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Gorgui Dieng

25-Year-Old    C,PF    Minnesota Timberwolves

2014-15 NBA Stats

PTS

9.9

REB

8.4

AST

2.0

STL

1.0

BLK

1.7

2014-15 NBA ROS Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Gorgui Dieng came on like gangbusters at the end of the 2013-14 season. After languishing on the bench for the first four months of the season, Dieng showed that he could be an impact rebounder and scorer at the center position. In a seven-game stretch in March, Dieng had fi...

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HT: 6' 11"   WT: 230 lbs   DOB: 1/18/1990  College: Louisville   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #21 Overall in 2013   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed with the Timberwolves in July of 2013.

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Dieng scored 19 points (9-10 FG, 1-4 FT) with 11 rebounds, six blocks and two steals in 48 minutes during Thursday's OT win over the Knicks.

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Gorgui Dieng NBA Stats – Per Game
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2013-14 23 MIN 60 13.6 4.8 5.0 0.7 0.5 0.8 0.0 49.8 63.4 0.9 1.7 3.3 0.0 100.0 1.9 3.8 1.0 1.6
2014-15 24 MIN 72 30.3 9.9 8.4 2.0 1.0 1.7 0.0 50.7 78.3 1.8 3.1 5.3 0.1 16.7 3.6 7.1 2.7 3.4
Rest Of Season Projections 25 MIN 10 32.8 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Gorgui Dieng
Preseason Projections 25 MIN 74 25.2 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Gorgui Dieng

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Gorgui Dieng NBA Stats – Recent Stat Breakdown
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Time Period G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
Last 7 Days 4 38.0 13.8 7.0 1.8 1.3 1.8 0.0 60.6 93.8 2.3 2.3 4.8 0.3 0.0 5.0 8.3 3.8 4.0
Last 14 Days 8 38.6 12.6 7.1 1.9 1.4 2.5 0.0 55.6 70.0 2.3 2.1 5.0 0.1 0.0 5.0 9.0 2.6 3.8
Last 30 Days 16 35.8 11.2 8.0 1.7 1.3 1.8 0.0 55.9 78.3 2.3 2.3 5.7 0.1 0.0 4.1 7.4 2.9 3.8
Last 5 Games 5 40.0 14.8 7.8 1.6 1.4 2.6 0.0 67.4 80.0 2.2 2.4 5.4 0.2 0.0 5.8 8.6 3.2 4.0
Last 10 Games 10 38.2 13.2 7.8 2.2 1.4 2.3 0.0 58.1 76.2 2.6 2.3 5.5 0.1 0.0 5.0 8.6 3.2 4.2
Last 20 Games 20 33.8 10.5 8.2 1.7 1.1 1.6 0.0 53.5 75.0 2.1 2.5 5.7 0.1 0.0 3.8 7.1 2.9 3.8

 

Gorgui Dieng Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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Date Opponent PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
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Gorgui Dieng – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#2 Center
Also Listed As:  #2 Power Forward

XNikola Pekovic

1.  Gorgui Dieng

XKevin Garnett

2.  Justin Hamilton

Minnesota Timberwolves

True Shooting Percentage

57.4%

True Shooting % in 2014-15

In 2014-15, Gorgui Dieng has a true shooting percentage of 57.4%.

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Gorgui Dieng NBA Stats – Per 36 Minutes
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2013-14 23 MIN 60 36.0 12.6 13.2 1.7 1.3 2.2 0.0 49.8 63.4 2.4 4.5 8.7 0.0 100.0 5.0 10.0 2.6 4.1
2014-15 24 MIN 72 36.0 11.7 10.0 2.4 1.2 2.0 0.0 50.7 78.3 2.1 3.7 6.3 0.1 16.7 4.3 8.4 3.1 4.0
Rest Of Season Projections 25 MIN 10 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Gorgui Dieng
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Gorgui Dieng NBA Stats – Totals
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2013-14 23 MIN 60 818 286 300 39 30 50 1 49.8 63.4 54 103 197 1 100.0 113 227 59 93
2014-15 24 MIN 72 2184 710 607 146 71 122 1 50.7 78.3 126 224 383 6 16.7 259 511 191 244
Rest Of Season Projections 25 MIN 10 328 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Gorgui Dieng
Preseason Projections 25 MIN 74 1865 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Gorgui Dieng

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Gorgui Dieng NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2013-14 23 MIN 60 13.6 53.4 50.0 10.8 15.0 0.7 8.4
2014-15 24 MIN 72 30.3 57.4 50.8 16.4 14.2 1.2 17.0
Rest Of Season Projections 25 MIN 10 32.8 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 rest of season projections for Gorgui Dieng
Preseason Projections 25 MIN 74 25.2 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Gorgui Dieng

