Steve Nash to Miss All-Star Game & Skills Challenge

2007 NBA All-Star Game - Las Vegas, NV

The Phoenix Suns announced today that 2-time MVP Steve Nash will skip this weekend's All-Star game and Skills Challenge to rest his injured shoulder.  NBA commissioner David Stern will pick a replacment for Nash (think Ray Allen, Elton Brand or Zach Randolph).

By skipping the game and skills challenge, Nash will be getting nearly 2 full weeks of rest for the shoulder that's kept him out of the last 3 1/2 games (the Suns are not faring well in his absence).

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Published Monday, February 12, 2007 4:34 PM by chowell


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