N'Diaye in 2011 with the Washington Wizards
|No. 55 – Sacramento Kings|
January 12, 1987 |
|Listed height||7 ft 0 in (2.13 m)|
|Listed weight||235 lb (107 kg)|
|High school||Stoneridge Preparatory School
(Simi Valley, California)
|NBA draft||2010 / Round: 2 / Pick: 56th overall|
|Selected by the Minnesota Timberwolves|
|Pro playing career||2010–present|
|2011||→Dakota Wizards (D-League)|
|2012||→Iowa Energy (D-League)|
|2012||Maine Red Claws (D-League)|
|2012||Guangzhou Liu Sui Whampoa (China 2nd)|
|2012–2013||Tianjin RongGang (China 1st)|
|2013||→Reno Bighorns (D-League)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at NBA.com|
Hamady Barro N'Diaye (pronounced HAH-muh-dee EN-jigh) (born January 12, 1987) is a Senegalese professional basketball player who currently plays for the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball Association (NBA). A 7-foot tall center, N'Diaye played college basketball at Rutgers and was a second-round selection in the 2010 NBA Draft.
N'Diaye grew up in Senegal and came to the United States to attend high school at Stoneridge Preparatory School in Simi Valley, California. He played soccer in childhood and began playing basketball as a high school student.
During his senior year at Rutgers University, N'Diaye had 145 blocks and averaged 4.5 blocks per game (the third highest in the nation). On March 9, 2010 during a 69–68 loss to Cincinnati in the Big East Tournament, N'Diaye ended the season with the 358 blocked shots in his career and 145 for the season. Both broke school records held by former NBA player Roy Hinson. N'Diaye was awarded the Big East defensive player of the year.
On June 24, 2010, N'Diaye was drafted by the Minnesota Timberwolves with the 56th overall pick in the 2010 NBA draft. His draft rights were then traded to the Washington Wizards. On January 6, 2011, N'Diaye was assigned to the Dakota Wizards of the NBA D-League. He was recalled on February 4, 2011. On December 10, 2011, he re-signed with the Wizards. On January 1, 2012, N'Diaye was assigned to the Iowa Energy. He was waived by the team on February 7, 2012. On February 27, 2012, he was acquired by the Maine Red Claws of the D-League. In April 2012, he joined Guangzhou Liu Sui Whampoa of China.
In July 2012, he joined the Indiana Pacers for the Orlando Summer League and the Charlotte Bobcats for the Las Vegas Summer League.
He joined the Dallas Mavericks for the 2013 NBA Summer League. On August 29, 2013, N'Diaye's rights were acquired by the Delaware 87ers in the 2013 NBA Development League Expansion Draft. In September 2013, he signed with the Sacramento Kings. On December 6, 2013, the Kings assigned N'Diaye to the Reno Bighorns of the NBA D-League. He was recalled the next day.
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