Cleveland, 106-97
Denver Nuggets beat the Cavaliers in Cleveland, 106-97

Ty Lawson scored 24 points, Arron Afflalo added 23, and the Denver Nuggets ended Cleveland's four-game winning streak with a 106-97 victory Monday night. Denver took the lead for good early in the third quarter and was up by as many as 14 points midway through the fourth. LeBron James, who missed the morning shoot-around because of a cold, led Cleveland with 22 points. The Nuggets limped into the game after losing seven of eight and were coming off Sunday's defeat in New York, in which they made one field goal in the second quarter. Denver looked like a different team Monday, placing five players in double figures. Leading 90-84, the Nuggets scored eight straight points and...