Sebastian Telfair is hopeful that his time playing in China will rejuvenate his career now that he's back in the NBA with the Oklahoma City Thunder.
“I’m definitely unsatisfied,” Telfair said of his career. “I’m a hooper, I’m a player, I like to play a lot. I just didn’t get as many opportunities as I would have liked.”
Telfair turned down a two-year, $7 million...
Oklahoma City Thunder: Sebastian Telfair Contract Grade
By Ciaran Mills: Staff Writer/Hoopstuff…
Contract: 1 season, vet’s minimum.
Sebastian Telfair officially announced his return to the NBA on Tuesday, when he signed with the Oklahoma City Thunder. It will be his 10th season in the Association, having played for 7 NBA teams already. He spent last year playing in China for...
A move that’s been known about for weeks was made official on Tuesday.
The Thunder has signed veteran point guard Sebastian Telfair to a one-year non-guaranteed veteran minimum deal.
“We are pleased to have the opportunity to welcome Sebastian to the Thunder organization and Oklahoma City community,” Sam Presti said in a press release.
Before finalizing his contract to return to the NBA, Sebastian Telfair rejected one of the most lucrative proposals in professional basketball overseas – a two-year, $7 million deal from a team in the Chinese Basketball Association, his agent Joel Bell told RealGM.
Telfair starred in the Chinese league a season ago, averaging 26 points and six assists, and a club came to him with...
Sebastian Telfair has been prolonging his basketball career by taking his talents overseas. Since the 2013 season, Sebastian has been playing point guard in the Chinese Basketball Association. Alex Kennedy of Basketball Insiders reports that Telfair is drawing interest from several NBA teams and plans on making a comeback.By Dlz28 from Wikimedia CommonsSebastian Telfair is drawing...
The Los Angeles Lakers have expressed interest in free agent point guard Sebastian Telfair, along with the San Antonio Spurs according to Alex Kennedy of HoopsWorld:
Source confirms that the Los Angeles Lakers and San Antonio Spurs have expressed interest in free agent point guard Sebastian Telfair.— Alex Kennedy (@AlexKennedyNBA) September 3, 2013
Seeing as the Lakers already...
The New York Knicks are continuing their search for perimeter help. Alex Kennedy of Hoop World is reporting that the Knicks are pursuing New York native Sebastian Telfair.
The Knicks continue to pursue Sebastian Telfair, according to sources. Not only did they reach out to his camp, they spoke to him directly.
— Alex Kennedy (@AlexKennedyNBA) July 4, 2013
Telfair has never played...
Phoenix Suns guard Sebastian Telfair tried to get a foul call by flopping after he hit New York Knicks guard Pablo Prigioni in the face during Sunday's NBA game at MSG.
No word yet if Telfair has been warned by the league, but at least he was called for an offensive foul on the play.
H/T Business Insider.
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This video was too great not to share. Former Celtic Nate Robinson makes use of his 5'8" frame and goes through Sebastian Telfair's legs before making a lay-up. Hilarious.
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PHOENIX -- First-year Phoenix Suns point guard Sebastian Telfair knows he's not expected to be Steve Nash. He's right, but that doesn't mean he won't try to be.
With the NBA's schedule shortened and condensed by the lockout, Telfair's role as backup point guard takes on an amplified importance, particularly in the Suns' fast-paced offense.