Gorgui Dieng Introduced In Minnesota

06/28/2013 03:36 PM

Former UofL Cardinal center Gorgui Dieng was introduced today as a member of the Minnesota Timberwolves, one night after being selected along with Shabazz Muhammad, Lorenzo Brown and Bojan Dubljevic. Dieng was taken with the 22nd overall pick by the Utah Jazz before being traded, along with Muhammad, to the Timberwolves for former Michigan guard Trey Burke.

(Photo by Jerry Zgoda from the Minnesota Star Tribune, @JerryZgoda)

Thomas Beisner

TJ is an Anchor for Spectrum News. You can catch his work on KSTV, the only nightly show in the state focusing on UK Sports. When it comes to UK Basketball, TJ covers recruiting, the NCAA tournament and everything in between. During March TJ probably sees the players more than he sees his family but he’s able to provide Spectrum News viewers the unique insight that only a lifelong fan can give. He’s also taken on several special programs including “Wildcat Forever: The John Stewart Story.” KSTV airs weeknights at 7:30 and 11pm on Spectrum News. You can also catch podcasts of the show as well as bonus podcasts, just find KSTV on Itunes. For the latest on everything going on with UK Athletics, recruiting or if you just need some hilarious parenting anecdotes follow TJ on Twitter @tjbeisner.


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