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Luol Deng

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Luol Deng is a British professional basketball player for the National Basketball Association's Chicago Bulls and the Great Britain national basketball team. He plays the small forward position. He was selected to his first All Star game during the 2011–12 NBA season, joining teammate Derrick Rose. Born in what is now South Sudan, Deng fled the country with his family as a child, moving to Egypt and then the United Kingdom, becoming a British citizen in 2006.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1985 Birth Born on April 16, 1985.

TEENAGE

2003 18 Years Old 1 More Event
Considered a five-star recruit by Rivals.com, Deng was listed as the No. 1 small forward and the No. 2 player in the nation in 2003.
…  A member of the Chicago Bulls from 2004 until 2014, Deng was selected for his first NBA All-Star game during the 2011–12 season. … Read More

TWENTIES

For the 2006–07 season, Deng was the only Bull to start all 82 regular season games. … Read More
On 26 March 2007 Deng posted a new career-high 38 points to lead the Bulls to a home victory against the Portland Trail Blazers. … Read More
2008 - 2010 3 More Events
2011 26 Years Old 1 More Event
On 24 February 2011, Deng scored 20 points, 10 rebounds, and hit the game winning 3-point shot with 16 seconds left on the clock in a game against the Miami Heat. … Read More
Deng injured his wrist during the fourth quarter against the Charlotte Bobcats on 21 January 2012. … Read More
Deng was selected as a reserve for the 2013 NBA All-Star Game, along with Joakim Noah.
2014 29 Years Old 1 More Event
On 7 January 2014, the Chicago Bulls traded Deng to the Cleveland Cavaliers for Andrew Bynum, two future second round draft picks in 2015 and 2016 (initially traded from the Portland Trail Blazers to the Cavaliers), a protected future pick the Cavaliers received from the Sacramento Kings, and the right to swap first round picks with the Cavaliers in the 2015 draft. … Read More
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