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Richard Hamilton’s Reaction to to Pistons’ Darko Milicic Pick

This is so awesome. Former Detroit Pistons swingman Richard Hamilton appeared on ESPN’s Highly Questionable to talk about his wedding day and all the NBA stars that attended it. But the fun started when one of the hosts asked Hamilton to give his reaction to the Pistons’ selection of Darko Milicic with the second pick in the 2003 NBA draft. The awesomeness starts at the 5:20...
Via Sportsnaut
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Celtic Darko Milicic to pursue a professional kickboxing career

 Let's flash back to September of 2012 -- the Boston Celtics had just signed 2003's 2nd overall draft pick Darko Milicic and he said "I'll do whatever it takes, whatever I need to do to help this team. So now, if I have to go kill someone on the court, I'll kill someone on the court."Less than two months later, Milicic asked to be released by the Celtics...
Via Celtics Life
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Darko Milicic Retires From Basketball To Launch Kickboxing Career

Darko Milicic is hanging up his basketball sneakers and putting on a pair of boxing gloves instead. The former No. 2 overall pick in the 2003 NBA draft will sign a contract on Wednesday to be a professional kickboxer in his native Serbia, according to NBA Serbia. Milicic, who’s only 29, hasn’t played in the NBA since 2012, when he played in just one game for five minutes with...
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Darko Milicic to quit basketball, become kick boxer

I’m sure most people have fond memories of former No. 2 overall pick Darko Milicic. Ahh, I’m just kidding, Milicic might be the worst draft pick in Detroit Pistons history. Milicic has since retired and he’s going to pick up…kick boxing? Milicic will sign a contract Wednesday to become a professional kickboxer in his native Serbia. The story, headlined “Darko Milicic put...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Darko Milicic retires from basketball to take up kickboxing

Darko Milicic will most likely always be remembered as THE bust of the 2003 NBA Draft. After all, as the second overall pick in one of the most talented drafts in recent memory, Milicic stands out for all the wrong reasons when one considers who was drafted around him. Just look at the top five draft picks of 2003: 1. LeBron James 2. Darko Milicic 3. Carmelo Anthony 4. Chris Bosh...
Via Next Impulse Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Darko has found a second pro sport?

This picture symbolizes Darko Milicic’s career perfectly, unfortunately.Photo Credit: SBNation/AP You can make the argument that the Detroit Pistons selection of Darko Milicic in 2003 was the worst selection in NBA Draft history. It’s not only because Darko was a complete flop, but probably more so about the players that were taken after him, which were just some guys named Carmelo...
Via Pass The Pill
October 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Boston Celtics Officially Waive Center Darko Milicic

Per the official Twitter of the Boston Celtics, the C’s have waived center Darko Milicic. The Boston Celtics announced today that they have waived center Darko Milicic: — Boston Celtics (@celtics) November 21, 2012 There has been talk recently that center Darko Milicic was contemplating leaving the Celtics to be with his ill mother [...]
Via CLNS Radio
November 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Celtics and Darko Milicic Set To Part Ways?

Celtics Nation is awash in indifference as word filters out that Darko Milicic’s career with the Celtics is likely over.  Milicic did not travel with the team to Detroit for Sunday’s game and returned to Serbia to be with his ailing mother.  Various sources are indicating that Darko is not expected to return and the [...]
Via CLNS Radio
November 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Milicic will 'kill someone' for Celtics

New Celtics big man Darko Milicic is tired of all the criticism, so he's now focusing on being a team player, saying he will "kill someone on the court" in order to prove it.

Via NBA 24/7 365
October 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Celtics interested in Darko

The 2003 NBA Draft isn't kind to Boston.  LeBron, Wade and Bosh eliminated the C's last month in the playoffs while Carmelo is with the rival Knicks.  That's where Darko Milicic comes in to play ...

Via Red's Army
July 14, 2012  |  Discuss
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