Hamed Haddadi to Play in Iran Until December

by October 19, 2011

Hamed Haddadi will temporarily head back to hoop in his native home of Iran, reports the Tehran Times: “Memphis Grizzlies center Hamed Haddadi joined Melli Haffari basketball team on Tuesday. The Ahvaz-based basketball team signed Haddadi on a short-term contract for an undisclosed fee. Following the North America’s National Basketball Association (NBA)’s ongoing lockout, the Memphis Grizzlies center joined Melli Haffari to play for the Iranian Basketball League and will return to Memphis in December to take part in the training sessions.”