Nuggets Beat Lakers Series Now 2-1

Ty Lawson scored 25 points and the Denver Nuggets raced to an early 24-point lead on their way to a 99-84 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night in Game 3 of their first-round series. JaVale McGee had 16 points and 15 rebounds for the Nuggets, who will try to even the best-of-seven series at two games each on Sunday night at the Pepsi Center. The Nuggets grabbed a 55-39 halftime lead by stifling Andrew Bynum down low and forcing Kobe…