DRAFTED: Selected 15th overall by Detroit in the 2019 NBA Draft.
Full name is Sekou Omar Doumbouya... Born in Guinea but moved to France at the age of one with his mother and three siblings... Grew up playing soccer and started playing basketball at age 12... Along with Knicks guard Fank Ntilikina, helped France win the gold medal at the 2016 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship, finishing as his team’s leading scorer... Participated at the 2018 Basketball without Borders in Los Angeles, CA... Played parts of two seasons for INSEP, the national sports youth academy in France that has produced Tony Parker, Evan Fournier, Boris Diaw and Ronny Turiaf.