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Dennis Rodman

Enters Rehab for Alcohol

1/19/2014 12:20 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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Dennis Rodman is in rehab to treat his never-ending addiction to booze ... TMZ has learned.

Sources connected to Rodman tell us the 52-year old basketball Hall of Famer checked into a treatment center a few days ago in New Jersey ... on the heels of his disastrous trip to North Korea.

We're told Rodman is "beyond exhausted and overwhelmed" ... and he will be in treatment for 30 days.

The Worm has had multiple stints in rehab. Dennis checked into a Florida treatment facility in 2008 ... and in 2009 he appeared on the third season of "Celebrity Rehab." He relapsed shortly after the show premiered.

Rodman blamed booze for his explosion during a recent CNN interview from N. Korea.

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91.

FlamingoNut    

Gee, aren't we in NJ lucky. He'll probably check himself out just prior to the Superbowl, just in time to hit all the parties.

186 days ago
92.

Poop Sandwich    

Surely they mean cocaine-ahol?

186 days ago
93.

dierdre    

He made a total a s s h o l e out of himself...It's a wonder he need REHAB....If this guy continues to drink, he won't be around much longer.. We will all be reading about his death on this site...SAD....

186 days ago
94.

PureRadiance    

Rodman definitely needs help. But more than rehab for his drug addiction & alcohol abuse. He needs voice lessons as no one can understand him, but the Chinese. He needs a shrink to help him sort through his abnormal brain deterioration. He needs lots of help

186 days ago
95.

Observer    

Rodman.....

Used to dig ya but now....

Go BACK to N. Korea and keep kissing their yellow flat butts cause we do NOT want you here.

Traitor.

186 days ago
96.

baybek8s    

Too bad there is no rehab for ugly and no prison for stink or crazy.

186 days ago
97.

UPYOURS    

And next up he needs a lobotomy for all that stupidity he has been showing so well. Maybe he should go visit that buddy of his in North Korea, on a permanent basis.

186 days ago
98.

Ron Fing Swanson    

This guy has always been a clown ever since his playing days, how the commies in N. Korea even took him serious is beyond me.

186 days ago
99.

justice    

Maybe his friend Kim Jong-Ugly will send him some love letters to console him while he's in rehab.

186 days ago
100.

Pillsbury Pancakes    

He needs to enter rehab for his lips. When he talks it's like he has a mouth of a motorbike

186 days ago
101.

SSinOC    

Not that the guy hasn't had a drinking problem in the past, but it sounds like they told him to take this rehab route or else face consequences. The US Government doesn't want him meddling in foreign affairs with a bogeyman dictator.

186 days ago
102.

Rollsroyceaz    

That dumb nigwhop got paid a lot of money with every other ball player to go there either by North Korea or China... This guy is full of **** like all the other people lying. Heck he was talking **** on Asians the whole trip just not to their faces.... Some blacks are just big time racists towards Asians heck Asians are racist to their own kind as we'll just like any other race. Michael Jordan helped his party guy friend out again get some more fame or something Jordan and magic are like the 2 richest bball players out there making a **** more after ball then while playing the other chips a hoy so called athletes are hella jealous anyways just how it's set up right now

186 days ago
103.

RaineeDrops    

Take Charlie Sheen, Alec Baldwin, Justin Bieber, Chris Brown to rehab with you.

186 days ago
104.

bart    

The man has a mental disease too. Rehab will do nothing just like every other time. He needs serious mental help. I think the North Korea thing was a bit over the top.

186 days ago
105.

NOT ELMO    

HE LOVES DOGGY STYLE....

186 days ago
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