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Gorgui Dieng

24-Year-Old    PF    Minnesota Timberwolves

2013-14 NBA Stats

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4.8

REB

5.0

AST

0.7

STL

0.5

BLK

0.8

2013-14 NBA Projections

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2013-14 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

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 ...

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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 averaged 11.5 points, 10.2 rebounds, 1.0 assist, 1.8 steals, and 1.7 blocks in six games at the Las Vegas Summer League.

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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
Preseason Projections 24 MIN 52 12.4 Subscribe now to see our 2013-14 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 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Last 14 Days 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Last 30 Days 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Last 5 Games 5 33.4 12.0 12.0 2.2 1.0 2.2 0.2 48.1 75.0 2.4 4.2 7.8 0.2 100.0 5.0 10.4 1.8 2.4
Last 10 Games 10 30.0 12.1 10.0 1.7 1.0 1.9 0.1 47.5 75.0 2.3 3.9 6.1 0.1 100.0 4.8 10.1 2.4 3.2
Last 20 Games 20 28.0 10.9 10.3 1.4 1.0 1.4 0.1 52.1 71.2 1.7 3.7 6.6 0.1 100.0 4.3 8.2 2.4 3.3

 

Gorgui Dieng – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#2 Center

XNikola Pekovic

1.  Gorgui Dieng

2.  Ronny Turiaf

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True Shooting Percentage

53.4%

True Shooting % in 2013-14

In 2013-14, Gorgui Dieng had a true shooting percentage of 53.4%.

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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
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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
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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
Preseason Projections 24 MIN 52 12.4 Subscribe now to see our 2013-14 projections for Gorgui Dieng

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Gorgui Dieng 2013-14 NBA Game Log
Date Opponent MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Apr 16 UTA 28 4 7 1 0 2 1 1 8 2 4 0 0 3 4 2
Apr 14 at GSW 35 14 11 3 1 2 3 6 8 2 3 0 0 1 10 3
Apr 13 at SAC 35 21 14 4 2 2 3 9 15 2 2 1 1 3 11 4
Apr 11 HOU 38 12 20 3 2 2 3 6 13 0 0 0 0 10 10 3
Apr 9 CHI 31 9 8 0 0 3 2 3 8 3 3 0 0 4 4 3
Apr 8 SAS 27 12 15 0 0 1 0 4 15 4 5 0 0 7 8 3
Apr 5 at ORL 36 12 8 3 0 2 3 5 9 2 3 0 0 4 4 2
Apr 4 at MIA 25 15 4 0 1 3 2 6 15 3 6 0 0 2 2 2
Apr 2 MEM 26 8 9 0 1 1 5 4 6 0 0 0 0 2 7 2
Mar 31 LAC 19 14 4 3 3 1 1 4 4 6 6 0 0 3 1 4
Mar 30 at BKN 19 5 11 0 2 0 3 2 4 1 2 0 0 2 9 0
Mar 28 LAL 23 14 9 0 0 1 2 5 5 4 7 0 0 3 6 5
Mar 26 ATL 41 15 15 2 1 1 1 6 8 3 4 0 0 5 10 3
Mar 24 at MEM 37 11 17 1 1 0 2 5 10 1 2 0 0 7 10 4
Mar 23 PHO 25 6 9 2 1 0 1 2 3 2 2 0 0 3 6 3
Mar 20 at HOU 38 22 21 4 1 0 0 6 16 10 11 0 0 8 13 3
Mar 19 at DAL 25 10 11 1 1 1 0 5 5 0 0 0 0 3 8 4
Mar 16 SAC 37 12 11 0 2 5 1 5 7 2 6 0 0 3 8 2
Mar 14 at CHA 12 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 1
Mar 11 MIL 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mar 9 TOR                                
Mar 7 DET 7 2 3 0 0 2 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 3
Mar 5 NYK 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
Mar 3 at DEN 4 6 1 0 1 0 0 3 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Mar 1 at SAC                                
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Feb 25 at PHO 5 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Feb 23 at POR 13 3 6 2 0 0 1 0 1 3 4 0 0 3 3 1
Feb 22 at UTA 22 8 8 1 0 3 1 4 5 0 2 0 0 0 8 4
Feb 19 IND 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Feb 12 DEN 8 2 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 4 1
Feb 10 HOU 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 8 POR 9 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 2 1
Feb 7 at NOP 7 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Feb 5 at OKC 8 0 5 1 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 3
Feb 4 LAL 8 4 3 0 2 1 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 1 2 2
Feb 1 at ATL                                
Jan 31 MEM 13 0 3 0 1 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 2
Jan 29 NOP 6 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 2
Jan 27 at CHI 10 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
Jan 25 at POR 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 24 at GSW                                
Jan 21 at UTA 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 18 UTA 10 4 4 0 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 4
Jan 17 at TOR                                
Jan 15 SAC                                
Jan 12 at SAS 4 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Jan 10 CHA 6 2 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 2
Jan 8 PHO                                
Jan 6 at PHI 6 2 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 2 1 1
Jan 4 OKC                                
Jan 1 NOP 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 30 DAL                                
Dec 28 at MIL 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1
Dec 27 WAS 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 22 at LAC                                
Dec 20 at LAL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 18 POR                                
Dec 16 at BOS 13 4 3 0 1 0 1 2 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 4
Dec 15 at MEM                                
Dec 13 at SAS                                
Dec 11 PHI                                
Dec 10 at DET 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Dec 7 MIA 9 5 6 0 0 0 0 1 3 3 4 0 0 2 4 2
Dec 4 SAS                                
Dec 1 at OKC 6 2 3 2 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0
Nov 30 at DAL 5 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
Nov 27 DEN                                
Nov 25 at IND                                
Nov 23 at HOU 3 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Nov 22 BKN 8 5 3 1 0 3 1 2 3 1 2 0 0 2 1 2
Nov 20 LAC                                
Nov 19 at WAS                                
Nov 16 BOS 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 15 at DEN                                
Nov 13 CLE 10 2 6 1 0 1 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 6 1
Nov 11 at LAC 5 4 1 0 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Nov 10 at LAL 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
Nov 8 DAL                                
Nov 6 GSW 6 1 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 3
Nov 4 at CLE 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3
Nov 3 at NYK                                
Nov 1 OKC 14 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 4
Oct 30 ORL                                

