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Hamed Haddadi Tries Hard As Iran Loses To Lithuania 80-67

Former Memphis Grizzlies, Toronto Raptors and Phoenix Suns center 7’2 Hamed Haddadi tried as hard as he could to keep Iran from outright embarrassment as they were losing 80-67 to the far superior team from Lithuania. Head Coach Jonas Kazlauskas didn’t even start his two NBA players, Raptors Jonas Valanciunas and Rockets Donatas Motiejunas.
Via Pro Bball Report
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Hamed Haddadi Considering Offers From China, NBA

Hamed Haddadi is mulling proposals to play in China or the NBA next season. Haddadi had reportedly received interest from the New York Knicks. Haddadi played for the Memphis Grizzlies and finished last season with the Phoenix Suns.
Via RealGM
September 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Haddadi 'still possible' to Knicks

Free-agent center Hamed Haddadi who worked out for the Knicks on Aug. 16 might not be done with the team yet. A source close to the player says it is "still possible" that Haddadi signs with New York. The Knicks technically have only one roster spot remaining but C.J. Leslie and Jeremy Tyler both inked partially guaranteed contracts which means they are not locks to make...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Knicks Want To Add Big Man, Still Could Sign Haddadi

The New York Knicks are focused on adding another big man before next season, according to several sources with knowledge of the team’s plans. Hamed Haddadi worked out for the Knicks earlier this month, before participating in the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship. The Knicks, according to a source, are intrigued by Haddadi’s size and interior presence. Haddadi averaged 4.1 points...
Via RealGM
August 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Knicks Bring in Haddadi For a Look

Iranian center Hamed Haddadi is meeting with Knicks officials today, the Daily News has learned. — Frank Isola (@FisolaNYDN) August 16, 2013   It’s worth noting regarding Haddadi, who worked out for #Knicks today, that his agent recently facilitated the World Peace & Udrih signings. — Jared Zwerling (@JaredZwerling) August 16, 2013   Knickswag Notes: Could this be a “thank...
Via Knickswag
August 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Knicks Interested In Hamed Haddadi

The New York Knicks have expressed interest in Hamed Haddadi. Hadaddi played several seasons with the Memphis Grizzlies before being traded to the Toronto Raptors and then to the Phoenix Suns.
Via RealGM
July 31, 2013  |  Discuss

New Suns Center Hamed Haddadi Chooses To Wear No. 98 As Tribute To Iran

Former Grizzlies center, Hamed Haddadi, who was recently traded twice – first to the Toronto, and then to Phoenix – has decided to sport a new number with the Suns after wearing No. 15 throughout his five season in Memphis. As the only Iranian to reach the NBA, Haddadi has decided to pay tribute to his home country in choosing to wear No. 98, Iran’s national telephone code...
Via Beyond The Buzzer
February 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Hamed Haddadi Dunks On Kenneth Faried

It’s not every day that Hamed Haddadi makes news. In fact, he’s only played in 5 games so far this season on a deep Memphis Grizzlies team. That being said, he did make a nice highlight here, where he dunked on Denver’s Kenneth Faried. You can watch the video here: Not every day that we get to talk about Hamed Haddadi, but I’m glad that we have the opportunity today. That...
Via Pass The Pill
December 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Grizzlies sign Hamed Haddadi to new deal

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...
Via AP on Fox
July 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Grizz Notebook: Memphis not resting on last year

Memphis had a Grizzlies general manager Chris Wallace confirmed Thursday withdrew its 2 million qualifying offer from backup center Hamed Haddadi, a 7-footer who hails from Iran. Haddadi, 26, is now an unrestricted free agent, and can sign with any NBA team without the Grizzlies having a right to match offers. In three seasons with the Grizzlies, Haddadi appeared in 86 games during...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
December 28, 2011  |  Discuss
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