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                     === Howard to sit against Pistons ===
 
 Auburn  Hills,  MI (Sports Network) -  Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard
 will not play Sunday against the Detroit Pistons as he recovers from an ailing
 right shoulder.
 
 Howard  returned to the team on Saturday after undergoing platelet rich plasma
 (PRP)  therapy in  Los Angeles. He aggravated an injured right shoulder during
 Wednesday's game against Phoenix.
 
 In 43 games this season, Howard is averaging 16.5 points and 11.9 rebounds.
 
 02/03 12:44:48 ET