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Andres Nocioni Could Revisit Interest For NBA Comeback

Andres Nocioni received interest from several NBA teams last summer and said he could revisit a possible return. Nocioni averaged 10.5 points and 4.5 rebounds in eight NBA seasons, most notably with the Chicago Bulls and the last of which in 2011-12 with the Philadelphia 76ers. He has since played overseas. "Europe is a great, great place to play basketball," Nocioni said...
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April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

NBA 2K14 Video Game Will Include Top Euroleague Basketball Teams for First Time

Now you can finally play as the likes of Acie Law, Andres Nocioni and Sonny Weems in your favorite video game, as you have not been able to do since those guys were dumped from the NBA for not being very good. Those players, now plying their trades overseas, could be available for play in NBA 2K14, the next edition of 2K Sports’ signature basketball video game. The game will include...
July 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Leandro Barbosa Splinters Andres Nocioni’s Ankles…. And Soul

This is as good of an ankle breaker as you will see in any basketball game, ever. Poor Andres Nocioni looked like he was a lost child wandering around a mall with his pants down around his ankles. Poor little guy will have nightmares about this for quite a while. Argentina beat Brazil to land themselves in the semi-finals. via SLAM Article found on: Cosby Sweaters
Via Next Impulse Sports
August 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Leandro Barbosa shatters Andres Nocioni’s ankles

We’ve had some pretty great moments in Olympic basketball thus far, and the best ones have yet to come with the later stages coming up. Athletic players tend to thrive in international play, as the games can get more wide open and become a track meet. You can now add Andres Nocioni to the list of the victims. Watch the mean crossover that Leandro Barbosa gave Nocioni in today...
Via Pass The Pill
August 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Barbosa shakes Nocioni with sick crossover

Earlier today Argentina’s men’s basketball team got the better of South American foe Brazil 82-77 to advance to the semifinals for the third consecutive Olympics. Familiar names to NBA fans led the way for Argentina as Luis Scola scored 17, Manu Ginobili and Carlos Delfino each added 16, and Andres Nocioni had 12. [...]
Via Los That Sports Blog
August 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Nocioni not with 76ers for game at Chicago

The Philadelphia 76ers said forward Andres Nocioni did not make the trip with the team for Saturday's game at Chicago. Nocioni was with the 76ers for Friday night's 84-78 loss to Miami, but did not play. According to the team, Nocioni is still on the active roster, but the team is allowing him to explore other options. ''His official status is that I don't...
Via AP on Fox
March 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Nocioni: “I Play Because It’s My Job”

Philadelphia fans love a hardworking, blue-collared player. They also respect the players that give it their all on every play. When a player just “goes through the motions,” it’s considered a slap in the face to not only the team, but to the fans. That is why Andres Nocioni might be losing some support from the fans (if he even had any before).  As I mentioned in a previous...
Via Buzz On Broad
November 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Nocioni to be an Amnesty Clause Victim?

It hasn’t been in play since 2005, but the new CBA deal now contains something called an “amnesty clause.” This clause gives the organization to waive one “bad contract” if it meets the requirements. Once the player is released, the salary of that player does not count against the cap, even though the organization is still required to pay the player the given amount of...
Via Buzz On Broad
November 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Andres Nocioni Joins Argentine Club Peñarol de Mar del Plata

We're seeing a rise in signings now that the 2011-12 NBA season truly seems to be in danger of being cancelled. Now another NBA player is getting back into competitive basketball with the news that Philadelphia Sixers forward Andres Nocioni has signed back home in Argentina with the club Peñarol de Mar del Plata for an upcoming national tournament called "The Super 8"...
Via Crossover Chronicles
November 15, 2011  |  Discuss

Sixers F Nocioni to play in Argentina

Philadelphia 76ers forward Andres Nocioni has signed a one-month contract to play with a team in Argentina. Nocioni's salary to play in his native country is expected to be a mere pittance, according to the webiste The report said sponsors were needed to cover the cost of insurance, estimated to be about $50,000. Nocioni, who will turn 32 on Nov. 30, averaged...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 15, 2011  |  Discuss
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