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San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker (C) slams into New York Knicks guard Pablo Prigioni (L) as he passes in the first quarter of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker (C) slams into New York Knicks guard Pablo Prigioni (L) as he passes in the first quarter of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker (C) slams into New York Knicks guard Pablo Prigioni (L) as he passes in the first quarter of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine
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New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith (R) hugs guard Pablo Prigioni in front of San Antonio Spurs guard Gary Neal (14) after Prigioni made a pass to him to set up a score in the fourth quarter of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York, January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith (R) hugs guard Pablo Prigioni in front of San Antonio Spurs guard Gary Neal (14) after Prigioni made a pass to him to set up a score in the fourth quarter of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New...more

New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith (R) hugs guard Pablo Prigioni in front of San Antonio Spurs guard Gary Neal (14) after Prigioni made a pass to him to set up a score in the fourth quarter of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York, January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine
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San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker shares a laugh with New York Knicks guard Jason Kidd (5) as they wait for a foul shot in the first quarter of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York, January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker shares a laugh with New York Knicks guard Jason Kidd (5) as they wait for a foul shot in the first quarter of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York, January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker shares a laugh with New York Knicks guard Jason Kidd (5) as they wait for a foul shot in the first quarter of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York, January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine
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New York Knicks guard Jason Kidd (5) steals the ball from San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard (2) but the referee (L) rules he went out of bounds in the first quarter of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York, January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

New York Knicks guard Jason Kidd (5) steals the ball from San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard (2) but the referee (L) rules he went out of bounds in the first quarter of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York, January 3,...more

New York Knicks guard Jason Kidd (5) steals the ball from San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard (2) but the referee (L) rules he went out of bounds in the first quarter of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York, January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine
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New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith reacts as he is fouled by San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili (20) in the second quarter of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York, January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith reacts as he is fouled by San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili (20) in the second quarter of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York, January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine

New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith reacts as he is fouled by San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili (20) in the second quarter of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York, January 3, 2013. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine
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