Jazz Claim Erik Murphy Off Waivers, Release Andris Biedrins

The Utah Jazz have claimed rookie forward Erik Murphy off waivers from Chicago. In a related move, the Jazz requested waivers on center Andris Biedrins. Following the moves, the Jazz roster remains at 15 players. The 23-year-old Murphy (6-10, 230, Florida) was waived by Chicago on April 3 after appearing in 24 games for the Bulls, averaging 2.6 minutes per contest. He was selected...
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Andris Biedrins picks up player option for next season

When Chris Mullin gave Andris Biedrins a six-year, $54 million contract in 2008, Beidrins was a near-double-double-a-night player who was only in his early 20s. He looked like he was going to be worth it. He turned out not to be worth it. The injuries started up. Don Nelson left. And, as he devolved from starter to bench warmer, Biedrins inexplicably never returned to the form of...
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May 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Andris Biedrins Exercising $9 Million Option With Warriors

Andris Biedrins will exercise his player option and return to the Golden State Warriors next season for the final year on his 6 year/$54 million contract. He will make $9 million in 2013-14. Biedrins averaged .5 points and 2.9 rebounds in 9.3 minutes per game in 2012-13. He played just According to As was expected, Golden State Warriors center Andris Biedrins will exercise...
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May 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Andris Biedrins airballs free throw against Bulls (Video)

As previously noted on That NBA Lottery Pick, Golden State Warriors center Andris Biedrins isn't a great free-throw shooter.Back on Friday against Chicago, Andris provided us with another memorable miss as the below second  free-throw attempt got nothing but net:(Courtesy of @CJZero and Minus Twenty-Two)
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March 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Andris Biedrins airballs free throw badly

Look, we all know Andris Biedrins never has nor never will set the world ablaze with his foul shooting. But something about his latest attempt at shooting free throws not totally embarrassing himself at the free throw line just strikes us as amazing. For a split second it looks as if this one is going to miss everything. Luckily it didn’t and still got a piece of the net. Chalk...
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March 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Andris Biedrins Airballs Free Throw, Gets Standing Ovation for Making Two Next Game (Video)

Big men have always had trouble with free throws, and Golden State Warriors center Andris Biedrins is no exception. Suffice to say it was an interesting weekend for the 7-foot, Latvian-born 26-year-old. On Friday night against the Lakers, Biedrins somehow managed to not only miss a free throw, but miss the basket entirely, airballing the attempt by a good foot. The next night...
November 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Warriors center airballs free throw

Take a look at the horrible free throw attempt by Warriors' center Andris Biedrins Friday night. Biedrins is the worst free throw shooter in the NBA right now.Biedrins is so afraid to get on the free throw line that he tries to avoid contact as much as possible when he has the ball in his hands on offense. The only reason he is playing right now is because Andrew Bogut is out...
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November 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Warriors' Biedrins faces Latvia tax evasion case

Latvia's state prosecutor has opened a criminal case against Golden State Warriors center Andris Biedrins for alleged income tax evasion. Aiga Senberga, a spokeswoman for the prosecutor's office, says Biedrins and two others are suspects. She declined to identify the other two. Senberga said Monday that if Biedrins is found guilty he could face a fine of $70,000 or a maximum...
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July 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Andris Biedrins accused of tax evasion, could face jail time

Things don’t seem to be going all too well for big man Andris Biedrins. The 7 footer on the Warriors reportedly owes $20,000 in taxes in his native Latvia. This shouldn’t seem like a huge deal; he made $9 million last season, and will make another $9 million this upcoming season. So he can pay the bill. The problem? This comes with a possibility of 5 years of jail time. Just...
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July 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Photo: Andris Biedrins had some fun with a solo cup

Something tells me that Golden State Warriors head coach Mark Jackson is shaking his head but wanting to give his center, Andris Biedrins a high five after pictures surfaced online of him having fun with his friends and a female companion. We included one pic that isn’t overly racy, but it appears that he is receiving oral sex in he backseat of a car, while his red solo cup takes...
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July 06, 2012  |  Discuss

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