Found October 28, 2013 on Boiled Sports:
This is why we can't have nice things. And a 7-foot center who everyone is ready to be a mutha in '13-'14 and potentially NBA-ready is indeed a nice thing. However, AJ Hammons has found a way to fit his lanky frame into Matt Painter's doghouse yet again. Hammons has been suspended for Purdue's exhibition games as well as the season opener on November 8 against Northern Kentucky for a violation of team rules. Coach Painter wouldn't elaborate on the nature of the violation, but this quote sure sounds like a displeased parent: “A.J. has been suspended for the first three games of this season for conduct not representative of this program or university,” Painter said. “We expect the young men in our program to meet certain standards, and they must be held accountable when those standards are not met.” You'd think by now that these guys wouldn't want to piss off Painter, but maybe there's the problem -- maybe AJ Hammons isn't a gu...
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