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Gorgui Dieng retired

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Gorgui Dieng, a seasoned NBA center, has officially retired, having accomplished his longstanding professional aspirations. He has transitioned into a new role within the San Antonio Spurs organization.

Expressing his predetermined career timeline, Dieng stated, “Everyone around me knew I wanted to play 10 years, and that was it. I always said that. When I reached 10, I said I’ve reached my goal. It was time to stop and try different stuff.”

In his current capacity, Dieng serves as a “basketball operations representative” for the Spurs. Following his 10-year tenure in the league, he approached San Antonio with the proposal of working as an unpaid intern.

However, the Spurs opted to compensate Dieng for his efforts, allowing him to delve into the intricacies of the front office.

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