Andrew Bogut Wiki, Girlfriend, Injury, Stats, Height
Andrew Bogut who is an Australian professional basketball player was born on 28th November of the year 1984. At present, he is playing for Golden State Warriors of National Basketball Association. He is the native of Melbourne, Victoria. He is the son of Miso and Ankica Bogut who are the Croatian immigrants. As a child, he was named as Andrew Michael Bogut. His mother is was from Karlovac whereas his father is from Osijek. Andrew was grown up by playing Australian rules football as well as tennis in addition to playing basketball. As a fifteen years old boy, he was cut from Victoria Junior State Representative Team. The experience then apparently drove him to improve.
Later, he went to study at the Australian Institute of Sport with whom he toured the United States in the year 2001 and 2002. During his last season at the AIS, he averaged the 29 points, 2.7 blocks and 14.5 rebounds per game. He then went on to lead Australian Team which won 2003 FIBA Junior World Championships as well as he was also named as the tournament MVP. In 2003-04, as a freshman at Utah, he averaged 12.5 points as well as 9.9 rebounds per game. At that time, he was also named as the Freshman of The Year in Mountain West Conference. During the summer, he was starter for Boomers at 2004 Athens Olympics where he averaged 14.8 points, 1.2 blocked shots, 8.8 rebounds and shooting the 58.0 percent from field.
As sophomore, he averaged 20.4 points, 12.2 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.8 blocks and the shot 62.0 percent from the field. Bogut also led Division I in the double-doubles with 26. After 2004-05 NCAA season, he was leading vote-getter on AP All-America team. He also earned a Player of The Year honors from Associated Press as well as ESPN.com plus the Naismith and the Wooden Awards. It was in 2005 when he became professional. He started to play with the Milwaukee Bucks. He finished the rookie season with Bucks averaging 9.4 ppg and 7.0 rpg. In addition to that, he was also named to 2005-06 All-Rookie First Team and he finished third in the votes for 2006 NBA Rookie of the Year Award.
Bogut along with Stephen Jackson were traded to Golden State Warriors on 13th March of the year 2012 in exchanged for Kwame Brown, Monta Ellis and Ekpe Udoh. According to the Warriors, Bogut underwent the surgery in April for cleaning out the loose particles as well as bone spurs in his ankle. He signed three years contract extension on 25th October of 2013 with the Warriors. Despite the another injury riddles season in the year 2013-14 season, he still finished 10th in the NBA Defensive Player of the Year voting and then became a first player in the history of franchise to average at least ten rebounds per game while the shooting 6o% from the field.
To talk about his personal life biography, Andrew has been dating with his girlfriend Jessica O’SullivanApart from that, Andrew has now reached at the age of 30 and he weights 118 kg. He stands very tall at towering height of seven feet. He is hard worker and dedicated towards his work which had helped him to have good earning and salary as well. To get more information about his stats and bio, he can also be followed in his Facebook, twitter and Instagram account.