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Longar Longar
C - 6'11, 230lbs - 41 years old - 0 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired after 2014 season
  • Birthdate: 03/03/1983
  • Drafted (NBA): Undrafted, 2008
  • Pre-draft team: Oklahoma
  • Country: Sudan
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
23rd September, 2008CBADrafted 9th overall in the 2008 CBA Draft by Lawton-Fort Sill Cavalry.
October 2008TurkeySigned a one year contract with ITU Istanbul.
15th November, 2008TurkeyReleased by ITU Istanbul.
20th January, 2009D-LeagueAcquired by Los Angeles D-Fenders.
12th March, 2009D-LeagueWaived by Los Angeles D-Fenders due to injury.
4th November, 2009D-LeagueDesignated as a returning player by Los Angeles D-Fenders.
21st December, 2009D-LeagueTraded by Los Angeles D-Fenders to Bakersfield Jam in exchange for Terrence Gamble.
9th January, 2010D-LeagueWaived by Bakersfield Jam due to injury.
28th September, 2010NBASigned an unguaranteed one year minimum salary contract with Oklahoma City.
15th October, 2010NBAWaived by Oklahoma City.
30th October, 2010D-LeagueDesignated as a returning player by Bakersfield Jam.
3rd November, 2010D-LeagueTraded by Bakersfield Jam to Utah Flash in exchange for D'Andre Bell.
6th December, 2010D-LeagueWaived by Utah Flash.
11th September, 2011JapanSigned a one year contract with Sendai 89ers.
26th September, 2011JapanLeft Sendai 89ers.
1st November, 2013D-LeagueDrafted 65th overall in the 2013 D-League Draft by Tulsa 66ers.
4th November, 2013D-LeagueTraded by Tulsa 66ers to Canton Charge in exchange for a 2014 third round pick.
12th November, 2013D-LeagueWaived by Canton Charge.
Career Moves
2004 - 2008Oklahoma (NCAA)
July 2008Minnesota Timberwolves (Summer League)
October 2008 - November 2008ITU Istanbul (Turkey, TBL2)
January 2009 - June 2009Los Angeles D-Fenders (D-League)
July 2009Memphis Grizzlies (Summer League)
November 2009 - December 2009Los Angeles D-Fenders (D-League)
December 2009 - January 2010Bakersfield Jam (D-League)
September 2010 - October 2010Oklahoma City Thunder (NBA)
November 2010Bakersfield Jam (D-League)
November 2010 - December 2010Utah Flash (D-League)
September 2011Sendai 89ers (Japan, BJ League)
November 2013Tulsa 66ers (D-League)
November 2013Canton Charge (D-League)
Articles about Longar Longar

October 6, 2010

Longar Longar will no doubt join them there. He doesn't have a chance of making the big league roster; he's already 27 years old and is just too damn ordinary. He's here to make up the numbers in practice, as regular backup centre Nick Collison is struggling with injury. However, the D-League veteran and local boy has been a solid contributor throughout his career. Last year for the L.A. D-Fenders, Twice As Longar averaged 6.7ppg, 5.7rpg and 1.3bpg; the year before, he averaged 7.8ppg, 6.2rpg and 1.4bpg. Longar will probably return to the D-League, and since the L.A. D-Fenders no longer exist, he's a candidate to join the Tulsa 66ers as well.

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