Reserve forward Eduardo Najera was put on the injured list because of a bruised right knee.
PACERS: Forward Jermaine O'Neal missed the game against New Jersey because of a bruised muscle in his back.
SONICS: Starting power forward Vin Baker was placed on the injured list because of a bruised left knee. The team activated guard Shammond Williams, who missed the first eight games with a broken bone in his left hand.
TRAIL BLAZERS: Damon Stoudamire, unhappy with his demotion, went on the injured list as the team used Scottie Pippen at point forward for the fifth straight game.