Nuggets' Ty Lawson arrested on suspicion of DUI

DENVER (AP) Denver police say they have arrested Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson for investigation of driving under the influence.

In a statement, the police said Lawson was stopped after an officer saw a car being driven fast and carelessly early Friday.

The Denver Nuggets said the team was aware of the arrest and would have no further comment.

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide—from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Andy Staples, Grant Wahl, and more—delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.