Saturday, February 25, 2012
Team New York wins Shooting Stars
By ESPNNewYork.com staff
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Team New York, consisting of Knicks guard Landry Fields, former Knicks star Allan Houston and Cappie Pondexter of the WNBA's Liberty, won the Shooting Stars event on All-Star Saturday Night.
Houston hit the half-court shot in both rounds for New York, which recorded the two best times of the competition, 38.7 seconds in the first round and 37.3 in the final.
New York defeated Team Texas in the final round. Team Texas consisted of Rockets forward Chandler Parsons, former Rockets point guard Kenny Smith and Sophia Young of the WNBA's Silver Stars.
Team Orlando consisted of Magic point guard Jameer Nelson, former Magic forward Dennis Scott and three-time WNBA All-Star Marie Ferdinand-Harris.
Team Atlanta featured Hawks guard Jerry Stackhouse, former Hawks guard Steve Smith and Lindsey Harding of the WNBA's Dream.