What player has been assessed the most technical fouls in the last 10 years? (answer below)... San Diego is trying to trade guards Phil Smith, Brian Taylor and Freeman Williams. The Clippers are interested in signing free agent Paul Westphal, but can't afford him until they unload one of their guards... One of the most remarkable achievements of the season is Caldwell Jones' improved foul shooting. In his first five seasons with the 76ers, the 7-foot-1 forward had a free-throw percentage of 69.0. This year he owns an.855 mark and is shooting his team's technical fouls.

Indiana's Pacemates, the team's cheerleading squad, have been chosen to perform at the All-Star Game... Two more former all-stars have joined the air waves. Doug Collins is doing color commentary for the 76ers, replacing Matt Guokas, now assistant coach... Dave Cowens was at Capital Centre Sunday night, offering his expertise on the Boston College-Georgetown game for a Boston television station.

Quiz Answer

The Bullets' Jim Chones has been slapped with 73 technical fouls in the past decade and no player is even close. Of course, that's less than a three-year supply for Atlanta Coach Kevin Loughery... Philadelphia's Bobby Jones has a string of almost 440 games without a technical... Former Bullet Brad Holland's wife Leslie gave birth to twins last week and as soon as Lisa Erin and Kristen Elizabeth are ready to travel, the family will head back to Los Angeles.