Mamadi Diakite

Mamadi Diakite

Height/Weight: 6' 9"/224 lbs
Born: Conacry, Guinea
College: Virginia
Draft: Undrafted
  • The Associated Press

    Suddenly hot Rockets, slumping Thunder to meet in first of two

    The Houston Rockets have won back-to-back games for the first time this season. The Rockets, who possess an NBA-worst 3-16 record, will look to increase their modest winning streak to three when they host the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday night in the first of a home-and-home set between the teams. Houston had dropped 15 straight games before winning the first two contests of a three-game homestand.

  • The Canadian Press

    Oklahoma City faces Houston on 5-game skid

    Oklahoma City Thunder (6-13, 12th in the Western Conference) vs. Houston Rockets (3-16, 15th in the Western Conference)Houston; Monday, 8 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Oklahoma City aims to break its five-game losing streak with a victory over Houston.The Rockets are 1-12 against Western Conference opponents. Houston is 1-12 in games decided by 10 points or more.The Thunder have gone 6-6 against Western Conference opponents. Oklahoma City is the league leader with 47.8 rebounds per game led by Josh Gidde


    Game Recap: Wizard 101, Thunder 99

    Shai Gilgeous-Alexander missed the game winning three-point attempt as time expired for the Thunder as they fell to the Wizards, 101-99. Bradley Beal recorded 20 points, four rebounds and six assists for the Wizards, while Daniel Gafford added seven points, eight rebounds and a career-high eight blocks in the victory. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander tallied 15 points, eight rebounds and nine assists for the Thunder in the losing effort. The Wizards improve to 12-7 on the season, while the Thunder fall to 6-13.