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Desmond Mason (34) of the Thunder tries to get a shot off over the Bucks' Malik Allen (30) and Luke Ridnour (13) during the first half of the opening night NBA basketball game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008, at the Ford Center in Oklahoma City, Okla.

BY CHRIS LANDSBERGER, THE OKLAHOMAN