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Sultan of Swat Theo Ratliff has gone from awkward child to the NBA's most intimidating shot blocker
So what if you're a skinny, goofy, long-legged kid with two left feet and the confidence of a hubcap? That's no reason not to meet. Theo Ratliff.
Pivotal Decision The 76ers gained a dominant presence in the middle by trading for Dikembe Mutombo, but will the deal help or hurt a team that was already flourishing?
deadline, when it sent center Theo Ratliff, along with forwards. Toni Kukoc, center Nazr Mohammed and rookie guard Pepe Sanchez, to the woebegone Atlanta ...
STAR SEARCH NBA SCOUTS AND EXECS, FOR ALL THEIR SCIENCE AND SAVVY, HAVE LEARNED ONE TRUTH ABOUT THE DRAFT: IT'S A VERY TRICKY GAME
6'9 1/2" Theo Ratliff (whom the Pistons later drafted 18th). Ratliff had quietly blossomed into a rugged rebounder and shot blocker at Wyoming ...
9 Atlanta Hawks Thanks to an infusion of frontline talent, the playoffs no longer seem to be such a tall order
and Theo Ratliff, who came over in the same trade and has recovered from a wrist ... defensive liabilities while playing to Ratliff's formidable
14 Portland Trail Blazers
A turnaround is tied to how quickly all the young players develop
NO.3 DETROIT PISTONS
Last season 6'10", 225-pound Theo Ratliff spent most of his time impersonating a center. Now, with. Williams on board, Ratliff can take up his ...
10 FEARLESS PREDICTIONS
When the Pistons invited Wyoming center Theo Ratliff in for a predraft visit ... Ratliff, Collins sent a signal that he isn't content simply to stockpile ...
#11 Philadelphia 76ers The talent is there, but the gnawing question is whether the young Sixers have the hunger
an offensive presence in the paint. Power forward Theo Ratliff, one of the league's best shot blockers, will do the dirty work at the other end.
Playoff Payoff Dikembe Mutombo vindicated a hotly debated trade by powering the 76ers past the Bucks and into the Finals
All-Star center Theo Ratliff, who was sidelined with a broken right wrist on Feb. 8 and whose status for the postseason was in doubt. The 76ers' ...
Cleaning House With new owners on the way, the Atlanta Hawks have sacrificed the season to build for the future
Robinson, Shareef Abdur-Rahim, Theo Ratliff and Rasheed Wallace, ... million). Abdur-Rahim and Ratliff have upgraded the Portland