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December 20, 1992 | GENE WOJCIECHOWSKI, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Rupp Arena . . . Dec. 8. Kentucky forward Jamal Mashburn, his face awash with the glare of minicam lights, sits in front of his locker room dressing cubicle and delivers an unexpected postgame apology. "I'm not happy with the team or with myself," he says in glum, remorseful tones. "I haven't really started playing Jamal basketball yet." Reporters smile, thinking Mashburn is kidding. He isn't.
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April 16, 2004 | From Associated Press
Second-leading scorer Jamal Mashburn was left off the New Orleans Hornets' playoff roster after sitting out all but 19 games this season because of a bruised right knee. The former All-Star forward averaged 20.8 points but has not played since March 7. "Mash is still a little ways [away] in being able to be back with us," said Hornet Coach Tim Floyd, whose team begins the playoffs at Miami on Sunday.
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November 23, 1996 | Associated Press
Dallas Maverick forward Jamal Mashburn will undergo surgery today to repair a broken cheekbone, and will be sidelined two to four weeks. The Mavericks activated journeyman center Greg Dreiling. Mashburn was knocked to the floor on a drive in the first quarter of Thursday's victory over the Clippers. * Chicago Bull backup center Robert Parish went on the injured list because of a back strain. Parish, 43, who has averaged 4.6 points and two rebounds, was replaced by forward Dickey Simpkins.
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January 29, 2004 | From Associated Press
Jamal Mashburn didn't even need a full game to regain the form that made him an All-Star last season. Returning from minor surgery on his right knee, Mashburn made his first game of the season memorable by scoring New Orleans' final 13 points as the Hornets pulled out a 101-100 victory over the visiting Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday night.
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November 4, 2003 | From Associated Press
New Orleans Hornet forward Jamal Mashburn will be sidelined six to eight weeks after undergoing arthroscopic surgery on his right knee Monday. The surgery to remove loose particles from Mashburn's knee took place in Miami. Mashburn missed all eight preseason games and the Hornets' first three regular-season games because of a bone bruise on his right knee. He was placed on the injured list on Oct. 27. Mashburn led the Hornets in scoring last season, averaging 21.6 points.
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February 25, 1994 | From Associated Press
With illness, injuries and Mike Gminski en route to new employment, the Hornets were nine-strong for their game against the Dallas Mavericks at Charlotte. Among the missing were Larry Johnson and Alonzo Mourning. Make that nine-weak. Charlotte lost for the 12th time in its last 13 games, 115-110, to Dallas, which shot 64% in winning its second in a row. Rookie Jamal Mashburn scored 37 points to lead six Mavericks in double figures.
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February 26, 1993 | Associated Press
Jamal Mashburn, the key player in the University of Kentucky's return to national prominence, will forgo his senior year and turn pro after this season. "It seems like I won't be coming back next year to University of Kentucky basketball," the 6-foot-8 junior forward said at a news conference Thursday. "It seems like I'm ready." Kentucky Coach Rick Pitino has said all season that this will be Mashburn's last in a Kentucky uniform. "We've been very honest from Day 1," Pitino said.
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May 11, 2001 | From Associated Press
When all else failed, the Charlotte Hornets went back to what they do best: playing solid defense and crashing the boards. Jamal Mashburn scored a career-playoff high 36 points and the Hornets held Ray Allen to six points in the second half in a 102-92 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 3 of the best-of-seven Eastern Conference semifinal series Thursday night. Milwaukee still has a 2-1 lead in the series. Game 4 is Sunday at Charlotte. "He was the difference," Allen said of Mashburn.
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January 15, 2004 | From Wire Reports
New Orleans Hornet forward Jamal Mashburn, who hasn't played this season because of a knee injury, will return to practice on Jan. 26, the team said Wednesday. The Hornets said no date had been set for a return to the lineup. Mashburn injured his knee during a scrimmage before the first exhibition game in October and underwent surgery.
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May 7, 2002 | From Associated Press
Charlotte's Jamal Mashburn will not play in Game 2 of the Hornet-Net series. Jamaal Magloire will, and another big body could make a big difference for Charlotte. Magloire will return from a one-game suspension tonight at East Rutherford, N.J., when Charlotte and New Jersey resume their second-round series. The Nets lead, 1-0, after winning a game that showed just how important the backup center position can be.
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January 15, 2004 | From Wire Reports
New Orleans Hornet forward Jamal Mashburn, who hasn't played this season because of a knee injury, will return to practice on Jan. 26, the team said Wednesday. The Hornets said no date had been set for a return to the lineup. Mashburn injured his knee during a scrimmage before the first exhibition game in October and underwent surgery.
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November 4, 2003 | From Associated Press
New Orleans Hornet forward Jamal Mashburn will be sidelined six to eight weeks after undergoing arthroscopic surgery on his right knee Monday. The surgery to remove loose particles from Mashburn's knee took place in Miami. Mashburn missed all eight preseason games and the Hornets' first three regular-season games because of a bone bruise on his right knee. He was placed on the injured list on Oct. 27. Mashburn led the Hornets in scoring last season, averaging 21.6 points.
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October 17, 2002 | From Wire Reports
New Orleans Hornet forward Jamal Mashburn was on crutches after injuring his left knee Tuesday during an exhibition game against Orlando. The team said Mashburn might have sprained his knee. He was expected to have an MRI exam. The Hornets have battled injuries throughout the exhibition season, with guard David Wesley being the only healthy starter.
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May 7, 2002 | From Associated Press
Charlotte's Jamal Mashburn will not play in Game 2 of the Hornet-Net series. Jamaal Magloire will, and another big body could make a big difference for Charlotte. Magloire will return from a one-game suspension tonight at East Rutherford, N.J., when Charlotte and New Jersey resume their second-round series. The Nets lead, 1-0, after winning a game that showed just how important the backup center position can be.
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May 11, 2001 | From Associated Press
When all else failed, the Charlotte Hornets went back to what they do best: playing solid defense and crashing the boards. Jamal Mashburn scored a career-playoff high 36 points and the Hornets held Ray Allen to six points in the second half in a 102-92 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 3 of the best-of-seven Eastern Conference semifinal series Thursday night. Milwaukee still has a 2-1 lead in the series. Game 4 is Sunday at Charlotte. "He was the difference," Allen said of Mashburn.
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January 22, 2000 | From Associated Press
Tim Hardaway couldn't wait to return and Jamal Mashburn was happy to stay. Hardaway returned to the lineup Friday night after sitting out 26 games but it was Mashburn, the subject of trade talks, who keyed the Miami Heat's 101-79 victory over the slumping Atlanta Hawks at Miami. Mashburn, playing in his first game since learning he was nearly dealt to the Philadelphia 76ers for Larry Hughes, Billy Owens, Bruce Bowen and Nazr Mohammed, scored 28 points.
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May 14, 2001 | From Associated Press
Jamal Mashburn is the star of the Charlotte Hornets, he has lifted his team back into the Eastern Conference playoffs and his mother is successfully battling colon cancer. For Mashburn, things couldn't be any better. Mashburn scored 31 points Sunday to lead Charlotte to an 85-78 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks in the Eastern Conference semifinals, evening the best-of-seven series at 2-2. Game 5 is Tuesday at Milwaukee.
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February 15, 1997 | From Associated Press
Pat Riley, never quite satisfied, even when his team is winning, made one of his typical midseason trades Friday, trying to make a good Miami Heat team better by acquiring forward Jamal Mashburn from Dallas. In exchange for Mashburn, Dallas got forward Kurt Thomas and reserves Sasha Danilovic and Martin Muursepp.
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