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A Warrior Calls It A Career

When Duke fans think of Alonzo Mourning, they tend to think of Phil Henderson soaring over him for one of the signature dunks in Duke basketball history. But Mourning has had a remarkable career, one which came to an end Wednesday night with the sort of knee injury that 37-year-olds don't try to come back from.In Mourning's case, he had one remarkable comeback already, when he made it all the way back from a kidney transplant. Mike Wise has a great article about Mourning who is one of the more interesting players to come along, and a guy who has grown a lot, too.