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  1. Kirilenko elected head of Russian basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Erie Times News

    This Feb. 27, 2014, file photo shows Brooklyn Nets forward Andrei Kirilenko during an NBA game against the Denver Nuggets, in Denver. Former NBA player Andrei Kirilenko has been elected president of the troubled Russian Basketball Federation.

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  2. The Downbeat #1710: The "Is That Really U Rudy?" EditionRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | SLC Dunk

    ... should start and Burke should come off the bench, if everything remains the same in our point guard spot. Andrei Kirilenko received a fine model of AK-47 as a gift from head of Udmurtia, visiting Izhevsk where he was born. pic.twitter.com/vSFLoEc7Ak

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  3. Deadlines and Commitments No. 66Read the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | Nets Daily

    ... -- Two trade exceptions, including the Nets biggest one expire. They are the $3,326,235 TE acquired in the Andrei Kirilenko trade and the $816,482 TE acquired in the Jorge Gutierrez trade. For trade purposes, another $100,000 can be added to any ...

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  4. Relief for Russia as FIBA allows team to competeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | ABS-CBN News

    ... urt told the federation to hold new elections. These are due to take place on Aug. 25 and former NBA player Andrei Kirilenko is set to stand as a candidate.

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  5. Russia handed FIBA ban, Olympic qualification in doubtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    ... told the federation to hold new elections. These are due to take place on Aug. 25 and former NBA player Andrei Kirilenko is set to stand as a candidate. That claim was contested by Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko, who said they would be ...

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  6. Olympic Dreams for Russian Basketball in Jeopardy After Federation's SuspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | The St. Petersburg Times

    ... told the federation to hold new elections. These are due to take place on Aug. 25 and former NBA player Andrei Kirilenko is set to stand as a candidate. FIBA said in their letter that interference in the running of the federation was behind their ...

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  7. FIBA suspends Russian basketball teams due to management issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... and a court told the federation to hold new elections, which are set for August 25. Former NBA player Andrei Kirilenko is set to stand as a candidate. The letter, signed by FIBA officials, insisted that Russia can attempt to have it s ban lifted at ...

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  8. Russia handed FIBA ban, Olympic qualification in doubtRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | Reuters

    ... told the federation to hold new elections. These are due to take place on Aug. 25 and former NBA player Andrei Kirilenko is set to stand as a candidate. That claim was contested by Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko, who said they would be ...

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  9. Brad Rock: Andrei Kirilenko was a do-all trend-setterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Deseret News

    Long before stats became an obsession for hardcore basketball fans, Andrei Kirilenko was already on the Mount Rushmore of sports analytics. Rudimentary numbers showed him to be a middlin' NBA player: a low double-figure scorer who also contributed a handful of rebounds a game.

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  10. It's official: Andrei Kirilenko retires from basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | KSL-TV

    Andrei Kirilenko spent 10 of his 13 seasons in the NBA with the Utah Jazz, and his legacy as a basketball player will forever be tied to this market. Even if it didn't come as much of a surprise, the 34-year-old Russian wing made it official Tuesday when he announced his retirement from basketball after finishing his third stint with CSKA Moscow in his native land.

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  11. Report: Sixers Being Investigated By NBPA For Possible CBA ViolationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... involved in, which could be suspected as potential violations. One possibility is when the Sixers acquired Andrei Kirilenko last December, in order to save money. The Sixers were reportedly expected to waive the 13-year-veteran, but that did not ...

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  12. Former All-Star Kirilenko retires from basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | CBS Sports

    Andrei Kirilenko is officially retiring. He told Sport Express that it's time to have a different role in basketball, though it's worth noting he gave himself some wiggle room by saying he can't say it's his final decision.

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  13. How the 76ers Spent $12.3 Million Below the Salary Cap Floor in 2014-2015Read the original story

    Jun 22, 2015 | Liberty Ballers

    ... the acquisition of Javale McGee. * One extra assumption needed in the calculation was the handling of the Andrei Kirilenko situation. Since he was suspended then waived, the calculation assumes the 76ers only paid his salary from acquisition until ...

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  14. Latvian 7-foot prospect Kristaps Porzingis will tempt the Magic in the NBA DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Kristaps Porzingis might not have realized it at the time, but his dream of traveling to the United States and playing in the NBA started during his early childhood in Latvia. He spent hours in front of his family's TV watching movies and cartoons in English, and he absorbed the language.

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  15. 2015 NBA Draft: Nets Will Miss Out On PorzingisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | From Russia With Dunk

    May 1, 2015; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Brooklyn Nets point guard Jarrett Jack and Brooklyn Nets shooting guard Bojan Bogdanovic and Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez and Brooklyn Nets small forward Joe Johnson during a time out against the Atlanta Hawks during the second quarter of game six of the first round of the NBA Playoffs at Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports Unlike Kanye West leaving Nike for adidas, not much of a shock there.

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  16. Sergey Karasev out of FIBA Europe ... and Andrei Kirilenko retiring?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Nets Daily

    When Russian basketball issued its preliminary roster for the FIBA European championships a few days ago, two prominent names were missing, and both had a Nets connection. Sergey Karasev , who had knee surgery in March, and Andrei Kirilenko , who the Nets traded to Philly last December, were not on the list.

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  17. Utah Jazz: Former star Andrei Kirilenko wins game MVP award for old Russian clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Nyet anymore, comrades. Because after a failed stint with the Brooklyn Nets , AK-47 is back at home in Russia, playing at his beloved CSKA Moscow club where he began his storied basketball career.

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  18. NBA Mock Draft 2015: Projections for Top International ProspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... of any player projected for the lottery. I don't have a strong player comparison for him, as there are some Andrei Kirilenko-like characteristics as well as some similarities to former Chicago Bulls and Minnesota Timberwolves big man Brad Sellers.

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  19. Philadelphia Daily News Marcus Hayes columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... coach, general manager Sam Hinkie gave him an unstable roster of various players, which included one guy (Andrei Kirilenko) who refused to show up, and seldom included more than one or two viable NBA starters. "I hope that if we can have something ...

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  20. Brett Brown hints at growing impatience with Sixers' rebuildRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... coach, general manager Sam Hinkie gave him an unstable roster of various players, which included one guy (Andrei Kirilenko) who refused to show up, and seldom included more than one or two viable NBA starters. "I hope that if we can have something ...

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