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DIENG

Memphis • 2019-20
Aug. 29, 2016 - Dieng is a difficult player to value simply because his role with the Minnesota Timberwolves is hard to define. Immediately overshadowed in the frontcourt by Karl-Anthony Towns, the intriguingly efficient Dieng's best case scenario is to carve out a role for himself as a supplemental production threat in the post. Throw in the return of Nikola Pekovic, however, and it's hard to say for sure that Dieng will land the job as KAT's running mate. Trust that Dieng will complement Towns in the post for years to come, but be wary of Pekovic eating into his role in 2016-17. (AK)

Position: FC
Height: 6'11
Weight: 252
Age: 30.6

FC
6'11", 252lbs
30.6

 2019-20 Summary

▶ Season
▶ Last 5
▶ Last 10
▶ Last 20

GP
MPG
PPG
RPG
APG
BPG
SPG
FPPG
FPPM

63
17.4
7.4
5.6
1.2
0.9
0.8
16.7
0.96

 2019-20 Game Log

Primary Stats
Secondary Stats

 Date
Game
Matchup
MIN
PTS
REB
AST
BLK
STL
FP
FPPM

 Aug. 13 8/13
Game 8
MIL @ MEMvs. MIL
15.5
7
4
1
0
0
9.5
0.61

 Aug. 11 8/11
Game 7
BOS @ MEMvs. BOS
22.7
10
5
0
0
3
21.5
0.95

 Aug. 9 8/9
Game 6
MEM @ TOR@ TOR
12.9
5
2
1
1
0
7.0
0.54

 Aug. 7 8/7
Game 5
OKL @ MEMvs. OKL
22.2
12
7
0
1
0
18.5
0.83

 Aug. 5 8/5
Game 4
MEM @ UTA@ UTA
11.0
2
0
0
1
0
2.5
0.23

 Aug. 3 8/3
Game 3
MEM @ NOR@ NOR
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
0.0
0.00

 Aug. 2 8/2
Game 2
SAS @ MEMvs. SAS
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
0.0
0.00

 Jul. 31 7/31
Game 1
MEM @ POR@ POR
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
0.0
0.00

 Mar. 10 3/10
Game 65
ORL @ MEMvs. ORL
15.0
5
6
3
2
1
23.0
1.53

 Mar. 7 3/7
Game 64
ATL @ MEMvs. ATL
18.6
4
4
2
0
0
7.5
0.40

 Mar. 6 3/6
Game 63
MEM @ DAL@ DAL
17.7
3
6
2
0
0
10.5
0.59

 Mar. 4 3/4
Game 62
MEM @ BKL@ BKL
19.0
6
14
0
2
0
21.5
1.13

 Mar. 2 3/2
Game 61
MEM @ ATL@ ATL
26.0
17
10
1
1
1
27.5
1.06

 Feb. 29 2/29
Game 60
LAL @ MEMvs. LAL
21.2
2
6
1
2
1
15.5
0.73

 Feb. 28 2/28
Game 59
SAC @ MEMvs. SAC
22.6
5
7
0
1
1
12.0
0.53

 Feb. 26 2/26
Game 58
MEM @ HOU@ HOU
19.2
10
2
1
1
1
17.0
0.89

 Feb. 24 2/24
Game 57
MEM @ LAC@ LAC
28.1
14
10
0
4
1
32.0
1.14

 Feb. 21 2/21
Game 56
MEM @ LAL@ LAL
21.0
14
10
0
0
2
29.0
1.38

 Feb. 20 2/20
Game 55
MEM @ SAC@ SAC
13.2
0
2
1
0
1
4.0
0.30

 Feb. 12 2/12
Game 54
POR @ MEMvs. POR
12.6
7
3
2
1
2
18.5
1.47

 Feb. 9 2/9
Game 53
MEM @ WAS@ WAS
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
0.0
0.00

 Feb. 7 2/7
Game 52
MEM @ PHI@ PHI
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
0.0
0.00

