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Brian Zoubek Interview: Big Man Lands In The NBA (Video)

INDIANAPOLIS - APRIL 05:  Brian Zoubek #55 of the Duke Blue Devils attempts a shot against the Butler Bulldogs during the 2010 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball National Championship game at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 5, 2010 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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Marcus ShockleyCorrespondent IAugust 14, 2010

Brian Zoubek managed to move from a "project" big man to the starting center for the 2010 National Champion Duke Blue Devils. With his collegiate career behind him, many expected Zoubs to move his game overseas, but a strong summer league showing in Orlando changed that.

With the New Jersey Nets attempting to stockpile big men as much as possible, Zoubek's play in the summer league got him another look, and ultimately a contract, with the NBA team. Here's an exclusive interview with Zoubek from the summer league games, where he talks about what he's been working on since he left the Blue Devils' Durham, NC campus and moved to the pro game.


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