Minnesota Timberwolves' Nikola Pekovic, right, of Montenegro, and Portland Trail Blazers' J.J. Hickson battle for the rebound in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Jan

 

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Minnesota Timberwolves' Nikola Pekovic, right, of Montenegro, and Portland Trail Blazers' J.J. Hickson battle for the rebound in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, in Minneapolis. The Trail Blazers won 102-97. Hickson had 11 rebounds while Pekovic led the Timberwolves with 21 points and 15 rebounds before he left the game with a hip injury. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)