Newly acquired Thunder’s Nazr Mohammed familiar with trades, success

Nazr Mohammed
Nazr Mohammed - photo by Nell Redmond | AP

Six years ago Thursday, Gregg Popovich traded for a starting center, made him a backup and gave him 18 minutes a game the rest of the season. The went on to win the 2005 title.  Thursday, the Thunder traded for a starting (mostly) center, made him a backup and probably will give him about 18 minutes a game the rest of the season.  Same guy. Nazr Mohammed.  The Thunder acquired the 6-foot-10 Mohammed on Thursday from the Charlotte Bobcats.

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