Rodney Santos

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Rodney Santos
No. 45
Small forward / Shooting guard
Personal information
Born (1973-05-30) May 30, 1973 (age 41)
Meycauayan, Bulacan, Philippines
Nationality Filipino
Listed height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Listed weight 175 lb (79 kg)
Career information
College San Sebastian College - Recoletos
PBA draft 1996 Round: 1 / Pick: 2nd overall
Selected by the Purefoods Tender Juicy Hotdogs
Pro career 1996–2010
Career history
1996 Purefoods TJ Hotdogs
1997–2002 Alaska Milkmen
2003 Purefoods TJ Hotdogs
2004–2008 Barangay Ginebra Kings
2009–2010 Coca-Cola Tigers
Career highlights and awards
  • PBA All-Star (1996)
  • PBA Mr. Quality Minutes (1998–1999)
  • PBA Buzzerbeater Event Co-Champion (1999)

John Rodney Santos (born May 30, 1973) is a Filipino professional basketball player. He most recently played with the Coca-Cola Tigers. He is also known as "The Slasher" for his slashing ability going to the basket.

After playing for Purefoods, Alaska, and Ginebra,[1] he was signed by the Coca-Cola Tigers to add veteran leadership to the team. His golden years though was when he was with Alaska and Ginebra where he won championships.


  1. ^ Navarro, June (24 July 2006). "Ginebra sticks with vets". Philippine Daily Inquirer. Retrieved 27 March 2011. 

Preceded by
SSC-R's school colors Jesse Bardaje
NCAA Seniors' Basketball Most Valuable Player
Succeeded by
Mapua's school colors Ruben dela Rosa