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Old 02-06-2012, 11:20 PM   #1
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Default Chauncey Billups likely has torn achilles, may retire.

It's being reported that Billups likely has a torn achilles. Rumors of retirement if true due to time it takes to recover and rehab. Very sad news. Gallinari also got a serious injury tonight from what I heard. So the 2nd and 3rd seed in west lost key guys.

Clippers gotta figure it out because Billups wasn't an ideal SG anyways. Now they should really pursue a SG.

Update: Yeah, it's torn, and his season is over. Read http://www.insidehoops.com/blog/?p=9222

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Old 02-06-2012, 11:21 PM   #2
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JR Smith to the Clippers, minus C. Billups to keep him in check. That could be entertaining.
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Old 02-06-2012, 11:22 PM   #3
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Old 02-06-2012, 11:22 PM   #4
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Default Re: Chauncey Billups likely has torn achilles, may retire.

Would be hard for him if true, he still had alot to offer
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Old 02-06-2012, 11:23 PM   #5
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Damn injuries are piling up left and right for teams...
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Old 02-06-2012, 11:23 PM   #6
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Wow. That BLOWS.
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Old 02-06-2012, 11:24 PM   #7
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Didnt see it.
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Old 02-06-2012, 11:24 PM   #8
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Karma for flopping against the Nuggets
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Default Re: Chauncey Billups likely has torn achilles, may retire.

JR is still not gonna go to the Clips. I might sound like a homer, its just pretty obvious from the shit he's been tweeting that he's got "other" teams in mind.
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Default Re: Chauncey Billups likely has torn achilles, may retire.

Always sucks to lose 11.4 FGA at 36% (Billups) when his backup shoots 50% on 11.4 FGA (Williams).
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Default Re: Chauncey Billups likely has torn achilles, may retire.

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It's being reported that Billups likely has a torn achilles. Rumors of retirement if true due to time it takes to recover and rehab. Very sad news. Gallinari also got a serious injury tonight from what I heard. So the 2nd and 3rd seed in west lost key guys.

Clippers gotta figure it out because Billups wasn't an ideal SG anyways. Now they should really pursue a SG.
Retirement? Dam, it just happened like a hour ago. Already rumors of retirement?
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Old 02-06-2012, 11:26 PM   #12
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Default Re: Chauncey Billups likely has torn achilles, may retire.

Got damn this sucks for him. Lol

Just when things were looking good for the clips,
Same ending, different story.
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Old 02-06-2012, 11:26 PM   #13
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Always sucks to lose 11.4 FGA at 36% (Billups) when his backup shoots 50% on 11.4 FGA (Williams).

Replacing his leadership is the problem.
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Default Re: Chauncey Billups likely has torn achilles, may retire.

That's terrible. I feel bad for Billups.
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Old 02-06-2012, 11:26 PM   #15
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Default Re: Chauncey Billups likely has torn achilles, may retire.

I'm tempted to create another thread: "Billups Chauncey has possibly torn achilles, retirement looks near" since it would be fun seeing the top 3 threads being the same, only with different titles.
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