Rodríguez with Unicaja Málaga.
|Born||June 7, 1980|
Málaga, Andalusia, Spain
|Listed height||6 ft 5.75 in (1.97 m)|
|Listed weight||205 lb (93 kg)|
|NBA draft||2002 / Undrafted|
|Position||Shooting guard / Small forward|
|Career highlights and awards|
Bernardo Rodríguez Arias, nicknamed Berni Rodríguez (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈbeɾni roˈðɾiɣeθ]; born June 7, 1980) is a Spanish retired professional basketball player. He is 1.97 m (6 ft 5 ¾ in) tall.
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 July 2016, Rodríguez announced his retirement from playing professional basketball.
Spanish national team
Rodríguez played with the Spanish national basketball teams that won the gold medal at the 2006 FIBA World Championship, the silver medal at the EuroBasket 2007, and the silver medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics.
- El Unicaja retira el dorsal 5 en honor a Berni Rodríguez Archived 2012-06-27 at the Wayback Machine Unicaja website. 26 June 2012
- «En Murcia me guardaron el número 5, pero he pedido el 41 porque el 5 será siempre el que llevé en el Unicaja» La Opinión de Málaga. 5 August 2012
- "Berni Rodriguez retires at age 36". Eurohoops.net. 22 July 2016. Retrieved 25 July 2016.
- "Berni Rodríguez, nuevo director deportivo del Baloncesto Sevilla" (in Spanish). 27 July 2016. Retrieved 27 July 2016.