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DIKEMBE MUTOMBO RUMORS

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

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 had a touching reaction...
Via Sportsnaut
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Hawks to retire Dikembe Mutombo's No. 55 jersey

The Atlanta Hawks are going to retire soon-to-be Hall of Fame center Dikembe Mutombo's No. 55 jersey in a ceremony on Nov. 24 against the Boston Celtics, the team announced on Tuesday at a ceremony in Fulton County.Hawks CEO Steve Koonin, who made the announcement, declared Sept. 1, 2015 as Dikembe Mutombo Day. Koonin said he needed to make two calls about the jersey retirement...
Via Fox Sports
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Dikembe Mutombo's number expected to be retired by Nuggets soon

Former Denver Nuggets center Dikembe Mutombo will be immortalized in the Basketball Hall of Fame later on this month.Mutombo, who spent the first five years of his career with the Denver Nuggets and led the team to one of the most notable playoff upsets of all-time against the Seattle Sonics during the 1993-94 season, is expected to have his number retired by the Nuggets at some...
Via Fox Sports
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mutombo rocks Nuggets throwback in Africa

The first-ever NBA exhibition game in Africa was held on Saturday, with the Nuggets getting representation from players past and present. The crowd roared early and often at Ellis Park Arena in downtown Johannesburg, South Africa, as the exhibition game pitted “Team World,” led by Chris Paul, against the home team, “Team Africa,” led by Luol Deng. In the second quarter of...
Via Mile High Sports
29 days ago  |  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?”

Alonzo Mourning confirms one of the greatest urban legends in NBA history. WHO WANTS TO SEX MUTOMBO is very real (and it worked). The post Alonzo Mourning Confirms Dikembe Mutombo’s “Who Wants To Sex Mutombo?” Pickup Line appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
March 26, 2015  |  Discuss

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

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....Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Dikembe Mutombo plays 'Marco Polo' with Jimmy Kimmel (Video)

NBA legend Dikembe Mutombo was a surprise guest on Thursday night's special primetime episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live in a segment where they played their own version of "Marco Polo".Jimmy put on the blindfold and shouted "Dikembe!" while Mutombo would shout "Mutombo!" from his various hiding spots. Video via Jimmy Kimmel Live. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Follow us...
Via Holdout Sports
June 06, 2014  |  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...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
April 09, 2014  |  Discuss
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