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Old 08-25-2013, 08:33 PM   #12
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Default Re: 2013 FIBA Africa Championship

Originally Posted by Grinder
10/12 members of the Nigerian team were born and raised in the USA.

Ben Uzoh, Ike Diogu, Al-Farouq Aminu, Gani Lawal, and Olumide Oyedeji have all played or play in the NBA.

I'd like to see NBA teams take a look at Alade Aminu. He could be a decent 4th or 5th big man.
That is nuts. Guess people don't play basketball in Nigeria. Even Hakeem didn't really start playing until a relatively late age.

Great thread future repped
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