Mo Bamba





7 ft0 in

/ 2.13m


221 lbs

/ 100.2kg


0021800418_Orlando Magic with 6 3-pointers in the 3rd Quarter vs. Chicago Bulls

0021800356 DEN ORL RECAP

The Nuggets avoid an upset on the road with a 124-118 win over the Magic in overtime. Jamal Murray lead the Denver charge with 31 points and 8 assists. Nikola Vucevic had 24 points and 15 rebound for Orlando in the loss.

0021800356_Orlando Magic Top 3-pointers vs. Denver Nuggets

0021800314 ORL POR RECAP

Damian Lillard knocks down a franchise record 10 3-pointers during his 41 point performance to lift Portland over Orlando, 115 - 112.

0021800314 - Mohamed Bamba - Orlando Magic - Portland Trail Blazers - Alley-oop - 2Q

Mo Bamba Hits the Hardware Store

0021800300 - Mohamed Bamba - Golden State Warriors - Orlando Magic - Alley-oop - 2Q


Orlando Magic's first round pick Mo Bamba is ready show the fans he is NBA ready.

0021800286_Orlando Magic with 7 3-pointers in the 2nd Quarter vs. Los Angeles Lakers

20181120 top 5

Check out the Top 5 plays on a four-game Tuesday night in the NBA.

0021800186 ORL NYK RECAP

Nikola Vucevic scores 21 points, grabs 14 rebounds as the Magic defeat the Knicks 115-89.

0021800186_Orlando Magic Top 3-pointers vs. New York Knicks

0021800186 - Mohamed Bamba - New York Knicks - Orlando Magic - And-1 - 4Q

0021800167 WAS ORL RECAP

Nikola Vucevic finishes with 21 points and 14 rebounds and Aaron Gordon adds 20 as the Magic hold off a late rally by the Wizards to win, 117-108.

0021800167 - Mohamed Bamba - Orlando Magic - Washington Wizards - Dunk - 4Q

0021800167 - Mohamed Bamba - Orlando Magic - Washington Wizards - Dunk - 4Q

0021800167 - Mohamed Bamba - Orlando Magic - Washington Wizards - 2-pointer - 3Q

20181105 Top 10 plays

Check out the top ten plays from Monday in the NBA.

0021800137 ORL SAS RECAP

Aaron Gordon records 26 points and eight rebounds, D.J. Augustin adds 18 points as the Magic defeat the Spurs to end their four-game losing streak.

0021800137_Mohamed Bamba (12 points) Highlights vs. San Antonio Spurs


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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