George Karl was convinced it could work. The Denver coach saw a talented, deep combo for his point-guard spot with Ty Lawson and Raymond Felton. The problem for Felton was Karl saw Lawson as the starter. And so it ultimately didn’t work for the Nuggets, who shipped Felton to Portland, where the current Knicks point guard suffered through a season you would not wish upon your in-laws. Karl has a huge amount of respect for Felton. Respect and a little regret...
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