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Lamar Odom says he sabotaged himself from being No. 1 draft pick

Lamar Odom has exhibited some self-destructive behavior in his life, but few realized that included sabotaging himself from becoming the No. 1 overall pick in the 1999 NBA Draft.Odom was viewed as a talented, versatile player coming out of college at Rhode Island in ’99. He was in the mix to be the No. 1 pick, which ultimately was Elton Brand by the Chicago Bulls. Steve Francis and...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 29, 2017  |  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 of making...
Via Sportsnaut
July 13, 2016  |  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 […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

NBA rank 300-350 analysis: Richard Jefferson, Rip Hamilton, Stephen Jackson and Hasheem Thabeet

Once again, a case of interesting players who could be ranked 100 spots higher.  But there would be no NBA without guys like this.  It’s like products on a market; sometimes things just take a hit and never make it back to where they once were. Courtesy of nydailynews.com Richard Jefferson (#306): Poof.  That’s how I’d describe the downfall of RJ.  It just happened so suddenly. ...
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September 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Chicago Bulls to waive Richard Hamilton

The Chicago Bulls will reportedly waive guard Richard Hamilton before July 10 rather than guarantee his $5 million salary for the 2013-14 season. The move will make Hamilton an unrestricted free agent. The 35-year-old Hamilton has played in just 78 games over the past two seasons, missing a whopping 70 contests due to injuries. When he did play, the 13-year veteran never cemented...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
July 02, 2013  |  Discuss

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