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#1 LD2k

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Posted January 22, 2009 - 04:29 PM

I am glad he got his ring. Long live 'Zo.

The Miami Heat announced Thursday that former NBA All-Star center Alonzo Mourning will retire from the league. Mourning hasn’t played at all this season and played in only 25 games during the 2007-2008 season due to major leg injuries


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Posted January 22, 2009 - 04:51 PM

Have a good rest of your life Zo.
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Posted January 22, 2009 - 07:57 PM

damn, a soldier for real, played through injuries and a bad kidney, and a new kidney, i wanted the Show to pick him up but it wasnt meant to be...HOF in my eyes
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Posted January 22, 2009 - 08:30 PM

Another player lost to retirement. Glad he was able to get a ring during his career.

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Posted January 22, 2009 - 09:42 PM

It's sad to see him go, especially considering the way he received his career ending injury last year.

If Mourning didn't have that kidney transplant, he would have been one of the best centers ever. Seeing him work hard to get back to the game even though he's been through a lot of physical pain is just straight out inspiring.

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Posted January 23, 2009 - 03:42 PM

best of luck to ZO
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Posted January 23, 2009 - 03:45 PM

The guy is the definition of PASSION, he brought the fire every single day, one of the greatest defenders of all time.
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Posted January 23, 2009 - 03:56 PM

Glad he retired. Their was a rumor that Boston was interested in him. That would have made me sick if he were a celtic.
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