Ty Lawson PG DEN 3 Days

Lawson (back) scored 18 points (8-15 FG, 2-3 3Pt) to go along with four assists in 31 minutes Monday against the Hornets.

The Nuggets really struggled Monday, but Lawson was one of their lone bright spots. Although his assist total was unusually low, he at least made up for it with a solid scoring effort.

Ty Lawson PG DEN 3 Days

Lawson (back) says he will play Monday against the Hornets, RIck Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer reports.

Lawson entered Monday questionable due to lower-back soreness, but after going through shootaround he told reporters he'll be in the starting lineup. While the injury is a mild concern, Lawson has been on a tear of late, putting up double-digit assists in 14 of his last 15 games.

Ty Lawson PG DEN 3 Days

Lawson is a game-time decision for Monday's game against the HOrnets with a back injury, Chris Dempsey of the Denver Post reports.

The origin and exact nature of Lawson's back injury is a bit unclear, but it could cause him to miss Monday's game against Hornets. If he is unable to go, Nate Robinson is expected to receive the start in his place.

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Lawson scored 12 points (7-17 FG, 3-7 3Pt, 5-6 FT) and added one rebound, 16 assists and one steal in 47 minutes against the Houston Rockets on Wednesday.

Lawson leads all point guards in assists over the last 30 days (11.9 assists per game). He is an excellent source of assists and is a moderate source of points. He is a pass-first point guard and his fantasy value is a reflection of his playing style.

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Lawson scored 10 points (3-12 FG, 1-2 3Pt, 3-5 FT) and added four rebounds, nine assists and three steals in 30 minutes of actin against the Heat on Wednesday.

Lawson finally saw a decrease in minutes after he logged 44 minutes and 49 minutes on back-to-back games. The Nuggets had this game handedly and they didn't need big production from Lawson.

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Lawson scored 22 points (8-19 FG, 2-8 3P, 4-6 FT) with 12 assists, six rebounds and two steals in 49 minutes during Monday's OT loss to the Raptors.

The Nuggets' floor general now has double-digit assists in nine straight games, and 11 of 12, and Lawson has pushed his assists per game average on the season above 10.0 with the hot streak. As long as he can stay healthy, he should remain one of the most valuable point guards in the league.

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Lawson scored 24 points (9-16 FG, 3-4 3Pt, 3-7 FT), with 13 assists, four rebounds and two steals in 43 minutes during Tuesday's loss to the Trail Blazers.

Lawson has been just lighting it up recently, and is a double-double machine. Fantasy owners are getting all that they hoped for and more with him so far in 2014.

Ty Lawson PG DEN 24 Days

Lawson scored 15 points (6-15 FG, 0-1 3P, 3-5 FT) with 12 assists, four rebounds and two steals in 39 minutes during Monday's win over the Jazz.

Seven different Nuggets scored between 10 and 15 points Monday, as Lawson's distribution skills kept the offense humming. He's now recorded a double-double in five straight games, and eight of his last 10.

Ty Lawson PG DEN 29 Days

Lawson scored 17 points, (4-16 FG, 1-7 3Pt, 8-8 FT), with seven rebounds, 12 assists and two steals in 40 minutes during the Nuggets loss to the Suns.

Lawson is now averaging an incredible 12.6 assists over his last six games. He is on a roll right now and owners can only hope he remains healthy.

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Lawson had 18 points (5-10 FG, 1-2 3PT, 7-10 FT) to go along with a game high 16 assists in the Nuggets overtime win against the Lakers on Sunday.

This makes the third game in which Ty Lawson has dished out double digit assists, and it is no question that he is the reason behind the Nuggets current winning streak. He shows no signs of slowing down at this point, and he is clearly the most positive thing going right now for Nuggets basketball.