Originally posted on The Cardinal Connect  |  Last updated 6/18/13
Following his workout with the New York Knicks on Tuesday afternoon, Adam Zagoria of ZagsBlog.com caught up with former Louisville big man Gorgui Dieng. Zagoria not only talked with Dieng about the upcoming NBA Draft, but also about next year’s Louisville team. Despite losing two integral pieces in from the 2013 national championship team in Dieng and Peyton Siva, Rick Pitino is expected to have one of the best teams in the country in 2013-14. Louisville brings back nearly 75% of their scoring from last season and welcomes one of the best incoming backcourts in the country with the addition of Chris Jones, Terry Rozier and Anton Gill. “I think they’re going to have a better team this year,” Dieng tells Zagoria. “We always have a team. we always have a team,” he said. “Thats what Coach ‘P’ is all about – team. He doesn’t care who you are. You can be the best player but if you do something wrong, he’s going to sit you down. If you’re body fat is over nine percent, you won’t play.” Replacing
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