Archive for February 19th, 2013

Jason Terry says ex-NBA stars Brown, Payton were his mentors

February 19, 2013 6:07 pm
Jason Terry says ex-NBA stars Brown, Payton were his mentors

NBA player Jason Terry has recently said that former Seattle Supersonics guards Gary Payton and Fred Brown were his greatest mentors.

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Bill Russell: Sometimes you get a better player and it makes you less of a team

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Bill Russell: Sometimes you get a better player and it makes you less of a team

Former NBA player. legendary Boston Celtics center Bill Russell recently spoke with NBA.COM about his era of basketball and current players.

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Houston Rockets legends Murphy, Drexler receive awards

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Calvin Murphy

Former Houston Rockets legends Calvin Murphy and Clyde Drexler were honored at the the 14th Annual NBA Legends Brunch.

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Sam Cassell “loses his voice”, while Horry and Tomjanovich receive awards

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Sam Cassell “loses his voice”, while Horry and Tomjanovich receive awards

Ex-Houston Rockets player Robert Horry and coach Rudy Tomjanovich received awards, while Sam Cassell lost his voice…

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Yao Ming named Ambassador of the Year

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Yao Ming named Ambassador of the Year

Ex-center of the Houston Rockets, 7’6 Yao Ming has been awarded with “Ambassador of the Year” award.

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Dikembe Mutombo awarded “Humanitarian of the Year”

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Dikembe Mutombo awarded “Humanitarian of the Year”

Ex-NBA center, Dikembe Mutombo awarded the “Humanitarian of the Year” award in Houston.

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Hakeem Olajuwon awarded with “Legend of the Year” honor

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Hakeem Olajuwon awarded with “Legend of the Year” honor

Former NBA player, 2-time NBA champion, Hakeem Olajuwon was awarded with “Legend of the Year” honor in Houston.

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Lakers’ owner Jerry Buss passes away, former Lakers express condolences

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Lakers’ owner Jerry Buss passes away, former Lakers express condolences

Lakers’ owner Jerry Buss passes away, as former Lakers star players express their condolences.

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Ex-NBA hardworkers Gary Trent, Rodney Rogers attend NBRPA event

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Ex-NBA hardworkers Gary Trent, Rodney Rogers attend NBRPA event

Former NBA hardworkers Gary Trent and Rodney Rogers were among ex-players who attended NBRPA event held on Feb. 17.

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Jordan turns 50, gets congrats from ex-NBA stars, teammates

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Jordan turns 50, gets congrats from ex-NBA stars, teammates

Michael Jordan has turned 50 years old, accepting congratulations from other ex-NBA players, former teammates.

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Former NBA Player to visit local High School

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Former NBA Player to visit local High School

Former NBA Player Mike “Stinger” Glenn to visit Cairo High School for the school’s Black History Month event.

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