Rudy Gobert-Bourgarel was born on 26 June 1992 in Saint-Quentin, France.
He is a French professional basketball player.
He plies his trade with the Minnesota Timberwolves of the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a center.
Gobert also competes for the French national team. He started playing basketball at the age of eleven for the JSC St-Quentin club. Rudy participated in the FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship with the French under-18 national team, coming up as the team’s best scorer and rebounder.
Gobert was selected with the 27th overall pick by the Denver Nuggets but was later traded on draft night to the Utah Jazz.
He is a three-time NBA All-Star and an Olympics silver medal winner. He has also won two bronze medals at the basketball world championships.
Rudy Gobert Parents: Rudy Bourgarel, Corinne Gobert
Rudy Bourgarel and Corinne Gobert are the parent of Rudy Gobert.
Rudy Bourgarel is a former professional basketball player who played for Marist Red Foxes at the college level.
He played professionally for Saint-Quentin in Paris.
He is from Guadeloupe while Corinne is from France.
The two separated when Rudy was three years old.