Divac cleared of dodging army service
BELGRADE, Serbia-Montenegro -- Former NBA star Vlade Divac was cleared Friday of draft dodging in his native country.
Prosecutors dropped the charges a day after Serbian Prime Minister Vojislav Kostunica came to the player's defense. Kostunica said Divac had "proven his patriotism innumerable times during his long career" in basketball.
"What hurt me the most was the negative way my country was
presented [in the U.S.] through this case," Divac said at a
meeting with Serbia-Montenegro's ...
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