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CBS Sports
Five players who should and 5 who should not make an NBA comebackof all time and with his perfect form, his skills likely haven't eroded since h
Five players who should and 5 who should not make an NBA comeback
CBS Sports / Posted 3 hours ago
of all time and with his perfect form, his skills likely haven't eroded since he stopped playing for the Heat in the 2014. Emeka Okafor: It is almost shocking that the former No. 2 overall pick and Rookie of the Year lasted only nine seasons.... Read more
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give me sport
Ranking 2016's US roster in Olympic basketball historyalso competing, but it was probably the weakest side the US had ever sent to th
Ranking 2016's US roster in Olympic basketball history
give me sport / Posted 3 days ago
also competing, but it was probably the weakest side the US had ever sent to the Olympics. Stephon Marbury, Carlos Boozer, Emeka Okafor, Lamar Odom and Richard Jefferson are just some of the names that contributed that awful campaign. 2000 was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cape Town Mini Maker Faire - Everything From Taking Apart Old Toasters to Making Satellite Componentsolder than the start-up community and who often see what they do as side-activi
Cape Town Mini Maker Faire - Everything From Taking Apart Old Toasters to Making Satellite Components
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
older than the start-up community and who often see what they do as side-activity or a hobby. Nigerian diaspora blogger Emeka Okafor has argued that Africa needs to use what Makers do to find ways of creating manufactured goods. He points to the... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Former Husky Rip Hamilton says he’s ‘50-50’ on possible return to NBAformer UConn stars lately. Ray Allen is still considering a return to the game,
Former Husky Rip Hamilton says he’s ‘50-50’ on possible return to NBA
The Middletown Press / Posted 9 days ago
former UConn stars lately. Ray Allen is still considering a return to the game, never having formally retired. Same with Emeka Okafor and Ben Gordon. Kevin Ollie played 13 years in the NBA (don’t worry, he’s not contemplating a comeback) and... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Former Husky Rip Hamilton says he’s ‘50-50’ on possible return to NBAformer UConn stars lately. Ray Allen is still considering a return to the game,
Former Husky Rip Hamilton says he’s ‘50-50’ on possible return to NBA
The Register Citizen / Posted 9 days ago
former UConn stars lately. Ray Allen is still considering a return to the game, never having formally retired. Same with Emeka Okafor and Ben Gordon. Kevin Ollie played 13 years in the NBA (don’t worry, he’s not contemplating a comeback) and... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Rip Hamilton Still Undecided On NBA Comebackseasons. Ben Gordon, 36, is playing with the British National Team and eying a
Rip Hamilton Still Undecided On NBA Comeback
Hartford Courant / Posted 10 days ago
seasons. Ben Gordon, 36, is playing with the British National Team and eying a return after sitting out last season, and Emeka Okafor, 36, has worked to recover from a serious neck injury and hopes to return after three seasons out of the... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Kemba Walker, Andre Drummond embrace roles as UConn standard-bearers in NBAUNCASVILLE >> Although neither has officially retired and both have a desire to
Kemba Walker, Andre Drummond embrace roles as UConn standard-bearers in NBA
The Middletown Press / Posted 11 days ago
UNCASVILLE >> Although neither has officially retired and both have a desire to play again, Ray Allen and Emeka Okafor aren’t in the NBA right now. Neither is Rip Hamilton or Ben Gordon. The new faces of UConn players in the NBA belong to Kemba... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Kemba Walker, Andre Drummond embrace roles as UConn standard-bearers in NBAUNCASVILLE >> Although neither has officially retired and both have a desire to
Kemba Walker, Andre Drummond embrace roles as UConn standard-bearers in NBA
The Register Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
UNCASVILLE >> Although neither has officially retired and both have a desire to play again, Ray Allen and Emeka Okafor aren’t in the NBA right now. Neither is Rip Hamilton or Ben Gordon. The new faces of UConn players in the NBA belong to Kemba... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Drummond's In The NBA, But His Roots Still In Middletownin our league over the next coming years. He's a special player, man. He just g
