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Martell Webster, LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony and others react to the news of Brandon Roy retiring.
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Portland Trail Blazers guard Brandon Roy has undergone six knee surgeries in his basketball career. According to ESPN, bad knees will force Roy to retire before the season begins.
ESPN reports “Sources say Roy has privately conceded his ongoing knee trouble would have inevitably led to a reduced role, and given his close connection with the Portland community the former All-Star...
This came out of nowhere.
Portland Trail Blazers guard Brandon Royis expected to announce his retirement due to degenerative knees, perhaps as soon as Friday, sources have told ESPN The Magazine's Chris Broussard.
The Blazers had said earlier in the week they were expecting Roy to be ready for training camp Friday.
Roy, who has had trouble with his knees, met with team...
A look around the web at the national reaction to Brandon Roy's retirement
At 27, the age when basketball players enter their prime, the player who lifted Portland out of the Jail Blazers era retires due to injuries.
Trail Blazers all-star guard Brandon Roy has told the team he is retiring because of ongoing difficulty with his knees.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — All-Star guard Brandon Roy has told Portland he plans on retiring because of ongoing trouble with his knees.
A five-year veteran who helped the team shed its "Jail Blazers" reputation, Roy has been dogged by pain for the past two seasons. Read more on NewsOK.com
Twolves Martell Webster will be out indefinitely as he recovers from back surgery (Sept 28). Will not be participating in practice.
Minnesota Timberwolves guard Martell Webster is out indefinitely while he recovers from back surgery.
I do not mean to sensationalize. I am just stating fact. Stephen A. Smith was “Heated Up” last week on ESPN’s First Take. He went on a diatribe, which is normal for Stephen A. He was talking about how LeBron should man up and be more like Kobe, and he should embrace being the bad [...]