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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 -- 'Person of Interest' ... In Hit & Run Investigation

Dennis Rodman
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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 >

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

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

John Salley
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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 >

- 172 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 >

- 174 days ago
Dennis Rodman -- I Wanna Coach the Knicks ... Call Me!

Dennis Rodman
I Wanna Coach the Knicks ... Call Me!

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- 174 days ago
Dennis Rodman -- Blake's Punch Won't Matter ... If He Helps Clips Win (VIDEO)

Dennis Rodman
Blake's Punch Won't Matter ... If He Helps Clips Win

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- 186 days ago
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Hulk Hogan
Back On TV Pitching A Loan Again, Naturally

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- 189 days ago
Dennis Rodman Sued For Rebounding $28k Commission

Dennis Rodman Sued
For Rebounding $28k Commission

Dennis Rodman hired a company to retrieve a ton of his lost assets, but that company is now suing him for allegedly Worming out of paying up on a hefty tab. READ MORE >

- 245 days ago
Dennis Rodman -- Reeks of Booze at Car Wash ... Cops Called

Dennis Rodman
Reeks of Booze at Car Wash Cops Called

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- 364 days ago
Dennis Rodman -- Black Celebs Wanted ... to Support Hulk Hogan

Dennis Rodman
Black Celebs Wanted ... To Support Hulk Hogan

Dennis Rodman's not only standing up for Hulk Hogan ... he's desperately trying to get together a squad of famous African-Americans to vouch for Hulk NOT being a racist.    Rodman says… READ MORE >

- 373 days ago

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