Ty Lawson
Preview: Lakers at Denver Nuggets
Preview: Lakers at Denver Nuggets

The good news for the Lakers (21-41) is they won't have much time to sit and dwell on their franchise-worst 48-point drubbing by the Clippers (43-20) on Thursday night. The bad news is they'll play their fourth game in five nights in the altitude of Denver when they visit the Nuggets (26-34) on Friday. Denver has struggled this season under rookie Head Coach Brian Shaw, although injuries have played a major part with JaVale McGee (leg), Danilo Gallinari (knee) and Nate Robinson (knee) all out for the season. GRAPHIC: Lakers play Nuggets a mile high Point guard Ty Lawson recently returned from a rib injury, but the Nuggets have seriously been slumping. Of course, so...