22 Nov 2008 15:42:54
Patricia Bender
News from November 21, 2008


News from November 21.

TRADE: New York traded Jamal Crawford to Golden State for Al Harrington.

TRADE: New York traded Zach Randolph and Mardy Collins to the LA Clippers
for Cuttino Mobley and Tim Thomas.

Oklahoma City fired head coach P.J. Carlesimo and named Scott Brooks as
interim coach.

Boston assigned Bill Walker to the NBADL.

Oklahoma City assigned Steven Hill to the NBADL.

New Orleans activated Ryan Bowen and placed Morris Peterson on IL.

Utah activated Brevin Knight and placed Carlos Boozer (strained left quad)
on IL.

New York activated Stephon Marbury and placed Eddy Curry on IL.

Milwaukee activated Charlie Villanueva and placed Dan Gadzuric on IL.

Minnesota activated Mark Madsen and placed Rashad McCants (back spasms)
on IL.

Atlanta activated Al Horford and placed Thomas Gardner on IL.

Washington activated Dominic McGuire and placed Oleksiy Pecherov on IL.

Philadelphia activated Theo Ratliff and placed Donyell Marshall on IL.

Orlando activated Mickael Pietrus and placed Adonal Foyle on IL.


Dal 91, Mem 76 at Dal
Dirk Nowitzki (Dal) had 25 points and 10 rebounds.
Jason Kidd (Dal) had 18 points including 4-6 3-pointers, 13 rebounds, 6
assists, and 5 turnovers.
Jason Terry (Dal) had 20 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists, and 3 steals.
Rudy Gay (Mem) had 14 points including 5-19 FG, 8 rebounds, and 8 assists.
O.J. Mayo (Mem) had 19 points including 8-23 FG, 7 rebounds, and 3 steals.

LAL 104, Den 90 at LAL
Kobe Bryant (LAL) had 29 points including 12-18 FG.
Andrew Bynum (LAL) had 13 points, 13 rebounds, and 5 assists.
Trevor Ariza (LAL) had 11 points, 7 rebounds, and 3 steals.
Nene (Den) had 18 points and 5 rebounds.
J.R. Smith (Den) had 18 points, 6 rebounds, and 5 turnovers.

Chi 115, GS 110 at GS
Larry Hughes (Chi) had 26 points including 5-7 3-pointers.
Derrick Rose (Chi) had 25 points including 12-19 FG, 5 assists, and 5
turnovers.
Drew Gooden (Chi) had 18 points and 16 rebounds.
Stephen Jackson (GS) had 32 points including 13-20 FG, 6 assists, and 8
turnovers.
Corey Maggette (GS) had 24 points on 7-11 FG and 9-11 FT and 7 rebounds.
Andris Biedrins (GS) had 23 points including 10-16 FG and 10 rebounds
including 5 offensive.
Luol Deng (Chi, strained left hamstring) and Kelenna Azubuike (GS,
sprained left knee) did not play.

Por 117, Sac 96 at Sac
LaMarcus Aldridge (Por) had 19 points and 6 rebounds.
Brandon Roy (Por) had 16 points including 6-8 FG.
Steve Blake (Por) had 20 points including 6-10 3-pointers and 5 assists.
Jason Thompson (Sac) had 19 points and 12 rebounds including 7 offensive.
Brad Miller (Sac) had 16 points on 7-9 FG.
Por shot 14-26 3-pointers and Sac shot 4-14 3-pointers.
Mikki Moore (Sac, sprained right ankle) did not play.

Bos 95, Min 78 at Min
Paul Pierce (Bos) had 12 points and 11 rebounds.
Kevin Garnett (Bos) had 17 points.
Rajon Rondo (Bos) had 13 points, 7 rebounds, 5 assists, and 3 steals.
Al Jefferson (Min) had 23 points.
Sebastian Telfair (Min) had 13 points.
Bos shot 49.3% (35-75) FG and Min shot 31.3% (26-83) FG.

Mil 104, NY 87 at Mil
Andrew Bogut (Mil) had 14 points on 7-11 FG and 17 rebounds including 6
offensive.
Ramon Sessions (Mil) had 15 points, 10 assists, and 3 steals.
Charlie Villanueva (Mil) had 20 points and 6 rebounds.
Nate Robinson (NY) had 19 points including 7-21 FG and 10 rebounds.
Chris Duhon (NY) had 20 points including 8-10 FT and 5 turnovers.
Jerome James (NY, personal reasons) did not play.

