Basketball Without Borders, Americas: Adonal Foyle
Height/Weight: 6 ft 10 in / 270 lbs
Born: March 9, 1975
Country: St. Vincent & the Grenadines
Years in the NBA: 12
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Golden State Warriors (1997-2007)
Orlando Magic (2007-2008, 2009 -2010)
Memphis Grizzlies (2008-2009)
- Foyle was drafted 8th overall by the Golden State Warriors in the 1997 NBA Draft. He went on to play with the team for ten seasons and was the Warriors’ longest-tenured players at the time he left the team in August 2007.
- Foyle finished among the 10 highest players in blocks per game in a season three times in his NBA career.
- Foyle now serves as director of player development for the Orlando Magic.
- In 2001, Foyle founded Democracy Matters, to counteract political apathy on college campuses.
- In 2005, Foyle founded the Kerosene Lamp Foundation which serves children in St. Vincent & the Grenadines.
- Foyle was inducted into the World Sports Humanitarian Hall of Fame in September 2009. Only eight other NBA players have been given the same honor.