Hamidou Diallo

by John Max 03 Dec,2018
Hamidou Diallo
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 5 Inch
Weight 198 lbs
Personal Info
  • Birth Name Hamidou Diallo
  • Birth Place Queens, New York
  • Famous Name Hamidou Diallo
  • Horoscope Leo
  • Father Abdoulaye Diallo
  • Father Nationality African
  • Mother Marima Diallo
  • Mother Nationality African
  • Net Worth $1 million
  • Salary $838,464
  • Siblings young brother and a sister
  • School Location Flushing, New York
  • Points 17.1
  • Rebounds 6.6
  • University Team University of Kentucky
  • Career Earnings $2 million
  • No. of Twitter Followers 46.3 k
  • No. of Instagram Followers 203 k
  • Position in Team Shooting Guard
  • Current team Oklahoma City Thunders
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity Afro-American
  • Profession basketball player
  • Started career as basketball player
  • Currently Working For Oklahoma City Thunders
  • Awards FIBA Under-19 World Cup
  • University attended University of Kentucky
  • School attended Josh Bowne
  • Graduated year 2017-2018
  • Squad No 6

Hamidou Diallo is an American professional basketball player who plays in the National Basketball Association (NBA). As of 2019, Hamidou Diallo currently plays for the Oklahoma City Thunders as their Shooting Guard.


As a Shooting Guard, Hamidou Diallo reportedly earns around $838,464 as his yearly salary from Oklahoma City Thunders in the 2018-19 season and has an estimated net worth around $1 million.

Hamidou Diallo's Net Worth and Salary

As of 2019, Hamidou Diallo has an estimated net worth of around $1 million. He reportedly signed a two-year contract worth $2,255,316 with Oklahoma City Thunders.

Further, the NBA player has an average salary of $1,127,658 annually with a guaranteed sum of $2,255,316. Diallo will have an $838,464 cap hit and a $2,255,316 dead cap in 2018-19.

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Draft Dreams...

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Diallo so far has made earnings of $838,464 from his entire NBA career. Kept aside Hamidou Diallo financial earnings, his personal assets includes home and cars.  Steven Adams, Paul George, Russel Westbrook are the highest-paid players of Oklahoma City Thunders.

Further, the NBA Player Diallo earns a good amount of money from various sponsorships.

Hamidou Diallo Personal Life

The Famous NBA star is 6 feet 5 inches tall in height and weighs around 90 kg. Diallo is not only a world-class athlete but also a very attractive individual.

Other than being a famous NBA Shooting Guard, Hamidou Diallo is pretty famous in social media with an enormous number of followers. Moreover, he has 203 k followers on Instagram and 46.3 k on his Twitter account.

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Happy Mother's Day to the most beautiful and strongest and hardest working person I've met in my life!!!! THIS IS MY WHY!!

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There is no information about his relationship and affair. In addition, he seems to concentrate on building a career and keeps his romantic relationship hidden from the public. During his career, Adebayo was always supported by his family.

Hamidou Diallo Bio and Early Life

Hamidou Diallo was born on July 31, 1998, in Queens, New York to parents Abdoulaye Diallo and Marima Diallo. As per his nationality, he is American and belongs to the Afro-American ethnic group. Further, his star sign is Leo. Diallo spent his childhood with his younger brother and sister.

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Happy Mother's Day ?? to the most beautiful and strongest and hardest working person I've met in my life!!!! THIS IS MY WHY!!

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Hamidou Diallo attended Josh Bowne in Flushing, New York where he played for his high school basketball team. Hamidou, in his high school career, held an average of 17.1 points and 6.6 rebounds as a junior. Later on, he joined Putnam Science Academy, Putnam, Connecticut, averaging 17.0 points and 4.0 rebounds.

Hamidou was among the top players in the recruiting class of Scout.com, Rivals.com, and ESPN in 2017. He was heavily recruited by six schools, Kentucky University, Arizona University, Indiana University, Kansas University, Syracuse University, and Connecticut University. 

College Statistics:

Year Team Games played Games started Minutes per game Rebounds per game Assists per game Steals per game Blocks per game Points per game
2017-18 Kentucky 37 37 24.8 3.6 1.2 .8 .4 10.0

After completing high school, Diallo enrolled at the University of Kentucky and played for it. Diallo scored 18 points, 3 assists and 5 rebounds on 10 November 2017 to defeat Utah Valley and scored 16 points on November 12 and 3 assists in a 73-69 win over Vermont.

Hamidou Diallo Professional Career

 Hamidou was selected by the Brooklyn Nets with the 45th pick in the 2018 NBA draft on 21 June 2018. Afterward, his draft rights were traded to the Charlotte Hornets and then to the Oklahoma City Thunder.

The Oklahoma City of Thunder announced on 28 July 2018 that it had signed with Hamidou. He debuted in NBA on 16 October 2018 with a loss of 100–108 to the Golden State Warriors with four points, a rebound, an assist, and a steal.

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Hamidou scored 18 points in his career with two steals, a rebound and a loss of 113–117 to the Kings on 19 November 2018. 

Also read: Bam Adebayo

Hamidou competed for the U.S. National Basketball Team under 18, which won gold in the 2016 FIBA Americas Under 18 Championship game. In the 2017 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Egypt, he won bronze.

Facts and stats of Hamidou Diallo

  • - Diallo's Birthplace is in Queens, New York.
  • - Diallo's height is 6 feet 5 inches (1.96 m).
  • - Diallo's weight is 198 lbs.
  • - Diallo's salary is $1,127,658 annually.
  • - Diallo's net worth is over $1 million.
  • - Diallo's parents are Marima and Abdoulaye.
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