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New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony is in Puerto Rico to unveil remodeled basketball courts at a public housing complex and play a bit of softball with celebrity friends. It is the third time Anthony visits the U.S. territory in as many years to rebuild basketball courts through his charitable foundation. “There’s plenty of kids down there who need role models,” he said during a press conference Thursday. “I grew up in a situation like that... It was survival of the fittest.” New York Post

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Mets de Guaynabo made official the signing of former NBA forward Joey Graham. Graham replaces James Maye in the roster of the Puerto Rican team. The forward has played 377 games in the NBA averaging 5.9ppg and 2.8rpg and in 2010 -11 for 39 games he wore the jersey of the Cavaliers (5.2ppg and 2.2rpg). Graham has played 12 games with the Erie BayHawks in the current year scoring 19.3ppg and adding 6.5rpg. Sportando

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After failing a third drug test in 1989, he was banned from the NBA. He had played 72 games over two seasons for the Warriors and Atlanta Hawks, averaging 3.1 points and 2.4 rebounds. Washburn would play for a few years in the Continental Basketball Association and the U.S. Basketball League. He also played overseas in Argentina, Puerto Rico, Greece, Spain, Switzerland and Colombia. “The drugs were really good in Colombia,” he says. Charlotte Observer

April 22, 2012 Updates

The Los Angeles Lakers are getting ready for another postseason run and will likely face the Dallas Mavericks in the first round of the NBA playoffs in the Western Conference. Derrick Caracter, on the other hand, is bound for Puerto Rico. It's not a vacation destination for the former Laker, but a stepping stone chance to get back in the NBA where he's spent the last two seasons. On Saturday, Mets de Guaynabo in Puerto Rico's BSN -- or National Superior Basketball League as its officially known -- signed Caracter for the remainder of the season. Ridiculous Upside

April 21, 2012 Updates

Puerto Rican team Mets de Guaynabo signed for the season Derrick Caracter. The player has started the season in NBA with the Lakers but was assigned to Los Angeles D-Fenders (4 games at 15.5ppg and 7.5rpg). Caracter has also played with Rio Grande Valley Vipers (11.2ppg and 5.4rpg in 5 games) and Idaho Stampede (10ppg and 6.8rpg in 4 games). Sportando

April 8, 2012 Updates

Shavlik Randolph is heading to Puerto Rico. The American big man is expected on Monday in Puerto Rico where he will join Piratas de Quebradillas. Randolph tried to sign a contract in the NBA after his stint in China and had some workouts with the Heat and the Kings. Randolph has played in Puerto Rico last season too and was also named MVP of the league. Sportando

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Emiliano Carchia: Former NBA forward Josh Powell will continue his career in Puerto Rico. He agreed with Brujos de Guayama Twitter

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After less than one day and four minutes on the court, Rashad McCants was released by Puerto Rican team Piratas de Quebradillas. McCants was waived yesterday by Caciques de Humacao and signed a one-week contract with Piratas de Quebradillas. Sportando

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