ROBERT SWIFT RUMORS & GOSSIP

New Photos Paint Nastier, More Bizarre Picture Of Robert Swift’s House

When news broke on Tuesday that Robert Swift had finally vacated his foreclosed Sammamish home, the story was accompanied by a handful of photos of the previously unseen interior. Images of guns, ammunition, empty beer cans and boxes of recruiting letters strewn about painted a vivid portrait of the life of an NBA lottery bust. As it turns out, KOMO TV’s initial report didn’t...
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March 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-NBA Prospect Robert Swift’s Home Would Have Been Awful On MTV Cribs

Robert Swift was drafted 12th overall by the Seattle Supersonics in 2004, and, at the time, taking Swift straight out of high school seemed like a solid move, because the 2004 NBA Draft mostly sucked. Unfortunately, Swift’s career became a prime example of why the NBA wanted kids to spend at least a year in college, and it seems that Swift may have recently been reflecting on his...
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March 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Supersonic Robert Swift leaves bullet casings & animal feces in foreclosed mansion

Former Seattle Supersonic Robert Swift was back in the headlines recently  after refusing to leave his foreclosed home that had been purchased. The draft bust finally vacated the premises of the Sammamish (Wash.) home, but his little standoff left quite a nasty situation. The couple that purchased the home got a news camera crew from KOMO to document the mess left by Swift at...
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March 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-NBAer Robert Swift left massive mess in foreclosed house

The Seattle Super Sonics drafted the 7’1” Robert Swift right out of high school back in 2004.  Swift was playing in the D-League and last was playing for the Tokyo Apache. Swift was kicked out of Seattle mansion after he was unable to pay his mortgage. The people who bought the house reported on the disgusting conditions of his house. Cans of beer dot the grass outside the home...
Via Diehardsport
March 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Former NBA player Robert Swift leaves foreclosed house with trash, guns, and ammunition inside

Tweet   Unless you’re a diehard NBA fan the name Robert Swift probably doesn’t ring a bell. He was selected 12th overall in 2004 out of high school in California and spent just four seasons in the league, playing for the Seattle SuperSonics and Oklahoma City Thunder, with career averages of 4.3 points and 3.9 [...]
Via Los That Sports Blog
March 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Robert Swift Finally Moves Out Of Foreclosed Home, Leaves Disgusting Mess Behind

Recently, we reported on the unfortunate saga of Robert Swift, the 7-foot high school stiff the Seattle Supersonics drafted with the 12th pick in the 2004 NBA Draft. Swift was holed up in a foreclosed home in a Seattle suburb, refusing to leave after the bank sold the property for half its original price. Well, Swift finally left the home sometime over the weekend (likely under threat...
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March 05, 2013  |  Discuss
DEPLORABLE CONDITIONS

Ex-NBAer's foreclosed home in horrible shape

Robert Swift was a former 1st round draft pick of the Seattle Supersonics. It was a shortlived career, as it ended after only 4 seasons, all in which he played sparingly. He purchased a house in Seattle a year after being drafted by the now Oklahoma City Thunder, and it became a cesspool as he ran out of money and was unable to pay the mortgage on it. The bank forelosed on the house...
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March 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Robert Swift Refuses to Leave House After Bank Forecloses, Sells to New Owner (Video)

Robert Swift no longer owns his house, but that doesn’t mean he’s moving out. The Seattle Sonics draft bust lost his house to foreclosure last summer, and refuses to leave, according to KOMO News. The bank has sold the house to a new owner, who can’t get Swift out. Swift was the No. 12 overall pick in 2004 out of high school. He spent four seasons in the league with the Sonics...
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February 23, 2013  |  17 Comments
SWIFT PROBLEM

Sonics bust refusing to leave home

Former Seattle SuperSonics draft bust Robert Swift is creating a disturbance by refusing to leave his home which sold last month.

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February 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Former NBA 1st RD Pick Robert Swift Won’t Move Out of His Foreclosed Home

I am sort of confused by this. When you don’t own a house anymore, normally the sheriff can physically remove you from the premises. Maybe it is different for former 1st round NBA draft busts? Deadspin tells the story of Robert Swift who refuses to leave a house that he no longer owns. Robert Swift, taken 12th overall by Seattle in 2004. KOMO News in Seattle reports Swift’s...
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February 22, 2013  |  2 Comments
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