Frank Hassell
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Frank Hassell
Frank Hassell
No. 21 - Boulazac Basket Dordogne
PositionPower forward / Center
LeagueLNB Pro A
Personal information
Born (1988-10-09) October 9, 1988 (age 32)
Chesapeake, Virginia
Listed height6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Listed weight235 lb (107 kg)
Career information
High schoolIndian River
(Chesapeake, Virginia)
CollegeOld Dominion (2007-2011)
NBA draft2011 / Undrafted
Playing career2011-present
Career history
2011-2012Canton Charge
2012-2013Hapoel Holon
2014-2015Bnei Herzliya
2015-2016Boulazac Dordogne
2016-2018Le Portel
2019-2020Le Portel
2020-presentBoulazac Dordogne
Career highlights and awards

Franklin Hassell (born October 9, 1988) is an American professional basketball player for Boulazac Basket Dordogne of the LNB Pro A. Standing at 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m), he plays as a power forward. In 2012-13, he was the top rebounder in the Israel Basketball Premier League.


Hassell competed in college for Old Dominion. As a senior he averaged 15 points and 9.4 rebounds per game for a team that went 27-7. He was named to the All-CAA First Team. After graduation he played for different teams in Israel, Italy and Turkey.

In 2012-13, he was the top rebounder in the Israel Basketball Premier League.

In 2015-16, Hassell played for Boulazac Dordogne, where he led the league in scoring with 18.4 points per game, and was second in rebounding, at 10.1 per contest.[1]

In July 2018, Hassell competed in The Basketball Tournament for Monarch Nation, a team composed of Old Dominion alumni. The team lost to Overseas Elite in the second round.[2]

On August 2, 2018 he signed a one-year contract with Polish club Stelmet Zielona Góra.[3] However, he left the team in training camp. He signed with Cholet Basket on October 2, 2018.[4]

On July 6, 2019, Hassell returned to Le Portel.[5]

On January 15, 2020, he has signed with Boulazac Basket Dordogne of the LNB Pro A.[6]

The Basketball Tournament

Frank Hassell played for Team Monarch Nation in the 2018 edition of The Basketball Tournament. He averaged team-highs in points (12.5) and rebounds (10.5) per game and shot 83 percent from the free-throw line. Team Monarch Nation reached the second round before falling to eventual champions Overseas Elite.


  1. ^ "Former ODU hoops star Frank Hassell making a name in Europe". The Virginian-Pilot. July 18, 2016. Retrieved 2018.
  2. ^ Brown, Mitch (July 15, 2018). "'Monarch Nation', ODU's alumni team, eliminated from The Basketball Tour". WTKR. Retrieved 2018.
  3. ^ "EUROBASKET NEWS". Retrieved .
  4. ^ "Cholet announces Frank Hassell". Sportando. Retrieved 2018.
  5. ^ "Comment Le Portel a réussi à faire revenir Frank Hassell, l'idole du Chaudron". LA VDN. 6 July 2019. Retrieved 2019.
  6. ^ "Frank Hassell returns to Boulazac". Sportando. January 15, 2020. Retrieved 2020.

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