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Dikembe Mutombo

Atlanta Hawks

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1998 NBA Defensive Player Winner Dikembe Mutombo News

The long view

MyAJC
At the clang of the bell marking the end of the school day, third-grader Dikembe Mutombo grabbed his schoolbooks and loped across the wide street in Kinshasa, capital of Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), to the American Embassy, his movements ...

1998 NBA Defensive Player Winner Dikembe Mutombo News

Saying goodbye to the 2016-17 Denver Nuggets

Denver Stiffs
This was the season the team began to really embrace their history, first with the retirement of Dikembe Mutombo's jersey and later on with the honoring of Alex English back at Pepsi Center. English's voice over shots of the team's veterans and rookies ...

1998 NBA Defensive Player Winner Dikembe Mutombo News

Swimming against the tide: Dikembe Mutombo says the stay-at-home big man has a future in the NBA

National Post
TORONTO — Dikembe Mutombo played 18 seasons in the NBA, almost 1,200 games in which he attempted more than 8,000 shots. Was any one of them a three-pointer? Mutombo leans his head back and laughs. “Oh, come on. I'm 0-for-1,” he says.

1998 NBA Defensive Player Winner Dikembe Mutombo News

Local writer in '91: Nuggets drafting Mutombo would be “mistake,” should take Doug Smith instead

The Comeback (blog)
Well before Dikembe Mutombo was an eight-time NBA All-Star, the 7'2″ native of the Democratic Republic of the Congo was a top prospect out of Georgetown going into the 1991 NBA Draft. While he ended up being chosen by the Denver Nuggets at No.

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