Nuggets ship Law­son to Rock­ets in trade

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HOUS­TON — The Den­ver Nuggets have traded point guard Ty Law­son to the Hous­ton Rock­ets. The Nuggets re­ceive a lottery pro­tected first-round pick in 2016 and cash con­sid­er­a­tions along with Nick John­son, Kostas Pa­paniko­laou, Pablo Pri­gioni and Joey Dorsey in the deal that also sends a 2017 sec­ond-round pick to Hous­ton. Law­son would give the Rock­ets needed depth at point guard with Pa­trick Bev­er­ley, though is cur­rently deal­ing with off-the-court is­sues. He en­tered a 30-day residential treat­ment pro­gram for al­co­hol last week af­ter his sec­ond DUI ar­rest. The As­so­ci­ated Press

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