Outside the Paint: Cheick Diallo

Pelicans Power Forward Cheick Diallo never forgets where he came from. A product of impoverished Mali, Africa, Cheick came to the US at age 14 to live with a host family in New York. After teaching himself English and proving his skill on the court, he eventually entered himself in the 2016 NBA draft. Find out more in this episode of Outside the Paint!