Marcin Gortat

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Birthday
17, 1984
Birthplace
Lodz, Poland
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
17, 1984 (age 35)
Birthplace
Lodz, Poland

About

Center originally drafted by the Phoenix Suns, nicknamed The Polish Hammer, made his NBA debut in 2007 with the Orlando Magic; re-joined the Suns from 2010 to 2013 and was then traded to the Washington Wizards in 2013.

Before Fame

He won a championship with the German team RheinEnergie Cologne in 2006.

Trivia

He was the only Suns player to start every game of the 2011-12 season.

Family Life

His father Janusz Gortat was a boxer.

Associated With

He sacrificed his usual #13 jersey to the great point guard Steve Nash after being traded to Phoenix from Orlando.