HoopsHype Jermaine O'Neal rumors

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Jermaine O'Neal: As a leader, businessman, and father, I pride myself off being responsible, professional, and prompt! I did not leave or lose my passport!!! ... And believe me when I tell you that there isn't a person in the country more upset than me about not being able to be with my team tonight ... To help them battle for a win during a very important part of our season! Words just can not explain how I feel right now ... But I will be ready to help my team try and get a tuff win against one of the leagues best on Tuesday! (Bottle the anger and release it tue! Twitter

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O'Neal, 35, said he is taking it week by week and doesn't really have a timetable, but he's working as hard as he can to get back as soon as possible. "It could be a week, two weeks, three weeks ... as soon as I feel strong enough," he said. "They gauge my strength every week, and it's improved every week, so it could be next week, I don't know. It won't be as long as people thought it was, for sure. Hopefully, it does fall into the time frame that Bob said." Contra Costa Times

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Backup center Jermaine O'Neal, who was back with the Warriors for the first time since Dec. 13 surgery to repair ligaments in his right wrist, said he'll have a cast that stretches from his wrist to his elbow and includes steel rods removed Thursday. Though he said the damage was worse than doctors expected, O'Neal promised to be back on the court before the season's end. He said he'll be "aggressive" in his rehabilitation and will stay in Oakland to start therapy during the team's upcoming seven-game road trip. San Francisco Chronicle

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There is no question that Inside the NBA has struck a chord with fans, thanks to its blending of unscripted dialogue, sharp analysis, and a panel that has no qualms with stirring the pot. “The good thing about the leadership at TNT is that they don’t micromanage,” says O’Neal. “They encourage us to be ourselves.” For The Win

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Marcus Thompson: Officially, timetable for his return will be determined post-procedure. But likelihood is surgery would end his season, possibly his career Twitter @ThompsonScribe

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