Ruben Douglas

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Ruben Douglas
Personal information
Born (1979-10-30) October 30, 1979 (age 35)
Pasadena, California
Nationality Panamanian / American
Listed height 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Listed weight 210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
High school Bellarmine-Jefferson
(Burbank, California)
College Arizona (1998–1999)
New Mexico (2000–2003)
NBA draft 2003 / Undrafted
Pro career 2003–2012
Position Point guard / Shooting guard
Career history
2003–2004 Panionios
2004–2005 Climamio Bologna
2005–2006 Dynamo Moscow
2006–2009 Valencia
2009 Lottomatica Roma
2010 Cajasol Sevilla
2012 Uşak Üniversitesi Belediyespor
Career highlights and awards

Ruben Enrique Douglas (born October 30, 1979) is a Panamanian-American professional basketball player. He is a 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 210 lb (95 kg) point guard-shooting guard.

Amateur career[edit]

He played high school basketball at Bellarmine-Jefferson High School in Burbank, California. He is ranked as one of the most prolific high school scorers in California state history. He then played college basketball at the University of Arizona with the Arizona Wildcats in the 1998-99 season. Douglas led the NCAA in scoring with a 28.0 points per game average during the 2002-03 season as a senior year at the University of New Mexico while playing with the New Mexico Lobos. He was also named the Mountain West Conference MVP.

Pro career[edit]

After going undrafted by any NBA teams, Douglas took his game overseas. He has played for Panionios of the Greek league (2003–04), Virtus Roma and Fortitudo Bologna (2004–05) of the Italian league, the latter with whom he won the Italian national championship, as well as Dynamo Moscow of the Russian league (2005–06), and Valencia of the Spanish league (2006–09). In 2010 he returned to Panionios.[1]

Douglas won the Eurocup championship in 2006 with Dynamo Moscow, and he was also named the Finals MVP. Ruben Douglas last played for Uşak Üniversitesi Belediyespor which is a team in the 2nd division of Turkish league starting from January 2012. He's played against Tenis Eskrim Dağcılık in his first match for Uşak Belediyespor on 8 January 2012.

Panamanian national team[edit]

Douglas was also a member of the Panamanian national basketball team that competed at the 2006 FIBA World Championship.


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