|5 Gorgui Dieng Minnesota Timberwolves|
Height: 6-11 / 2.11
Weight: 245 lbs. / 111.1 kg.
|All about defense and rebounding... Has a mid-range shot... Pretty raw at this point.|
Attended the Huntington Prep in Huntington, West Virginia.
Played college ball at Louisville from 2010 to 2013.
Selected by the Utah Jazz as 21st overall pick in the 2013 NBA Draft. Draft rights traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves. Signed with the team in July 2013.
Named to the BEC All-Tournament Team in 2012.
Named BEC Defensive Player of the Year in 2013.
Named to the All-BEC 1st Team in 2013.
Won the NCAA title with Louisville in 2013.
Voted to the HoopsHype.com All-Rookie 2nd Team in 2013-14.
Named to the NBA All-Rookie 2nd Team in 2013-14.
Member of the Senegalese National Team.
|Free Agency 2014|
|Free Agency 2015|
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