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Andrew Bynum

Andrew Bynum (born October 27, 1987) is an American professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Philadelphia 76ers. The center was named an All-Star and an All-NBA selection for the first time in 2012. Bynum was an All-American player in high school before he decided to forgo college and enter the 2005 NBA Draft. He was selected with the 10th overall pick by the Los Angeles Lakers, and he became the youngest player ever to play an NBA game. Bynum missed significant time due to injuries, but he played hurt in the playoffs as the Lakers won two NBA championships in 2009 and 2010. He was traded after the 2011–12 season from the Lakers to the 76ers as part of a four-team deal that also sent All-Star center Dwight Howard to Los Angeles. Bynum was born in Plainsboro, New Jersey. His parents, Ernest Bynum and Janet McCoy, divorced when he was one year old. He spent summers visiting his father in North Carolina. Bynum has one older brother, Corey. Bynum attended St. Joseph High School, in Metuchen, New Jersey during his junior and senior year. For most of his freshman year, he attended West Windsor Plainsboro High School North located in Plainsboro,

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Andrew Bynum -- Blondes Have More Fun

Andrew Bynum
Blondes Have More Fun

Outta the way Madonna, Eminem, Marilyn Monroe and Sisqo ... a new HUGE man has joined the ranks of the blond ... former Laker star Andrew Bynum who's bleached his dome to Nordic levels. Bynum… READ MORE >

NBA's Andrew Bynum -- Possible Comeback? ... 'Anything Is Possible' (VIDEO)

NBA's Andrew Bynum
Possible Comeback? 'Anything Is Possible'

He's been out of the league for 2 years, but don't close the book on Andrew Bynum's career -- because the 28-year-old says an NBA comeback could still be in the cards.  Bynum was leaving… READ MORE >

- 176 days ago
Andrew Bynum -- I Want to Play for the L.A. ... Lakers?

Andrew Bynum
I Want to Play for the L.A. ... Lakers?

Don't let the success of the Clippers fool you ... Andrew Bynum knows Los Angeles is still a Lakers town ... that's why he wants to play for them next season.Bynum -- who is currently a free agent… READ MORE >

- 813 days ago
Ex-NBA Stud Austin Croshere -- Pumped for Bynum ... Pacers Head Coach Will Save His Career

Ex-NBA Stud Austin Croshere
Pumped for Bynum Pacers Head Coach Will Save His Career

Ex-Pacers stud Austin Croshere just pledged his support for Andew Bynum ... telling TMZ Sports, Indiana's head coach Frank Vogel will REVIVE the fallen superstar's career.The former 1st round pick… READ MORE >

- 933 days ago
James Worthy -- Andrew Bynum Could Be a Laker Again ... If He Grows Up

James Worthy
Bynum Could Be a Laker Again ... If He Grows Up

NBA legend James Worthy says if Andrew Bynum ever wants to don the purple and gold again (or any team's colors for that matter) ... he's gonna have to stop acting like a 7 ft. tall baby. Big Game… READ MORE >

- 957 days ago
76ers Player Evan Turner -- Andrew Bynum's Getting a Bad Rap ... He Works His Ass Off

76ers Star Evan Turner
Andrew Bynum's Getting a Bad Rap ... He Works His Ass Off

Andrew Bynum is NOT the lazy slacker he's being portrayed as in the media ... he's actually a hardworking CHAMPION ... so says one of Bynum's former teammates. Philadelphia 76ers star Evan Turner… READ MORE >

- 970 days ago
Jason Williams -- Andrew Bynum Doesn't Like Basketball ... At Least It Seems that Way

Jason Williams
Andrew Bynum Doesn't Like Basketball ... At Least It Seems That Way

Andrew Bynum's NBA troubles might stem from the fact that he simply DOESN'T LIKE BASKETBALL ... and is only playing because it's an easy career for a 7-footer ... so says ex-NBA star Jason… READ MORE >

- 971 days ago
Andrew Bynum at WAR with Neighbors -- Allegations of Guns, Drugs, Racism

Andrew Bynum
WAR WITH NEIGHBORS Allegations of Guns, Drugs, Racism

NBA superstar Andrew Bynum is suing his next door neighbors, claiming they're violent, racist hooligans -- but the neighbors have fired back ... claiming Bynum is the REAL a-hole. Bynum -- a… READ MORE >

- 1366 days ago
Andrew Bynum -- What's Up with the Hair?

Andrew Bynum
What's Up with the Hair?

Taking a style cue from Dora the Explorer, Philadelphia 76ers star Andrew Bynum decided to go out in public like this last night. Discuss.  READ MORE >

- 1380 days ago
Andrew Bynum -- Cops Crack Down on Bad Pass

Andrew Bynum
Cops Crack Down on Bad Pass

L.A. Lakers star Andrew Bynum FOR THREE ... run-ins with police in the month in December!!!Law enforcement sources tell us ... Bynum was pulled over by Culver City PD in early December for… READ MORE >

- 1700 days ago

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