Boris Diaw (France)

Boris Diaw

Nationality: FRA
Born : 16.04.1982
Place of birth: Cormeilles (FRA)
Height: 2.05m
Position: PF

8.0Points per game
4.7Rebounds per game
2.5Assists per game





  • » Ranks #20 in Defensive Rebounds (3.3)
  • » Ranks #18 in Total Rebounds (4.7)
  • » Ranks #12 in Minutes (29.3)
Boris Diaw - EuroBasket 2013 Profile
Team 2012-13: San Antonio Spurs (USA-NBA)
Career: INSEP (France-NM1, 1998-00); Pau Orthez (France-Pro A, 2000-03); Atlanta Hawks (USA-NBA, 2003-05); Phoenix Suns (USA-NBA, 2005-08); Charlotte Bobcats (USA-NBA, 2008-11); Bordeaux (France-Pro B, 2011); Charlotte Bobcats (USA-NBA, 2011-12); San Antonio Spurs (USA-NBA, 2012-13)

Diaw was granted his international debut in 2002 against Poland, making over 150 appearances for the French side. Slovenia will be his sixth EuroBasket while he has also featured in two World Championships and an Olympic Games. He was a member of the France team which won the U18 European Championship 2000 and which took silver at EuroBasket 2011. He began his professional career with Pau-Orthez, winning the French League in 2001 and 2003 and the French Cup (2002, 2003). The Atlanta Hawks chose him with the 21st pick of the 2003 NBA Draft, while he has also played for Phoenix and Charlotte before linking up with close friend Tony Parker at the San Antonio Spurs in 2012 with both featuring in the 2013 NBA Finals. His mother Elisabeth Riffiod was a celebrated France international center (247 appearances) while his father Issa Diaw represented Senegal in track and field. His two brothers, Paco and Martin, both played collegiate basketball in the USA. He has a foundation, Babac'Ards, which helps Senegalese youth. His full name is Boris Babacar Diaw-Riffiod. He is on Twitter at @theborisdiaw.


vs Latvia (W 89-78)347/1070.07/1070.00/00.00/00.023511002214
vs Israel (W 68-85)293/742.93/650.00/10.00/00.01781120126
vs Germany (W 76-65)191/616.71/520.00/10.00/00.01342100412
vs Italy (W 84-91)277/977.86/785.71/250.06/6100.013440013521
vs Serbia (W 96-97)386/1060.06/966.70/10.03/475.005553001215
vs Turkey (W 64-68)300/50.00/40.00/10.03/475.03251410123
vs Lithuania (W 67-73)281/812.51/520.00/30.02/450.01452001224
vs Spain (L 69-96)241/425.01/333.30/10.03/475.01450110425
vs Greece (W 64-56)310/10.00/10.00/00.00/00.02243101420
vs Russia (W 79-71)343/933.33/837.50/10.00/00.02131420206
vs Spain (L 98-85)285/862.53/560.02/366.70/00.022472002012
CategorySeason highCareer high
Points2104.09.2011 vs. Italy26 - EuroBasket 2005
18.09.2004 vs Slovenia
Total Rebounds801.09.2011 vs. Israel12 - 3 times
Assists718.09.2011 vs. Spain7 - 3 times
Steals22 times6 - European Championship for Junior Men 2000
28.08.1999 vs Georgia
Blocked Shots13 times5 - European Championship for Young Men 2002
11.07.2001 vs Switzerland
Minutes3805.09.2011 vs. Serbia42 - European Championship for Junior Men 2000
14.04.2000 vs Slovenia
Field Goals Made72 times11 - EuroBasket 2005
18.09.2004 vs Slovenia
Field Goals Attempted102 times17 - EuroBasket 2005
18.09.2005 vs Slovenia
2 Pts Field Goals Made731.08.2011 vs. Latvia10 - EuroBasket 2005
18.09.2004 vs Slovenia
2 Pts Field Goals Attempted1031.08.2011 vs. Latvia14 - EuroBasket 2007
12.09.2007 vs Turkey
3 Pts Field Goals Made218.09.2011 vs. Spain4 - 2 times
3 Pts Field Goals Attempted32 times8 - EuroBasket 2009
13.09.2009 vs Croatia
Free Throws Made604.09.2011 vs. Italy6 - 2 times
Free Throws Attempted604.09.2011 vs. Italy11 - EuroBasket 2005
18.09.2005 vs Slovenia
Offensive Rebounds307.09.2011 vs. Turkey5 - 4 times
Defensive Rebounds701.09.2011 vs. Israel12 - European Championship for Young Men 2002
04.08.2002 vs Russia



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