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Los Angeles Clippers' Blake Griffin, center, tries to get off a shot between Orlando Magic's Jason Richardson (23) and Dwight Howard (12) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Orlando, Fla., Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011.(AP Photo/John Raoux)