Cook's tooth forces him to miss game

3/14/2009 - NBA Daequan Cook Miami Heat + more

MIAMI -- Miami Heat guard Daequan Cook will miss Saturday's game against the Utah Jazz, one day after having a tooth pulled.

Cook is averaging 10 points this season for the Heat, plus has hit a team-best 136 shots from 3-point range.

He was scheduled to fly with the Heat later Saturday, when the team departs for a weeklong road trip that starts Sunday in Philadelphia.