Police say Marcus Camby's 9-year-old nephew found dead in lake

The 9-year-old nephew of Marcus Camby was found dead in a lake on the former NBA star's property in a suburb of Houston.Marcus McGhee, who had autism, was discovered in the water of a lake behind the property Saturday morning, said Lt. Onesimo Lopez, spokesman for the Pearland Police Department.Marcus McGhee had been at Camby's house for a family dinner on Thanksgiving. In the afternoon...
Via FOX Sports
November 26, 2016

Nephew of ex-NBA player Camby found dead on Texas property

PEARLAND, Texas (AP) Police in Texas have found the body of the 9-year-old autistic nephew of former NBA player Marcus Camby who went missing during the family's Thanksgiving celebration on Camby's property. Pearland Police Lt. Onesimo Lopez told the Houston Chronicle ( ) that the body of Marcus McGee was found in a lake on Camby's Houston-area property on...
Via Associated Press
November 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Authorities are searching for Marcus Camby's missing autistic nephew

The 9-year-old autistic nephew of former NBA star Marcus Camby went missing from his uncle's home during a Thanksgiving Day visit.Marcus McGhee was visiting Camby from Connecticut. He went missing in the late afternoon, the Houston Chronicle reported."Unfortunately there is no new information regarding the ongoing search for Marcus McGhee," police said in a statement Friday morning...
Via FOX Sports
November 25, 2016

Thirty Futures: Phoenix Suns

By the time Marcus Camby was finally washed up, looking more weed-lidded and arthritic than ever, Tyson Chandler had taken his place. They're the two great minor big men of their time-Seijun Suzuki, not Kurosawa; Harry Nilsson, not Stevie-and stylistic cousins with careers spaced five years apart. Camby was drafted second overall in 1996; Chandler went in the same spot in 2001. Both...
Via RealGM - NBA
October 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Knicks: Free Agents Who May Return to New York

Which former New York Knicks players could find their way back to The Mecca for the 2016-17 season? Prior to the 2012-2013 season, the New York Knicks re-acquired three former players: Raymond Felton, Marcus Camby, and Kurt Thomas. This promoted the Knicks saying of “When you’re a Knick, you’re a Knick for life!”. Upcoming free agents Jamal […] Knicks: Free Agents Who...
Via Daily Knicks
July 02, 2016

Brooklyn Nets CEO would ‘give up everything’ to get John Calipari

My memories of John Calipari as an NBA coach, aren’t favorable. He finished 72-112 in 2 1/4 seasons. He left the University of Massachusetts–which is his M.O.–to flee a scandal involving him and the recruitment of Marcus Camby. Since 1998 he’s been back in the college game, coaching dominant powerhouses with, well, more scandals. Which is why I’m surprised. According to...
Via Campus Sports Net
December 30, 2015  |  Discuss

UMass to retire jersey in honor of John Calipari

The University of Massachusetts’ men’s basketball program announced Wednesday evening it will be honoring former coach John Calipari with a retired jersey.  Calipari, 56, coached at UMass from 1988-96, leading the Minutemen to the Final Four in 1996. The team’s Final Four appearance was later revoked from the record books when it was discovered that star center Marcus Camby...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Marcus Camby Expects Readiness For NBA Return By End Of February

Free agent center Marcus Camby is progressing in his rehabilitation from foot surgery and expects to be fully healthy by February’s end to join an NBA team, a league source told RealGM. Camby, who underwent surgery before the season for a torn plantar fascia, returned to on-court activities two weeks ago and has shown positive signs in his rehab. Teams must finalize postseason...
Via RealGM
February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

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