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Lorenzen Wright reported missing by family

Jul 23, 2010, 8:26 PM EDT

lwright.jpgLorenzen Wright — the 13-year NBA veteran center who has been out of the game for a couple years — has been reported missing by his family.

He has been missing since Sunday, when he was expected to fly to meet family in the Memphis area, but never arrived. According to the report on WREG television in Memphis, Wright’s family has filed a missing persons report and is very worried.

Wright stared at the University of Memphis was the No. 7 pick in the 1996 NBA draft by the Los Angeles Clippers. He went on to have a long career playing with Atlanta and Memphis, then finishing his career in Cleveland during the 08-09 season.

  1. RW - Jul 23, 2010 at 10:04 PM

    I’am sorry to here this bad news. I hope everything turns out ok! he is a memphis home boy.

  2. mary - Jul 23, 2010 at 11:47 PM

    i hope he’s okay!

  3. Libra - Jul 23, 2010 at 11:49 PM

    O.M.G. I pray that everything is ok.

  4. classmates that have given it to the Almighty - Jul 24, 2010 at 12:43 AM

    Lorenzen you and your family are in my prayers, ,,,,praying for a safe but fast return in the name of Jesus. ……..BTW Alumni

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  11. shonta-silverspoon - Jul 24, 2010 at 1:05 PM

    lorenzen i hope that you are safe and contact your family soon, my heart goes out to your family, close friends and loved ones… wow you are a great guy and have always been so humble everytime we would see each other.. ; /

  12. Grim Reaper - Jul 25, 2010 at 11:04 AM

    He’s dead.

  13. sabrina charles - Aug 2, 2010 at 10:55 PM

    I cant stop thinkin about what he was goin though that day .I keep the family in my prayers.Dont give up family until u fine out who did this 2 him is behind bars.

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