HoopsHype Rolando Blackman rumors

March 23, 2013 Updates

A former NFL player and Dallas Cowboy has filed a lawsuit in a Dallas County court against former Dallas Maverick and All-Star Rolando Blackman, who he says convinced the cornerback to invest in a faulty African gold venture. The former NFL player, Nathaniel Jones, met Blackman and fellow defendant David Mureeba, chief executive of a tech company, through “friends and contacts,” according to the lawsuit filed this week. Dallas Morning News

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Host country Turkey has brought in former NBA All-Star Rolando Blackman as an assistant coach. Blackman, a four-time All-Star during his career with the Mavs, played for Turkey head coach Bogdan Tanjevic towards the end of his career, winning an Italian title in 1996. The Mavs' director of basketball development has international coaching experience after serving as an assistant coach for Germany at the 2002 FIBA World Championship. "Rolando has come here to help us for the FIBA World Championship," Tanjevic said on the FIBA World Championship web site. "I've invited him. He was a great player, he has a great personality and will help our players. His ideas in the field, what to do in defense and attack, are very impressive. Blackman can be very important for us." ESPN.com

August 5, 2010 Updates

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