The Early Lead: Dennis Rodman


Posted at 08:05 AM ET, 01/09/2014

Dennis Rodman says “I had been drinking” in apology for comments

Hall of Famer/basketball diplomat apologizes to family of Kenneth Bae, teammates and others.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:05 AM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 01/08/2014

Dennis Rodman sings “Happy Birthday” to Kim Jong Un (video)

Hall of Famer’s trip to North Korea has been his most controversial yet.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:32 AM ET, 01/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:21 AM ET, 01/07/2014

Dennis Rodman angrily defends trip to North Korea with former NBA players (video)

Former NBA player also says he loves Kim Jong Un ahead of basketball game in Pyongyang.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:21 AM ET, 01/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:19 PM ET, 12/20/2013

Dennis Rodman holds basketball tryouts in North Korea (video)

“It’s all love here,” Hall of Famer says of Kim Jong Un’s country as he tries to arrange NBA exhibition game.

By Max Ehrenfreund  |  01:19 PM ET, 12/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:20 PM ET, 09/17/2013

Dennis Rodman has a nutty new commercial (video)

A Kim Jong-un look-alike makes an appearance and Rodman explodes. Just because.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:20 PM ET, 09/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:43 AM ET, 09/03/2013

Dennis Rodman returns to North Korea to visit Kim Jong Un

His mission isn't diplomacy, he says he just wants to see his friend, Kim Jong Un.

By Cindy Boren  |  07:43 AM ET, 09/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:06 PM ET, 07/02/2013

Dennis Rodman says he should be considered for Nobel Peace Prize

Former basketball star says if he's not in the final top three, "something's seriously wrong."

By Cindy Boren  |  12:06 PM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:27 PM ET, 05/20/2013

Tim Tebow turned up on 'All-Star Celebrity Apprentice' finale

By Cindy Boren  |  01:27 PM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:45 AM ET, 03/13/2013

Dennis Rodman arrives at Vatican, wants to meet with new pope (updated)

Fresh from his trip to North Korea, former NBA star wants "to spread a message of peace and love throughout the world."

By Cindy Boren  |  07:45 AM ET, 03/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 03/04/2013

Dennis Rodman plays telephone with Kim Jong Un, President Obama

Can a "Call Me Maybe" video be far behind as the former NBA star promises a return to North Korea?

By Cindy Boren  |  11:31 AM ET, 03/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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