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Jean-Jacques Conceišao Profile

Name: Jean-Jacques Conceicao

Postion: Power Forward
Born: 04/03/1964
Status: Retired, 02/21/2002
Origin: Angola
Height: 6-8/2,02m
Schools: N/A
Drafted: Undrafted
Languages: Portuguese
Website: InterBasket
Teams (jersey): Angolan National Team, CSP Limoges, Benfica Lisbon, Portugal Telecom
IBN Notes: An intense warrior, Conceišao was the heart and soul of many Angolan National teams.  Although he spent most of his days playing in Europe, Conceicao is still considered a legend in not only Angolan basketball, but in African basketball in general.  After retiring from league play when he led Portugal Telecom to the Portuguese Basketball Championship in 2001, Conceicao found himself on the Angolan 2002 World Championship Team.  Jean Jacques eventually did retired and has since moved on to become Vice President of the Angolan Basketball Federation. 
Jean Jacques Conceišao Links  From our forum: Africa Basketball Forum  Articles and other resources:  Jean-Jacques da Conceišao Video Dunk (YouTube)