Rookies break sophomore hex in Dallas
DALLAS -- San Antonio's DeJuan Blair told his fellow NBA rookies before the game that he was going to try to get every rebound. Then he went out and set a record.
Blair grabbed a record 23 rebounds and scored 22 points for the first 20-20 game in the Rookie Challenge, leading the first-year players to a rare 140-128 victory over the sophomores on Friday night.
"He started getting the rebounds for us. He did what he said he was going to do," said Sacramento's Tyreke Evans, who had 26 ...
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