Police confirm body found is Lorenzen Wright (former NBA player)

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 8 years ago '07        #81
Deniro732 10 heat pts10
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 MARTIAN MAR said:
first off.....you don't flash 50 gs around ANYBODY

second off.......the f**k was this n*gga doin in the hood.......death gonna come because of jealousy
real s**t..wtf was dude doing flashing 50 g's? LET ALONE IN A f**kING BARBER SHOP..still r.i.p though
 8 years ago '09        #82
That Guy Fly 21 heat pts21
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 J.R. Hyphy said:
oh so the k!ller was a black man? I didn't know boxden knew SO much.
I thought you knew they did. lol
 07-28-2010, 05:15 PM         #83
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Lorenzen Wright has been found dead, the Memphis Commercial Appeal reports. Wright, a former NBA lottery pick who played in the league for more than a decade, vanished on July 19.

A source tells MyEyeWitnessNews.com that the body may have suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound. WREG previously reported that Wright had experienced financial troubles and that his home had been foreclosed in May.

According to the Commercial Appeal, "police sources confirmed earlier that they are investigating a 911 hangup call from Wright's cellphone made July 19."

While authorities did not suspect foul play in Wright's disappearance, his family did. Wright had six children.

Developing...
 8 years ago '09        #84
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 Liquid-Science said:
when you have money, don't be anywhere around n*ggas

don't let them in your house, don't let them in your car, don't go anywhere they are
 8 years ago '07        #85
Deniro732 10 heat pts10
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 Jeet Kune Do said:
He prolly got robbed by a pack of ******s
suck a d!ck and die you f**got.. u going to come in here and say some hateful and stupid s**t like that? comon now and that don't let n*ggas anywhere around you comment is ignorant as f**k...you can have money and still kick it w/your people and old neighborhood you came from..you just have to be more cautious and alert to those around you, you can't really trust and what not


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 8 years ago '06        #86
iCON-8 1 heat pts
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Rip big fella

was a good player
 8 years ago '05        #87
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 8 years ago '08        #88
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its a sad day in memphis. RIP LORENZEN WRIGHT

true memphis hoops star
 8 years ago '08        #89
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 MistaFlowaz said:
n*ggaz in the hood saying that's him
brian, n*gga get off boxden
 8 years ago '06        #90
Bama Boy 100 heat pts100
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r.i.p. to dude
 8 years ago '05        #91
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RIP but if he was really flashing money around like that in a barber shop then what did he think was gonna happen
 8 years ago '07        #92
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 Deniro732 said:
suck a d!ck and die you f**got.. u going to come in here and say some hateful and stupid s**t like that? comon now and that don't let n*ggas anywhere around you comment is ignorant as f**k...you can have money and still kick it w/your people and old neighborhood you came from..you just have to be more cautious and alert to those around you, you can't really trust and what not
joke flew way over your head....

lol @ you catching feelings. I was referencing Mel Gibson....and I wasnt serious

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Quddus 12 heat pts12
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 J.R. Hyphy said:
all I see in this thread is " don't go around n*ggas"

"n*ggas hate on everything"

"our race is filled with hating a.ss n*ggas"

"you cant flash money around n*ggas"



HOW ABOUT DON'T GO TO IMPOVERISHED AREAS FLASHING MONEY. IT HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH BEING BLACK. IT'S ABOUT THE HAVES AND THE HAVE NOTS. SELF-HATING MUTHAf**kAS.
How you gone defend n*ggaz?? Everybody know you cannot trust n*ggaz. You can't have nothing around n*ggaz. Don't let n*ggaz know you have anything. You must be one of these jealous hating n*ggaz out here that be hatin on people who trying to come up.

RIP.............
 8 years ago '09        #94
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damn rip
 8 years ago '05        #95
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 Quddus said:
How you gone defend n*ggaz?? Everybody know you cannot trust n*ggaz. You can't have nothing around n*ggaz. Don't let n*ggaz know you have anything. You must be one of these jealous hating n*ggaz out here that be hatin on people who trying to come up.

RIP.............
This s**t could happen in deprived communities of any background, that's what the brother's saying.
 8 years ago '04        #96
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 8 years ago '04        #97
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Damn man..…rip
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Updated: Wednesday, 28 Jul 2010, 6:37 PM CDT
Published : Wednesday, 28 Jul 2010, 4:24 PM CDT

MYFOXMEMPHIS

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Police have found the body of missing NBA player and former Memphis Tiger Lorenzen Wright in southeast Memphis. MPD has confirmed homicide investigators are on the case and he was shot multiple times, atleast 12 times.

Wright's body was found in a wooded area off of Hacks Cross and Winchester. The body was located behind the Fieldstone Apartments in Southwind. Family members and former players such as Elliot Perry and Penny Hardaway were also at the scene.

A police report filed in Collierville said his ex-wife Sherra Wright stated that she was concerned and that he probably had a large amount of cash on him. Sherra told FOX13 a week made her worry. She said his going a couple of days without talking to their children has happened before but never a whole week.

Police are looking into a 911 call from Wright's cell phone the day he went missing. The call was a hang-up.

Wright's former a.ssistant said police need to investigate Wright's wife and her friends. He and Sherra divorced in February of this year.

Monday marked more than a week since he was last seen by family at his ex-wife's house. Wright visited his mother in Collierville Saturday the 17th then his ex-wife and 6 kids, who also live in Collierville, on Sunday. There was a report he got his haircut in Memphis the next day but nothing more.

Debora Marion, his mother, had not heard from her son since Sunday of last week.
"That's not like him. He doesn't just disappear. No one hear from him. If I don't hear from him his daughter Laura hears from him. All the time," said Marion in an interview with FOX 13.

"How could he just disappear? Even with the barbershop with Tavio. The person that he was with, I know they are from Memphis and somebody has seen the news. Somebody would call somebody and she would say Lorenzen your family is looking for you. You need to call somebody," pleaded Marion while looking for her son.

"She said she had laid down and woke up and he was gone in her van. Then she went back and laid down again. When she woke up again her van was back but he was gone," said Marion while talking about the last time his ex-wife had seen him.



Wright played 13 years in the NBA with five different teams: the Los Angeles Clippers, Atlanta Hawks, Memphis Grizzlies, Sacramento Kings and most recently the Cleveland Cavaliers with 17 games in the 2008-09 season. Wright left the University of Memphis early for the NBA, and the Clippers made him a lottery pick with the No. 7 selection overall.



He averaged 8 points and 6.4 rebounds per game in 778 career games.

"RIP Memphis Tiger alum Lorenzen Wright," Chris Douglas-Roberts of the Milwaukee Bucks posted on his Twitter account. Douglas-Roberts said he didn't know what had happened to Wright or want to know.
 07-28-2010, 05:57 PM         #99
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one of the GOAT draft classes
 8 years ago '07        #100
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wow incredibly f**ked up story but he should have known better than to flash that much cash in the hood.
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