(Professional Basketball Player)
Quick Facts of Boris Diaw
|Age:||39 years 6 months|
|Birth Date:||April 16, 1982|
|Full Name:||Boris Diaw|
|Birth Place:||Val-d’Oise, France|
|Net Worth:||$23 million|
|Salary:||6.5 million USD|
|Height / How tall :||6 feet 8 inches (2.03m)|
|Profession:||Professional Basketball Player|
|Father's Name:||Issa Diaw|
|Mother's Name:||Élisabeth Riffiod|
|Eye Color:||dark brown|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Leo|
|Last Update:||September, 2021|
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Relationship Facts of Boris Diaw
- Boris Diaw is not having an affair with anyone presently.
- His sexual orientation is straight.
More about the relationship
Reflecting on a personal life of Boris Diaw, he is possibly single. There isn’t any solid proof which leads towards his married relationship and children.
There isn’t any information of him being in any kinds of romantic relationship. Being a celebrity, his personal stuff is always a matter of discussion and interest to the public. His personal life isn’t in the limelight as his career path is. Due to lack of much information his fans are always curious to know more about him
Who is Boris Diaw?
Tall and handsome Boris Diaw is a well-known French professional basketball player who played in French League before joining the NBA. He is best known as the player of Utah Jazz wearing a jersey number 33.
Birth Facts, Family, and Childhood
Boris was born on 16 April 1982, in Cormeillese-en-Parisis, Val-d’Oise. He is of French nationality and has a mixed ethnicity of African and French.
Boris is the son of Elisabeth Riffiod(mother) and Issa Diaw(father). His birth name is Boris Babacar Diaw-Riffiod. His mother was in the French national team for basketball.
She was the one who taught him to play and choose basketball as his career. His father is a former Senegalese high jump champion. He has two brothers, Paco Diaw and Martin Diaw. He used to play soccer, handball, volleyball, track, and field, rugby.
Boris Diaw: Education History
He studied at the National Institute of Sports, expertise, and Performance (INSEP).
Boris Diaw: Professional Life and Career
Talking about the career journey of Boris Diaw, he started playing basketball professionally since 2001 from Pau-Orthez. He is active in the sports field from 2001 and he is still active in playing.
He played for the Pau-Orthez of the LNB Pro A and competed in league’s All-Star game and Slam Dunk contest. He won the European Junior Championship with the French National Team in 2000. He got selected by the Atlanta Hawks in the 2003 NBA draft and signed a multi-year deal.
In August 2005, he was traded to Phoenix Suns in exchange for Joe Johnson. He recorded his first career triple-double in 2006 on a match against Philadelphia 76ers which they won. He recorded his fifth career triple-double in 2006 in a match against Golden State Warriors which they won.
On 11 December 2008, he was traded to Charlotte Bobcats. During the 2011 NBA lockout, he signed with JSA Bordeaux of France but returned to the Bobcats in December 2011.
On 21 March 2012, he left Bobcats and two days later he signed with San Antonio Spurs. He again resigned a two-year contract worth $9.2 million with the Spurs on 12 July 2012. He won his first NBA Championship with the Spurs on 15 June 2014 after defeating Miami Heat. He again signed a three-year contract extension worth $22 million on15 July 2014. He also played for Team Africa at the 2015 NBA Africa exhibition game. On 8 July 2016, he was traded to Utah Jazz and he has been playing for the team since then.
Boris Diaw: Salary and Net Worth
His success in career path has paid him well financially making his net worth estimated to be $23 million and his salary is around 6.5 million USD.
Boris Diaw: Rumor and Controversy
Except for his trade rumor, he hasn’t suffered other rumors. Once he said a controversial statement in an interview and he himself admitted it. When asked if he wanted to be All-Star one day, he denied it because his goal is that he just wanted to win a championship.
Boris Diaw: Body Measurement
Boris has a height of 6 feet 8 inches and weighs 113 kg. His hair color is black and eye color is dark brown. His shoe size unknown.
Social Media Profile
Boris is active on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. He has over 62.4k followers on Facebook, over 514.4k followers on Twitter, and over 256k followers on Instagram.