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We Reminisce: The Newly Retired Mehmet Okur Gets Dunked On By T…

We Reminisce: The Newly Retired Mehmet Okur Gets Dunked On By Tracy McGrady

dimemag.com ESPN.com Updated Nov 8, 2012
After 10 years in the NBA, big man Mehmet Okur is retiring at the age of 33. He walks away with a ring (2004 Pistons) and career averages of 13.5 points and seven boards. Rather than show you pick-and-pop highlights of Okur bombing threes, we thought it…
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  • Kings rookie Robinson suspended for throwing elbow

    Kings rookie Robinson suspended for throwing elbow

    nba.com yahoo.com Nov 8, 2012
    NEW YORK -- The Sacramento Kings' Thomas Robinson has been suspended two games without pay for throwing an elbow to the neck of Jonas Jerebko of the Detroit Pistons, it was announced today by Stu Jackson, NBA Executive Vice President Basketball Operatio…
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  • The Poor Detroit Pistons Are Currently The Most Depressing Team…

    The Poor Detroit Pistons Are Currently The Most Depressing Team In The NBA

    deadspin.com Nov 8, 2012
    The video above is what it looks like when the 0-5 Detroit Pistons attempt to play defense. Yep, that's JaVale McGee taking the ball from the three-point line to the rim for an uncontested dunk. The Pistons somehow managed to out-JaVale JaVale. More »
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Sports Columnists

  • Lee Jenkins: Blazers' Lillard makes transition from mid-major to NBA look …

    Nov 8
    Ten months ago, when Neil Olshey was still the Clippers general manager, he flew to an unlikely college in a small city in Utah to see a point guard he didn't need. The Clippers had one of the best point guards in the NBA (Chris Paul), one of the best b…
  • Ian Thomsen: Amid uncertainty, Milwaukee and Jennings find a common ground

    Nov 8
    During the Bucks' 2-0 start, Brandon Jennings was leading the way with NBA-best averages of 13 assists and four steals. The 34 points he scored over those two games -- including a last-second three-pointer to beat the Cavaliers -- were inspired by the f…