Originally written on 5TH QUARTER MAGAZINE  |  Last updated 11/7/14
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, Boston Celtics center Darko Milicic could be leaving the Boston Celtics to return home in Europe.  According to Wojnarowski, Milicic’s mother is sick and he would prefer to be there with his family.  There are no other updates at the moment, but may we send our best wishes and prayers to Darko and his family. Darko Milicic had high expectations when he was drafted 2nd in the 2003 draft right after LeBron James.  He was touted as one of the best European players and was expected to make an impact.  Although he does have a championship ring under his belt from 2004, he has not quite lived up to the expectations.  He has bounced around and played for several NBA teams, which indicates he has talent, but not necessarily enough to be a franchise player. Hopefully everything turns out okay for Darko and his family so that he can continue his NBA career.
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