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Gorgui Dieng 2014-15 NBA Game Log
Date Opponent MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Mar 27 at HOU 38 18 12 4 1 1 0 7 11 4 4 0 0 3 9 1
Mar 25 LAL 33 10 3 1 1 2 6 4 6 2 2 0 0 1 2 5
Mar 23 at UTA 45 11 5 1 3 3 1 4 8 3 4 0 0 3 2 5
Mar 22 CHA 36 16 8 1 0 1 2 5 8 6 6 0 1 2 6 4
Mar 19 at NYK 48 19 11 1 2 6 2 9 10 1 4 0 0 3 8 3
Mar 18 at TOR 38 6 7 3 1 2 4 2 9 2 4 0 0 1 6 1
Mar 16 BKN 39 11 5 4 2 4 1 4 7 3 4 0 0 2 3 3
Mar 15 at SAS 32 10 6 0 1 1 2 5 13 0 2 0 0 2 4 3
Mar 13 at OKC 42 21 14 3 2 3 6 7 10 7 8 0 0 4 10 3
Mar 11 at PHO 31 10 7 4 1 0 2 3 4 4 4 0 0 2 5 4
Mar 9 at LAC 27 6 10 1 0 1 0 3 8 0 0 0 0 1 9 2
Mar 7 POR 27 6 5 4 1 1 2 2 3 2 2 0 0 1 4 4
Mar 4 DEN 33 8 10 0 1 2 3 2 5 4 4 0 0 4 6 4
Mar 2 LAC 39 10 11 0 1 2 2 4 8 2 2 0 0 3 8 5
Feb 28 MEM 39 13 9 0 2 0 1 4 6 5 6 0 0 4 5 3
Feb 27 at CHI 25 4 5 0 1 0 3 1 2 2 4 0 0 1 4 0
Feb 25 WAS 25 6 7 0 1 0 2 3 7 0 0 0 0 2 5 1
Feb 23 at HOU 27 7 14 4 1 1 0 1 4 5 6 0 0 5 9 5
Feb 20 PHO 38 15 12 1 0 2 2 6 8 3 6 0 0 4 8 3
Feb 11 GSW 14 2 2 2 0 0 1 0 5 2 4 0 0 1 1 0
Feb 9 ATL 24 6 12 3 1 5 0 3 6 0 0 0 0 4 8 1
Feb 8 at DET 15 2 3 1 1 0 3 1 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 4
Feb 6 MEM 21 4 7 0 0 0 1 2 4 0 0 0 0 2 5 3
Feb 4 MIA 27 13 9 1 0 1 1 4 5 5 5 0 0 2 7 2
Feb 2 at DAL 21 9 9 2 1 0 1 4 8 1 2 0 0 5 4 3
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Jan 31 CLE 20 4 3 3 1 1 0 0 3 4 6 0 0 3 0 2
Jan 30 at PHI 32 14 10 2 2 3 3 5 10 4 5 0 1 3 7 2
Jan 28 BOS 35 16 14 1 0 3 1 6 11 4 5 0 1 2 12 2
Jan 26 at OKC 36 6 18 2 1 3 2 3 8 0 0 0 0 6 12 2
Jan 25 at ATL 28 9 7 4 0 1 1 3 6 3 4 0 0 2 5 3
Jan 23 NOP 35 14 15 3 0 1 3 6 12 2 3 0 0 3 12 0
Jan 21 DAL 25 6 7 1 0 0 1 3 6 0 0 0 0 5 2 1
Jan 19 at CHA 33 9 10 1 0 4 5 3 10 2 2 1 1 2 8 2
Jan 17 at DEN 37 12 8 5 1 1 4 4 8 4 4 0 0 1 7 4
Jan 16 at PHO 34 12 6 4 0 2 1 5 10 2 2 0 0 3 3 3
Jan 13 at IND 38 10 10 6 3 2 4 3 7 4 4 0 0 4 6 3
Jan 10 SAS 31 18 12 1 1 4 0 7 11 4 4 0 0 5 7 1
Jan 9 at MIL 28 4 5 2 1 3 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 4 0
Jan 7 PHO 38 8 9 4 1 1 1 3 10 2 4 0 0 6 3 1
Jan 5 DEN 35 22 12 0 2 3 2 8 12 6 6 0 0 6 6 2
Jan 3 UTA 33 10 6 1 1 2 1 2 7 6 6 0 0 2 4 4
Jan 1 SAC 30 15 10 2 0 2 3 7 10 1 4 0 0 7 3 4
Dec 30 at UTA 34 8 6 6 1 2 3 4 9 0 0 0 1 3 3 3
Dec 27 at GSW 26 8 6 2 0 2 3 2 6 4 6 0 0 3 3 2
Dec 26 at DEN 36 14 13 2 2 4 0 5 12 4 6 0 0 4 9 2
Dec 23 at CLE 36 20 11 2 3 4 2 6 10 8 8 0 0 3 8 3
Dec 21 IND 33 10 7 3 0 0 4 3 5 4 4 0 0 3 4 1
Dec 19 at BOS 33 9 4 1 1 2 2 4 10 1 1 0 0 4 0 3
Dec 16 at WAS 37 12 12 1 0 3 0 3 8 6 8 0 0 3 9 3
Dec 14 LAL 36 9 9 2 1 2 2 4 9 1 3 0 0 6 3 3
Dec 12 OKC 37 11 9 4 2 4 1 4 5 3 8 0 0 4 5 4
Dec 10 POR 22 6 9 0 0 1 1 2 3 2 2 0 0 6 3 4
Dec 8 GSW 27 6 11 4 0 2 1 2 4 2 2 0 0 0 11 1
Dec 6 at SAS 26 8 7 1 1 1 1 1 4 6 6 0 0 4 3 4
Dec 5 HOU 31 15 6 2 3 0 2 6 9 3 3 0 0 3 3 6
Dec 3 PHI 41 15 16 2 2 0 4 6 12 3 5 0 0 2 14 1
Dec 1 at LAC 20 7 4 5 1 0 0 3 5 1 1 0 0 3 1 4
Nov 30 at POR 37 11 8 4 2 0 1 4 10 3 4 0 0 2 6 1
Nov 28 at LAL 23 4 7 8 0 0 0 1 2 2 2 0 0 2 5 4
Nov 26 MIL 36 4 8 1 2 2 0 1 3 2 2 0 0 6 2 2
Nov 22 SAC 39 12 10 1 2 2 1 5 10 2 2 0 0 4 6 4
Nov 21 SAS 30 9 10 1 1 3 2 3 8 3 4 0 0 6 4 2
Nov 19 NYK 32 8 7 4 5 1 2 4 7 0 0 0 0 5 2 3
Nov 15 at DAL 26 12 8 1 1 0 2 5 9 2 2 0 0 3 5 5
Nov 14 at NOP 29 7 9 2 0 1 4 1 2 5 8 0 0 5 4 1
Nov 12 HOU 14 8 3 2 0 2 1 3 7 2 2 0 1 1 2 1
Nov 8 at MIA 18 12 6 0 0 1 2 4 7 4 4 0 0 3 3 4
Nov 7 at ORL 25 11 10 1 2 2 1 5 9 1 2 0 0 2 8 3
Nov 5 at BKN 16 2 5 0 0 2 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 1
Nov 1 CHI 16 10 8 0 0 0 0 3 4 4 5 0 0 4 4 3
Oct 30 DET 17 4 5 0 0 2 0 1 2 2 2 0 0 1 4 0
Oct 29 at MEM 19 6 8 1 0 3 1 3 4 0 0 0 0 4 4 1

