Derek Hood (basketball)
December 22, 1976 |
|Listed height||6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)|
|Listed weight||222 lb (101 kg)|
|High school||Central (Kansas City, Missouri)|
|NBA draft||1999 / Undrafted|
|Position||Small forward / Power forward|
|1999–2000||Quad City Thunder|
|2000–2001||Kansas City Knights|
|2003||Toros de Aragua|
|2004–2005||Yakima Sun Kings|
|Career highlights and awards|
Hood, a 6'8", 222 pound small forward born in Decatur, Illinois, attended the University of Arkansas. He played two games for the National Basketball Association's Charlotte Hornets during the 1999-2000 NBA season.
Hood also played in the CBA with the Quad City Thunder and Yakima Sun Kings, in Italy with Snaidero Udine, in the ABA with the Kansas City Knights, in the NBDL with the Mobile Revelers, and in France with ASVEL Villeurbanne.
In 2015 Hood was inducted into the Arkansas Sports Hall of Honor.
- Derek Dwayne Hood. NBA Development League. Retrieved on December 21, 2009.
- Derek Hood. NBA.com. Retrieved on December 21, 2009.
- CBA Recap (Quad City-Idaho)". CNN/SI. March 8, 2000. Retrieved on December 21, 2009.
- Dave Thomas. "CBA - Sun Kings' Hood a coaches' player". Yakima Herald-Republic. January 28, 2005. Retrieved on December 21, 2009.
- Jonathan Woog. "What ever happenedd to... the 1994 Street & Smith's High School All-America Team". Street & Smith's. 2005. Retrieved on December 21, 2009.
- David Boyce. "A serious player; Knights' Hood always ready for work". Kansas City Star. December 18, 2000. Retrieved on December 21, 2009.
- Derek Hood D-League Statistics. basketball-reference.com. Retrieved on December 21, 2009.