11 Feb 2008 19:29:52
Patricia Bender
News from February 10, 2008


News from February 10.

The NBA named Rasheed Wallace (Det) as an injury replacement for Kevin
Garnett (Bos) for the All-Star game. Garnett will miss the game due to an
abdominal strain.

Dallas activated Erick Dampier and placed Maurice Ager on IL. Ager was
assigned to the NBADL.

Miami activated Shawn Marion and placed Udonis Haslem on IL with a
sprained left ankle.

Boston activated Scot Pollard and placed Kendrick Perkins on IL with a
dislocated shoulder.


NJ 101, Dal 82 at NJ
Richard Jefferson (NJ) had 19 points including 7-11 FT and 7 rebounds.
Jason Kidd (NJ) had 13 points including 3-13 FG, 6 rebounds, and 14
assists.
Vince Carter (NJ) had 29 points including 12-20 FG and 9 rebounds.
Josh Howard (Dal) had 16 points.
Dirk Nowitzki (Dal) had 21 points on 4-16 FG and 13-14 FT and 8 rebounds.
NJ shot 47.9% (35-73) FG and Dal shot 36.5% (31-85) FG.
Jerry Stackhouse (Dal, strained right hamstring) did not play.

Bos 98, SA 90 at Bos
Paul Pierce (Bos) had 35 points on 11-18 FG, 5-9 3-pointers, and 8-12 FT,
6 rebounds, and 5 turnovers.
Rajon Rondo (Bos) had 5 points including 1-6 FG, 11 rebounds, and 12
assists.
Ray Allen (Bos) had 19 points and 5 rebounds.
Tim Duncan (SA) had 22 points, 14 rebounds including 6 offensive, and 6
assists.
Manu Ginobili (SA) had 21 points including 5-11 3-pointers and 6
turnovers.
Michael Finley (SA) had 19 points.
Bos shot 23-34 FT and SA shot 9-13 FT.
Kevin Garnett (Bos, abdominal strain) and Tony Parker (SA, bone spur
left heel) did not play.

Pho 108, Was 107 at Pho
Amare Stoudemire (Pho) had 31 points on 10-17 FG and 10-10 FT, 13
rebounds, and 4 blocks.
Raja Bell (Pho) had 21 points and 3 blocks.
Steve Nash (Pho) had 10 points and 12 assists.
Antawn Jamison (Was) had 28 points and 10 rebounds.
Brendan Haywood (Was) had 21 points including 9-11 FG and 10 rebounds
including 6 offensive.
Caron Butler (Was, left hip flexor strain) and Antonio Daniels (Was, sore
right ankle) did not play.

LAL 104, Mia 94 at Mia
Lamar Odom (LAL) had 15 points, 18 rebounds including 5 offensive, and 6
assists.
Pau Gasol (LAL) had 12 points and 7 rebounds.
Kobe Bryant (LAL) had 33 points on 10-15 FG and 11-11 FT and 5 assists.
Shawn Marion (Mia) had 15 points, 14 rebounds, 3 blocks, and 3 steals.
Mark Blount (Mia) had 22 points including 9-15 FG and 5 rebounds.
Dwyane Wade (Mia) had 19 points, 5 rebounds, 9 assists, 4 steals, and 9
turnovers.

Tor 105, Min 82 at Min
Chris Bosh (Tor) had 14 points and 9 rebounds.
Andrea Bargnani (Tor) had 16 points and 6 rebounds.
Jose Calderon (Tor) had 15 points on a perfect 4-4 FG, 2-2 3-pointers,
and 5-5 FT and 10 assists.
Al Jefferson (Min) had 18 points and 9 rebounds.
Marko Jaric (Min) had 11 points including 5-6 FG.

Den 113, Cle 83 at Cle
Carmelo Anthony (Den) had 27 points including 11-19 FG and 8 rebounds.
Allen Iverson (Den) had 25 points and 13 assists.
J.R. Smith (Den) had 18 points including 6-11 3-pointers and 5 rebounds.
LeBron James (Cle) had 30 points, 5 rebounds, and 5 turnovers.
Larry Hughes (Cle) had 14 points including 1-7 3-pointers and 5 rebounds.
Den shot 45.5% (40-88) FG and Cle shot 34.4% (32-93) FG.
Steven Hunter (Den, sore right knee) and Daniel Gibson (Cle, strained
right hamstring) did not play.

Det 113, Cha 87 at Det
Tayshaun Prince (Det) had 21 points including 5-6 3-pointers and 6
rebounds.
Richard Hamilton (Det) had 18 points and 5 rebounds.
Rodney Stuckey (Det) had 13 points including 5-7 FG and 6 assists.
Raymond Felton (Cha) had 14 points.
Jason Richardson (Cha) had 27 points including 4-7 3-pointers and 5
assists.
Gerald Wallace (Cha, strained right foot) did not play.


Schedule for Monday, February 11 (All times Central)
San Antonio @ Toronto 6:00 pm ESPN
Dallas @ Philadelphia 6:00 pm
LA Lakers @ Charlotte 6:00 pm
Cleveland @ Orlando 6:00 pm
LA Clippers @ Milwaukee 7:00 pm
Portland @ Houston 7:30 pm
Washington @ Golden State 9:30 pm NBATV


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