Chris Andersen

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Chris Andersen
Chris "Birdman" Andersen 2009.jpg
Andersen with the Nuggets in 2009
Personal information
Born (1978-07-07) July 7, 1978 (age 43)
Long Beach, California, United States
Listed height6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Listed weight245 lb (111 kg)
Career information
High schoolIola (Iola, Texas)
CollegeBlinn (1997–1999)
NBA draft1999 / Undrafted
Playing career1999–2017
PositionCenter / Power forward
Number11, 1, 12, 7, 00
Career history
1999–2000Jiangsu Nangang
2000New Mexico Slam
2000–2001Fargo-Moorhead Beez
2001Sugarland Sharks
2001Fayetteville Patriots
20012004Denver Nuggets
20042006, 2008New Orleans Hornets
20082012Denver Nuggets
20132016Miami Heat
2016Memphis Grizzlies
2016–2017Cleveland Cavaliers
Career highlights and awards
Stats at

Chris "Birdman" Andersen (born July 7, 1978[1] in Long Beach, California) is an American basketball player who plays the positions of center and power forward. He currently plays for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was nicknamed "Birdman" by Junior Harrington, a former NBA player, for having wing tattoos on his inner biceps.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Chris Andersen Bio Page". NBA. Retrieved 28 February 2013.

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