 Feb. 5 2/5
Game 50
ATL @ MINvs. ATL
9.7
4
4
1
0
0
7.0
0.72

 Feb. 3 2/3
Game 49
MIN @ SAC@ SAC
10.5
7
6
0
1
1
14.5
1.38

 Feb. 1 2/1
Game 48
MIN @ LAC@ LAC
9.5
5
0
0
1
0
4.5
0.47

 Jan. 27 1/27
Game 47
SAC @ MINvs. SAC
7.5
5
2
1
2
0
12.5
1.67

 Jan. 25 1/25
Game 46
OKL @ MINvs. OKL
5.8
0
2
0
0
0
0.5
0.09

 Jan. 24 1/24
Game 45
HOU @ MINvs. HOU
11.6
2
4
2
0
0
8.0
0.69

 Jan. 22 1/22
Game 44
MIN @ CHI@ CHI
16.7
3
7
1
1
2
17.5
1.05

 Jan. 20 1/20
Game 43
DEN @ MINvs. DEN
12.8
8
4
1
1
0
14.0
1.09

 Jan. 18 1/18
Game 42
TOR @ MINvs. TOR
18.4
12
7
0
1
1
19.0
1.03

 Jan. 17 1/17
Game 41
MIN @ IND@ IND
19.9
8
4
2
0
0
15.0
0.75

 Jan. 15 1/15
Game 40
IND @ MINvs. IND
28.7
15
11
3
1
0
28.0
0.98

 Jan. 13 1/13
Game 39
OKL @ MINvs. OKL
16.5
5
4
2
0
1
13.5
0.82

 Jan. 11 1/11
Game 38
MIN @ HOU@ HOU
18.7
14
6
3
0
1
25.0
1.34

 Jan. 9 1/9
Game 37
POR @ MINvs. POR
17.0
12
10
0
1
2
27.5
1.62

 Jan. 7 1/7
Game 36
MIN @ MEM@ MEM
23.6
11
2
4
0
1
15.5
0.66

 Jan. 5 1/5
Game 35
MIN @ CLE@ CLE
29.3
22
13
6
4
0
53.0
1.81

 Jan. 2 1/2
Game 34
GSW @ MINvs. GSW
27.5
6
5
2
1
0
15.0
0.55

 Jan. 1 1/1
Game 33
MIN @ MIL@ MIL
23.5
15
6
1
1
0
19.5
0.83

 Dec. 30 12/30
Game 32
BKL @ MINvs. BKL
32.7
11
20
2
1
3
42.5
1.30

 Dec. 28 12/28
Game 31
CLE @ MINvs. CLE
23.2
5
7
2
1
4
23.5
1.01

 Dec. 26 12/26
Game 30
MIN @ SAC@ SAC
40.6
21
15
0
1
2
41.0
1.01

 Dec. 23 12/23
Game 29
MIN @ GSW@ GSW
29.8
11
8
1
1
3
29.0
0.97

 Dec. 21 12/21
Game 28
MIN @ POR@ POR
36.5
15
12
2
1
2
31.5
0.86

 Dec. 20 12/20
Game 27
MIN @ DEN@ DEN
23.7
18
6
0
1
0
22.5
0.95

 Dec. 18 12/18
Game 26
NOR @ MINvs. NOR
24.3
13
8
1
0
0
22.5
0.93

 Dec. 13 12/13
Game 25
LAC @ MINvs. LAC
11.7
5
5
0
1
1
13.0
1.11

 Dec. 11 12/11
Game 24
UTA @ MINvs. UTA
11.4
0
2
1
0
0
2.0
0.18

 Dec. 9 12/9
Game 23
MIN @ PHO@ PHO
12.1
4
2
0
1
1
7.5
0.62

 Dec. 8 12/8
Game 22
MIN @ LAL@ LAL
