Mavericks' Blair suspended for Game 5

 

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New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Dallas Mavericks center DeJuan Blair has been suspended for Wednesday's Game 5 of the team's Western Conference quarterfinals series with San Antonio for kicking Spurs center Tiago Splitter in the head.

Blair was ejected with 3:08 remaining in the fourth quarter of the Mavericks' Game 4 loss to the Spurs on Monday.

Blair is averaging 5.5 points and 4.5 rebounds in the postseason.

The series is tied at two games apiece.

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