NBA Referee Hotline Bling: LeBron calls out the officials

The new CBA means a new hotline where players can call to complain about NBA referees. They can ask questions, blow off steam, and figure out carpools to Seacaucus. It's like calling the time lady, if she knew all about the hand check rule. Each week, we’ll present a look at the hotline’s responses, which are about as real as the Suns' desire to win games after January. We know...
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April 11, 2017  |  Discuss

Pistons to retire Rip Hamilton’s jersey

The Detroit Pistons are one step closer to having the entire starting five from their 2004 title team up in the rafters. The team announced on Friday that they will be retiring the No. 32 jersey of three-time All-Star shooting guard Richard “Rip” Hamilton on February 26 against the Boston Celtics. OFFICIAL: The #Pistons will honor and retire @ripcityhamilton's jersey on February...
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December 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Rip Hamilton says MJ told him his game wasn’t good enough for Jordan Brand

Things were good for Richard Hamilton during the early years of his NBA career in Washington. He was the No. 7 pick in 1999 after winning a NCAA title with UConn and scored 18.1 points per game during his second pro season. And then Michael Jordan is his new teammate?! Well, Jordan was not exactly the nicest teammate, telling the young guard he was not good enough to join the...
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December 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Detroit Pistons: Richard Hamilton and his desired comeback attempt

The man with the clear mask. Richard ‘Rip’ Hamilton, who was last seen in the NBA for a short period in 2013 with the Chicago Bulls, joins the fluctuating amount of former players eying to come out of retirement and rejoin the league that once gain them national popularity. Hamilton told CBS Sports that his agent is putting out feelers with several teams as he commits to training...
July 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Richard Hamilton potentially set to make NBA comeback

Richard Hamilton won a championship both at the college and the NBA level. He played in the NBA for 14 seasons, earning three All-Star appearances in the process. Affectionately known as “Rip,” the 38-year-old Hamilton has not set foot on a NBA court in three years. That could very well change this upcoming season should the former wing prove to himself that he’s capable...
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July 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Drake Poses With Rip Hamilton Outside UConn Locker Room

Well that was quick. Drake has certainly earned his reputation as a jersey chaser that only celebrates with champions. It’s a combination of hilarious and sad that he changed his loyalty from Kentucky to UConn that quickly. [@kirkmorrison] The post Drake Poses With Rip Hamilton Outside UConn Locker Room appeared first on Diehardsport.
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April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Rip Hamilton and Nate Robinson trade funny insulting pictures

Rip Hamilton and Nate Robinson have plenty of time on their hands now that neither one is playing, so the two spent some time Sunday trading funny yet offensive and insulting pictures of each other over Instagram. It all started when Robinson, who is recovering from surgery to repair a torn ACL, posted this photo […]
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April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

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