SA 119, Uta 94 at SA
Tim Duncan (SA) had 18 points and 7 rebounds including 5 offensive.
Roger Mason (SA) had 29 points including 10-17 FG and 7-10 3-pointers.
George Hill (SA) had 23 points including 7-10 FT and 3 steals.
C.J. Miles (Uta) had 16 points including 5-14 FG, 10 rebounds, and 5
assists.
Ronnie Brewer (Uta) had 17 points.
Kyle Korver (Uta, inflamed right wrist) did not play.

NO 105, OKC 80 at OKC
David West (NO) had 19 points, 8 rebounds, and 4 blocks.
Chris Paul (NO) had 17 points, 6 rebounds, 6 assists, and 3 steals.
Devin Brown (NO) had 16 points.
Nick Collison (OKC) had 16 points and 13 rebounds.
Kevin Durant (OKC) had 17 points.
NO shot 49.4% (40-81) FG and OKC shot 36.6% (26-71) FG.
Robert Swift (OKC, lower back discomfort) did not play.

Phi 89, LAC 88 at Phi
Thaddeus Young (Phi) had 17 points and 6 rebounds.
Elton Brand (LAC) had 17 points including 6-18 FG, 8 rebounds, and 5
blocks.
Andre Iguodala (Phi) had 14 points, 6 rebounds, 12 assists, 4 steals, and
5 turnovers.
Al Thornton (LAC) had 22 points and 9 rebounds.
Baron Davis (LAC) had 18 points, 6 assists, 4 steals, and 7 turnovers.

Orl 100, Ind 98 OT at Ind
Rashard Lewis (Orl) had 23 points including 9-12 FG and 4-4 3-pointers, 5
rebounds, and 6 steals.
Dwight Howard (Orl) had 24 points, 17 rebounds, and 5 blocks.
Jameer Nelson (Orl) had 22 points and 9 assists.
Danny Granger (Ind) had 21 points including 7-20 FG and 6 rebounds.
Marquis Daniels (Ind) had 25 points including 11-19 FG and 5 rebounds.
T.J. Ford (Ind) had 22 points and 6 rebounds.

NJ 129, Tor 127 OT at Tor
Vince Carter (NJ) had 39 points including 17-28 FG, 9 rebounds, and 6
assists.
Devin Harris (NJ) had 30 points including 10-12 FT, 5 assists, and 3
steals.
Jarvis Hayes (NJ) had 14 points, 6 rebounds, and 3 steals.
Andrea Bargnani (Tor) had 29 points including 5-10 3-pointers and 10
rebounds.
Chris Bosh (Tor) had 42 points including 13-15 FT and 9 rebounds.
Jose Calderon (Tor) had 26 points including 8-11 FG and 4-5 3-pointers, 5
rebounds, 15 assists, and 5 turnovers.

Hou 103, Was 91 at Was
Yao Ming (Hou) had 18 points, 5 rebounds, and 3 blocks.
Tracy McGrady (Hou) had 20 points including 4-7 3-pointers.
Carl Landry (Hou) had 19 points including 6-7 FG and 6 rebounds.
Caron Butler (Was) had 12 points including 5-15 FG and 7 rebounds.
Antawn Jamison (Was) had 27 points including 13-16 FT and 10 rebounds.

Atl 88, Cha 83 at Atl
Marvin Williams (Atl) had 22 points and 10 rebounds.
Joe Johnson (Atl) had 30 points including 11-11 FT and 8 assists.
Mike Bibby (Atl) had 14 points, 5 rebounds, and 6 assists.
Gerald Wallace (Cha) had 17 points, 10 rebounds, and 5 assists.
D.J. Augustin (Cha) had 26 points including 7-11 3-pointers and 7 assists.


Schedule for Saturday, November 22 (All times Central)
Milwaukee @ Charlotte 6:00 pm
Houston @ Orlando 6:00 pm NBATV
Atlanta @ Cleveland 6:30 pm
Indiana @ Miami 6:30 pm
LA Clippers @ New Jersey 6:30 pm
Washington @ New York 6:30 pm
Utah @ Memphis 7:00 pm
Oklahoma City @ New Orleans 7:00 pm
Portland @ Phoenix 8:00 pm


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