Found October 08, 2013 on Full Scale Sports:
Dallas dropped it’s first preseason game last night against New Orleans. It’s only preseason but Rick Carlisle is not pleased with the work ethic of his newly acquired center Samuel Dalembert. “I just told him in front of the whole team that he’s got to keep working,” said Carlisle, who mentioned Dalembert’s conditioning issues to the […]
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