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Jeff Varem
SF/PF - 6'6, 245lbs - 40 years old - 0 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired after 2012 season
  • Birthdate: 07/16/1983
  • Drafted (NBA): Undrafted, 2005
  • Pre-draft team: Washington State
  • Country: Nigeria
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
11th July, 2005FranceSigned a one year contract with Pau-Orthez.
2nd October, 2006NBASigned an unguaranteed one year minimum salary cotnract with Chicago.
13th October, 2006NBAWaived by Chicago.
2nd November, 2006D-LeagueDrafted 47th overall in the 2006 D-League Draft by Sioux Falls Skyforce.
26th March, 2007D-LeagueWaived by Sioux Falls Skyforce.
29th March, 2007D-LeagueAcquired by Tulsa 66ers.
19th April, 2007PhilippinesSigned for the remainder of the PBA Fiesta Confernce with Coca-Cola Tigers.
30th May, 2007PhilippinesReleased by Coca-Cola Tigers.
9th September, 2007FranceSigned a one year contract with ASVEL Villeurbanne.
5th January, 2008FranceReleased by ASVEL Villeurbanne.
13th March, 2009IranSigned for the duration of the WABA Club Championship with Saba Mehr.
7th April, 2009PhilippinesSigned for the remainder of the PBA Fiesta Conference with Barako Bull Energy Boosters.
2nd May, 2009PhilippinesReleased by Barako Bull Energy Boosters
12th December, 2009IranSigned for the remainder of the season with Saba Mehr.
18th July, 2010FranceSigned a one year contract with Limoges.
13th September, 2010FranceReleased by Limoges.
3rd January, 2011South KoreaSigned for the remainder of the season with Anyang KGC.
Career Moves
2001 - 2003Vincennes (Junior College)
2003 - 2005Washington State (NCAA)
July 2005Cleveland Cavaliers (Summer League)
July 2005 - June 2006Pau-Orthez (France)
July 2006Phoenix Suns (Summer League)
October 2006Chicago Bulls (NBA)
November 2006 - March 2007Sioux Falls Skyforce (D-League)
March 2007 - April 2007Tulsa 66ers (D-League)
April 2007 - May 2007Coca-Cola Tigers (Philippines)
July 2007Orlando Magic (Summer League)
September 2007 - January 2008ASVEL Villerbanne (France)
July 2008New Orleans Hornets (Summer League)
March 2009 - April 2009Saba Mehr (Iran)
April 2009 - May 2009Barako Bull (Philippines)
December 2009 - June 2010Saba Mehr (Iran)
July 2010 - September 2010Limoges (France)
January 2011 - June 2011Anyang KGC (South Korea)
Articles about Jeff Varem

May 18, 2010

- Jeff Varem

Former Washington State forward Varem has spent at least part of the year in Iran, playing for Saba Mehr. However, any more information than that is extremely hard to come by. As far as I can tell, he is no longer there, and may not have been for a few months.

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December 19, 2009

Sticking with the Asia theme, in non-Chinese world news, Ekene Ibekwe (of Maryland and Raptors summer league fame) has signed in Iran with a team called Imam Harbour, and former Bulls and Suns camp invitee Jeff Varem has also signed in Iran with Saba Mehr. There, he will replace Priest Lauderdale, as the world's tallest Bulgarian is currently injured.

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