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Hasheem Thabeet Declares for the NBA Draft: Where Will He Wind Up?

Published by on April 14, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - NBA

Watch out, here he comes.

ESPN has reported that UConn center Hasheem Thabeet, long thought of as the most dominating defender in college basketball, has declared for the NBA Draft.

At 7'3", Thabeet will find a welcoming home in the NBA, but will he pan out?

In the 2008 college basketball season, Thabeet registered double-digit rebounds 18 times, had 16 games with at least five blocks, and had six games with at least 20 points.

Will his game transfer to the professional level? It is a legitimate question. A sound argument can be made about how his insane average of blocked shots (4.2 per game) is mostly due to his towering size unmatched by those against him.

Is there really any dif...

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