Geert Hammink

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Geert Hammink
Personal information
Born (1969-07-12) July 12, 1969 (age 48)
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
Playing career 1993–2004
Position Center
Number 43
Career history
1993–1994 Shampoo Clear Cantù
19941995 Orlando Magic
1996 Omaha Racers
1996 Golden State Warriors
1996–1997 Panionios
1997–2000 Alba Berlin
2000–2001 AEK Athens
2001–2002 Aris
2002–2004 Köln 99ers
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 first 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 Valparaiso Crusaders men's basketball team. 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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