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Old 03-18-2011, 05:10 PM   #1
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Default Grant Hill, Jalen Rose enter war of words...

http://sports.espn.go.com/ncb/news/s...=ESPNHeadlines

Anyone see the Fab Five ESPN documentary last week? In it, Jalen Rose had some choice words.

"I hated Duke and I hated everything Duke stood for. Schools like Duke didn't recruit players like me. I felt like they only recruited black players that were Uncle Toms," Rose said in the documentary.

Grant Hill fired back:

"It is insulting and ignorant to suggest that men like Johnny Dawkins (coach at Stanford), Tommy Amaker (coach at Harvard), Billy King (general manager of the Nets), Tony Lang (coach of the Mitsubishi Diamond Dolphins in Japan), Thomas Hill (small-business owner in Texas), Jeff Capel (former coach at Oklahoma and Virginia Commonwealth), Kenny Blakeney (assistant coach at Harvard), Jay Williams (ESPN analyst), Shane Battier (Memphis Grizzlies) and Chris Duhon (Orlando Magic) ever sold out their race."

So ... who is right and wrong here? I don't agree with Jalen Rose at all, I have to side with, gasp, the Dukie.
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