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Renaldo Balkman Chokes teammate in the Philippines
« on: March 08, 2013, 02:36:05 PM »

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This dude has gone insane.

Re: Renaldo Balkman Chokes teammate in the Philippines
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Every time I see this guy I'm reminded that the Knicks picked him 20th, just before Rondo. Knick fans were booing the selection on draft night.  What a poor decision by the Knicks at a time when they were in desperate need of a point guard. Oh well. ;D
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Every time I see this guy I'm reminded that the Knicks picked him 20th, just before Rondo. Knick fans were booing the selection on draft night.  What a poor decision by the Knicks at a time when they were in desperate need of a point guard. Oh well. ;D


****, me too.

Re: Renaldo Balkman Chokes teammate in the Philippines
« Reply #3 on: March 08, 2013, 03:18:11 PM »

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Every time I see this guy I'm reminded that the Knicks picked him 20th, just before Rondo. Knick fans were booing the selection on draft night.  What a poor decision by the Knicks at a time when they were in desperate need of a point guard. Oh well. ;D

In an alternate universe, absolutely no one is arguing over whether the Celtics are better without Balkman.

That video is pretty crazy though; seems like a guy who's got a lot of frustrations with how his life's turned out.

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« Reply #4 on: March 08, 2013, 03:22:38 PM »

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Every time I see this guy I'm reminded that the Knicks picked him 20th, just before Rondo. Knick fans were booing the selection on draft night.  What a poor decision by the Knicks at a time when they were in desperate need of a point guard. Oh well. ;D

In an alternate universe, absolutely no one is arguing over whether the Celtics are better without Balkman.

That video is pretty crazy though; seems like a guy who's got a lot of frustrations with how his life's turned out.

Funny thing was they were on a 5 or 6 game winning streak before this happened.

I think its just frustration, he only scored 6 points at that point in the game.

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« Reply #5 on: March 08, 2013, 03:24:59 PM »

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Re: Renaldo Balkman Chokes teammate in the Philippines
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 Dude better be careful over there. He thinks he's tough in that video but those dudes fight dirty. He needs some therapy or something.

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"Petron Blaze import Renaldo Balkman melted down at the end of the Boosters' loss against the Alaska Aces Friday night. The whole bizarre sequence ended with the import grabbing at teammate Arwind Santos' neck."

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Dude better be careful over there. He thinks he's tough in that video but those dudes fight dirty. He needs some therapy or something.

Irrelevant. If someone else fights, doesn't mean you should too.
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« Reply #9 on: March 08, 2013, 03:29:37 PM »

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via the youtube description
"Petron Blaze import Renaldo Balkman melted down at the end of the Boosters' loss against the Alaska Aces Friday night. The whole bizarre sequence ended with the import grabbing at teammate Arwind Santos' neck."

'Import'

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That's actually the official term

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An import is a non-Filipino basketball player playing in the Philippine Basketball Association.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Philippine_Basketball_Association_imports
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Re: Renaldo Balkman Chokes teammate in the Philippines
« Reply #10 on: March 08, 2013, 03:34:47 PM »

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Dude better be careful over there. He thinks he's tough in that video but those dudes fight dirty. He needs some therapy or something.

Irrelevant. If someone else fights, doesn't mean you should too.
what are you talking about. I'm simply saying that before you choke someone in a totally foreign country you should respect the fact that your not in Kansas anymore. He could get killed over there if he's not more careful.

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« Reply #11 on: March 08, 2013, 03:37:13 PM »

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via the youtube description
"Petron Blaze import Renaldo Balkman melted down at the end of the Boosters' loss against the Alaska Aces Friday night. The whole bizarre sequence ended with the import grabbing at teammate Arwind Santos' neck."

'Import'

Taking the 'business of basketball' to a whole new vernacular

That's actually the official term

Quote
An import is a non-Filipino basketball player playing in the Philippine Basketball Association.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Philippine_Basketball_Association_imports

That doesn't change the fact that the the term is a bit brusque..

Re: Renaldo Balkman Chokes teammate in the Philippines
« Reply #12 on: March 08, 2013, 03:39:17 PM »

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They should include psych evals for imports.
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Re: Renaldo Balkman Chokes teammate in the Philippines
« Reply #13 on: March 08, 2013, 03:46:13 PM »

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via the youtube description
"Petron Blaze import Renaldo Balkman melted down at the end of the Boosters' loss against the Alaska Aces Friday night. The whole bizarre sequence ended with the import grabbing at teammate Arwind Santos' neck."

'Import'

Taking the 'business of basketball' to a whole new vernacular

That's actually the official term

Quote
An import is a non-Filipino basketball player playing in the Philippine Basketball Association.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Philippine_Basketball_Association_imports

That doesn't change the fact that the the term is a bit brusque..

It's probably just a improper, indirect translation, with no exact English word for its Filipino equivalent. But whatever, there's a lot of brusque words :)
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Re: Renaldo Balkman Chokes teammate in the Philippines
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Haha wow. Never seen something like that before. What a nut job. Good luck finding an NBA job buddy-guy.
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