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

Dieng posted 15 points (5-15 FG, 5-6 FT), 12 rebounds, three assists, one steal, and three blocks in 35 minutes during the Timberwolves' 100-86 loss versus the Kings at the Las Vegas Summer League on Thursday.

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Dieng recorded 13 points (6-13 FG, 1-2 FT), 19 rebounds, one assist, and two steals in 35 minutes during the Timberwolves' 86-77 win versus the Suns at the Las Vegas Summer League tournament on Wednesday.

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Dieng could play some power forward this season with Nikola Pekovic at center, head coach Flip Saunders told the Minneapolis Star Tribune. "I think that's probably something we've work on a lot this summer, to see Gorgui's ability to play out on the floor a little bit more. I always say what position you are is who you can guard and I think he can guard 4s," Saunders said.

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Dieng enjoyed a breakout final two months of the season, after he was inserted into the starting lineup for the injured Nikola Pekovic (ankle).

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Dieng scored 12 points with 20 rebounds and hit a game-winning shot with 4.6 seconds left in Friday's win over Houston.

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Dieng scored 12 points with 15 rebounds and a blocked shot in Tuesday's win over the Spurs.

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Dieng started for Nikola Pekovic (Achilles) again and provided 12 points (5-9 FG, 2-3 FT), eight rebounds, three assists, and two blocks in 36 minutes in the loss to the Magic on Saturday.

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Dieng will start again, the Wolves report.

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Dieng got the start in place of the injured Nikola Pekovic, and contributed eight points (4-6 FG) in addition to nine rebounds, a steal and a block in 26 minutes.

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Dieng will start Wednesday's game against the Grizzlies in the absence of Nikola Pekovic (ankle).

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Dieng scored 14 points with four rebounds in 19 minutes in Monday's loss to the Clippers.

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Dieng scored nine points with 11 rebounds in 19 minutes in Sunday's loss to Brooklyn.

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