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HEAT HIT AGAIN

Dwayne Wade started rehabilitating his dislocated left shoulder Tuesday, a piece of good news for the Miami Heat.  Jason Kapono, though, may be fore for a while.  Kapono, the NBA’s leading 3-poiont shooter at 51.3%, will miss an “indefinite” number of games after being diagnosed with a high left ankle sparin.  The team said Kapono would be re-evaluated in 10 days.

DIAW RETURNS

Boris Dian is expected back in the Phoenix starting lineup tonight when the Suns play the Charlotte Bobacts.  The 6-8 Frenchman has missed nine games because of back spasms but practiced Tuesday and pronounced himself ready to retun.

ARTEST IN THE NEWS

Sacramento Kings forward Ron Artest slapped a woman’s face and grabbed her repeatedly, causing visible injuries, according to a sheriff’s report made public Tuesday.  Artest was released from custody after posting a $50,000 bond and is awaiting a March 22 arraignment.