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  By TIM DUNCAN Special to the V.I. Free Press The three islands that make up the U.S. Virgin Islands — St. Croix, St. John and St. Thomas — have a combined population of 100,000 and a poverty rate of 22 percent, nearly 50 percent higher than where I live

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SAN ANTONIO — Imagine going to “Tim Duncan High” where the fundamentals of learning are key. How about “Gregg Popovich High School” where students are taught to check their egos at the door and to keep pounding that rock. A Texas school trying to shed its Confederate ties is considering

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PUTTIN’ ON MY BEST WILL SMITH IMITATION: Tim Duncan poses with a basketball in St. Croix. SAN ANTONIO — Retired Virgin Islands-born NBA star Tim Duncan is asking for help for the territory, decimated by Hurricane Irma just days ago, and effete country-western singer Kenny Chesney says he is launching

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STERN LOOK: In pleading guilty, Charles Banks IV, 49, of Atlanta, admitted to a judge that he bamboozled Tim Duncan into guaranteeing a $6 million loan used as part of an investment in a sports-merchandise company, Gameday Entertainment LLC that Banks was chairman of. In total Banks allegedly stole $13.5 million from the

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COURT APPEARANCE: Tim Duncan’s team of lawyers pleaded his case in court. ADVERTORIAL: To hear more about how you can help someone who has a gambling addiction, press play below: SAN ANTONIO — Tim Duncan’s former financial advisor has agreed to admit defrauding the retired Spurs star in a multi-million

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TOP PLAYER OF ALL TIME: Tim Duncan ADVERTORIAL: To hear how you can help someone with a gambling addiction during problem gaming month of March, please press play below: SYDNEY — Tim Duncan of the San Antonio Spurs has been rated as the greatest “international” player of all time by

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SAN ANTONIO — Just around the time the NBA playoffs tip off next spring, Tim Duncan won’t be on the court. Instead, he’ll be in court, squaring off against his former financial adviser. Charles Banks is accused of bilking the Spurs legend out of about $20 million. Wednesday, a federal

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  LAYIN’ LOW: Charles A. Banks IV SAN ANTONIO — A not guilty plea has been entered for Tim Duncan’s  former financial adviser, who faces two counts of mail fraud. Lawyers for Charles Augustus Banks IV filed a waiver of arraignment, which negated the need for a hearing that had been scheduled

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SAN ANTONIO — While “The Big Fundamental” won’t ever suit up for the Silver and Black again, it is starting to look like a position with the San Antonio Spurs might very well be in his future. According to a report from Buck Harvey of the San Antonio Express-News, those within

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GRAPE EXPECTATIONS: St. Croix’s Tim Duncan SAN ANTONIO — A federal grand jury in Texas is returning a two-count indictment for wire fraud against Charles Banks, a financial adviser who has been alleged to have mishandled over $20 million in investments of his ex-client, retired Spurs All-Star Tim Duncan, the

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