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ANDREI KIRILENKO RUMORS

Nets’ Andrei Kirilenko donated salary to Russian orphange

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How Andrei Kirilenko helped a Moscow orphanage

In an interview with Russia's PROSport magazine, translated by Rush'n Hoops, Andrei Kirilenko reveals for the first time that he donated most of his 2011-12 salary to a Moscow orphanage. Kirilenko played that year for CSKA Moscow, where he earned an estimated 4 million euros --or about $5 million-- after taxes. Stanislav Gridassov, editor-in-chief of PROsport magazine and...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Andrei Kirilenko pets cheetah in Instagram photo

As most of the NBA players enjoy their summer vacation, Brooklyn Nets forward Andrei Kirilenko decided to do some traveling in South Africa with his family. During one of Andrei’s stops, he got acquainted with a cheetah and judging from the below Instagram photo of Andrei with the large feline, he got the chance to pet it: Hopefully, Andrei enjoys the rest of his vacation. **...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Kirilenko Clarifies his "Negativity" Towards Kidd

Andrei Kirilenko made comments about Jason Kidd that may have been taken out of context. He said that Kidd "couldn't handle" coaching in New York, but AK47 told ESPN New York that he has no negativity towards Kidd leaving; he just is unsure of why he left.“It sounds in the article like I have a negativity [about Jason leaving], but that’s completely untrue,”...
Via Nets Take Over
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Andrei Kirilenko: Jason Kidd couldn’t handle pressure of New York

Andrei Kirilenko played 19 minutes per game with the Brooklyn Nets last season, which was by far the lowest total of his career. It was hardly a secret that Kirilenko was not Jason Kidd’s favorite player, so AK47 must have been glad when Kidd forced his way to Milwaukee. A recent interview he gave with […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Andrei Kirilenko critical of Jason Kidd's tenure with Nets

PHOTO COURTESY: NED DISMAN/GETTY IMAGES VIA BLEACHER REPORT New York can be a tough place to live, especially if you are an athlete.  Some guys simply can’t hack the constant pressure that the Big Apple brings. Was that the case for Jason Kidd?  Andrei Kirilenko thinks so. In an interview with a Russian tabloid SovSport, Kirilenko took some shots at his former coach Kidd when...
Via New York Sports-Kings
July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Nets Update: Andrei Kirilenko opts in for next season

Although the Brooklyn Nets won 49 games in 2012-2013 as compared to 44 wins in 2013-2014 season, the Nets improved over this past season. They upset the Toronto Raptors in the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs, before losing to the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference semifinals after losing in the first round in 2012-2013. In order to continue their ascent, the Nets...
Via NBA Injury News
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss
NO WAY

Kirilenko gets hall pass from wife?

Andrei Kirilenko's wife Masha Lapatova reportedly said he is allowed to have sex with another woman once a year.

Via IMAGE CPR SPORTS
July 14, 2013  |  Discuss
SOMETHING SEEMS FISHY

Teams question Nets' AK-47 deal

Mikeal Prokhorov's Nets were able to sign fellow Russian, Andrei Kirilenko, to a well below market deal, prompting some teams to ask for an investigation.

Via Midwest Sports Fans
July 12, 2013  |  1 Comment

Is Andrei Kirilenko removing his massive back tattoo? (Pictures)

Andrei Kirilenko shocked basketball fans by getting a massive back tattoo last year. The tattoo was stunning for a few obvious reasons: it’s enormous, it’s out of character for a guy like Kirilenko, and it’s quite elaborate for a person’s first tattoo. Some people predicted that Kirilenko would be removing it before long. It looks like they were right. One of my friend who...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 18, 2012  |  Discuss
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