Where Are They Now? Former Player Results and News

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Postby Iggy1979 » 1 year ago

How about TJ. I know there was a lot of talk about him going into coaching. Is he playing overseas?
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Postby ramster » 1 year ago

Good article billyboy

Here is another on Munfords performance last week
http://greensboro.dleague.nba.com/news/ ... rmer-week/
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Postby eli#10 » 1 year ago

Great great news for X. Always liked his game.
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Postby Blue Man » 1 year ago

Xavier Munford was sitting behind us at the game. We hugged. I also hate basketball. Fuck us. Fuck EC. Fuck KI. I would love to have x again.
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Matthew Butler

Postby eli#10 » 1 year ago

He's got 35 points today with 12 minutes left in the game against Boyce (whoever that is).
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Postby Billyboy78 » 1 year ago

There is a thread for former players.
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Postby section(105) » 1 year ago

:lol: .....maybe we could move the Berry thread to "Former Players"....
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Postby NYGFan_Section208 » 1 year ago

section(105) wrote::lol: .....maybe we could move the Berry thread to "Former Players"....


:lol: :lol: :lol:
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Postby ramster » 1 year ago

I have never heard of most schools they have played plus they lost to a lot of them. Good for Matt, I liked his game, but this is against competition much below D1.
Agree should be under former players.

http://www.boycebulldogs.com/schedule/0/1.php
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Postby adam914 » 1 year ago

This just in...Jimmy Baron can still shoot.

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Postby ramster » 1 year ago

That is insane!!!!!
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Postby reef » 1 year ago

As shooters go one of the best I have ever seen and he does it with range

Just never had the overall game to make the NBA but he carved out a nice Career overseas
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Postby ATPTourFan » 1 year ago

I could watch that all day.
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Postby rodfromcranston » 1 year ago

Rhody fans should know that Dawan is bigtime in Italy and Europe, with his team winning a championship last year.

dawan.jpg
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Postby adam914 » 1 year ago

That's awesome, Dawan was always one of my favorites.
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Postby rodfromcranston » 1 year ago

He plays with attitude.
He's still clutch, winning games with last second shots.
You can communicate with almost any former player,
on Facebook.
They love to be remembered for what they did at URI.
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Postby ATPTourFan » 1 year ago

Thx, Rod, for sharing that graphic. Dawan was a special player.
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Postby rhodysurf » 1 year ago

Ill never forget driving home from a game he won on a last second shot and he gave a postgame interview "Dawan how did that last play go?" and he just goes "I just spint, then I then spint again and I shot it". Got my parents to get me his jersey the next game haha
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Postby adam914 » 1 year ago

His shot to beat Seton Hall in the NIT was one of my favorite memories as a student. I think I've told this story before, but I was working as a student in the athletics media relations office so I was at the scorers table for the game helping with stats and totally got in trouble for leaping the scorers table and rushing the court after he hit the shot. Forgot for a minute that I was working and shouldn't be doing stuff like that!
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Postby rodfromcranston » 1 year ago

One of the most interesting things is, how many
ex-Rams from different eras keep in touch with each other.
My guy, John Fultz, who now teaches English to Italians, when I told him of Kenny Green's plight
in Qatar, immediately contacted Kenny to see if he could help.
John loves to talk about his time at URI, his jousts with Dr J,
and anything else.
Guys like Abdul Fox and Will Daniels are great guys.
Dustin Helenga is kind of stand offish.
Kenny Green remains upbeat, despite his problems in Qatar.
Randy Wilds is a political maven, and loves to talk politics.
Dawan likes to talk football, and the Pats.
Rusty Cordua, the best shooter I ever saw at URI, told me leaving Rhody after his sophomore year,
was his big ""what if".
Denny McGovern, my first favorite Ram is terrific.
Dan said his father still talks about Denny, who is from Jersey City,
to this day.
As I said, they all enjoy the contact and being remembered.
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Postby ATPTourFan » 1 year ago

I've gotten Dustin to reply to a direct message on Facebook years ago.
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Postby Da_Process_Survivor » 1 year ago

rodfromcranston wrote:He plays with attitude.
He's still clutch, winning games with last second shots.
You can communicate with almost any former player,
on Facebook.
They love to be remembered for what they did at URI.


yup, always loved the attitute and toughness to Dawan's game. Guy always had brass ones and never backed away from the pressure spots. Scary to imagine what he would've been if not for that knee injury.

