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New Orleans Hornets forward David West, left, falls out of bounds as he is defended by Utah Jazz forward Paul Millsap, right, during the second half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, March 24, 2011, in Salt Lake City. West was hurt on the play and was taken off in a wheelchair. The Hornets won 121-117. (AP Photo/Jim Urquhart)
Photo by: Jim Urquhart
New Orleans Hornets forward David West, left, falls out of bounds as he is defended by Utah Jazz forward Paul Millsap, right, during the second half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, March 24, 2011, in Salt Lake City. West was hurt on the play and was taken off in a wheelchair. The Hornets won 121-117. (AP Photo/Jim Urquhart)

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