9.5
0
3
0
2
0
5.0
0.53

 Dec. 6 12/6
Game 21
MIN @ OKL@ OKL
15.3
2
3
1
0
1
7.0
0.46

 Dec. 4 12/4
Game 20
MIN @ DAL@ DAL
10.7
0
2
0
0
0
0.0
0.00

 Dec. 1 12/1
Game 19
MEM @ MINvs. MEM
12.3
3
5
0
2
1
12.5
1.02

 Nov. 27 11/27
Game 18
MIN @ SAS@ SAS
15.6
10
5
4
0
1
23.0
1.47

 Nov. 25 11/25
Game 17
MIN @ ATL@ ATL
16.2
13
2
0
1
1
19.0
1.17

 Nov. 23 11/23
Game 16
PHO @ MINvs. PHO
11.6
0
5
1
1
0
9.0
0.78

 Nov. 20 11/20
Game 15
UTA @ MINvs. UTA
15.2
1
8
1
3
1
16.5
1.09

 Nov. 18 11/18
Game 14
MIN @ UTA@ UTA
14.6
8
5
2
1
1
19.5
1.34

 Nov. 16 11/16
Game 13
HOU @ MINvs. HOU
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
0.0
0.00

 Nov. 15 11/15
Game 12
WAS @ MINvs. WAS
11.1
3
4
2
2
0
15.5
1.40

 Nov. 13 11/13
Game 11
SAS @ MINvs. SAS
7.9
0
3
1
0
0
4.0
0.51

 Nov. 11 11/11
Game 10
MIN @ DET@ DET
17.2
9
7
1
1
2
22.0
1.28

 Nov. 10 11/10
Game 9
DEN @ MINvs. DEN
9.7
0
5
1
1
1
9.0
0.93

 Nov. 8 11/8
Game 8
GSW @ MINvs. GSW
7.7
3
1
1
1
0
5.5
0.71

 Nov. 6 11/6
Game 7
MIN @ MEM@ MEM
3.2
2
0
0
0
1
4.0
1.25

 Nov. 4 11/4
Game 6
MIL @ MINvs. MIL
17.4
10
6
4
1
0
25.0
1.44

 Nov. 2 11/2
Game 5
MIN @ WAS@ WAS
23.6
18
8
1
3
2
35.0
1.48

 Oct. 30 10/30
Game 4
MIN @ PHI@ PHI
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
0.0
0.00

 Oct. 27 10/27
Game 3
MIA @ MINvs. MIA
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
0.0
0.00

 Oct. 25 10/25
Game 2
MIN @ CHA@ CHA
6.3
2
2
0
0
0
1.5
0.24

 Oct. 23 10/23
Game 1
MIN @ BKL@ BKL
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
0.0
0.00

 Oct. 17 10/17
Pre.
MIN @ MIL@ MIL
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
0.0
0.00

 Oct. 15 10/15
Pre.
MIN @ IND@ IND
4.5
0
2
2
0
0
6.5
1.44

 Oct. 13 10/13
Pre.
MAC @ MINvs. MAC
13.1
8
2
3
0
0
16.0
1.22

 Oct. 10 10/10
Pre.
MIN @ GSW@ GSW
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
0.0
0.00

