Arakji forced his way into a loaded Riyadi side at the tender age of 18.
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Wael Arakji, the Lebanese point guard sensation that has been likened to Miami Heat and Slovenia star Goran Dragic, will declare for the 2015 NBA draft, it was announced Sunday.Arakji is the backup point guard for Lebanese champions Riyadi and is widely considered the best young player in the country.Whether or not Arakji makes it all the way to the NBA, the talented point guard is taking Lebanese basketball to a whole new level, and is also expected to be a vital component for the Lebanese national team this summer, as the Cedars seek to clinch a ticket from Asia to the 2016 Rio Olympics.
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