Gorgui Dieng RUMORS & NEWS

  • Wolves' Dieng happy with play, but Saunders says young center 'really tired'

    Fox Sports North "There's a bit more slouch in Gorgui Dieng's gait lately, a little less of the playful enthusiasm and emotional reaction to officials' calls he mixes with a phlegmatic disposition around the Target Center. The second-year Timberwolves center isn't down on himself. By all accounts, he's had a..." March 10

  • Dieng to see more minutes because of Pekovic wrist injury

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "Timberwolves second-year center Gorgui Dieng’s accelerated path to a starter’s job someday just got accelerated. Wolves coach Flip Saunders increased Dieng’s playing time in the season’s opening weeks, both in an attempt to keep starter Nikola Pekovic healthy and to accommodate the development..." November 19

  • Wolves Dieng growing by leaps and (re)bounds

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "One Wolves player after another, when asked about rookie center Gorgui Dieng, couldn’t help but smile. “You know, I like the rook,” Corey Brewer said. “He’s got game.” “He looks like me out there,” Kevin Love said, “stealing rebounds.” “He’s awesome,” J.J. Barea said. “I’m so proud of..." March 28