Geert Hammink

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Geert Hammink
No. 43
Center
Personal information
Born (1969-07-12) July 12, 1969 (age 45)
Didam, Netherlands
Nationality Dutch
Listed height 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m)
Listed weight 262 lb (119 kg)
Career information
College LSU (1988–1993)
NBA draft 1993 / Round: 1 / Pick: 26th overall
Selected by the Orlando Magic
Pro career 1993–2004
Career history
1993–1994 Shampoo Clear Cantù (Italy)
19941995 Orlando Magic (NBA)
1996 Omaha Racers (CBA)
1996 Golden State Warriors (NBA)
1996–1997 Panionios (Greece)
1997–2000 Alba Berlin (Germany)
2000–2001 AEK Athens (Greece)
2001–2002 Aris (Greece)
2002–2004 Köln 99ers (Germany)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Geert Hendrik Hammink (born July 12, 1969) is a retired Dutch professional basketball player who was selected by the Orlando Magic in the 1st round (26th overall) of the 1993 NBA Draft. Hammink played for the Magic and had a small stint with the Golden State Warriors in 3 NBA seasons. In his NBA career, Hammink appeared in 8 games and scored a total of 14 points. He played college basketball at Louisiana State University (LSU).

He had a small role as a member of the Indiana Hoosiers basketball team in the movie Blue Chips.[1]

Hammink's Baton Rouge, Louisiana-born son, Shane Hammink, who played for Canarias Basketball Academy in Spain's Canary Islands, is a member of the LSU men's basketball team.[2] He was considered one of the top players in Europe.[2]

Honours[edit]

Trophies won with club:[3]

Individual awards:[3]

  • German League All-Star: 2004

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