Drummond's In The NBA, But His Roots Still In Middletown
Hartford Courant / Posted 12 days ago
in our league over the next coming years. He's a special player, man. He just got paid a lot of money, which he deserves." Emeka Okafor, who is trying to overcome a serious neck injury and resume his NBA career, said: "I was watching some tape on... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Calhoun charity game brings former UConn stars from men’s, women’s teams togetherbrought many of the great UConn men’s players of the past back: Ray Allen, Kemb
Calhoun charity game brings former UConn stars from men’s, women’s teams together
The Register Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
brought many of the great UConn men’s players of the past back: Ray Allen, Kemba Walker, Andre Drummond, Richard Hamilton, Emeka Okafor, Rudy Gay and Shabazz Napier were among those in the house. On the women’s side, Svetlana Abrosimova, Caroline... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Calhoun charity game brings former UConn stars from men’s, women’s teams togetherbrought many of the great UConn men’s players of the past back: Ray Allen, Kemb
Calhoun charity game brings former UConn stars from men’s, women’s teams together
The Middletown Press / Posted 12 days ago
brought many of the great UConn men’s players of the past back: Ray Allen, Kemba Walker, Andre Drummond, Richard Hamilton, Emeka Okafor, Rudy Gay and Shabazz Napier were among those in the house. On the women’s side, Svetlana Abrosimova, Caroline... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Old Friends, Lots Of Laughs (And Some Hoops) At Calhoun Charity Event Friday[Abrosimova], who are coming, and all of us have the same goal that night, and
Old Friends, Lots Of Laughs (And Some Hoops) At Calhoun Charity Event Friday
Hartford Courant / Posted 14 days ago
[Abrosimova], who are coming, and all of us have the same goal that night, and that's to get back and get together. I saw Emeka [Okafor], who was at the game, the U.S. women's team at Madison Square Garden [earlier this month], and that feeling... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Former UConn women’s basketball players to suit up in Calhoun Charity All-Star Gameconfirmed that Allen, Walker, Drummond, Hamilton, Gay and Napier, along with Kh
Former UConn women’s basketball players to suit up in Calhoun Charity All-Star Game
The Register Citizen / Posted 14 days ago
confirmed that Allen, Walker, Drummond, Hamilton, Gay and Napier, along with Khalid El-Amin, Ryan Boatright and possibly Emeka Okafor, will be on-hand. Ben Gordon, Caron Butler and Donyell Marshall have played in the past and could very well be... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Former UConn women’s basketball players to suit up in Calhoun Charity All-Star Gameconfirmed that Allen, Walker, Drummond, Hamilton, Gay and Napier, along with Kh
Former UConn women’s basketball players to suit up in Calhoun Charity All-Star Game
The Middletown Press / Posted 15 days ago
confirmed that Allen, Walker, Drummond, Hamilton, Gay and Napier, along with Khalid El-Amin, Ryan Boatright and possibly Emeka Okafor, will be on-hand. Ben Gordon, Caron Butler and Donyell Marshall have played in the past and could very well be... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Playing Time Squabbles and Roster Politics—Views from Team USA's BenchDuncan and Iverson were the lone established superstars. Stephon Marbury was th
Playing Time Squabbles and Roster Politics—Views from Team USA's Bench
Bleacher Report / Posted 15 days ago
Duncan and Iverson were the lone established superstars. Stephon Marbury was the team's only true point guard. Emeka Okafor, the newly minted second pick of the draft by the Charlotte Bobcats after a sensational season at UConn,... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Emeka Okafor, out since 2013-14 with back woes, attempts a comebackEmeka averaged 9.7 points and 6.2 rebounds in 2013-14. (Getty Images) When it
Emeka Okafor, out since 2013-14 with back woes, attempts a comeback
Yahoo Sports / Posted 16 days ago
Emeka averaged 9.7 points and 6.2 rebounds in 2013-14. (Getty Images) When it was announced that Emeka Okafor would sit the entire 2013-14 season due to a herniated disc, it was mostly assumed that the former No. 2 overall pick would eventually make... Read more
