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MaJic Dorsey Inks Deal with Duhok of Iraq - Mar 4, 2012


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MaJic Dorsey
Coming off the best season of his professional career, LNBP Player of the Year MaJic Dorsey (185-PG-81, agency: Court Side, college: S.Indiana) has inked a lucrative deal with top Iraqi club Duhok. Duhok has a critical game coming up on Monday in Lebanon as they will face Riyadi-Aramex of Jordan for a spot in the FIBA Asia Clubs Championships which will take place in Lebanon later this year. Having lost in the quarterfinals of the WABA league to the same club, Duhok added the 30-year old Dorsey to pair with veteran big man Malcolm Battles as their two imports. Dorsey, a Baltimore, Maryland native, spent this past season in Mexico, beginning the season with Halcones UV Xalapa before playing the majority of his time Aguilas Rojas de San Juan del Rio. With Aguilas is where Dorsey truly made his mark. In 27 games he averaged a league-leading 30.5 points per game, to go along with 2.4 rebounds, 8.7 assists (#2) and 2.1 steals (#2) over 27 contests. For his efforts, Dorsey was named the Eurobasket.com LNBP Player of the Year and Import Player of the Year.
In consecutive games he set the LNBP and then FIBA assists records, tallying 21 and 23 respectively.
A veteran of five NBA D-League seasons, the 6-1 Dorsey has started 72 of 147 career D-League games, with career averages of 9.1 points, 1.9 rebounds and 3.3 steals while shooting 43.2% from the field and 83.0% from the free-throw line.
Dorsey arrived in Lebanon a few days ago and has already begun training with Duhok and head coach Tamer Radif. Though the contract is for only a two week period, an impressive showing here could lead the way to further opportunities in the region. According to Dorsey, Coach Radif is a great person and accepted me as soon as I stepped off the plane, he has treated me like his own son and I hope to re-ay the favor by helping the team advance to the Asian Clubs Championships. Regarding new teammate Malcolm Battles, He is a true professional both on and off the court. We knew each other from our time splaying in Mexico and he wholeheartedly endorsed the clubs decision to bring me in, saying I was the best point guard he had ever seen in person. He's also really helped me adjust to the culture differences and feeling comfortable while with the club.
Coming off such a spectacular season statistically, Dorsey is ready for a new challenge and opportunity that awaits on Monday. According to Dorsey, Elie El Khoury was instrumental in helping me land the opportunity with Duhok, and I am truly grateful for the chance to make the fans and club management proud.   




Kosay Hatem
Kosay Hatem backs to head coach of Qatari National Team position !! - 2 days ago
Qatari basketball federation has announced earlier today that the Iraqi coach Kosay Hatem will be the new head coach of Qatar National Team in the upcoming events, Actually it won't be the first experience for coach Kosay in this position, he leaded the Qatari National Team to win the Pan Arab Games in Doha in 2011. The specialist Iraqi coach has been coaching Al Gharrafah club since season 2009-2010 until now, he leaded the club to win the league in 2014 and Emir cup three times, he also...   [read more]
Superleague Round 5 (Second Stage): Nift Al-Janoub loses to Al Nift in the game between Top 4 teams - 17 days ago
Very significant was Al Nift's (#1, 22-3) victory against 3rd placed Nift Al-Janoub (18-7) 83-62. Al Nift (22-3) have an impressive series of five victories in a row. They maintain first place. Newly promoted Nift Al-Janoub keeps the third position with seven games lost. Al Nift are looking forward to face bottom-ranked Al Karkh (#6) on the road in the next round which should be theoretically another easy game. Nift Al-Janoub will play against Al Kahraba and it may be a tough game between...   [read more]
Superleague Round 1 of Second Stage - 1 month ago
The biggest surprise of round 1 in Superleague took place in Baghdad where host Al Shurtah (8-3) beat Al Mina (3-8) 97-80 on Friday evening. Al Mina will play next round against strong Al Nift trying to make it back to the top of the standings. Al Shurtah will try to continue on its current victory against Al Kahraba. It will be extra interesting game as Al Kahraba is their local rival from Baghdad. Al Nift defeated Al Karkh in Baghdad 99-88. Al Karkh will play next round against strong...   [read more]


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