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Thread: Who is Ricky Davis kidding?

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    Maple SERP savafan's Avatar
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    Who is Ricky Davis kidding?


    By any other name
    Thursday, December 22, 2005

    Aliases used by NBA players and coaches

    Shaquille O’Neal - Donovan Perot, Vladamire Mandingo

    Ira Newble - Eldridge Cleaver

    Scottie Pippen - Johnny Appleseed, Daniel Boone

    Paul Silas - Sly Stone

    Jason Kidd - Willie Mays

    Tracy McGrady - T. Pistols

    Drew Gooden - Nino Rossi

    Bimbo Coles - Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck

    Ricky Davis - Dicky Ravis

    Isiah Thomas - Walter Ruther

    Carmelo Anthony - Jean Paul

    Tyrone Hill - Greg Norman, Steven Seagal

    Shariff Abdur-Rahim - Julius Erving , Cassius Clay

    Terry Porter - Tiger Woods
    My dad got to enjoy 3 Reds World Championships by the time he was my age. So far, I've only gotten to enjoy one. Step it up Redlegs!

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    Re: Who is Ricky Davis kidding?

    Quote Originally Posted by savafan
    Shariff Abdur-Rahim - Julius Erving , Cassius Clay
    Terry Porter - Tiger Woods
    Isn't the point of an alias to avoid being pestered by fans/groupies? I don't think Shariff & Terry have fully grasped the purpose of an using an alias.

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    Re: Who is Ricky Davis kidding?

    A few years ago, actually probably more than a few, the Astros were in town to play the Reds. I was walking through the Westin on the skywalk level and there was Nolan Ryan sitting in a chair reading the paper. Nobody was bothering him at all. They also had signs in different parts of the hotel telling people to "respect the privacy of our high profile guests." I don't think a ball player could do that today and not be bothered by someone.

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    smells of rich mahogany deltachi8's Avatar
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    Houston, TX

    Re: Who is Ricky Davis kidding?

    Shaquille O’Neal - Donovan Perot, Vladamire Mandingo
    Nothing to see here. Please disperse.

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