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PHOTO: Enes Kanter dwarfed by world’s tallest man

Enes Kanter made headlines this summer when he inked a $70 million four-year contract with Oklahoma City.   However, if OKC was really looking for some “Turkish Thunder” to protect the rim, they may have been better off scouting Sultan Kosem, who, at 8’3″, just happens to be the world’s tallest man.  Here’s a recently taken picture of Enes and his fellow countryman...
Via The Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Thunder's Kanter looks tiny next to the world's tallest man (PHOTOS)

Oklahoma City Thunder big man Enes Kanter is a large human by any standard. Standing 6-11, 245 lbs., Kanter is quite massive, even in the NBA, where the average player fluctuates between 6-6 and 6-7 and about 220 lbs.  But there are exceptions to every rule, and this is one: Kanter looks normal-sized, even tiny, standing next to Sultan Kösen, the tallest man in the world: Kösen...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

6'11" Oklahoma City Thunder center + "world's tallest man" = you're small

With the World Tallest Man! (8'3) "Sultan Kosem" from Turkey. We should try to get him in @okcthunder @NBA @GWR Lol— Enes Kanter (@Enes_Kanter) August 27, 2015[Dr. Dan Carson]Please follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Like us on Facebook, Or return home for award winning writing.
Via Bob's Blitz
4 days ago  |  Discuss

World’s tallest man dwarfs 6-foot-11 Enes Kanter

Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter, who is 6-foot-11, looked short when he stood next to the tallest living male on the planet. Kanter tweeted out a picture of himself with Sultan Kosen, an 8’3″ Turkish man. With the World Tallest Man! (8’3) “Sultan Kosem” from Turkey. We should try to get him in @okcthunder @NBA @GWR Lol — Enes Kanter...
Via Sports-Glory
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Why did the Oklahoma City Thunder bring Kanter back but not Harden?

Enes Kanter The Oklahoma City Thunder have been contenders since the arrival of Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook. They even had James Harden on their roster for a few years. The Thunder have been making all the right moves this past decade and have an even better chance to win the championship this coming season. The Thunder were able to acquire Enes Kanter before the trade deadline...
July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Thunder to match Blazers' offer to Enes Kanter

The Oklahoma City Thunder will have to work out new contracts for Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook over the next couple seasons. What might already prove to be an unenviable task could even become more difficult with news that Oklahoma City plans to match the four-year, $70 million offer sheet the Portland Blazers gave to center Enes Kanter last week. Source indicates OKC will...
Via Sportsnaut
July 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Oklahoma City Thunder: The pros of keeping Enes Kanter

Kanter is letting the money do the talking Enes Kanter signed an offer sheet by the Portland Trail Blazers this past week worth $70 million over four years. Furthermore, shortly after the announcement, General Manager of the Oklahoma City Thunder—Sam Presti said “our intention has been to match offers on Enes and nothing has changed in this regard”. So it seems that the...
July 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Enes Kanter to sign max offer with Portland Trail Blazers

The Portland Trailblazers have been looking for a way to replace recently-departed All-Star LaMarcus Aldridge, and on Friday they may have found it. Reports claim the Trail Blazers have agreed to a max offer with power forward Enes Kanter worth $70 million over four years. Kanter is a restricted free agent and his current team, the Oklahoma City Thunder, have three days to match...
Via Rumors and Rants
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Blazers sign Kanter to 4-year, $70M offer sheet

If the Oklahoma City Thunder want to keep restricted free agent Enes Kanter, it’s going to take a lot of creative work on their part. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports is reporting that the Portland Trail Blazers have signed the veteran center to a max four-year, $70 million offer sheet. OKC restricted free agent Enes Kanter signing a four-year, $70M maximum contract offer...
Via Sportsnaut
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Oklahoma City Thunder: How bad do OKC want Enes Kanter back?

#34 Enes Kanter At the end of the 2014-15 NBA Season, Center for the Oklahoma City Thunder Enes Kanter became a restricted free agent (RFA). With a successful season in Oklahoma after landing there due to a three-team trade, the big man averaged 18.7 points per game as well as 11 rebounds per game. A consistent center that averages a double-double is definitely worth a lot of money...
July 07, 2015  |  Discuss

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