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The Mayor Of Indianapolis Joked That Victor Oladipo Has Took His Job

Wed Dec 13 16:02:03 EST 2017 | Uproxx
Victor Oladipo‘s meteoric rise this year has been so much fun to watch, as he’s gone from something of an afterthought who was traded two times in as many years to a potential All-Star for the Indiana Pacers. Part of the reason it’s been such a joy is that he’s doing it in front of a fan base that loves him so much. Oladipo went to school at Indiana University, which is only about 50 miles away from Indianapolis. It’s a basketball-crazed state, and many Indiana natives love their Hoosiers. So wh..

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Victor Oladipo‘s meteoric rise this year has been so much fun to watch, as he’s gone from something of an afterthought who was traded two times in as many years to a potential All-..
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