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Longar Longar - C, 6'11, 230
Retired - Retired after 2014 season
       Date of birth: 03/03/1983
       Country: Sudan
     Drafted (NBA): Undrafted, 2008
     Out of: Oklahoma
  NBA Experience: 0 years
  Hand: Right

Date
League
Transaction
23rd September, 2008 CBA Drafted 9th overall in the 2008 CBA Draft by Lawton-Fort Sill Cavalry.
October 2008 Turkey Signed a one year contract with ITU Istanbul.
15th November, 2008 Turkey Released by ITU Istanbul.
20th January, 2009 D-League Acquired by Los Angeles D-Fenders.
12th March, 2009 D-League Waived by Los Angeles D-Fenders due to injury.
4th November, 2009 D-League Designated as a returning player by Los Angeles D-Fenders.
21st December, 2009 D-League Traded by Los Angeles D-Fenders to Bakersfield Jam in exchange for Terrence Gamble.
9th January, 2010 D-League Waived by Bakersfield Jam due to injury.
28th September, 2010 NBA Signed an unguaranteed one year minimum salary contract with Oklahoma City.
15th October, 2010 NBA Waived by Oklahoma City.
30th October, 2010 D-League Designated as a returning player by Bakersfield Jam.
3rd November, 2010 D-League Traded by Bakersfield Jam to Utah Flash in exchange for D'Andre Bell.
6th December, 2010 D-League Waived by Utah Flash.
11th September, 2011 Japan Signed a one year contract with Sendai 89ers.
26th September, 2011 Japan Left Sendai 89ers.
1st November, 2013 D-League Drafted 65th overall in the 2013 D-League Draft by Tulsa 66ers.
4th November, 2013 D-League Traded by Tulsa 66ers to Canton Charge in exchange for a 2014 third round pick.
12th November, 2013 D-League Waived by Canton Charge.
When: Where:
2004 - 2008 Oklahoma (NCAA)
July 2008 Minnesota Timberwolves (Summer League)
October 2008 - November 2008 ITU Istanbul (Turkey, TBL2)
January 2009 - June 2009 Los Angeles D-Fenders (D-League)
July 2009 Memphis Grizzlies (Summer League)
November 2009 - December 2009 Los Angeles D-Fenders (D-League)
December 2009 - January 2010 Bakersfield Jam (D-League)
September 2010 - October 2010 Oklahoma City Thunder (NBA)
November 2010 Bakersfield Jam (D-League)
November 2010 - December 2010 Utah Flash (D-League)
September 2011 Sendai 89ers (Japan, BJ League)
November 2013 Tulsa 66ers (D-League)
November 2013 Canton Charge (D-League)
From blog:


   .....Third Prize Is You're Fired
2010-10-06

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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