By Official release
Posted Feb 3 2010 4:08PM
NEW YORK, Feb. 3, 2010 -- Denver Nuggets guard Chauncey Billups has been named by NBA Commissioner David Stern to replace injured West All-Star guard Chris Paul (meniscus injury, left knee) of the New Orleans Hornets in the 2010 NBA All-Star Game in Dallas. Billups will be making his fifth All-Star appearance.
The NBA All-Star Game will air live on TNT, ESPN Radio and in 200 countries and territories in more than 40 languages worldwide at 8 p.m. ET on Sunday, Feb. 14.
Rudy Gobert blocks Marc Gasol's shot during the second quarter.
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Jimmy Butler closes out on Kyle Lowry and blocks Lowry's shot out of bounds.
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|Burke to Hayward|
Gordon Hayward takes and pass and finishes with a nice slam.
Derrick Favors catches the pass and finishes with an easy slam.