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    Anyone know what Fizer and Tinsley are up to these days?

    Are either still trying to play?


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    Re: Anyone know what Fizer and Tinsley are up to these days?

    Not donating or being apart of Iowa State basketball



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    Re: Anyone know what Fizer and Tinsley are up to these days?

    Quote Originally Posted by everyyard View Post
    Are either still trying to play?
    Fizer - Marcus Fizer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    Tinsley - Jamaal Tinsley - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia



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    Re: Anyone know what Fizer and Tinsley are up to these days?

    yeah, that's genius. So much so that I had already looked there and saw that it wasn't very up to date only listing where they played most recently and mentions nothing about 2011. I know that Fizer played his last game in the carribean and that tinsley is basically still getting payed not to play by Indiana I think. So, if anyone has some UP TO DATE info it would be appreciated. Thank you. And yes, I have already used google too.


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    Re: Anyone know what Fizer and Tinsley are up to these days?

    What I've learned from this thread is that Tinsley's Rucker Park nickname was Mel Mel the Abuser. That's awesome.



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    Re: Anyone know what Fizer and Tinsley are up to these days?

    Quote Originally Posted by everyyard View Post
    yeah, that's genius. So much so that I had already looked there and saw that it wasn't very up to date only listing where they played most recently and mentions nothing about 2011. I know that Fizer played his last game in the carribean and that tinsley is basically still getting payed not to play by Indiana I think. So, if anyone has some UP TO DATE info it would be appreciated. Thank you. And yes, I have already used google too.
    I believe Tinsley played very briefly for Memphis last season, but since then he's been out of basketball completely. As I recall, he's still due roughly 7 mil from the Pacers this season. I haven't heard a thing about Fizer in years.



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    Re: Anyone know what Fizer and Tinsley are up to these days?

    Quote Originally Posted by bsblllvr14 View Post
    What I've learned from this thread is that Tinsley's Rucker Park nickname was Mel Mel the Abuser. That's awesome.
    dude used to dribble forward thru defenders legs then back thru & nail a 3cola.... he abused their ankles....



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    Re: Anyone know what Fizer and Tinsley are up to these days?

    Brackins is the only ex-ISU (other than Wes Johnson) player in the league, right? If so, NBA players as a whole have played about 355,000 minutes this season, and former ISU players have accounted for 21 of these minutes.



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    Re: Anyone know what Fizer and Tinsley are up to these days?

    Quote Originally Posted by kucyclone View Post
    Brackins is the only ex-ISU (other than Wes Johnson) player in the league, right? If so, NBA players as a whole have played about 355,000 minutes this season, and former ISU players have accounted for 21 of these minutes.
    Sobering stat but unsurprising based on the recent teams performance.



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    Re: Anyone know what Fizer and Tinsley are up to these days?

    Quote Originally Posted by kucyclone View Post
    Brackins is the only ex-ISU (other than Wes Johnson) player in the league, right? If so, NBA players as a whole have played about 355,000 minutes this season, and former ISU players have accounted for 21 of these minutes.
    Wesley was benched a bit a month ago, but he is doing better now except for that same bad knee.

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    Re: Anyone know what Fizer and Tinsley are up to these days?

    Stunning stat.



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    Re: Anyone know what Fizer and Tinsley are up to these days?

    Quote Originally Posted by everyyard View Post
    yeah, that's genius. So much so that I had already looked there and saw that it wasn't very up to date only listing where they played most recently and mentions nothing about 2011. I know that Fizer played his last game in the carribean and that tinsley is basically still getting payed not to play by Indiana I think. So, if anyone has some UP TO DATE info it would be appreciated. Thank you. And yes, I have already used google too.
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    Re: Anyone know what Fizer and Tinsley are up to these days?

    Last I heard Tinsley was offered a contract to play in china with Jackson Vroman. Sounds like he hasn't accepted it yet, waiting to see if something comes up in the NBA I guess.

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    Re: Anyone know what Fizer and Tinsley are up to these days?

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    Re: Anyone know what Fizer and Tinsley are up to these days?

    Quote Originally Posted by ManBearClone View Post
    Last I heard Tinsley was offered a contract to play in china with Jackson Vroman. Sounds like he hasn't accepted it yet, waiting to see if something comes up in the NBA I guess.

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    Wow, he better be careful about getting in trouble over there. They don't mess around. On another note, Jax has to be licking his chops!


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