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George Karl is searching for answers with his entire team struggling.
I've listed three Nuggets starters in this slideshow, all of whom are playing far below their expected levels of production. Their performances have led to an 0-3 start for the Nuggets, with losses to Philadelphia, Orlando and Miami.
The loss to the Magic was especially embarrassing, as they lost by 13 to a team that many have pegged to be among the worst in the league.
Andre Iguodala has never been much of a scorer, but this year, he's shooting 27 percent from three-point range and 56 percent from the line. His scoring average is about on par with the last few seasons, but his efficiency is nowhere near as good, and he's turning it over four times per game.
Lawson has been a huge disappointment, and he just inked a $48 million, four-year contract about a week ago. His minutes have increased this season, but his production has tailed off. He's hitting just 42.6 percent from the floor on an increased workload of 15.7 shots per game, while making just 20 percent from three-point range and 50 percent from the line.
Lawson has kept his turnovers down (2.3 per game), but his teammates haven't, and the Nuggets really have to start playing less carelessly and more under control, or it won't matter how deep and talented their team is.
Lastly, Danilo Gallinari has been the absolute worst of the worst for the Nuggets. He's hitting 25.8 percent on 15.5 shots per night and has made 16.7 percent from three (3-of-18) in the two Nuggets games in which he has played. For a sharpshooter that doesn't really bring much defense to the court, this is beyond unacceptable.
Many had pegged the Nuggets as a sleeper team in the Western Conference coming into this year, but with Lawson, Iggy and Gallo all underperforming so badly, they might sleep their way right into the lottery.