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Clippers Sign Nate Robinson

The Los Angeles Clippers announced today they have signed free agent guard Nate Robinson to a 10-day contract. Robinson, 30, most recently played for the Denver Nuggets where he averaged 5.8 points, 2.3 assists and 1.2 rebounds over 33 games (one start) this season. A 10-year NBA veteran, the Seattle native has appeared in 607 [...]

Nate Robinson Shares His Journey of Overcoming the Odds in His New Book ‘Heart Over Height’

SEATTLE – NBA star Nate Robinson and writer Jon Finkel, author of The Dadvantage and the Greatest Stars of the NBA series, have teamed up to tell the inspirational story of how a 5’9” hoop dreamer rose to basketball prominence and three slam dunk titles amid the sport of giants. In his new book Heart [...]

Nate Robinson Undergoes Knee Surgery to Repair Torn ACL

Denver Nuggets guard Nate Robinson underwent surgery this afternoon to repair the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee, Nuggets General Manager and Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly announced tonight. “It’s always tough to see one of your players go down with an injury,” Connelly said. “Nate is known for his heart [...]

Nuggets’ Nate Robinson remains an unabashed Seattle Seahawks fan

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Nuggets reserve point guard Nate Robinson is hosting a Super Bowl party Sunday, and Broncos fans aren’t invited. It’s not that the affable nine-year NBA veteran dislikes the Broncos or their fan base. It’s just that Robinson, who was born in Seattle and played for the University of Washington, has been a [...]

Nate Robinson Plays with Heavy Heart After Aunt’s Death

OAKLAND, Calif. – Nate Robinson held court on the court – running, slashing, and making shot after shot after big-time shot in the fourth quarter when the Nuggets needed it most. And when he needed it most. Robinson’s 14 fourth quarter points were a huge reason the Nuggets nabbed one of their most important victories [...]

Nate Robinson Highlights How To ‘Train Like an NBA Star’ in Men’s Fitness Magazine

Nate Robinson is featured in Men’s Fitness in a piece on “How Train Like an NBA” star. Check it out here: http://bit.ly/1hk4Ujv

Denver Post: “Ball of energy” Nate Robinson brings humor, laughter to his game

An early-season practice was over, but Nate Robinson wasn’t yet finished with teammate Evan Fourier. He had points to make. Many more points to make. And he was making them in megaphone style. If you were in the gym, you were in earshot. If you were not Fournier, you were cracking up. If you were [...]

Esquire: Why Height Doesn’t Mean A Damn Thing, With Nate Robinson

First-round NBA draft pick. Three-time dunk champion. One point every two minutes. New Denver Nugget. Latest addition to Pepsi’s awesome Uncle Drew series. Short man. As told to Nate Hopper: I am five-nine even. With no shoes. Five-nine-and-a-half with shoes. I’ve got a brother that’s six-one; I’ve got another brother who’s five-eleven/six-feet. I got a [...]

Hoop Mag: Uncle Drew’s New Crew

It’s been a while since we saw Uncle Drew hit the courts to school hordes of unsuspecting streetballers, but it was worth the wait. With a new (or should we say, “old”) acquaintance in tow, Uncle Drew is ready to wreak havoc all over again. We spoke with “Lights Out” aka Nate Robinson, on how [...]

USA Today: Nate Robinson Reflects on His Time With the Chicago Bulls

CHICAGO — The most memorable moment of the Chicago Bulls’ 2013 playoff run came at the hands of Nate Robinson. The undersized, occasionally reckless veteran guard exploded for 34 points off the bench to help the Bulls pull off a 142-134 triple-overtime victory over the Brooklyn Nets in Game 4 of their first-round series. With [...]