Blazers suspend Wallace
Portland, Ore. Growing weary of Rasheed Wallace's boorish on-court behavior, the Portland Trail Blazers suspended their All-Star for one game Tuesday. Wallace sat out the Blazers' game at Denver Tuesday.
Van Exel penalized
Denver Point guard and tri-captain Nick Van Exel was suspended by Denver for Tuesday night's game against Portland after missing two workouts without contacting team officials.