Al-Farouq Aminu RUMORS & NEWS

  • Trail Blazers' Al-Farouq Aminu leaves Nigerian team ahead of Olympics

    Sporting News "The Nigerian national team will have to pursue its basketball goals without its best player. Trail Blazers forward Al-Farouq Aminu has pulled out of the 2016 Summer Olympics, but it's unrelated to the multiple issues the city of Rio de Janeiro is having as the host city. According to the..." August 02

  • Blazers' Al-Farouq Aminu says he didn't write homophobic tweets

    Blazer's Edge "Earlier this week Portland Trail Blazers forward Al-Farouq Aminu came under scrutiny as homophobic tweets from 2010 and 2011 surfaced as part of a larger collection of older twitter submissions by NBA players. Today Kevin Arnovitz of ESPN posted a response from Aminu during which he said the..." May 07