 Oct. 8 10/8
Pre.
MIN @ PHO@ PHO
14.1
10
5
0
0
0
8.0
0.57

SHOW ALL 77 GAMES

 Career Stats

▶ Basic
▶ More
▶ Attempts
▶ Percents

Year
Team
GP
MPG
PPG
RPG
APG
FPPG
FPPM

MIN
60
13.6
4.8
5.0
0.7
12.3
0.90

MIN
73
30.0
9.7
8.3
2.0
24.8
0.83

MIN
82
27.1
10.1
7.1
1.7
22.4
0.83

MIN
82
32.4
10.0
7.9
1.9
23.7
0.73

MIN
79
16.9
5.9
4.6
0.9
12.8
0.76

MIN
76
13.6
6.4
4.1
0.9
13.1
0.96

MIN
63
17.4
7.4
5.6
1.2
16.7
0.96

 2019-20 Splits

▶ Monthly
▶ Role
▶ Playing Time

 
GP
MPG
PPG
RPG
APG
BPG
SPG
FPPG
FPPM

Oct.
1
6.3
2.0
2.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
1.5
0.24

Nov.
13
13.2
5.9
4.5
1.5
1.2
0.8
15.9
1.21

Dec.
14
21.0
7.7
7.0
0.7
0.9
1.3
18.5
0.88

Jan.
15
18.5
9.2
5.8
1.9
0.9
0.5
18.9
1.02

Feb.
10
16.8
6.8
5.0
0.6
1.1
1.0
15.4
0.92

Mar.
5
19.3
7.0
8.0
1.6
1.0
0.4
18.0
0.93

Apr.
0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0

OND
28
16.8
6.7
5.7
1.0
1.0
1.0
16.7
0.99

JFMA
30
18.0
8.0
5.9
1.4
1.0
0.7
17.6
0.97

Position Index

API
Liberal
Standard
Conservative

1-5
PF/C
C
C

GFC
FC
C
C

PWB
B
B
B
API Resources

PF/C
Yahoo

C
SWS
Last Updated: Jun. 24, 2019

Contract Information

2019-20: $16,229,213
2020-21: $17,287,640
2021-22: $0
2022-23: $0
2023-24: $0
Total Owed: $33,516,853

Player Information

Draft: 21st Pick (Rd. 1), 2013
Birthday: Jan. 18, 1990
Nationality: Senegal

Fantasy Trends

171.7
ADP

Own%
21%
Hype

16
Fans
2
Haters

Latest News

Grizzly Bear Blues
Gorgui Dieng has arrived. He says tomorrow is like a “fist fight - you’re going to hit or they’re going to hit you...this is the most important game of the season.” t.co
 2 days ago • Read on Twitter
Tim Bontemps
Ja Morant with back to back drives into the lane and great passes - first to Grayson Allen for a 3 and then to Gorgui Dieng for a layup - and Memphis leads 31-27 after 1. Everyone knows how explosive Morant is, but his passing ability is underrated.
 08/05 07:06 pm • Read on Twitter
Grizzly Bear Blues
Anthony Tolliver starts the 2nd quarter. Could Grayson Allen and Tolliver have beaten out Josh Jackson and Gorgui Dieng in the rotation?
 07/28 06:38 pm • Read on Twitter
Grizzly Bear Blues
Gorgui Dieng pump faked a three then stepped inside the arc to shoot a midrange two. And missed. t.co
 07/24 08:09 pm • Read on Twitter
Grizzly Bear Blues
Gorgui Dieng will have "Black Lives Matter" on the back of his jersey
 07/15 04:54 pm • Read on Twitter
Pete Pranica
Gorgui Dieng says he's very confident with how the @memgrizz are playing in camp. He also thinks the bubble is safer than the country at large.
 07/15 04:53 pm • Read on Twitter
Grizzly Bear Blues
Gorgui Dieng is on the call first
 07/15 04:50 pm • Read on Twitter
Grizzly Bear Blues
When thinking about the short-term future of the Grizzlies, Gorgui Dieng’s name is often left out of the discussion. That is a mistake. Memphis needs Dieng from their first seeding contest to their goal of a playoff date with the Lakers t.co t.co
 07/14 12:50 pm • Read on Twitter
Jon Krawczynski
Gorgui Dieng has postponed his annual foundation gala, a terrific evening with Matter that raises money for medical and other help in Senegal. More on that: t.co To donate: t.co
 03/19 10:35 pm • Read on Twitter
Grizzly Bear Blues
Gorgui Dieng with a 3! Timeout Orlando. 25-13 Grizz with 4:05 left in the 1st
 03/11 12:25 am • Read on Twitter