The loudest single moment at the RC has to be Dawan draining the bomb of a 3 against Seton Hall in the NIT.
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Postby reef » 1 year ago

I am FB friends with the great Kenny Green I pm and told him he was great at Candy Crush since he had the top score at almost every level . He replied lol and thanked me
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Postby rodfromcranston » 1 year ago

Kenny's great. I wonder if he'll ever get home?
He's got a family growing up, while he's stuck
in Qatar.
What a mess.
Maybe we can get the Navy Seals to break him out of there?
Most of our old players will always say how
much they enjoyed their time at URI.
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Postby RhowdyRam02 » 1 year ago

I'm sorry, why is he stuck in Qatar again?
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Postby rodfromcranston » 1 year ago

Well, he got a good size loan a few years back.
Qatar law says you can't leave the country until
it's paid.
Kenny is past his international playing days,
and paying it back is a problem.
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Postby ATPTourFan » 1 year ago

This video reminded me of Jimmy




Here is a video that should make everyone smile

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Postby ramster » 1 year ago

What is amazing is how far beyond the line he takes many of his shots from.
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Postby ramster » 1 year ago

adam914 wrote:This just in...Jimmy Baron can still shoot.



What is crazy is he did not start the game, 1st man off the bench.
He got player of the week award today. Here is the box score of that incredible performance.

http://www.eurobasket.com/boxScores/Bas ... _10198.asp
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Postby Rhody Guy » 1 year ago

Is Billy no longer on that team?
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Postby PeterRamTime » 1 year ago

Rhody Guy wrote:Is Billy no longer on that team?


They played on a team together last season. They're on different teams this year.
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Postby NJRhodyFan » 1 year ago

The 8 three-pointers Jimmy hit against Duke was one of the greatest shooting performances I've ever seen. Most of those shots were well behind the 3-point line and contested, which made it that much more impressive.

I think we only lost that game by 2 or 3 points even though Duke attempted twice as many FTs. Great game to watch regardless of the loss.
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Postby Ram1019 » 1 year ago

Rory the Assistant!
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Postby Captainron@ » 1 year ago

Mike Amman who got 17 against UConn was pretty much a non factor yesterday. Only 4 points.
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Postby adam914 » 1 year ago

There was something strange going on with Aaman yesterday. They were talking about how he forgot his jersey (or the equipement manager did) and was wearing a different number and then he didn't start like he normally does and sat for a long time before coming in. The announcer was speculating that there must have been something else going on there. Hope he's alright.
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Postby rodfromcranston » 1 year ago

Maybe too many concussions, already taking a toll.
Hope not.
He was in and out of the game several times,
and did not have a good game.
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Postby Paleoguy » 1 year ago

Lamar is in rehab. Dr. Travis Stork of "The Doctors" interviewed him just before he entered. The full interview will be shown after Lamar finishes rehab:

http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/tv/2 ... /95515872/
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Postby reef » 1 year ago

Hopefully rehab works for Lamar he needs it
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Postby Captainron@ » 1 year ago

reef wrote:Hopefully rehab works for Lamar he needs it

What he needs is to get away from those crazy Kardashians... They are not good for anyone's sanity.
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Postby Paleoguy » 1 year ago

Captainron@ wrote:
reef wrote:Hopefully rehab works for Lamar he needs it

What he needs is to get away from those crazy Kardashians... They are not good for anyone's sanity.


The divorce was finalized on 12/9, and Odom will be starring in his own reality TV show, centered around the subject of recovery.

http://www.parlemag.com/2016/12/lamar-o ... lity-show/
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Postby rodfromcranston » 1 year ago

I guess if E can have a show about the human doorstop,
Rob Kartrashian, they can have one about Lamar's
endless rehabbing.
This is what TV has come to.
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Postby ATPTourFan » 1 year ago

Just... don't... watch.
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I don't. Can't speak for those who do.
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Postby MTK4L » 11 months ago

Sounds like Xavier Munford has signed a deal and is headed overseas to Barcelona.
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Postby ramster » 11 months ago

MTK4L wrote:Sounds like Xavier Munford has signed a deal and is headed overseas to Barcelona.


Yes, good news for X
Munford goes to FC Barcelona Lassa. They are in 3rd place in the 17 team league with a 13-4 record to date.
PG Tyrese Rice from Boston College and Justin Doellman from Xavier are in the starting line up for Barcelona

Good opportunity for Munford

Billy Baron plays in the same league for UCAM Murcia
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Postby Rhody15 » 11 months ago

Xavier proved last year he deserves a spot in the NBA.

Hope he gets another shot.
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Postby eli#10 » 11 months ago

Barcelona is a great city. Good luck to X!
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