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Delonte West applies for job at Home Depot

08.17.11 at 1:16 pm ET

The NBA has made little progress in lifting its lockout, which has forced many players to seek alternative money-making methods in the offseason. While a cast of stars seem poised to play overseas, Celtics guard Delonte West is apparently looking for work on a local scale.

“It’s official. Pride 2 the side,” West tweeted. “Just filled out [an] application at Home Depot. Lockout aint a game.”

West had attempted to explore opportunities abroad earlier this month, but a judge apparently ruled that he could not play overseas because of his two years of unsupervised probation for weapons charges in July of 2010.

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