HoopsHype Tracy Murray rumors

June 26, 2012 Updates

Wells, like the many former NBA players over the years who have flown to the Middle Kingdom in the summer to get paid to play in exhibition games against different combinations of Chinese Basketball Association squads in random second and third-tier cities, is currently touring with some American All-Star team that among others also features Tracy Murray. NiuBBall.com

July 25, 2011 Updates

Former NBA player Tracy Murray is joining the coaching staff of the WNBA's Tulsa Shock for the rest of the season. The team said Monday that Murray will be an assistant under interim head coach Teresa Edwards. Murray played for UCLA in college before a 12-year NBA career, spent with six teams. He retired from the NBA in 2004 and has been a radio broadcaster for UCLA men's games. The Republic

January 6, 2011 Updates

According to Dr. Phillip’s website, Tracy (Murray) has ballooned up to 270 lbs., significantly more than his playing weight of 225 lbs. He says he’s doing the “17-Day Diet Club” because he “Promised his dad he would lose weight so he doesn’t worry about his health.” A promise is a promise and that’s as good of a reason as any to lose weight with the assistance of a team full of medical professionals who host TV shows. He’ll be competing on the show against a wide variety of characters, including a former college football player, a stand-up comedian and a 39-year-old lady who “used to be an in-store Barbie model,” whatever that is. Maybe I’m biased, but I’m betting everything I own that the competitive nature of a former NBAer will win this competition. Literally, I have bet everything I own on this, so he better win. The Score

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