Kapono aims at 3-peat in All-Star 3-point shootout

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NEW YORK (AP) -- Toronto Raptors forward Jason Kapono will be looking to become the third player to win the 3-point shootout when he takes on five challengers in the event during the NBA's All-Star weekend.

Kapono will match 3-pointers against Eastern Conference All-Star reserves Danny Granger of the Indiana Pacers and Rashard Lewis of the Orlando Magic, Mike Bibby of the Atlanta Hawks, Roger Mason of the San Antonio Spurs and Daequan Cook of the Miami Heat.

The shootout is Saturday, Feb. 13, the night before the All-Star game in Phoenix.