Tacko Fall is a 7-foot-5 high school basketball player

Oklahoma City Thunder center Hasheem Thabeet is currently the tallest player in the NBA. The former UConn standout stands at 7 feet, 3 inches tall. Tacko Fall is two inches taller than him, and he’s only a high schooler. At 7-foot-5, Fall is the tallest high school basketball player in the country. He would also […]
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Hasheem Thabeet Takes ‘Dentist Selfie’ From Chair as Thunder Center Gets Dental Checkup

Yes, this is worthy of a story. Welcome to the Internet. You may know Hasheem Thabeet as the tallest active player in the NBA, at 7-foot-3. Or you may know him as the No. 2 pick in the 2009 draft who has scored four points, total, in three appearances this season. Or you may know him as the onetime UConn big man who is probably singularly responsible for Andre Drummond falling to...
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December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Hasheem Thabeet Suspended 1 Game

Tallest active player in the league and former number two overall pick Hasheem Thabeet has been suspended one game according to a report from ESPN’s Brian Windhorst: Thunder's Hasheem Thabeet suspended a game for head butting Pelicans' Greg Stiemsma in preseason game. — Brian Windhorst (@WindhorstESPN) October 21, 2013 Thabeet, a seven foot three backup ...The post Hasheem...
Via The League News
October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Thabeet suspended a game for head-butt

NEW YORK (AP) -- Oklahoma City center Hasheem Thabeet has been suspended one game without pay by the NBA for head-butting the Pelicans' Greg Stiemsma. Thabeet banged his head into Stiemsma's after the pair exchanged shoves during the Thunder's 105-102 loss on Thursday. The NBA says Monday that Thabeet will miss the first game that he is eligible and physically able...
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October 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Thunder Hasheem Thabeet Wants Portland Crowd to Give Him Some Head (Video)

  Does anyone else remember back when Thunder center Hasheem Thabeet went # 2 in the NBA Draft? No? Yeah, me neither. Sad to say this big an never reached the potential scouts and GMs thought he had when he entered the league. So when this is the most note-worthy thing you have ever done [...]
Via Word On The Game
April 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Hasheem Thabeet makes obscene gesture to Blazers fans (Video)

After Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant was fined by the league for making an obscene gesture against the Golden State Warriors, I assumed that Thunder players would be on their best behavior.Sadly, back-up center Hasheem Thabeet got caught making an obscene gesture at Portland Trail Blazers fans in the third quarter of play.Watch as Hasheem gets bowled over by LaMarcus...
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April 13, 2013  |  Discuss

J.J. Barea Tries To Dribble Through Hasheem Thabeet’s Legs

Shaqtin’ A Fool candidate? Six-foot Timberwolves point guard, J.J. Barea, attempted to dribble through seven-foot-three Hasheem Thabeet’s legs, head first, during Friday’s game against the Thunder.
Via Beyond The Buzzer
March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

JJ Barea tries dribbling through Thabeet's legs

The Minnesota Timberwolves and the Oklahoma City Thunder squared off Friday evening, and it’s actually a closely contested match as the Timberwolves lost a close one to the Los Angeles Lakers this week, and are fired up, of course.  At the beginning of the second quarter, Timberwolves’ J.J. Barea was attempting to get by Thunder’s [...]The post J.J. Barea Tries to Dribble...
Via The NBA Passionista
March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Hasheem Thabeet Gets Ejected — Is Still Having His Best Week Ever

Click here to view the embedded video. Fresh off his first career double-double Monday night (13 points, 10 rebounds), Thunder center Hasheem Thabeet pulled off an even more impressive feat in Wednesday’s game against the Houston Rockets: a rescinded ejection. The former #2 overall pick got in a minor dust-up with fellow 2009 draftee James Harden after a tough no-call, and referee...
Via Next Impulse Sports
November 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Thabeet Working To Improve Hands

Hasheem Thabeet had an impressive game offensively on Wednesday for the Thunder, scoring 10 points on 5-for-6 shooting in 14 minutes.
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October 11, 2012  |  Discuss

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