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CBS Sports
Emeka Okafor reportedly plans to attempt NBA comeback with contending teamIt's been three years since big man Emeka Okafor last played in an NBA game. He
Emeka Okafor reportedly plans to attempt NBA comeback with contending team
CBS Sports / Posted 16 days ago
It's been three years since big man Emeka Okafor last played in an NBA game. He was a member of the Washington Wizards and played nearly 10 minutes in the second to last game of the 2012-13 regular season. Since then, his career has been cut short... Read more
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SportingNews
Emeka Okafor planning comeback with NBA contenderIf the Warriors or Spurs need an extra big man come December, Emeka Okafor is r
Emeka Okafor planning comeback with NBA contender
SportingNews / Posted 16 days ago
If the Warriors or Spurs need an extra big man come December, Emeka Okafor is ready to suit up. Okafor, 33, hasn’t played since the 2012-13 season when a herniated disc in his neck forced him out of the game. But according to his agent Jeff... Read more
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give me sport
Emeka Okafor planning shock NBA comeback | GiveMeSport Official online NBA destination in the UK Football News In re
Emeka Okafor planning shock NBA comeback
give me sport / Posted 16 days ago
| GiveMeSport Official online NBA destination in the UK Football News In recent days, some rumours have been circulating linking former NBA stars with returns to the big league. Despite not playing a... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
New details on what went wrong for USA Basketball in 2004Brown didn’t like the team. Larry Brown liked coaching veteran players. The old
New details on what went wrong for USA Basketball in 2004
Yahoo Sports / Posted 20 days ago
Brown didn’t like the team. Larry Brown liked coaching veteran players. The oldest guy on the team was 28 years old. [Emeka] Okafor: The team kind of came together at the last minute. Everyone was trying to cater to Coach Brown’s style which... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
New details on what went wrong for USA Basketball in 2004Brown didn’t like the team. Larry Brown liked coaching veteran players. The old
New details on what went wrong for USA Basketball in 2004
Yahoo Sports / Posted 22 days ago
Brown didn’t like the team. Larry Brown liked coaching veteran players. The oldest guy on the team was 28 years old. [Emeka] Okafor: The team kind of came together at the last minute. Everyone was trying to cater to Coach Brown’s style which... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Energized By Garden Crowd, U.S. Women Pull Awaya lot of confidence going into Rio." The crowd included UConn alums Kiah Stoke
Energized By Garden Crowd, U.S. Women Pull Away
Hartford Courant / Posted 24 days ago
a lot of confidence going into Rio." The crowd included UConn alums Kiah Stokes and Swin Cash of the Liberty, along with Emeka Okafor. There were also friends and family of New Yorkers Charles and Bird. "Couldn't ask for a better send-off," said... Read more
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Hartford Courant
UConn's Steven Enoch Back In Storrs After Gaining Valuable Playing Time In Armeniawomen's programs. Among players expected are Ray Allen, Svetlana Abrosimova, Ca
UConn's Steven Enoch Back In Storrs After Gaining Valuable Playing Time In Armenia
Hartford Courant / Posted 30 days ago
women's programs. Among players expected are Ray Allen, Svetlana Abrosimova, Caroline Doty, Nykesha Sales, Rip Hamilton, Emeka Okafor and Ryan Boatright. Tickets are $12-25, and available through Ticketmaster.com (1-800-745-3000) and the Mohegan... Read more
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The Morning Call
Born from the fires of 2004 failures, Team USA Basketball now built to last- including three players (LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Anthony) who had just
Born from the fires of 2004 failures, Team USA Basketball now built to last
The Morning Call / Posted 1 months ago
- including three players (LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Anthony) who had just finished their rookie seasons, and Emeka Okafor, who had just wrapped up his collegiate career. It was a disjointed group, one that wound up losing by 19 to... Read more

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