Samuel Dalembert

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Birthday
10, 1981
Birthplace
Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
10, 1981 (age 38)
Birthplace
Port-au-Prince, Haiti

About

NBA center known best for his shot-blocking; spent his first 9 seasons with the Philadelphia 76ers, then went on to play for the Sacramento Kings, Houston Rockets, Milwaukee Bucks and Dallas Mavericks.

Before Fame

He played 2 years of college basketball at Seton Hall.

Trivia

He won the 2009-10 J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award for his contributions to Haitian people after the big earthquake in Haiti.

Family Life

He is the son of Gabriel Dalembert, who survived the Haiti Earthquake along with one of Samuel's brothers and sisters.

Associated With

He played alongside All-Star NBA guard Allen Iverson from 2001 to 2006 on the Philadelphia 76ers.