kids encyclopedia robot

Andrew Bogut facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Andrew Bogut
AM
Bogut with the Bucks
No. 12 – Golden State Warriors
Center
Personal information
Born 28 November 1984 (1984-11-28) (age 36)
Endeavour Hills, Melbourne, Australia
Nationality Australian
Listed height 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m)
Listed weight 260 lb (118 kg)
Career information
College Utah (2003–2005)
NBA Draft 2005 / Round: 1 / Pick: 1st overall
Selected by the Milwaukee Bucks
Pro career 2005–present
Career history
2005–2012 Milwaukee Bucks
2012–present Golden State Warriors
Career highlights and awards
  • NBA All-Rookie First Team (2006)
  • All-NBA Third Team (2010)
  • Oscar Robertson Trophy (2005)
  • John R. Wooden Award (2005)
  • Naismith College Player of the Year (2005)
  • Consensus NCAA All-American First Team (2005)
  • NBA Block Leader (2010-11)

Andrew Michael Bogut AM (born 28 November 1984) is an Australian professional basketball player. He plays for the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

He is 7 feet tall. He went to the University of Utah for college. Bogut was selected first overall by the Milwaukee Bucks in the 2005 NBA Draft. Bogut is the first Australian player to be drafted number one overall. He was also the second Utah player to be drafted number one overall.

On March 13, 2012, Bogut, along with Stephen Jackson, was traded to the Golden State Warriors in exchange for Monta Ellis, Ekpe Udoh and Kwame Brown.

Images for kids

kids search engine
Andrew Bogut Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.