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    Exclusive Myck Kabongo Interview

    As I was choosing out which whiskey to buy (Jim Beam) at the local liquor shop around UTexas campus I spot Myck Kabongo (pronounced Mike, not Mick - I made sure to pronounce it correctly) an aisle across from me near the register.

    "Myck, what's going on?"
    -"Not much," he says.
    "It was a shame at the game tonight."
    -"Yeah, sure was. I thought we had them."
    "I'm excited to see you back on the court though."

    He acknowledges my statement and proceeds to talk to the cashier who seems to apparently be a "homie" since they are talking about plans about each other's night. I haven't checked out yet, but we both are relatively near the exit and before he leaves I ask,

    "Hey Myck, would it be cool if I got a photo with you?"
    "Yeah, for sure."
    "I don't know how often you get this, but I just know you're going to the league," I say.

    He recognizes the kind remark, and humbly just smiles and chuckles. As I go to pull out my cell phone I tell him,

    "Actually I'm a Jazz fan and I think you could really fit there."
    "Yeah, they're doing pretty good."
    "Yeah, they are young and have a lot of talent," I say.

    We take the photo and we say our byes.

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    Myck Kabongo was suspended originally for the season and then it was reduced to 23 games. He is set to miss 7 more games to fulfill his suspension. He is #45 on draftexpress and projected at 27 on draftnet. In the final stretch of the season he could really boost his draft stock, leaving him a viable option as a PG of the future for us.

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    Here is a tidbit from Texassports.com

    Returns for his second season in the backcourt rotation ... one of five players named to the Preseason All-Big 12 Team ... earned a spot on the All-Big 12 Honorable Mention team and the Big 12 All-Rookie Team last year ... ranked fourth in the Big 12 in assists (5.2 apg) as a freshman ... among the Big 12's returning players, he has the third-best assist-to-turnover ratio (1.73) ... added 10 pounds of muscle to his frame in the offseason ... two-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll member.
    houston native jazz fan from a father who grew up in los angeles.

    rep it.

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    Pic or it didn't happen.
    Cy is a Baker, he doesn't work fast food. Don't make that mistake, he doesn't like it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by orangello View Post
    Pic or it didn't happen.
    This.
    Cy is a Baker, he doesn't work fast food. Don't make that mistake, he doesn't like it.

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    Dear mister Favors. Please ignore all these ridiculous rumors of you being traded. They are complete lies made up by bad reporters and bad Internet posting people.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cyrone Torbin View Post
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    Yep.
    Cy is a Baker, he doesn't work fast food. Don't make that mistake, he doesn't like it.

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    Easily.

    Btw, I've never been very high on Kabongo when he was listed absurdly high, but he is currently mocked way too low, imo.
    Fortune and glory, kid. Fortune and glory.

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    Call me a homer 1,000 times...

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    Kabongo!!!
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    I would like kabongo on the jazz just because I like his name

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    Quote Originally Posted by Xthren View Post
    I would like kabongo on the jazz just because I like his name
    And because your not a racist against Canadians. Except Dal of course.
    Cy is a Baker, he doesn't work fast food. Don't make that mistake, he doesn't like it.

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    I'd love Myck Kabongo.
    http://jazzfanz.com/image.php?type=sigpic&userid=1889&dateline=1332058703

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    Myck Kabongo... (awesome name btw.)
    I'm in! Someone put his head over Tinsley's body and lets see how he will look like in a Jazz uniform.

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    Quote Originally Posted by orangello View Post
    And because your not a racist against Canadians. Except Dal of course.
    Didn't know Canadians where a race? But if they are and dal is one then yes, yes I am.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Xthren View Post
    Didn't know Canadians where a race? But if they are and dal is one then yes, yes I am.
    I read in a book that Canadians are people (to my surprise), but they are not very smart (which I suspected).

    Just tryin to help.
    Fortune and glory, kid. Fortune and glory.

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    Quote Originally Posted by PKM View Post
    I read in a book that Canadians are people (to my surprise), but they are not very smart (which I suspected).

    Just tryin to help.
    Q: What is the definition of safe sex down in Kentucky?

    A: Placing signs on the animals that kick.

    Q: Why did O. J. Simpson want to move to Kentucky?

    A: Everyone has the same DNA.

    Q: How many University of Kentucky freshman does it take to change a light bulb?

    A: None, it's a sophomore course.


    Q: What is the definition of a Kentucky virgin?

    A: An ugly twelve year old who can outrun her brothers..

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    Quote Originally Posted by George View Post
    Q: What is the definition of safe sex down in Kentucky?

    A: Placing signs on the animals that kick.

    Q: Why did O. J. Simpson want to move to Kentucky?

    A: Everyone has the same DNA.

    Q: How many University of Kentucky freshman does it take to change a light bulb?

    A: None, it's a sophomore course.


    Q: What is the definition of a Kentucky virgin?

    A: An ugly twelve year old who can outrun her brothers..
    Ahhh... so you ARE Dalamon. What happened to your old account bro?
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