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Nets Kill Trade for Abdur-Rahim

After weeks of up-and-down discussions, the Nets today ended their quest for power forward Shareef Abdur-Rahim. The team issued a terse statement saying medical concerns caused the team to rescind its proposed sign-and-trade with the Portland Trail Blazers. A last-minute attempt to get Abdur-Rahim to renegotiate his contract failed, said both sides.