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Billups wins Best Teammate award

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Los Angeles Clippers guard Chauncey Billups was named the winner or the inaugural Twyman-Stokes Award for Best NBA teammate.

The award goes to a player who best displays selfless play, on and off the court, leadership as a mentor and role model to other NBA players, and commitment and dedication to his team.

The winner is determined by a vote of NBA players, although they can't vote for anyone on their own team.

The 12 finalists for the award included: Jerry Stackhouse (Brooklyn Nets), Luke Walton (Cleveland Cavaliers),Andre Iguodala (Denver Nuggets), Jarrett Jack (Golden State Warriors), Roy Hibbert (Indiana Pacers), Chauncey Billups (Los Angeles Clippers), Shane Battier (Miami Heat), Roger Mason, Jr. (New Orleans Hornets), Jason Kidd (New York Knicks), Serge Ibaka (Oklahoma City Thunder), Manu Ginobili (San Antonio Spurs), and Emeka Okafor (Washington Wizards).

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Draft time:
Sep 3 9:00 am
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