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  • Purdue's Isaac Haas on being called Ivan Drago

    Kansas basketball coach Bill Self thinks Purdue’s Isaac Haas, a 7-foot-2, 290-pound center from Hokes Bluff, Ala., looks strikingly similar to one of Rocky IV’s main characters — Ivan Drago, a super-sized Russian boxer who threatens to end Rocky Balboa’s time as the best boxer in the world. Haas said he’s heard the comparison before.

Kansas basketball coach Bill Self thinks Purdue’s Isaac Haas, a 7-foot-2, 290-pound center from Hokes Bluff, Ala., looks strikingly similar to one of Rocky IV’s main characters — Ivan Drago, a super-sized Russian boxer who threatens to end Rocky Balboa’s time as the best boxer in the world. Haas said he’s heard the comparison before. Chris Fickett The Kansas City Star
Kansas basketball coach Bill Self thinks Purdue’s Isaac Haas, a 7-foot-2, 290-pound center from Hokes Bluff, Ala., looks strikingly similar to one of Rocky IV’s main characters — Ivan Drago, a super-sized Russian boxer who threatens to end Rocky Balboa’s time as the best boxer in the world. Haas said he’s heard the comparison before. Chris Fickett The Kansas City Star
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Purdue’s Isaac Haas on Ivan Drago comparison: ‘I look like him’

March 22, 2017 6:46 PM