After discovered him at Junior African Championship in Durban by our agents, he headed to Hospitalet (Barcelona) were he improved his basketball skills.
Serge was chosen with the 24th pick by Seattle Supersonics at 2008 Draft. He debuted at NBA one year after and in his second season (2010-11) he participated Sprite Slam Dunk Contest at the NBA All Star Weekend in Los Angeles where he begins to being known as ‘Air Congo’.
After 7 years at Oklahoma City Thunder, Serge Ibaka was transferred to Orlando Magic. During these 7 years, he was named in the NBA All-Defensive team on three separate occasions, and finished two seasons as the NBA blocks leader. Besides his success in the NBA, he won the gold medal in the 2011 Eurobasket with the Spanish national team and also won the silver medal in the 2012 London Olympic games.
In February 2017, Serge Ibaka was transferred to one of the best teams in the NBA, the Toronto Raptors. With him on the team, the Raptors went deep into the playoffs until finally being crowned NBA champions in June 2019.