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Robert Werdann

Robert Werdann
Personal information
Born (1970-09-12) September 12, 1970
Queens, New York
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
Listed weight 250 lb (113 kg)
Career information
High school Archbishop Molloy
(Queens, New York)
College St. John's (1988–1992)
NBA draft 1992 / Round: 2 / Pick: 46th overall
Selected by the Denver Nuggets
Pro career 1992–2000
Position Center
Number 28, 41
Career history
1992–1993 Denver Nuggets
1993–1994 Yakima Sun Kings (CBA)
1994 Long Island Surf (USBL)
1994–1995 Harrisburg Hammerheads (CBA)
1995 Long Island Surf (USBL)
1995–1996 New Jersey Nets
1996 Oklahoma City Cavalry (CBA)
1996–1997 New Jersey Nets
1997 Long Island Surf (USBL)
1997–1999 Yakima Sun Kings (CBA)
1999–2000 Baltimore Bayrunners (IBL)
Stats at

Robert Werdann (born September 12, 1970) is a retired American professional basketball player. Born in Sunnyside, Queens, New York, he attended academic and athletic powerhouse Archbishop Molloy High School in Queens, New York, graduating in 1988. He was selected by the Denver Nuggets in the second round (46th overall) of the 1992 NBA Draft. A 6'11" center from St. John's University, Werdann played in three NBA seasons. While playing for St. John's, