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Durant's 46 power sophs past rookies

Updated: February 14, 2009, 9:08 PM ET
Associated Press

PHOENIX -- Childhood friends Kevin Durant and Michael Beasley treated the Rookie Challenge like a playground duel back in Maryland.

Oklahoma City's Durant came out on top, scoring a Rookie Challenge-record 46 points to lead the NBA's sophomores to a 122-116 victory over the rookies on Friday night.

Durant shattered the record of 36 set by Phoenix's Amare Stoudemire as a sophomore in 2004. Miami's Beasley was pretty good, too, leading the rookies with 29 points.

"Kevin's a great ...

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