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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 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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  • The Political Education of Stan Van Gundy

    The Political Education of Stan Van Gundy

    grantland.com Nov 8, 2012
    This summer, after he was fired by the Orlando Magic, Stan Van Gundy, a man who'd spent the previous three decades keeping a basketball coach's long h...
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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…