Rudy Gobert





7 ft1 in

/ 2.16m


245 lbs

/ 111.1kg


20180726 rudy gobert basketball camp no mercy

During his basketball camp held in his hometown of Saint-Quentin, the reigning Defensive Player of the Year showed little regard for human, as they say, as he dunked on and swatted any camper trying to make his or her way to the rim. (Courtesy of the Utah Jazz)

20180720 Fantasy100 70 Rudy Gobert

Gary Harris showed out with a 1964.2 fantasy point season for the Denver Nuggets in 2017-18 and is #76 on our #Fantasy100! Gregg Sussman from FNTSY Sports Network has you covered on Harris’ season and what to expect next year!

20180626 top10 gobert dpoy

Check out Rudy Gobert's Top 10 Defensive Plays from the 2017-18 season.


Rudy Gobert wins the 2018 Kia Defensive Player of the Year award.

2018 Kia Defensive Player Rudy Gobert

See why the Jazz's Rudy Gobert is the 2018 Kia Defensive Player of the Year.

20180625 finalists for Kia NBA Defensive Player of the Year

The three finalists for Kia NBA Defensive Player of the Year..Anthony Davis, Joel Embiid, Rudy Gobert!

2018 Kia Defensive Player of the Year Nominees

See who the nominees for the Kia Defensive Player of the Year award are.

0041700225 uta hou game 5 recap

The Houston Rockets defeat the Utah Jazz 112-102 and are headed to the Western Conference Finals as Chris Paul notches a playoff career-high 41 points and dishes out 10 assists.

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0041700225 - Rudy Gobert - Houston Rockets - Utah Jazz - Block - 1Q

0041700224 HOU UTA GM 4 RECAP

Chris Paul celebrates his birthday by leading all scorers with 27 points and 12 rebounds as the Rockets get the 100-87 win over the Jazz and take Game 4.

0041700224_Rudy Gobert (11 points) Highlights vs. Houston Rockets

0041700224 - Rudy Gobert - Houston Rockets - Utah Jazz - Dunk - 4Q

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0041700224 - Rudy Gobert - Houston Rockets - Utah Jazz - Alley-oop - 1Q


The Houston Rockets imposed their will early and often to beat the Utah Jazz convincingly in Game 3 of their Western Conference semi-finals series.

0041700223 HOU UTA GAME 3 RECAP

James Harden and the Rockets roll past the Jazz during Game 3.

0041700223 - Rudy Gobert - Houston Rockets - Utah Jazz - Alley-oop - 2Q

Starters Better Jazz Game 2 Component: O or D?

The Jazz were so good in their Game 2 upset of the Rockets it’s hard to pick which side of the ball was better for them. The Starters debate which it was.

0041700222 UTA HOU turning point

The Utah Jazz respond after losing a 19-point lead in the third quarter, with timely shots and execution down the stretch leading to a Game 2 victory.


Professional History

Born on June 26, 1992 in Saint-Quentin, France ... Last name is pronounced “go-BARE” ... Father played collegiate basketball at Marist College ... Owns a 7-9 wingspan and 9-7 standing reach, the largest ever recorded at the NBA Draft Combine ... Wears a size 20 shoe ... Hosted youth basketball camps in his hometown in the summer of 2015 ... Chose jersey No. 27 because he was the 27th overall pick in the 2013 NBA Draft ... Was a boxer when he was younger ... If he wasn’t a basketball player, he would participate in a combat sport - such as boxing or MMA ... Favorite TV show is Game of Thrones and favorite movie is Lord of the Rings ... Follow him on twitter at @rudygobert15.

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