Berni Rodríguez

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Berni Rodríguez
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Rodríguez with Unicaja Málaga.
No. 41 – Baloncesto Sevilla
Position Shooting guard / Small forward
League Spanish ACB
Personal information
Born (1980-06-07) June 7, 1980 (age 34)
Málaga, Andalusia, Spain
Nationality Spanish
Listed height 6 ft 5.75 in (1.97 m)
Listed weight 205 lb (93 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2002 / Undrafted
Pro career 1998–present
Career history
1998–2012 Unicaja
1998–1999 Unicaja Macías
2012–2014 Murcia
2014–present Baloncesto Sevilla

Bernardo Rodríguez Arias, nicknamed Berni Rodríguez (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈberni roˈðɾiɣeθ]; born June 7, 1980) is a Spanish professional basketball player. He is 1.97 m (6 ft 5 ¾ in) tall. He is currently playing with the pro club Baloncesto Sevilla.

Pro career[edit]

Rodríguez began his professional career with Unicaja Macias of the Liga EBA, the farm team of CB Málaga during the 1998–99 season. He then moved to the senior club, CB Málaga of the Spanish ACB League for the 1999–00 season.

In June 2012, after 13 seasons in Málaga, Berni leaves Unicaja. The club decided to retire his number 5.[1]

One month and a half later, he signs with UCAM Murcia where he decided to play with the number 41, for respecting his old number 5 at Málaga.[2]

Spanish national team[edit]

Rodríguez played with the Spanish national basketball teams that won the gold medal at the 2006 FIBA World Championship, the silver medal at the 2007 FIBA European Championship, and the silver medal at the 2008 Olympic Basketball Tournament.

Awards and accomplishments[edit]

Pro career[edit]

Spanish national team[edit]

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