McGrady sits against Warriors with flu-like symptoms

Updated: January 29, 2008, 11:34 PM ET
Associated Press

HOUSTON -- Houston Rockets guard Tracy McGrady sat out Tuesday's game against Golden State with flu-like symptoms.

The Rockets, led by Yao Ming's 36 points and 19 rebounds, defeated the Warriors 111-107.

McGrady, who is second on the team in scoring at 22 points, was inactive for the 15th time this season. He missed two games with an elbow injury and 12 with various injuries to his left knee.

McGrady had played in five games since missing 11 straight with the knee injury.

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