Nolan Smith focuses on scoring again

Updated: January 4, 2011, 2:19 PM ET
By Andy Katz

Duke's Nolan Smith figured that as soon as Kyrie Irving was out indefinitely, he had to be the prototypical point guard, the kind who is locked into distributing the ball at the expense of scoring.

So Smith took the assignment of being Irving's replacement at the point quite literally. He didn't really try to score much, and it showed. He played 30 minutes in a crushing win over Bradley. He took eight shots and didn't make any of them. He hit two free throws for two points, which ...

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