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  1. Louisville Basketball Self-Imposes Postseason Ban, Following Syracuse's Lead From Last YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

    On February 4, 2015, the Syracuse Orange basketball program self-imposed a postseason ban as the NCAA came breathing down their necks. SU was in the midst of a difficult season to begin with, but the ban was seen by some as a cowardly move and a disservice to the players -- especially seniors like Rakeem Christmas.

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  2. Louisville basketball will announce self-imposed postseason banRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Post-Standard

    ... conference. Last season, Syracuse fans were irate that the university's self-imposed postseason ban cost Rakeem Christmas a chance to end his career in the postseason. The Louisville decision places Damion Lee and Trey Lewis in the same position. ...

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  3. Syracuse basketball vs. Virginia Tech: 5 things to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Post-Standard

    ... points, including a short shot in the lane with 1 second left for the win. Gbinije finished with 18 points. Rakeem Christmas registered a double-double with 15 points and 12 rebounds.

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  4. Rakeem Christmas named a D-League All-Star in his first professional seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Post-Standard

    Former Syracuse star Rakeem Christmas was named a D-League All-Star on Friday afternoon, kicking off what could be a milestone weekend for him. Christmas was also, as expected, recalled to the NBA by the Indiana Pacers on Friday.

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  5. Syracuse basketball vs. Georgia Tech: 5 things to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Post-Standard

    ... find when Syracuse visited Georgia Tech's McCamish Pavilion for the first time ever on Jan. 7 last season. Rakeem Christmas made two free throws with 12 seconds left to give Syracuse a 46-45 victory over the Yellow Jackets. Syracuse still had to ...

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  6. Syracuse basketball vs. Notre Dame: 5 things to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Post-Standard

    ... got a career-high 19 points from sophomore B.J. Johnson plus 14 points and 12 rebounds from senior center Rakeem Christmas in a 65-60 win that stunned the capacity crowd at the Joyce Center. Syracuse had to survive the final five minutes with ...

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  7. Developing talent, not wins, is goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Journal Gazette

    The Journal Gazette Forward Rakeem Christmas, a rookie out of Syracuse, has team-best averages of 15.4 points and 7.6 rebounds per game.

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  8. Syracuse basketball vs. Virginia: 5 things to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | The Post-Standard

    ... or more points. Brogdon is averaging 18 points per game in ACC play. Virginia ruined the last home game in Rakeem Christmas' Syracuse career with a 59-47 win over the Orange at the Carrier Dome on March 2, 2015. Christmas was held to just 10 points. ...

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  9. Syracuse Basketball: Why Have the Orange Struggled vs. Virginia?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

    ... talent on the roster that could put the ball in the basket. But in the Orange's two losses, those players ( Rakeem Christmas in 2015, Tyler Ennis or CJ Fair in 2014) were largely shut down. Despite Christmas's fantastic senior season last year, the ...

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  10. Previewing Syracuse vs. Virginia Basketball: TNIAAM RoundtableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

    ... He played pretty well down the stretch last year, but I figured that was largely due to playing alongside Rakeem Christmas , who attracted a lot of attention. What Roberson is doing now is really impressing me. Franklin Howard has seemed to overtake ...

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  11. High school girls basketball: Special night for Massenaa s Stephanie McKeelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... standouts Carmelo Anthony, now of the New York Knicks, C.J. Fair, James Southerland, Tyler Ennis, Matt Roe, Rakeem Christmas and Brandon Triche. Also checking in via video were Connecticut hoop star Brianna Stewart, CBS Sports basketball commentator ...

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  12. Support for McKeel reaches beyond MassenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... SU standouts Carmelo Anthony, now of the NY Knicks, C.J. Fair, James Southerland, Tyler Ennis, Matt Roe, Rakeem Christmas and Brandon Triche. Also checking in via video were Connecticut hoop star Brianna Stewart, CBS Sports basketball commentator ...

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  13. 'Amazing' ending once again in Duke-Syracuse rivalryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | The Chronicle

    ... its first loss of the season, but Rodney Hood's dunk attempt at the end of overtime was turned away by Rakeem Christmas, with the Internet left to decide whether contact was made to Hood's arm. Just a few weeks later, head coach Jim Boeheim stormed ...

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  14. Carmelo Anthony answers Charles Barkley's criticism with 37 pointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | The Post-Standard

    ... season as he continues to recover from the ACL tear that ended his lone season at Syracuse prematurely. Rakeem Christmas, Fort Wayne Mad Ants: Last year's Syracuse star has played well enough that Indiana Pacers beat writers have begun asking ...

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  15. Former Syracuse star Rakeem Christmas called up to NBA by Indiana PacersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | The Post-Standard

    Former Syracuse star Rakeem Christmas was called up by the Indiana Pacers before their New Year's Eve game against the Milwaukee Bucks. The Indiana Pacers called up Christmas and Shane Whittington on Thursday afternoon to help the team cope with injuries to big men Jordan Hill and Ian Mahinmi.

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  16. Rakeem Christmas, Carmelo Anthony, Jerami Grant all dealing with injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | The Post-Standard

    As the professional basketball season crosses the midway point, a number of former Syracuse players are dealing with nagging injuries in the pros. New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony missed the team's previous two games with a sprained ankle sustained stepping on an official, Jerami Grant missed two games while dealing with a strained left calf and Rakeem Christmas is currently playing with a mask due to a broken nose.

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  17. Dajuan Coleman is Syracuse's best free-throw shooter: How did that happen?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    ... at the line. The Orange center is currently defying typical big man performances at the free-throw line. Rakeem Christmas, at 71.2 percent last year, was by historical comparison pretty good at the line. The Syracuse record over recent years is ...

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  18. Syracuse basketball vs. Wake Forest: 5 Things to WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | The Post-Standard

    ... out-lasted Wake Forest for an 86-83 overtime win at the Carrier Dome on Jan. 13, 2015. Syracuse center Rakeem Christmas scored 35 points to lead the Orange. Wake Forest freshman Konstantinos Mitoglou came off the bench to score 26 points for the ...

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  19. Know Your Opponent: SyracuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | University of North Carolina

    ... that in a big way. So what's the problem? Start inside, where Syracuse is without departed senior star Rakeem Christmas as well as 6-10 Chris McCullough, who opted to go pro after an injury-shortened freshman season in 2015. Junior Tyler Roberson is ...

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  20. Syracuse basketball vs. North Carolina: 5 things to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | The Post-Standard

    ... Tar Heels came away with a 66-62 win in Chapel Hill. Syracuse guard Trevor Cooney scored 28 points, while Rakeem Christmas had 22 points and 12 rebounds. But UNC's offense was too efficient. The Tar Heels made 55 percent of their field goal ...

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