Mo Bamba

#5C

Mo

Bamba

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HEIGHT

7 ft0 in

/ 2.13m

WEIGHT

221 lbs

/ 100.2kg

LATEST VIDEOS

0021800248_REGULAR SEASON RECAP: Raptors 93, Magic 91 | Nov. 20, 2018

0021800519_REGULAR SEASON RECAP: Magic 116, Raptors 87 | Dec. 28, 2018

All Dunks of the Day, 01/31/2019

All Dunks of the Day, 01/29/2019

All Dunks of the Day, 01/25/2019

20190125 TOP 10

Get ready for the very best plays from Friday night in the NBA.

0021800720 WAS ORL RECAP

Bradley Beal scores 27 as the Wizards get the win over the Magic, 95-91.

0021800720_Orlando Magic with a 12-0 Run vs. Washington Wizards

All Dunks of the Day, 01/23/2019

0021800695_Orlando Magic with a 12-0 Run vs. Atlanta Hawks

All Dunks of the Day, 01/18/2019

0021800673 BKN ORL bamba dunk q1

20190106 TOP 10 nba

Check out the top ten plays from this Sunday in the NBA.

0021800586 - Mohamed Bamba - Los Angeles Clippers - Orlando Magic - Block - 1Q

0021800559 ORL CHI RECAP

Nikola Vucevic led the Magic with 22 points and 12 rebounds as they got the win over the Bulls, 112-84.

0021800559 - Mohamed Bamba - Chicago Bulls - Orlando Magic - Block - 4Q

0021800559 ORL CHI Bamba Q2

Terrence Ross gets it to Mo Bamba for the tough bucket.

0021800536 DET ORL RECAP

Evan Fournier's game winning shot lifts Orlando over Detroit, 109 - 107.

0021800491 MIA ORL RECAP

Tyler Johnson gets it going for 25 points and 2 assists as the Heat blow out the Magic, 115-91.

0021800429 - Mohamed Bamba - Orlando Magic - Utah Jazz - Dunk - 3Q


PLAYER BIO

Professional History

Selected by Orlando in the first round (sixth overall) of the 2018 NBA Draft.

College History

Played in 30 games (29 starts) during his only season (2017-18) at the University of Texas, averaging 12.9 ppg., 10.5 rpg. and 3.70 blkpg. in 30.2 minpg., while shooting .541 (146-270) from the floor…Led the Big 12 in rebounding, blocked shots (also ranked second in the nation) and double-doubles (15)…Named to the Big 12 All-Defensive Team, the All-Big 12 Second Team and the Big 12 All-Newcomer Team…Also an Honorable Mention All-America by The Associated Press…Scored in double figures 23 times and had 20+ points four times, including a career-high 25 points on Jan. 27 vs. Mississippi…Pulled down 10+ rebounds 19 times…Blocked three-or-more shots 22 times, including a career-high and school freshman-record eight blocks on Dec. 29 vs. Kansas…Set the school record for most blocked shots in a season (111), while also establishing new school and Big 12 freshman records

High School History

While at Westtown High School in West Chester, Pa., captured back-to-back Pennsylvania Independent Schools Athletic Association state championships as both a junior (2015-16) and a senior (2016-17)…As a senior, averaged 12.8 ppg., 9.3 rpg. and 3.4 blkpg., and earned both McDonald’s and Jordan Brand All-American honors…One of five finalists for the Naismith National High School Player of the Year.

Full name is Mohamed Fakaba Bamba…Born in Harlem, NY…Son of Lancine Bamba and Aminata Johnson, who are both originally from the Ivory Coast (Cote d’Ivoire) and met in New York City after each had come separately to the United States…Has one older sister, Sita Johnson, and two older brothers, Sidiki Johnson and Ibrahim Johnson…Majored in business while at Texas…Played for Team USA in the 2017 Nike Hoop Summit and won a gold medal at the 2016 FIBA Americas U18 Championship in Valdivia, Chile


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