Raja Bell sits out with strained muscle
Updated: December 10, 2010, 9:43 PM ETAssociated Press
Bell averages 8.4 points and often guards the opponent's top scorer. He also missed Utah's 115-108 loss to Oklahoma City last month with a strained left groin.
Gordon Hayward, the ninth overall pick in the 2010 draft out of Butler, got the start Friday night in place of Bell.
Utah center Kyrylo Fesenko also is out again after spraining his left ankle in Monday's 94-85 win over Memphis.
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