TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Filipino basketball team Kia Sorento showed interest in signing Iran’s center Hamed Haddadi as the team’s import for their upcoming PBA Commissioner’s Cup campaign.
The 7-foot-2 center led Iran to the 2013 FIBA Asia Men’s Championship held in Manila, the Philippines.
Haddadi played a total of six seasons in the NBA, five with the Memphis Grizzlies and one with Phoenix Suns, Inquirer.net wrote.
“We have e-mailed Haddadi’s agent expressing our intent. The agent said we can talk to him directly,” said Kia assistant coach Glenn Capacio.
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