TEAM AFRICA CAP­TAIN LUOL AJOU DENG

CityPress - - Sport - Age: Coun­try: Height: Cur­rent team: Po­si­tion: Brief history: Ca­reer high­lights:

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South Su­dan 2.06m

Mi­ami Heat Small for­ward

Deng was picked sev­enth over­all by the Phoenix Suns in 2004, but was im­me­di­ately traded to the Chicago Bulls.

Ten years later, he was traded to the Cleve­land Cava­liers – and he signed with Mi­ami Heat six months af­ter that. NBA All-Rookie First Team: 2005 NBA Sports­man­ship Award: 2007 NBA All-De­fen­sive Sec­ond Team: 2012 Two-time NBA All-Star: 2012-2013

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