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Boris Diaw

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Boris Babacar Diaw-Riffiod (born April 16, 1982), better known as Boris Diaw, is a French basketball executive and former player who is the president of Metropolitans 92 of LNB Pro A. Diaw began his playing career in Pro A and returned to that league after 14 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played mostly at the power forward position. In 2006, Diaw was named the NBA's Most Improved Player as a member of the Phoenix Suns. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Boris Diaw has received more than 1,269,893 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia. Boris Diaw is the 300th most popular basketball player (down from 284th in 2019), the 4,873rd most popular biography from France (down from 4,236th in 2019) and the 7th most popular French Basketball Player.

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  • 34

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  • 4.19

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.25

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among basketball players, Boris Diaw ranks 300 out of 1,268Before him are Satch Sanders, John Paxson, Marko Jarić, Joe Fortenberry, Jimmy Butler, and Serge Ibaka. After him are Danny Ainge, LaMarcus Aldridge, Nikola Jokić, Leandro Barbosa, Connie Hawkins, and Glen Rice.

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Among people born in 1982, Boris Diaw ranks 233Before him are Mostafa Zamani, Lynndie England, Kate Nauta, Tetsuya Kakihara, Dynamo, and Missy Peregrym. After him are Oguchi Onyewu, Steve Angello, Christian Maggio, Sean Faris, Filip Jícha, and Kalu Uche.

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Among people born in France, Boris Diaw ranks 4,873 out of 6,011Before him are Harlem Désir (1959), Patrice Rio (1948), Luka Karabatic (1988), Marion Maréchal (1989), Jean-Marc Ferreri (1962), and Bertrand Gille (1978). After him are Yael Naim (1978), Nico Prost (1981), Jean-François Domergue (1957), Jérémy Chardy (1987), Tobias Linderoth (1979), and Laurent Robuschi (1935).


Among basketball players born in France, Boris Diaw ranks 7Before him are Dominique Wilkins (1960), Michel Bonnevie (1921), André Buffière (1922), Rudy Gobert (1992), Nicolas Batum (1988), and Nando de Colo (1987). After him are Antoine Rigaudeau (1971), Thomas Heurtel (1989), Tariq Abdul-Wahad (1974), Evan Fournier (1992), Frédéric Weis (1977), and Fabien Causeur (1987).

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