Timberwolves' Dieng on All-Rookie Team

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Timberwolves' Dieng on All-Rookie Team

May 22, 2014 Updated May 22, 2014 at 6:30 PM CST

Minneapolis, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Minnesota Timberwolves center Gorgui Dieng has been named to the 2013-14 NBA all-rookie second team, it was announced on Thursday.

Dieng averaged 4.8 points and 5.0 rebounds per game this season for the Timberwolves, including 12.0 points and 11.3 rebounds over the last 18 games of the season.

Originally acquired by the Timberwolves in a draft-day trade with the Utah Jazz, Dieng played in 60 games this season and made all of his 15 starts over the final 18 games of the year.

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