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Dennis Rodman

Dennis Keith Rodman (born May 13, 1961) is a retired American Hall of Fame professional basketball player, who played for the Detroit Pistons, San Antonio Spurs, Chicago Bulls, Los Angeles Lakers, and Dallas Mavericks in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Born in Trenton, New Jersey, he was nicknamed "The Worm" and was known for his fierce defensive and rebounding abilities. Playing small forward in his early years before becoming a power forward, Rodman earned NBA All-Defensive First Team honors seven times and was voted NBA Defensive Player of the Year twice. He led the NBA in rebounds per game for a record seven consecutive years and won five NBA championships. His biography at NBA.com states that he is "arguably the best rebounding forward in NBA history". On April 1, 2011, the Pistons retired Rodman's No. 10 jersey, and was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame later that year. Rodman experienced an unhappy childhood and was shy and introverted in his early years. After aborting a suicide attempt in 1993, he reinvented himself as a "bad boy" and became notorious for numerous controversial antics. He dyed his hair in artificial colors, had many

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Dennis Rodman -- Charged with Hit-and-Run ... In Wrong Way Freeway Crash

Dennis Rodman
Charged with Hit-and-Run In Wrong Way Freeway Crash

Dennis Rodman has just been charged with 4 misdemeanor criminal charges -- including hit-and-run -- stemming from a late-night wrong way freeway crash in July ... TMZ Sports has learned.  The… READ MORE >

Dennis Rodman -- Backing the Cubs ... And Scottie Pippen (VIDEO)

Dennis Rodman
Backing the Cubs ... And Scottie Pippen

Shocker ... ex-Bulls star Dennis Rodman is pulling for the Chicago Cubs to win the World Series.  And with his ex-teammate, Scottie Pippen, going through a pretty nasty divorce, we… READ MORE >

- 46 days ago
Dennis Rodman -- My Son's WAYYY Better Than I Was At BBall!! (VIDEO)

Dennis Rodman
My Son's WAYYY Better Than I Was At BBall!!

HOFer Dennis Rodman is one of the greatest rebounders ever ... but he's not even the best hooper in his family ... 'cause Dennis says his son's a "way better" player than him. TMZ Sports saw… READ MORE >

- 58 days ago
Dennis Rodman -- Blasts Derek Fisher Comeback ... 'Just Give It Up' (VIDEOS)

Dennis Rodman
Blasts Derek Fisher Comeback ... 'Just Give It Up'

Dennis Rodman says Derek Fisher is a shameless fame whore -- who's teasing a potential NBA comeback because he's desperate for the limelight.  The Worm was at The Abbey in West Hollywood… READ MORE >

- 123 days ago
Dennis Rodman -- I Broke My Penis 3 Times ... 'Blood Everywhere' (VIDEO)

Dennis Rodman
I Broke My Penis 3 Times ... 'Blood Everywhere'

File Under: "Nooooooo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!" Dennis Rodman says he's had 3 MAJOR ACCIDENTS involving his penis ... snapping it multiple times over the years during sex ... and it got bloody every single… READ MORE >

- 128 days ago
Dennis Rodman -- Drove WRONG WAY on Freeway in Crash ... Officials Say

Dennis Rodman
Drove WRONG WAY on Freeway in Crash ... Officials Say

Dennis Rodman was driving the WRONG WAY on a California freeway during a July 20th crash ... and then FLED the scene ... officials say.  TMZ Sports broke the story ... Rodman was being… READ MORE >

- 128 days ago
Dennis Rodman -- 'Person of Interest' ... In Hit & Run Investigation

Dennis Rodman
'Person of Interest' In Hit & Run Investigation

Dennis Rodman has been named a "person of interest" in a hit-and-run investigation in Santa Ana, CA -- after a late night collision Wednesday morning ... TMZ Sports has learned. READ MORE >

- 142 days ago
Dennis Rodman -- Thanked By Ex-N. Korean Prisoner ... Your Rant Helped Save Me

Dennis Rodman
Thanked By Ex-N. Korean Prisoner ... Your Rant Helped Save Me

The U.S. citizen who was held captive in North Korea for 735 days is THANKING Dennis Rodman for helping him get free ... saying The Worm was "the catalyst for my release." It's shocking… READ MORE >

- 223 days ago
John Salley -- Give Rodman a Chance ... He'd Be a Great NBA Coach! (VIDEO)

John Salley
Give Rodman a Chance He'd Be a Great NBA Coach!

Dennis Rodman has a big supporter ... John Salley -- who says he LIKES the idea of The Worm as an NBA coach and thinks Phil Jackson should give him a shot.  Rodman threw his hat in the ring… READ MORE >

- 305 days ago
Dennis Rodman -- Hey Phil Jackson ... Here's Why I Should Coach the Knicks! (Video)

Dennis Rodman
Hey Phil Jackson Here's Why I Should Coach the Knicks!

Dennis Rodman says he's dead serious about his pursuit of the NY Knicks coaching job -- and he just called "TMZ Sports" to make his case for the job.  READ MORE >

- 307 days ago

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