Ty Lawson strains Achilles

DENVER -- Denver Nuggets guard Ty Lawson strained his left Achilles in the first half of Saturday night's 110-88 win over the Charlotte Bobcats.

The team said that Lawson was being held out the rest of game because of precautionary reasons.

Lawson had five assists and a rebound and was scoreless on 0-for-5 shooting.

Information from The Associated Press was used in this report.