Basketball feels too far away, as I think many of you can agree with. So with over a month until regular season NBA action I might as well try my hand at a nice throwback like another great writer on Celtics Life.Ben Rohrbach of Yahoo Sports recently took a look back at the infamous Von Wafer "dunk" of 2011, so what better way to pass the late portion offseason than with some reminiscing...
In an ode to Red’s Army’s recent take on the “Best of the Best” Celtics who’ve yet to have their numbers retired, the Gang takes the opposite tack by compiling a list of the worst players to ever put on an unretired number. From Sebastian Telfair, to Von Wafer, to Jiri Welsch, they round out an all-time list of forgettable names and revisit this era’s greatest has-beens.
By Josh Poloha In an injury-riddled career that has seen him appear more on training and operating tables than the basketball court, it looks as though the former Ohio State star Greg Oden will attempt a comeback to the court one more time. Reports are stating that Oden will have a one-week tryout for the Jiangsu Monkey Kings of the Chinese Basketball Association later this month...
Things got heated in the Chinese Basketball Association as the Qingdao defeated Shanxi Zhongyu in the first round of the playoffs. Qingdao swept the series, and former NBA player Von Wafer took it up a notch. Wafer was frustrated over the loss and delivered a cheap shot at a Quingdao player. After that it was a brawl with Wafer tossing a chair and the two teams brawling in the...
Scroll to the :19 mark and the chippy, borderline dirty play escalates to a vicious low-blow by Von Wafer. Wafer exits the court in style – by tossing a chair into the stands. Wafer played in 58 games for the 2010-11 Celtics. Unfortunately, his most memorable moment may have been a locker room confrontation with Delonte West. Or maybe it was the time he posed after missing this...
Von Wafer got heated and decided to throw a chair following an ejection from a playoff game in China.
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