Belal Abiad

Name: Belal Abiad Where are you from? Australian/Lebanese How old are you? 09/02/1979 When did you start playing the game? Age 14 What made you interested in playing basketball? My brother and friends playing the game Do you remember your first organized basketball game? Yes How did you play and how did it make you feel? I scored of the jump ball on my own basket lol, i didn’t know the rules at all. When did you begin to take basketball seriously and why? Age 20 in Australia, I felt i have some skill, when i was 21 i flew to Lebanon and participated in the National team training before they flew to Indiana to participate in the world championship. I have been serious about the game ever since Does your family support you playing basketball? Absolutely What influenced you to play basketball? My brother What is your favorite aspect of playing basketball? I like the feeling when i make a perfect assist that no one had a clue it was gonna happen, but me. That being said i enjoy dunking too. What is your motivation to play? Better my self and constantly learning What are your habits before a game? Music and warm up by taking few shots and ofcourse stretching Do play other sports competitively, which sports? Not competitively, but i like tennis, soccer and volleyball What is your favorite food to eat before and after games? 3-4 hrs before a game, i like to have a nice pasta dish, after the game i can not eat straight away but few hours later, I ll eat something depends on what i feel like. What is your favorite pre-game music? Arabic, R&B, Hip Hop How often do you workout? Once a day Do...