Andre Roberson – Family, Career, Shoes & More

Andre Roberson was born on 4th December 1991 in Las Cruces, New Mexico. He was the part of the Colorado Buffaloes basketball team in his college career.

He was rewarded with all the PAC 12 first team rewards and won the defensive player of PAC 12.

Andre Roberson’s professional career started when he was picked by Oklahoma City in the NBA draft of 2013. He is currently playing in NBA for Oklahoma City Thunder.

Family

Roberson belongs to a family of sportsmen. His parents studied from the college of New Mexico State and were All Americans in the sports they played. His parents have 7 children. Apart from 2, all are playing basketball.

Education

Andre Roberson studied from Karen Wagner High School where he played basketball too. His average there was 15 points, 1.5 shots blocks, and 12 rebounds per single game.

He went in Colorado Buffaloes for his college studies. He was the part of that team for 3 seasons and was the countries best rebounder.

Because of his performances his college team won NCAA tournaments for 2 consecutive years. Apart from that he was rewarded with best Defensive player of the year of All PAC 12. His average in 2012 was 10 points and 11 rebounds per game.

Career

Andre Roberson’s professional career started in 2013 when he was picked in NBA draft by Minnesota Timberwolves. Later on, he was traded from Oklahoma.

His first career double came in 2014 season against Golden State Warriors. In the 2015 season, he scored 15 points against Los Angeles Lakers and led his team to victory.

This was his career-best too. In the 2016 season, he missed some games due to knee injury.

He came back in a crucial Western Conference final match against Gold State Warriors and scored his career-best 17 points and led his team to victory.

Favorite Basketball Shoes

  • Nike Kyrie 2
  • Nike Kyrie 1

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