NBA star Nate Robinson didn't drop thousands of dollars on some ultra-rare Nike Air Yeezys to keep them in his closet -- he rocked 'em out to dinner last night ... and tells TMZ Sports they also… READ MORE >
Nathaniel Cornelius Robinson (born May 31, 1984, in Seattle, Washington) is an American professional basketball player who plays for the Oklahoma City Thunder. Robinson is listed at just 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m) with shoes, making him one of the shortest players currently in the NBA behind Earl Boykins, but Robinson has an extremely high vertical leap of 43.5 inches (110 cm), currently one of the highest vertical leaps of any NBA player. Robinson has served as a successful point guard for the both the New York Knicks and the Boston Celtics, achieving career stats of 12 points, 1 steal, and 3 assists in an average of 24 minutes played per game. Robinson is the NBA's first three-time slam dunk champion. Robinson spent his first two years of high school at Rainier Beach High School in Seattle. He moved to Union City, California, where he played for James Logan High School for one year, and then returned to Rainier Beach. At Beach, he excelled in basketball, football, and track.