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first trini in nba
« on: December 14, 2006, 02:55:32 PM »
who is the first trinidadian to have played in the nba.this is too ez,allyuh have ah day.
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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #1 on: December 14, 2006, 02:58:31 PM »
who is the first trinidadian to have played in the nba.this is too ez,allyuh have ah day.

by birth or decent?
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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #2 on: December 14, 2006, 03:06:01 PM »
OK...ah had tuh look dis up because ah didn't know off de top ah meh head...and ah still not sure if it right...but

Ken Charles, drafted in 1974 to Buffalo.
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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #3 on: December 14, 2006, 03:06:25 PM »
there were only two,both were born in trini.
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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #4 on: December 14, 2006, 03:07:24 PM »
OK...ah had tuh look dis up because ah didn't know off de top ah meh head...and ah still not sure if it right...but

Ken Charles, drafted in 1974 to Buffalo.
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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #5 on: December 14, 2006, 03:10:48 PM »
de other carl herrera.
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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #6 on: December 14, 2006, 03:15:55 PM »
de other carl herrera.


Yeah...I find he too but de question was FIRST Trini and he get drafted in 1990, so he woulda be de wrong answer.


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by de way...ah went and add two ah dem tuh de famous Trini thread.  Look ah learn someting new tuhday.  Thanks Capo.
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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #7 on: December 14, 2006, 03:17:04 PM »
de other carl herrera.


Yeah...I find he too but de question was FIRST Trini and he get drafted in 1990, so he woulda be de wrong answer.
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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #8 on: December 14, 2006, 03:17:33 PM »
de other carl herrera.


Yeah...I find he too but de question was FIRST Trini and he get drafted in 1990, so he woulda be de wrong answer.
ok smarty pants.


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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #9 on: December 14, 2006, 03:18:59 PM »
de other carl herrera.


Yeah...I find he too but de question was FIRST Trini and he get drafted in 1990, so he woulda be de wrong answer.
ok smarty pants.


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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #10 on: January 02, 2007, 06:02:09 PM »
Karem Abdul Jabbah parents from Trini.

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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #11 on: January 02, 2007, 06:34:57 PM »
Karem Abdul Jabbah parents from Trini.

From Sangre Grande to be exact.

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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #12 on: January 02, 2007, 08:14:06 PM »
Karem Abdul Jabbah parents from Trini.

mike bibby's mom is a trini.

isn't jamaal magloire of trini parentage?  I think I read that on this site.
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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #13 on: January 03, 2007, 02:03:34 PM »
Karem Abdul Jabbah parents from Trini.

mike bibby's mom is a trini.

isn't jamaal magloire of trini parentage?  I think I read that on this site.

Yes...all dat info on the thread wid famous Trinis.
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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #14 on: January 04, 2007, 10:25:41 AM »
Eh?? Ken Charles...of Mr Solo fame?..de chocolate man? ping pong and cheers and ting?

Buffalo?..as in de Braves? dem was never in de NBA

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Allyuh sure Carl Herrera not from Venezuela?....ah know he name soundin real trini...but I tink I read dat when he is ah true cocopanyol when he was playin with san antonio
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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #15 on: January 04, 2007, 12:26:12 PM »
Eh?? Ken Charles...of Mr Solo fame?..de chocolate man? ping pong and cheers and ting?

Buffalo?..as in de Braves? dem was never in de NBA

PLUS

Allyuh sure Carl Herrera not from Venezuela?....ah know he name soundin real trini...but I tink I read dat when he is ah true cocopanyol when he was playin with san antonio

he was born in Trinidad.  Represented Venezuela in basketball.  not sure of any other details.

edit: Buffalo Braves became the San Diego Clippers then the LA Clippers
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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #16 on: January 04, 2007, 01:17:55 PM »
Eh?? Ken Charles...of Mr Solo fame?..de chocolate man? ping pong and cheers and ting?

Buffalo?..as in de Braves? dem was never in de NBA

PLUS

Allyuh sure Carl Herrera not from Venezuela?....ah know he name soundin real trini...but I tink I read dat when he is ah true cocopanyol when he was playin with san antonio


Daryn is correct.  He was born in Trinidad but represented Venezuela when he played.

http://www.interbasket.net/players/herrera.htm
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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #17 on: January 04, 2007, 02:35:58 PM »
de other carl herrera.

YO! Capo I think Herrera is Venezuelan, check that again son.
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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #18 on: January 05, 2007, 01:09:11 PM »
de other carl herrera.

YO! Capo I think Herrera is Venezuelan, check that again son.

How much time allyuh want people tuh say dat de man BORN IN TRINIDAD but play fuh Venezuela.  Ah go see if ah could get it translate into Spanish.
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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #19 on: January 11, 2007, 09:26:11 PM »
de other carl herrera.

YO! Capo I think Herrera is Venezuelan, check that again son.

How much time allyuh want people tuh say dat de man BORN IN TRINIDAD but play fuh Venezuela.  Ah go see if ah could get it translate into Spanish.

whappen! yu's he godmother or what? :-[
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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #20 on: January 12, 2007, 08:28:40 AM »
Karem Abdul Jabbah parents from Trini.

From Sangre Grande to be exact.

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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #21 on: January 13, 2007, 06:52:38 PM »
de other carl herrera.

YO! Capo I think Herrera is Venezuelan, check that again son.

How much time allyuh want people tuh say dat de man BORN IN TRINIDAD but play fuh Venezuela.  Ah go see if ah could get it translate into Spanish.

whappen! yu's he godmother or what? :-[

Dat makes no sense ah tall... :-[
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Re: first trini in nba
« Reply #22 on: January 23, 2007, 09:56:09 AM »
de other carl herrera.

YO! Capo I think Herrera is Venezuelan, check that again son.

How much time allyuh want people tuh say dat de man BORN IN TRINIDAD but play fuh Venezuela.  Ah go see if ah could get it translate into Spanish.

whappen! yu's he godmother or what? :-[

Dat makes no sense ah tall... :-[

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