Boris Diaw

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Boris

Diaw

2016 - 17 MPGFG%3P%FT%PPGRPGAPGBPG
SEASON 17.5 43.8 25.7 71 4.5 2 2.1 0.1
CAREER STATS 27.1 49.3 33.7 71.6 8.6 4.4 3.5 0.5

HEIGHT

6 ft8 in

/ 2.03m

WEIGHT

250 lbs

/ 113.4kg

LATEST VIDEOS

0021601066 NYK UTA RECAP

Rudy Gobert scores a career-high 35 points and adds 13 rebounds as the Jazz top the Knicks 108-101.

0021601008 uta det boris diaw rudy gobert dunk

Boris Diaw drives and lobs it up and Rudy Gobert finishes with the jam.

0021600944 NOP UTA recap

Rudy Gobert records yet another double-double with 15 points and 15 boards, Gordon Hayward adds 23 points and the Jazz top the Pelicans at home.

0021600915 bkn uta Diaw block q3

Boris Diaw trails the defender and gets high to get the rejection.

0021600815 VO UTA DIAW ASSIST Q2

Boris Diaw finds Derrick Favors on the paint for the two-handed dunk.

0021600772 UTA DIAW PASS QT2

Boris Diaw finds Derrick Favors with the sweet Alley-oop pass for the layup.

0021600738 MIL UTA recap

Gordon Hayward scores 27 points and Rudy Gobert adds 26 points with 15 rebounds to lead the Jazz past the Bucks, 104-88.

00216007378_vo_uta_gobert_oop_q3

Boris Diaw and Rudy Gobert work the pick-and-roll for the Gobert slam.

20170128 inside stuff 411 rudy boris extra

Get more exclusive footage as we visit with defensive force Rudy Gobert of the Jazz and his fellow countryman, Boris Diaw, who have formed a “French Connection” in Utah

20170128 inside stuff 411 diaw gobert

We visit with defensive force Rudy Gobert of the Jazz and his fellow countryman, Boris Diaw, who have formed a “French Connection” in Utah

20170126 nba Boris Diaw and Rudy Gobert French Connection

Teammates and countrymen Rudy Gobert and Boris Diaw catch at a local café on their French connection.

0021600659 ind uta gobert dunk 2nd

Boris Diaw delivers a nice bounce pass to Rudy Gobert for the dunk.

0021600604 orl uta diaw layup 2q

Boris Diaw gets behind the Magic defense as Alec Burks outlets a full-court pass to Diaw for the and-one layup.

0021600600 det uta recap

Utah's backcourt of George Hill, Gordon Hayward, and Rodney Hood combine for 69 points, while knocking down 15 threes as a collective in the Jazz win over the Pistons.

0021600475 VO UTA DIAW REVERSE Q1

Boris Diaw spins baseline and makes the sweet reverse layup.

0021600475 VO UTA HAYWARD DUNK Q1

Joe Ingles launches the lob to Gordon Hayward for the two-handed slam.

0021600434 sac phx rudy gobert dunk

Boris Diaw lobs it up over the defense to Rudy Gobert who catches and finishes strong at the rim.

0021600434 sac phx boris diaw block

Boris Diaw comes up with the block on the strong defensive effort.

0021600434 sac phx boris diaw steal

Boris Diaw plays defense in the lane and comes up with the steal.

20161217 inside stuff boris diaw grant hill feature utah jazz

Grant Hill catches up with versatile Frenchman, and amateur photographer, Boris Diaw of the Utah Jazz.


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

Full name is Boris Babacar Diaw-Riffi od … the son of Issa Diaw, a lawyer in Dakar, Senegal, and Elisabeth Riffi od, who played 13 years and 247 international matches for the French National Team … according to the Suproleague Yearbook, a basketball publication in France, his mother is considered to be the best center in French women’s basketball history, while his father is a former Senegalese high jump champion … he has two brothers, Martin, who played in the French B (second league) at Golbey-Epinal, and younger half-brother Papa “Paco” who previously played guard at Georgia Tech … created a not-for-profi t organization in 2005 (Babac’Ards) to help young Senegalese children become productive citizens with a focus on education and basketball … Babac’Ards is named after his Senegalese middle name, Babacar, and a few letters standing for: Association to Realize Development based on international Solidarity … annually holds a basketball camp in Dakar, Senegal … joined fellow French NBA players, including Mickael Pietrus, Ronny Turiaf and Yakouba Diawara, at Basketball Without Borders Europe in Paris, France … participated in the 2006 Basketball Without Borders Africa in Johannesburg, South Africa at the America International School of Johannesburg, where he helped teach awareness of AIDS and the importance of education.

Traditional Season Stats

SeasonGPMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTTOVSTLBLKPFDD2TD3PTS+/-
Season2016 63GP 1100MIN 121FGM 276FGA 43.8FG% 183PM 703PA 25.73P% 22FTM 31FTA 71FT% 38OREB 89DREB 127REB 133AST 80TOV 13STL 5BLK 69PF 0DD2 0TD3 282PTS 28+/-

Career Snapshot

Advanced Player Stats
YearTeamGPGSMINPTSFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOVPF+/-
2016UTA6323110028212127643.8187025.72231713889127133135806928
2015SAS764138548520238352.7256936.2567673.758175233176262197102289
2014SAS81151984708291632465416932729377.4782703482333623126148291
2013SAS7924197471730258052.14511240.2689273.9742523262224432121140317
2012SAS7520170843517933253.9307838.5476572.366188254180522784143155
2011SAS20740693406858.881361.55862.5236285471462854330
2011CHA3728101827211628341238626.71727634714819515820198471-915
2010CHA8282277892438177449.27822634.58412368.31053094143377446166190-238
2009CHA8282290692537377348.3662063211314776.91312934243256057178219159
2008CHA5959221688936874349.57016741.98312168.6942543482875044178163195
2008PHX2205371838014156.751435.7182669.224608446119373933
2007PHX8219230772530864647.7134131.79612974.4972813783176139155166159
2006PHX7359226770930656953.8154533.38212068.3912263173522838154177208
2005PHX81702877108044985352.683026.717423873.11593995585035885189260489
2004ATL6625120131412429442.29501857777454116170149371887123-175
2003ATL7637192034214031344.762623.1569360.21112313421825937126191-244

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