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BISMACK BIYOMBO RUMORS

It’s Time for Show “Biz” in Charlotte

Getty Michael Johnson If you asked ten Charlotte Hornets fans how they feel about backup center Bismack Biyombo you would probably receive a 50/50 split of both positive and negative responses. But all ten would undoubtedly agree that the player who is affectionately known as “Biz” by his teammates will be playing his last year in Charlotte if he doesn’t show improvement this...
Via TopSportsReport
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Hornets' Bismack Biyombo Gives New Meaning to the Term 'Team Run'

This summer, Charlotte Hornets center Bismack Biyombo has been traveling in his native Republic of Congo. Biyombo, 21, was born in Lubumbashi, the country's second largest city. Biyombo was drafted 7th
Via Stack
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Man suing Bismack Biyombo for $2 million in commission fees

A man claiming he helped Bismack Biyombo make it into the NBA is suing the Charlotte Hornets center for $2 million in unpaid commission fees. This is according to a report by TMZ Sports.The suit alleges that the man, Igor Crespo, met Biyombo in Yemen back in 2009 and the latter signed a contract promising 10 percent of all professional basketball earnings for the rest of his life...
Via Bush League Chronicle
June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Bobcats Bismack Biyombo Sued by Former Trainer for $2 Million

Charlotte Bobcats star Bismack Biyombo is experiencing a case of more money, more problems. Supposedly the 6’9″ Biyombo was approached in his home country Yemen by a man named Igor Crespo in 2009, who promised him to help him develop into an NBA player in exchange for 10% of his lifetime earnings. Obviously Biyombo was drafted in the 2011 NBA Draft as the 7th pick, so now Crespo...
Via BlackSportsOnline
June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlotte Bobcats: 2013-14 position breakdown

Bismack Biyombo (0) will look to bring a defensive presence off the bench for the 2013-2014 Charlotte Bobcats. (Photo Credit: Chuck Burton/AP) Over the last few weeks, isportsweb has broken down the offseason moves by the Charlotte Bobcats, and predicted how the season will play out by looking at their schedule. Now, with the regular season less than two days away, here is a look...
Via isportsweb.com
October 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Biyombo Plays, Says, Perhaps Listens Frequently to Moderately Popular 1986 Peter Gabriel Song, “Big Time”

Bismack Biyombo is on his way, he’s making it.  Asked by Stephanie Ready what was going through his mind in the frantic final 28 seconds of zaniness that led to a Bobcats win over the Toronto Raptors, Mack answered, “We have done a pretty good job as a team, and it was just big time.”  [...]
Via BobcatsPlanet
November 23, 2012  |  Discuss

What to Expect From Bismack Biyombo in 2012

Bismack Biyombo wasn’t drafted to be an offensive stalwart. Ever. The Charlotte Bobcats and everyone else in the NBA world knew exactly what Biyombo was: a defensive stopper with no real hope of developing consistent offensive skills. And if they stick to their first notion and don’t expect too much out of him on the [...]
Via BobcatsPlanet
October 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Biyombo's offseason development a step in right direction for Bobcats

When Bismack Biyombo put up 14 points and grabbed 14 rebounds in a loss to Milwaukee back in early April, the performance did not really resonate around the league for one fact: this was the Charlotte Bobcats and they were mired in an NBA worst 23-game losing streak. But remove the Cats' catastrophic seven whole wins from the season and you are left with a development plan...
Via Crossover Chronicles
August 16, 2012  |  Discuss

What Will Bismack Biyombo Do Next Season?

I am a Bismack Biyombo fan. I didn’t know much about him when he got drafted, but when I read about how he was willing to pay a cool million of his own so that he can come to the U.S. and play in the NBA I couldn’t help but like the guy. It’s not too common [...]
Via BobcatsPlanet
August 06, 2012  |  Discuss
COMING TO AMERICA

Bobcats' Biyombo reaches buyout deal

Last week, it seemed as if Charlotte's rookie big man would be stuck in Spain for the season, but after a buyout was agreed upon, he may even get to play in Monday night's exhibition game. 

Via Crossover Chronicles
December 19, 2011  |  Discuss
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