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Derrick Rose poured in 32 points and dished out 13 assists as the Bulls held off the Knicks, 105-102.  Carlos Boozer collected 16 points and nine rebounds for Chicago, which has won seven of its last 10 games.  Kyle Korver also netted 16 points in the victory.  Amar'e Stoudemire had 34 points and 11 boards for the Knicks, who slipped to 8-and-14.  Carmelo Anthony netted 26 points of 10-of-26 shooting in the loss.

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Memphis Grizzlies 96, Atlanta Hawks 77
San Antonio Spurs 93, New Orleans Hornets 81
Sacramento Kings 95, Portland Trail Blazers 92
Denver Nuggets 112, Los Angeles Clippers 91
Golden State Warriors 119, Utah Jazz 101

>>Rose Named All-Star Starter

(New York, NY)  --  Dwight Howard of the Orlando Magic was the leading vote-getter for this month's All-Star Game and will start in front of his home crowd at the Amway Center.  The starters for both teams were announced Thursday.  Joining Howard on the East's squad are forward Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knicks, forward LeBron James and guard Dwyane Wade of the Miami Heat and point guard Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls.

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant was the leading vote-getter for the Western Conference.  Those who will join Bryant in the starting lineup include forward Blake Griffin and point guard Chris Paul of the Los Angeles Clippers, forward Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder and Bryant's

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