Minnesota Timberwolves' Nikola Pekovic, left, of Montenegro, and Portland Trail Blazers' J.J. Hickson battle for the rebound in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Ja

 

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Minnesota Timberwolves' Nikola Pekovic, left, of Montenegro, and Portland Trail Blazers' J.J. Hickson battle for the rebound in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)