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Al Naser signs Jarrid Famous - Jan 2, 2017


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Jarrid
Famous
Al Naser Dubai (D1) signed 29-year old Lebanese ex-international power forward Jarrid Famous (209-109kg-88, college: S.Florida). He is a dual citizen owning also American passport. Heplayed earlier that season for Maccabi Haifa (Winner League) in Israel where in 6 SBL games he had 4.8ppg and 4.7rpg this season.
In 2011 Famous was drafted by Iowa Energy (D-League) as #3 pick overall.
The former University of South Florida standoutis in his sixth season in pro basketball.
Famous has tried to make it to the NBA and played in the NBA Pro Summer League in 2016.
The list of the past achievements is quite long as among others he was voted Asia-Basket.com Lebanese League All-Domestic Players Team back in 2014. Famous was a member of Lebanese Senior National Team back in 2012.
He is quite experienced player. Famous has played in ten different countries on four different continents (Europe, Asia, Latin America and of course North America). He has played previously professionally in Bahrain (Al Muharraq), China (Jiangsu Dragons and Fujian), Dominican Rep., Philippines (Globalport), Taiwan (Yulon Luxgen), Venezuela (Bucaneros), NBA (Dallas Mavericks), Lebanon (Sagesse), D-League (Texas Legends) and Japan (Akita Happinets).

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