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  Sunday, April 17, 2005

Blatche Declares for NBA Draft
By Jonathan Givony

Andray href=/profile//> Blatche href=/profile//> played href=/profile//> extremely href=/profile//> well href=/profile//> tonight href=/profile//> at href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> Jordan href=/profile//> Classic href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> New href=/profile//> York href=/profile//> City. href=/profile//> Afterwards, href=/profile//> he href=/profile//> told href=/profile//> our href=/profile//> very href=/profile//> own href=/profile//> Prerak href=/profile//> Shah href=/profile//> that href=/profile//> he href=/profile//> will href=/profile//> indeed href=/profile//> declare href=/profile//> for href=/profile//> this href=/profile//> year's href=/profile//> NBA href=/profile//> draft, href=/profile//> without href=/profile//> hiring href=/profile//> an href=/profile//> agent href=/profile//> (as href=/profile//> of href=/profile//> right href=/profile//> now) href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> order href=/profile//> to href=/profile//> test href=/profile//> his href=/profile//> stock. href=/profile//>

Blatche href=/profile//> was href=/profile//> arguably href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> best href=/profile//> player href=/profile//> on href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> floor href=/profile//> tonight href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> New href=/profile//> York, href=/profile//> finishing href=/profile//> with href=/profile//> 26 href=/profile//> points href=/profile//> (12-17 href=/profile//> FG), href=/profile//> 16 href=/profile//> rebounds, href=/profile//> 2 href=/profile//> blocks, href=/profile//> and href=/profile//> 2 href=/profile//> assists href=/profile//> in href=/profile//> 28 href=/profile//> minutes. href=/profile//> He href=/profile//> showed href=/profile//> off href=/profile//> his href=/profile//> terrific href=/profile//> ball-handling href=/profile//> skills href=/profile//> numerous href=/profile//> times, href=/profile//> even href=/profile//> going href=/profile//> coast href=/profile//> to href=/profile//> coast href=/profile//> for href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> thunderous href=/profile//> dunk href=/profile//> once href=/profile//> after href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> coming href=/profile//> up href=/profile//> with href=/profile//> a href=/profile//> big href=/profile//> rebound href=/profile//> on href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> other href=/profile//> end. href=/profile//>

Tyler href=/profile//> Hansbrough href=/profile//> was href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> second href=/profile//> best href=/profile//> scorer href=/profile//> with href=/profile//> 24 href=/profile//> points href=/profile//> and href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> game href=/profile//> winning href=/profile//> basket href=/profile//> on href=/profile//> an href=/profile//> offensive href=/profile//> rebound. href=/profile//> Martell href=/profile//> Webster href=/profile//> had href=/profile//> 22 href=/profile//> points href=/profile//> on href=/profile//> 7-13 href=/profile//> shooting, href=/profile//> to href=/profile//> go href=/profile//> along href=/profile//> with href=/profile//> 1 href=/profile//> assist href=/profile//> and href=/profile//> 5 href=/profile//> turnovers. href=/profile//>

A href=/profile//> first-hand href=/profile//> report href=/profile//> from href=/profile//> the href=/profile//> game href=/profile//> will href=/profile//> be href=/profile//> posted href=/profile//> later href=/profile//> on href=/profile//> tonight.