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Pistons' Knight says World Peace punched him

Pistons' Knight says World Peace punched him

ESPN.com Updated Feb 3, 2013
Metta World Peace was hit with a flagrant foul 1 in the Los Angeles Lakers' 98-97 win over the Detroit Pistons for getting tangled up with Brandon Knight, and Knight doesn't believe that punishment was severe enough because he was hit with a fist.
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    Pierce Pushes Celtics Past Clippers

    Feb 3
    Paul Pierce scored 22 points in the Celtics' 106-104 win over the Clippers.
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