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Shawn Marion in, Chauncey Billups out

Updated: March 10, 2011, 9:37 PM ET
By Jeff Caplan | ESPNDallas.com

DALLAS -- On a scale of one to 10, Dallas Mavericks forward Shawn Marion ranked the pain emanating from the bruised ribs on his left side at 9 1/2. Nonetheless, he said a couple Advil and special padding under his jersey will keep him in the lineup Thursday night against the New York Knicks.

He said with 18 games left in the regular season and the Mavs having lost two of three, he had no choice but to give it a go.

"We're down. I can walk. I'm going to fight through it," Marion ...

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