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Andrew Bogut

Andrew Bogut was the first ever Australian basketballer to be selected first in the NBA Draft in 2005 when he was selected by the Milwaukee Bucks. He has since become an internationally recognised basketballer who has played for several teams in the USA most recently the LA Lakers in 2017 and represented Australia at three Olympic Games.

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Andrew Bogut's Biography

Andrew Bogut was the first ever Australian basketballer to be selected first in the NBA Draft in 2005 when he was selected by the Milwaukee Bucks. He has since become an internationally recognised basketballer who has played for several teams in the USA most recently the LA Lakers in 2017 and represented Australia at three Olympic Games.

 

Passionate and entertaining, he is a motivational speaker who talks about the highs and lows that come with achieving success, the strategies he's employed to overcome obstacles along the way, nutrition, work/life balance and the power of a team.

 

Andrew is also available for guest appearances, grand openings, autograph signings, product announcements, employee gatherings, and exclusive meet and greet events.

 

During a successful career in the USA, Andrew Bogut has played for the Dallas Mavericks, Cleveland Cavaliers, the Milwaukee Bucks and the Los Angeles Lakers.

 

The Australian arrived in the United States to play college basketball at Utah. He played two seasons for the Utes and averaged 20.4 points and 12.2 rebounds per game as a sophomore. That year, Andrew Bogut was named a consensus All-American and the national college player of the year. Andrew was the number one overall pick in the 2005 NBA Draft by the Milwaukee Bucks. He played the first seven seasons of his career with the Bucks and enjoyed several career highlights. He averaged 15.9 points, 10.2 rebounds and 2.5 blocks during the 2010 season on the way to being named to the All-NBA third team. The following year, Bogut averaged an NBA-high 2.6 blocks per game.

 

In 2012 Andrew Bogut was traded to the Warriors. In 2015, he was named to the All-NBA Defensive second team and Golden State won the NBA title.

 

Andrew has presented Australia at the 2016 Rio Olympics, 2008 Beijing Olympics and 2004 Athens Olympic Games.