HoopsHype Hamed Haddadi rumors

March 9, 2014 Updates

The Chinese Basketball Association season is currently in its playoff semifinals, meaning a slew of former NBA players could be available as free agents in the coming weeks. There has been interest in former Celtic Lester Hudson, who scored 40 points in Xinjiang’s victory over Dongguan. Former Sacramento King Bobby Brown tallied 45 points in that game. Other ex-NBAers in China are Shelden Williams, Delonte West, James Singleton, Donte Green, Yi Jianlian, Dominique Jones, and Hamed Haddadi. Boston Globe

February 20, 2014 Updates
September 27, 2013 Updates

China CBA new comer Sichuan added Iran NT Super Star and best Asian center Hamed Haddadi to their roster . Haddadi played last 5 seasons in NBA. His contract will be +1.3 Million USD for season. Haddadi start last season with Memphis Grizzlies (NBA) then he got traded to Toronto Raptors (NBA). after that he signed at Phoenix Suns (NBA) where he averaged 4.1ppg, 5.1rpg, 1.2bpg in 17 games. Asia-Basket.com

September 19, 2013 Updates

One of the likely reasons why the Knicks are not all in agreement on signing Barron is that they're still evaluating other centers—one of whom is Hamed Haddadi, who worked out for the Knicks last month. "Still not finalized with Hamed. Hope/expect to get closure this week," a source close to Haddadi said via text message. "Don't think it will be New York, but not done." Bleacher Report

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Arash Markazi: My man @HamedHaddadi15 is mulling offers to play in China or the NBA. Hope he knows China can't touch the States when it comes to kabob. Twitter @ArashMarkazi

August 28, 2013 Updates

Jared Zwerling: Sources: Hamed Haddadi had a workout w/ Pelicans. Earl Barron's reps are hoping for #Knicks deal after Labor Day. NYK are Earl's top choice. Twitter @JaredZwerling

August 27, 2013 Updates
August 26, 2013 Updates

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 the official team. ESPN.com

While there are concerns about Haddadi's mobility up and down the court, another source close to the player said the Knicks are intrigued with his size and interior presence. "He won't wow you with his athleticism, but he's a high-volume energy guy and has good skills to be a good, solid defensive backup," the source said, who also noted that Haddadi is open to a veteran's minimum deal. ESPN.com

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