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New Bucks aide Nick Van Exel has ability to relate to players

ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- There are a lot of words that can be used to describe Nick Van Exel's NBA career, but future coach probably didn't come up too often in conversations about the former point guard. With a brash personality and a reputation as a bit of a bad boy as a player, Van Exel had multiple incidents as a player that probably didn't scream future coach at the...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Nick Van Exel’s Son Sentenced To 60 Years In Prison

As we reported a few days ago, Nickey Van Exel, the son of former NBA player Nick Van Exel was convicted of murder for shooting his friend Bradley Bassey Eyo in December 2010.  Nickey Van Exel fatally shot Eyo in December 2010 and dumped his body at Lake Ray Hubbard on the eastern outskirts of Dallas. His attorney had said the two were playing with a shotgun at Nickey Van Exel’s...
Via BlackSportsOnline
February 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Nick Van Exel’s Son Convicted of Murder After Shooting Friend in 2010

DALLAS — A North Texas jury has found the 22-year-old son of former NBA player Nick Van Exel guilty of murder in the shooting death of a longtime friend. A Dallas County jury deliberated about 2 1/2 hours before returning its guilty verdict Thursday against Nickey Maxwell Van Exel. The penalty phase begins Friday. Prosecutors had sought a capital murder conviction. They say Van...
Via NESN.com
February 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Van Exel's son gets 60-year sentence

A Texas jury has sentenced the 22-year-old son of former NBA player Nick Van Exel to 60 years in prison in the shooting death of a longtime friend. Nickey Maxwell Van Exel received the punishment Friday after his father wept on the witness stand and apologized to the family of Bradley Bassey Eyo. The same jury in Dallas County in North Texas found the younger Van Exel guilty of...
Via AP on Fox
February 01, 2013  |  1 Comment

Son Of Nick Van Exel Convicted Of Murder

Nickey Van Exel, the son of former NBA point guard Nick Van Exel has been convicted of murder according to the Associated Press. A Dallas County jury deliberated about 2 1/2 hours before returning its guilty verdict Thursday against Nickey Maxwell Van Exel. The penalty phase begins Friday. Prosecutors were seeking a capital murder conviction in the case.  Nickey Maxwell Van Exel...
Via BlackSportsOnline
February 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Son of former NBA star Nick Van Exel convicted of first degree murder

Nickey Van Exel A jury has convicted former NBA player Nick Van Exel’s 22-year old son, Nickey Maxwell Van Exel of murder. Nickey was on trial for the 2010 murder of his friend,  Bradley Bassey Eyo. Prosecutors pursued a capital murder conviction. They said  retaliation was the motive because Eyo planned to tell authorities about several armed robberies the two men allegedly...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
February 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Van Exel's son convicted of murder

A North Texas jury has found the 22-year-old son of former NBA player Nick Van Exel guilty of murder in the shooting death of a longtime friend. A Dallas County jury deliberated about 2 1/2 hours before returning its guilty verdict Thursday against Nickey Maxwell Van Exel. The penalty phase begins Friday. Prosecutors had sought a capital murder conviction. They say Van Exel fatally...
Via AP on Fox
January 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Nick Van Exel’s Son Charged With Capital Murder

This is the kind of news that nobody likes to have happen. Nick Van Exel, a 13 year veteran in the NBA, has a son who is entering trial facing a capital murder charge. Nickey Van Exel allegedly murdered his best friend following a 2010 robbery in which both men were involved. Via the Dallas News: Nickey Van Exel murdered his best friend because that friend “was going to be a snitch...
Via Pass The Pill
January 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-NBA player Van Exel's son murder trial begins

The 22-year-old son of former NBA player Nick Van Exel is on trial for capital murder in the shooting death of a longtime friend. Nickey Maxwell Van Exel was arrested in December 2010 in the death of Bradley Bassey Eyo. Police said Eyo's body was found with a gunshot wound at Lake Ray Hubbard, east of downtown Dallas. Van Exel's attorney has said Van Exel and Eyo were playing...
Via AP on Fox
January 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Hawks assistant Van Exel prepping for Spurs, uses Pop's methods in his coaching

LAS VEGAS - The San Antonio Spurs open their Summer League schedule against the Atlanta Hawks Sunday.  The team features former Vanderbilt forward John Jenkins.  Its coaching staff features former San Antonio Spurs point guard Nick Van Exel.  Van Exel was a Spur for one season, the 2006 season when the Spurs lost to the Mavericks in the second round of the playoffs.  Van Exel...
Via Project Spurs
July 14, 2012  |  Discuss
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