We know what Former NBA coach and prolific Quipster Frank Layden would say about Tacko Fall, the newest signing member of Boston Celtics: "They can not teach altitude." Mark Eaton. But Eaton, who had a solid 12-year career behind him, was a full three inches shorter than Case, which stands 7 feet, 7 inches. And though autumn is not exactly ripping the Las Vegas Summer League, Boston has made it a Celtic Thursday and signed a contract for Exhibition 10 for the 2019-20 season, according to The Boston Globe . If he stays, he will be the NBA's biggest player.
"Excited to be part of the Celtics organization, it's the beginning when my dream comes true," tweeted Fall. "There is still a lot to do to secure a place on the active squad at the beginning of the season, I will remain modest, but I am hungry and determined!"
CELTICS 'ROOKIE'S INCREDIBLE HEIGHT IN THIS AMAZING PICTURE
The two greatest players ever to be included in the NBA are Gheorghe Muresan and Manute Bol Both also measure 7 feet, 7 inches.
In five games for The Celtics' Summer League, Fall Team, averaged 7.2 points, 4.0 rebounds and 1
Fall played his college ball in Central Florida, where he scored an average of 10.1 points, 7.7 rebounds and 2.4 blocks.
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There is no guarantee that the autumn leaves the training camp. But if it fails, it is not due to lack of greatness or determination. Herbst was born in Senegal and grew up as a football player. He arrived in the US at the age of 16, playing basketball here for the first time, training with former NBA legend Hakeem Olajuwon. In a memorable moment of his college career, Case tipped against the great Senegalese man and the only one-centimeter shorter UC Irvine center Mamadou N & # 39; Diaye. Their combined heights set a record.