|.Boris Diaw Atlanta Hawks |
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Height: 6-8 / 2,03
Weight: 203 lbs. / 92,1 kg.
Hometown: Corbeilles (France)
| ||Strengths: Long arms... Excellent athleticism... Good defender... Can play four positions... Very unselfish... Great knowledge of the game. |
|Weaknesses: Has no reliable jump shot... Not a great scoring threat... Lacks killer instinct. |
|Season highs: 13 points and nine rebounds vs. Fortitudo Bologna and six assists vs. FC Barcelona. |
| Grew up with JSA Bordeaux (France). Played there from 1995 to 1998. |
Moved to INSEP, the French National Institute for Sports in 1998-99.
Signed with Pau-Orthez (France) in 2000-01.
Selected by the Atlanta Hawks as 21st overall pick in the 2003 NBA Draft.
MVP and slam-dunk champion in the 1999 Adidas Summer Camp in Germany.
Won the 2000 European Junior Championship with the French National Team.
Won the French League in 2000-01 and 2002-03 with Pau-Orthez.
Won the French Cup in 2001-02 with Pau-Orthez.
Named Newcomer of the Year in the French League in 2001.
Slam-dunk champion in the 2002 French All-Star Game.
Named French League MVP by the players in 2003.
Member of the French National Team.