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P.J. Brown Officially Retires

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#1 LALakersFan4Life


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Posted December 31, 2008 - 07:18 PM

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P.J. Brown said Wednesday he's officially retired.

"My career ended June 17," Brown said of the day the Boston Celtics defeated the Los Angeles Lakers for the 2008 NBA title.

Brown had left a voice message to that effect nearly five months ago, on Aug. 7, but would never use the "R" word.

"I want to tell you that, I wanted to let you know that I'm officially announcing my, uh, I wanted to say I'm leaving the game," was the way Brown put it that day, stopping short of using the words 'retirement' or 'retired.' "There's been a question around here. People are asking me every day but I just wanted to let you know that today, I'm officially, uh, uh, my career ends."


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Posted January 01, 2009 - 09:27 AM

good news =)

i remember him back in his miami days, i always liked his game, and while i'm glad he got his ring, too bad it had to be with boston...haha

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Posted January 01, 2009 - 12:49 PM

Got to admit - he along with Posey were the reasons the Celtics won last year.

He went out the right way; with a ring:

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Posted January 01, 2009 - 05:59 PM

he along with posey, powe and house outplayed our bench and were the real reason we lost
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Posted January 01, 2009 - 06:40 PM

Didn't we almost got him? the same year when we got Payton and Malone?

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