Monday, November 21st, 2011 at 6:56 pm  |  7 responses

Cedric Ceballos Hospitalized After ‘Series of Small Heart Attacks’

Some unfortunate and scary news out of Phoenix, as word is former NBAer Cedric Ceballos has been hospitalized after undergoing a series of heart attacks. He’ll be undergoing surgery shortly. A few details, via ESPN: “Former NBA All-Star Cedric Ceballos has been hospitalized after what his publicist called ‘a series of small heart attacks.’ Publicist Crystal Guy says Ceballos was scheduled to undergo surgery in Phoenix. Ceballos averaged 21.3 points per game in 11 NBA seasons. In recent years, he served as the on-court master of ceremonies at Phoenix Suns home games. The 42-year-old Ceballos issued a statement saying how fortunate he was to have decided to have his symptoms checked out at a hospital on Sunday. Ceballos thanked all who called in support but the family asked for privacy at this time.”

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  • http://slamonline.com NBAHOFer

    yooo the homie CC get well soon homeboy!


  • Heals

    I know otherwise, but still is there really such a thing as a small heart attack. I guess only when it happens to someone else. Get well CedCeb…

  • http://dodgers.com Joey E.

    Get well Ced. we’re all rooting for you

  • http://www.slamonline.com spit hot fiyah

    i have a really hard time believing his avg was 21.3 over 11 seasons

  • Marcos

    Just for stats’ sake:

    It was 14.3

    We’re rooting for you, Cedric.

  • Jay

    Oh, and get well soon, Cedric. You were always an exciting player to watch!

  • http://www.twitter.com/_dfrance dfrance21

    I wish Cedric a speedy recovery.