Nate Robinson

Nate Robinson

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Updated On February 9, 2022
Seattle, USA
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Seattle, USA

Nate Robinson is a famous former American NBA basketball player. Nate Robinson has gained fame as one of the short NBA stars and is best known for playing from Delaware 69ers wearing jersey number one. Likewise, he is also the author of the book ‘Heart over Height’.

Early Life and Childhood

Nate Robinson was born in the year 1984 on May 31st. He was born in Seattle, Washington, USA. Likewise, the former NBA player is 36 years old at the moment. His birth name is Nathaniel Cornelius Robinson. He belongs to American nationality and was born under the star sign Gemini.

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Caption: Nate in his childhood days with his mom(source: Instagram)

Moving on to his parents, he was born to Jacque Robinson and Renee Busch. His father Jacque Robinson was an American footballer and played for the Philadelphia Eagles. Similarly, her mother was a beauty salon operator. Robinson has a sister named Jasmine Stewart. He also has two brothers named Anthony Stewart and Deron Isiah Robinson. Growing up Robinson was extremely athletic and loved to play any kind of sports.


The former basketball player attended Rainer Beach High School located in Seattle, USA. He later moved to James Logan High School. During his high school days, he used to play basketball for his high school. Being a skilled player he excelled at the sports. Furthermore, he got a football scholarship at the Washington University. However, Nate stuck with basketball and has represented his college in several games and tournaments.

Career and Professional Life

Nate Robinson is a famous former NBA player. His father was the one who inspired and introduced him to various kinds of sports. Moreover, he loved o play basketball and pursued a career in it. During his high school and college days, he used to play basketball for the respective teams. He was already a skilled player while he was at college.

The basketball started his professional basketball journey in the year 2005. He was first drafted by the Phoenix Suns in the year 2005 but was traded to the New York Knicks. During his time at the New York Knicks, he averaged at 908 pts and 2 assists per game. Similarly, he played 72 games for the team and also won his first three slam dunk. championships.

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Caption: Nate during a basketball match(source: Instagram)

After playing for almost five years for New York Knicks, he was traded to the Boston Celtics. During his time at the Boston Celtics, he averaged 6.5 pts and 3 assists. Similarly, he played 26 games for the teams during the 2011 season. Later on, he was traded to Oklahoma City Thunder. During his time at the thunder, he excelled at basketball.

Despite being of relatively shorter stature his excellent dribbling skills helped him score major points for the team.  On July 31, 2015, he signed in a deal with Chicago Bulls. Likewise, he currently works for the NBA development team and plays from Delaware 69ers.In addition to his NBA career, he is also the author of the book ‘Heart over Height’. The book was released back in the year 2014.

Awards and Net worth

Reflecting on the NBA player’s awards, he has not received any of them yet, Likewise, he has certainly earned a decent sum of money throughout his NBA career. He enjoys a lavish and luxurious life. Similarly, he has a net worth of USD 9 million. In addition to his NBA career, he also gains revenue through various brands and sponsors.

Relationship status

Talking about Nate’s relationship status, he is a married guy. He married his  High school girlfriend Sheena Feliz. The couple met back in High School and fell in love. Similarly, the couple enjoys a happy and peaceful married life. The pair has three children named, Navyi, Nahmier, and Ny’ale.

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Caption: Nate taking a picture with his children (source: Instagram)

The former NBA player has kept a clean internet profile. He has not involved himself in any kinds of scandals and stays miles away from any kind of trouble.

Body measurements and Social media

Nate Robinson is one of the short NBA players. Despite his short appearance he managed to have a successful NBA career. As per his height, he stands tall at 5 feet 9 inches and weighs 82 kg. Likewise, he has black hair and a pair of shimmery black eyes.

The former NBA player is famous on social media sites too. He has become a sort of social media icon. Nate is active on Instagram and Twitter. Similarly, the former NBA star has 970k followers on Twitter and a staggering 2.5 million followers on Instagram. Nate often posts pictures of himself on his Instagram.

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