Birth date 13 Jan 1983 (35 years)
Nationality Martinique Martinique
Team history
Golden State Warriors 2005 - present

Ronny Turiaf plays in the position of Forward. He has a height of 6 feet 10 inches and weight of 249 lbs. While playing in the NBA (National Basketball Association), he was offered jersey no. 21. From the 2005-06 season to the 2007-08 season, he was a member of Los Angeles Lakers. He played for Golden State Warriors in the 2008-09 season.

Turiaf attended Institut National du Sport et de l’Education Physique in Paris, France. Further, he took admission in Gonzaga University. During the 2005 NBA draft, he was selected by Los Angeles Lakers in the 2nd round. He was the 7th pick and overall 37th pick. He played 26 games from 2005-06 to 2007-08 in the playoffs, during which he received 260 playing minutes. His field goal percentage was 0.400, 3-point field goal percentage was nil and free throw percentage was 0.667. He accrued 66 points, 46 rebounds, 6 assists and 54 personal fouls.

Career Highlights

In the NBA, Turiaf took part in 183 games wherein he got 2871 playing minutes. His field goal percentage was 0.501 as he completed 723 field goal attempts and 362 field goals. Although, he managed 2 3-point field goal attempts he could not convert them into 3-point field goals and hence his 3-point field goal percentage was nil. He made 359 free throw attempts out of which 252 were free throws resulting in a free throw percentage of 0.702. He gathered 976 points, 632 rebounds, 207 assists and 456 personal fouls.