Posted July 28, 2012 on AP on Fox
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The Memphis Grizzlies say they have signed Hamed Haddadi to a new undisclosed deal. The 27-year-old center averaged 2 points, 2 rebounds and .74 blocks in 5.9 minutes in 35 games for Memphis last season. He also made four appearances for the Grizzlies in the 2012 playoff run. Haddadi is the first Iranian to ever play in the NBA. A native of Ahvaz, Iran, Haddadi owns NBA career averages of 2.1 points and 2.2 rebounds in 6.1 minutes in 121 games in four seasons, all with the Grizzlies.
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The Memphis Grizzlies re-signed center Hamed Haddadi, the team announced Saturday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The first Iranian ever to play in the NBA, Haddadi averaged 2.0 points, 2.0 rebounds and a career-high 0.74 blocks in 5.9 minutes in 35 games for Memphis last season. He also shot 54.2 percent from the field. He has played all four seasons of his NBA career with Memphis.
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