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Gorgui Dieng: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Dieng posted a monster line Friday against the Thunder, contributing 21 points, 14 rebounds, three assists, two steals, and three blocks in 42 minutes of action.

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Dieng will get the start at center Friday, T-Wolves radio announcer Alan Horton reports.

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Dieng started the second half as Nikola Pekovic left the game and did not return with an ankle injury. Dieng finished with 10 points (3-4 FG, 4-4 FT) with seven rebounds, four assists and one steal in 31 minutes during Wednesday's game.

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Dieng narrowly missed out on a double-double Wednesday, putting up eight points and 10 rebounds in 33 minutes against Denver. He also had a steal and two blocks.

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Dieng scored 10 points (4-8 FG, 2-2 FT) with 11 rebounds, two blocks and a steal in 39 minutes during Monday's loss to the Clippers.

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Dieng scored 13 points (4-6 FG, 5-6 FT) with nine rebounds and two steals in 39 minutes Saturday.

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Dieng scored six points with seven rebounds in 25 minutes while coming off the bench in Wednesday's win over Washington.

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Dieng scored seven points and grabbed 14 rebounds in 27 minutes off the bench in Monday's loss to Houston.

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Dieng provided 15 points (6-8 FG, 3-6 FT) and 12 rebounds in 38 minutes in the win over the Suns on Friday. He added two blocks.

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Dieng scored six points (3-6 FG) with 12 rebounds, five blocks and a steal in 24 minutes off the bench Monday.

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Dieng scored two points (1-4 FG), to go with three rebounds, one assist, and a steal in 15 minutes on Sunday.

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Dieng had 13 points and nine rebounds in 27 minutes off the bench Wednesday against Miami.

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2013-14

Dieng, the 21st pick in the 2013 NBA Draft, will be used in a reserve role, but could be a nice fit for the T-Wolves. AT 6-11 with a 7'4 wingspan, he was a strong shot blocker in college (3.8 blocks per 40 minutes), but also improved his mid-range shot his senior season and had good passing skills for a big man (which fits nicely with Minnesota's current big men who can pass). He may not play many minutes as long as Kevin Love and Nikola Pekovic are healthy, but he's a player who could develop into a productive backup quickly.