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Celtics' Lasme living his dream, for now

Updated: October 11, 2010, 2:07 PM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Stephane Lasme thought he had to sacrifice his professional basketball dreams when he was informed he had to leave his Russian club team and return to the United States to complete residency requirements.

But as it turned out, by coming home he might have unknowingly stumbled upon his best opportunity at a second chance in the NBA.

Lasme's incredible basketball odyssey has taken him from his native Gabon in west Africa, to Amherst in western Massachusetts, to Oakland ...

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