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Larry Brown Sports:
The hits keep on coming for Andrew Bynum. Not only does the Philadelphia district attorney want to investigate him for fraud, but those at his high school aren’t too proud of him anymore.
The Star-Ledger’s Dave D’Alessandro spoke with Bynum’s high school coach and athletic director for a column on the Philadelphia 76ers big man, who is out for the season because of knee problems. D’Alessandro says both men like Bynum personally, but the school’s athletic director says they aren’t proud of him anymore.
Here’s what St. Joseph’s High School athletic director Jerry Smith told the Star-Ledger:
“Everyone here at school says the same thing: What’s wrong with him? Why does he act like that? He went from someone we’re proud of to someone whose name we don’t even mention anymore.”
Bynum’s high school coach declines to talk about his former center because he says Bynum has “chosen not to stay in touch.”
Bynum attended three different high schools, which could help explain his lack of a
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The Philadelphia 76ers have not even been able to see Andrew Bynum play in their uniform for their team. The former Lakers center has battled knee issues all season and is now set for bilateral knee surgery that will end his season. And to top things off, Bynum is a free agent at the end of the year. Do the 76ers bring him back even though they lost an entire season to his health...
You cant get too caught up in the hype.
If nothing else, the Andrew Bynum situation has taught us that much.
Bynum is a 25-year old center who owns several championship rings and All-Star appearances. Hes a 7-footer with athleticism, a decent touch near the basket and a knack for altering shots.
So when the Lakers made their push to land Dwight Howard last summer, the 76ers lunged...
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Thank you Andrew Bynum for opting for season ending surgery! Mercifully us fans can now be spared the routine B.S. that surrounds your health, hair and future with the Sixers. Now we can move on and wait to see if you are healthy enough for other teams to sign you next season for that “9 figure payday”. Do you deserve such a deal? That answer should...
Andrew Bynum may never suit up for the Philadelphia 76ers. The Sixers announced Monday that Bynum will undergo arthroscopic surgery on both knees Tuesday, and he'll miss the rest of the season. Doctors will clean out loose debris in Bynum's knees "in an attempt to alleviate pain and swelling."
"After many months of rehabilitation and consulting with
Looks like the Andrew Bynum era in Philly has officially come to an end before it ever began. The Sixers have announced that Bynum will have surgery in BOTH KNEES tomorrow and is done for the season. Bynum is on the final year of a deal that paid him $16 million this season. His surgery means he will enter free agency with his last basketball action happening when the Lakers were...
The WIP Morning Show is done with Andrew Bynum and his knees. So when Sixers head coach Doug Collins said he hopes “we all keep [Bynum] in prayer “and that even though he hasn’t played all season that he’s still a 76er”, show host Angelo Cataldi lost it.So in response, Cataldi created a “Get Well Out Soon” card and has invited Sixers fans to sign it. Along with the...
At the beginning of the season, I warned people that it was possible that Andrew Bynum would never take the court for the Sixers.
When you have Oden-Like knees, rest isn’t enough. Bynum knees are very brittle and he didn’t help himself by being out of shape and bowling on his off days.
His timetable kept being push farther and farther back, that you knew eventually he would...
Andrew Bynum has personally screwed over the 76ers franchise. STNTV’s David Brickley gives you the details.
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Andrew Bynums season is officially over! He’s set for season-ending arthroscopic surgery on both knees Tuesday. Philadelphia now has to decide if it will offer the former All-Star center any kind of long-term deal without him ever playing a second for the franchise. Bynum was acquired from the Los Angeles Lakers as part of a
Andrew Bynum has not even suited up for the Philadelphia 76ers this season. There was some thought that he could suit up later this month, but that idea is now [...]
Andrew Bynum has received criticism from NBA analysts such as Magic Johnson and former mentors like Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
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This has been a rough year for the 25 year-old, Andrew Bynum. Icons such as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Magic Johnson and former teammates have all spoken out about Bynum’s lack of passion, low pain tolerance and immaturity. St. Joe’s athletic director Jerry Smith, was Andrew Bynum’s coach during his...