Tag: Arsalan Kazemi

After the Buzzer: Dana Altman discusses transfer players, UCLA and Arik Armstead

The Oregon men’s basketball team will face 16-4 UCLA Thursday night at Matthew Knight Arena, and Ducks head coach Dana Altman expects the Bruins to be a tough test. Sophomore guard-forward Kyle Anderson especially impresses Altman, as do freshmen Zach LaVine and Bryce Alford. During Tuesday’s Pac-12 media teleconference, Altman discussed UCLA and Mike Moser […]

Pro Ducks

The NBA may not be littered with former Ducks like the NFL is, but it is only right that we keep tabs on their careers. Men’s hoops at Oregon has not been a big factor in college basketball for most of its existence. However, they are slowly building a very […]

Arsalan Kazemi to the Sixers

Arsalan Kazemi was selected with the 54th pick in the NBA Draft Thursday becoming the first Iranian-born player to be drafted.  After a trade, the Duck forward is now the property of the 76ers. Two other Duck hopefuls, guard E.J. Singler and center Tony Woods’ went undrafted although Singler was invited to […]

Kazemi Receives Praise From ESPN

The NBA Draft will be televised on ESPN tonight, and the network’s partner website — Grantland — gave former Oregon big man Arsalan Kazemi a nice endorsement. Author Brett Koremenos describes Kazemi as “a player who is a nightmare to keep off the glass,” a characterization any Ducks basketball fan would wholeheartedly […]