Ibou Dianko Badji, pivot of the Lion Cubs of Senegal, participated in the NBA Pre-Draft Combine 2021, since the beginning of the month. But the adventure ends there since he decided to retire.
The member of Barcelona (2m16) has indeed integrated various training camps with franchises of the NBA. A great experience, according to him, which allowed him to discover another facet of basketball. But the Senegalese international has made the decision to withdraw to plan for the 2022 session. What he said in a statement: » I have just had a great experience in my young basketball career. The Combine’s experience in NBA franchises allowed me to discover something else. I finally decided to continue to gain experience with Barcelona, to return to the Draft next summer. Thank you to everyone for your support and encouragement. «