Who is Ousmane Dieng?
Ousmane Dieng is a professional French basketball player for the Oklahoma City Thunder of the NBA (National Basketball Association). He plays as a forward standing at 208cm.
How Old Is Ousmane Dieng?
He is 19 years old as of January 2023, having been born on May 21, 2003, in Villeneuve-sur-Lot, France. Ousmane Dieng shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Notorious B.I.G. (1972-1997), Immy Nunn (1997-2023), Kevin Quinn, Josh Allen, Areana Lopez, and many more.
Ousmane Dieng Family
Who are Ousmane Dieng Parents?
He was born to Ababacar (Father) and Marie-Perre (Mother).
Does Ousmane Dieng have Siblings?
There is no news on the internet showing whether he has siblings or was born as an only child. In case there is news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Ousmane Dieng Education
Information regarding where he received his high school/college education is not mentioned on the internet.
Ousmane Dieng Marital Status
On his love life matters, he is seen as a person who hates drama and loves his privacy. He has managed to keep his marriage/dating life low-key thus leaving many with a lot of unanswered questions. In case there is news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Ousmane Dieng Kids
He does not have any kids as of January 2023. In case there is new news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Ousmane Dieng Career
A Youth Career
At the youth level, he played for Villeneuve Basket Club and JSA Bordeaux. Moreover, he attended INSEP in Paris. And competed for its under-18 team at the Next Generation Tournament.
A Profesisonal Career
A Career with the Centre Federal (2020-21)
He averaged 12.6 points, 5.8 rebounds, and 2.9 assists per game in the 2020-21 season for the Centre Federal in the Nationale Masculine 1.
A Career with the New Zealand Breakers (2021-22)
He announced on June 1, 2021, that he would play for the New Zealand Breakers of the NBL (National Basketball League) in the 2021-22 season alongside fellow Frenchman and eventual 2022 NBA draft selection Hugo Besson. He thus became the first European player to join the league’s Next Stars program to develop NBA draft prospects. Also, he had been recruited by major college basketball programs and the NBA G League Ignite. On April 17, 2022, he left the Breakers in order to prepare for the 2022 NBA draft.
A Career with the Oklahoma City Thunder (2022-Present)
He was selected by the New York Knicks as the eleventh overall pick in the 2022 NBA Draft. And was then immediately traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder in exchange for three first-round picks in the 2023 NBA Draft.
A National Team Career
In addition to playing basketball at the club level, he has also played basketball nationally. Thus he represented France at the 2019 FIBA U16 European Championship in Italy. He averaged 8.9 points, 3.6 assists, and 2.7 rebounds per game, thus helping his team win the silver medal.
Ousmane Dieng’s Height and Measurements
Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 6ft 9 inches (2.06m) and a weight of 84kg (185 lbs).
Ousmane Dieng’s Salary and Net Worth
He has a salary of $4,569,840 and an estimated net worth of between $3 and $5 million.