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Manu Ginobili

Biography

NBA shooting safeguard who won his fourth NBA Tournament using the San Antonio Spurs in 2014 and in addition led Argentina to a silver medal on the 2004 Olympics. He initial played skillfully in the Argentine golf ball group and, in 1999, was chosen 57th general in the NBA Draft with the Spurs. His first year year using the Spurs is at 2003, 2 yrs after he was called MVP from the Italian Group. He got wedded to Marianela Orono in 2004 as well as the few had twin guys 6 years afterwards. That they had another kid in 2014. He became teammates with renowned power forwards Tim Duncan in the Spurs in 2003.

Quick Facts


Full Name Manu Ginóbili
Salary 14 million USD
Date Of Birth July 28, 1977
Place Of Birth Buenos Aires, Argentina
Height 1.98 m
Weight 91 kg
Profession Basketball Player
Nationality Argentine, Italian
Spouse Marianela Oroño
Children Luca Ginóbili, Nicola Ginóbili, Dante Ginóbili
Parents Jorge Ginóbili, Raquel Ginóbili
Siblings Sebastián Ginóbili, Leandro Ginóbili
Awards All-NBA Team, NBA Sixth Man of the Year Award, NBA All-Rookie Team, Olimpia Award, EuroLeague Final Four MVP, Konex Award
Nominations Best International Athlete ESPY Award
Star Sign Leo

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#Fact
1Led the San Antonio Spurs to four NBA titles in 2003, 2005, 2007 and 2014.
2Is a supporter of River Plate Football Club.
3However, he did not sign with the Spurs until the 2002 FIBA World Championship in Indianapolis. In the years since, some commentators have deemed him the greatest draft day steal in modern NBA history, and perhaps all-time.
4He was drafted by the San Antonio Spurs in the 1999 NBA Draft, late in the second round with the 57th overall pick.
5Manu is left handed and uses this to his advantage frequently when driving to the hoop.
6He speaks three languages fluently: Spanish, Italian and English.
7Like many Argentines, Ginóbili is a descendant of Italian immigrants, and he has dual citizenship with Argentina and Italy.
8Ginobili comes from a basketball family. Older brothers Sebastián and Leandro have played professionally in Argentina and Spain respectively. Their father, Jorge, was a coach at a club in Bahía Blanca, where Ginóbili learned to play.
9Ginobili is the only basketball player ever to win a Euroleague, an NBA ring, and an Olympic Gold medal.
10On February 21, 2007, Manu set a Spurs franchise record with 24 straight points against the Atlanta Hawks.
11He plays as a Shooting Guard for the San Antonio Spurs.


Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Pura Química2011-2015TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
León, reflejos de una pasión2015Documentary as Emmanuel Ginóbili
NBA.TV: Extended Edition2014ShortHimself
The 2014 NBA Finals2014TV Mini-SeriesHimself - San Antonio Spurs
The 2013 NBA Finals2013TV Mini-SeriesHimself - San Antonio Spurs
Caiga quien caiga - CQC2004-2012TV SeriesHimself
NBA.TV2012ShortHimself
2011 NBA All-Star Game2011TV SpecialHimself - San Antonio Spurs (as Emanuel Ginóbili)
Tiempo muerto2010DocumentaryHimself (as Emanuel Ginóbili)
Zoom, mirá de cerca2009TV SeriesHimself
Un sol para los chicos2009TV SeriesHimself
Kobe Doin' Work2009TV Movie documentaryHimself (as Emanuel Ginóbili)
The 2007 NBA Finals2007TV Mini-SeriesHimself - San Antonio Spurs
La noche del 102005TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The 2005 NBA Finals2005TV Mini-SeriesHimself - San Antonio Spurs
The 2003 NBA Finals2003TV Mini-SeriesHimself - San Antonio Spurs

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Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Hoy nos toca2017TV SeriesHimself
Telenoche2016TV SeriesHimself
Mike & Mike2014TV SeriesHimself - San Antonio Spurs
Plan TV2011TV SeriesHimself
Los nuevos y clásicos bloopers2009TV SeriesHimself
Mañanas informales2005TV SeriesHimself

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