Webber Announces Retirement -- Sports...

Webber Announces Retirement -- Sports, National Basketball Asso...

There are 2 comments on the South Florida Sun-Sentinel story from Mar 26, 2008, titled Webber Announces Retirement -- Sports, National Basketball Asso.... In it, South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports that:

Chris Webber announced his retirement from the NBA on Wednesday, bowing to a knee injury that cut short his comeback attempt with the Golden State Warriors .

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#1 Mar 26, 2008
Halfway thru the press conference he asked for a time-out.

Tallahassee, FL

#2 Mar 26, 2008
I saw Webber play for the Michigan AAU team in a tournament in Tallahassee in 1991. Other members of that AAU team included Dwight Howard and Jalen Rose.

Webber was a spectacular player coming out of high school and was named MVP of the AAU tournament.

I've followed his career at Michigan and the NBA. I know he had the reputation of being injury-prone and having a big ego. He was still one hell of a basketball player.

Chris, we all get old. Good call on the last timeout!

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