Dikembe Mutombo takes to Instagram to tell hackers 'get a life'

Former NBA star Dikembe Mutombo has long been known for his blocks and finger-wags, and he’s now dishing them out on social media as well. Mutombo apparently had his e-mail hacked, so he took to Instagram Wednesday to tell people the e-mails sent from his account weren’t real. First, he used this photo and caption: If you get the email from me which said that...
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December 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Dikembe Mutombo congratulates 76ers for No. 1 pick…before lottery

NBA legend Dikembe Mutombo tweeted out a congratulatory message to the Philadelphia 76ers Tuesday, hours before the Draft Lottery was to take place. Here's Dikembe Mutombo congratulating @Sixers for top pick...before the lottery. He took this down not long — Sportsnaut (@Sportsnaut) May 17, 2016 Now, either Mutombo isn’t aware of how the...
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May 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Dikembe Mutombo details experience at Brussels Airport

Former NBA player Dikembe Mutombo was at Brussels Airport in Zaventem on Tuesday when the city was hit by terrorist attacks that left 31 dead and 300 injured. Mutombo, who is one of the most charitable athletes of his time, was at the airport looking to connect flights after doing some humanitarian work in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Mutombo told ESPN’s Lindsay Czarniak...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Dikembe Mutombo at airport during Brussels attack, is safe

Former NBA center Dikembe Mutombo was in Brussels Airport on Tuesday when a terrorist attack killed about 10 people and wounded 100 more. Mutombo posted to Facebook twice in the hours after the attacks to assure his fans he was safe. Mutombo did not indicate why he was in Belgium, but the 10-time All-Star and recent Hall of Fame inductee travels frequently for humanitarian work...
Via The Comeback
March 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Dikembe Mutombo has great reaction to news of Hawks jersey retirement (Video)

On Tuesday, it was announced that fabled finger-wagging figure Dikembe Mutombo would be honored by the Atlanta Hawks and have his No. 55 jersey lifted to the rafters in Philips Arena next November. Mutombo's No. 55 will be retired during Nov. 24 game vs. Celtics on TNT. — Chris Vivlamore (@CVivlamoreAJC) September 1, 2015 For the Hawks, it’s a wonderful gesture for a player...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Dikembe Mutombo teared up when Hawks announced franchise will retire his jersey

By David Kenyon Dikembe Mutombo was already celebrating a tremendous honor, but the NBA legend didn’t know “Dikembe Mutombo Day” was about to get better. According to Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Atlanta Hawks CEO Steve Koonin announced the franchise will retire Mutombo’s No. 55 jersey during the 2015 campaign. The news surprised Mutombo, who...
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September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Dikembe in 2001: Who want to go to LA with me?

The 2001 NBA playoffs provided Sixers fans with a lifetime of memories. Dikembe Mutombo's joyous interview after game 7 against the Bucks was certainly one. The post Dikembe Mutombo In 2001: Who Want To Go To L.A. With Me? appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
April 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Alonzo Mourning confirms “Who wants to sex Mutombo?”

By Eddie Maisonet There are certain stories you hear about your favorite superstar personalities that end up being urban legends because no one is willing to co-sign the story or the proof was thrown into a river somewhere. From Notorious B.I.G.’s alleged robbery of a New York Knick, to Andre The Giant allegedly using the bathtub as a toilet regularly and Michael Jordan...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
March 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Mutombo blocks Bill Clinton's view of All-Star Game

By Gordon Dixon The West defeated the East 163-158 in the highest scoring all-star game in NBA history on Sunday. Russell Westbrook put on a show, taking home MVP honors. Pau and Marc Gasol became the first brothers to start against each other in the game’s history. It was a spectacle to be seen in New York City. Among those on hand to take in the evening was former president...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Dikembe Mutombo denies ever saying ‘Who wants to sex Mutombo?’ (video)

In an instance of extreme and utter disappointment to fans of legendary Internet tales everywhere, former NBA great Dikembe Mutombo denied during an interview that he ever uttered the words that in some circles came to be the identifying trademark of the basketball player. A 2006 Deadspin article was one of the original sources of […] The post Dikembe Mutombo denies ever saying...
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April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

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