Tagged: Arsalan Kazemi

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Dana Altman’s Top 5 Impact Players

Suffering through this last week after the Ducks’ football loss to Stanford has been miserable.  There was a silver lining, however, in the form of Oregon’s newly-renovated basketball team.  There always seems to be at least...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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E.J. Singler’s Next Stop Is The NBA

The State of Oregon is not typically a hotspot when it comes to breeding NBA athletes.  Only four Oregonians are currently playing in the big show: Detroit Pistons small forward Kyle Singler, Oklahoma City Thunder small...

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Arsalan Kazemi Is NBA Bound

The Iranian-born basketball star made a huge splash on the Oregon sports scene last season. The 6′ 7″, 226-lb power forward helped the Ducks make a Sweet 16 push and played a big part...

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Surprises A Plenty at NBA Draft

The 2013 NBA Draft was one of many story lines.  It was commissioner David Stern’s last NBA draft as he is set to retire this upcoming February.  The consensus projected number one pick, Nerlens Noel, fell...

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Can Moser Fill Role of Kazemi?

Mike Moser and Arsalan Kazemi appear to be polar opposites.  They grew up on opposite ends of the earth; one rocks a beard and the other rocks a half-beard.  One is built like a...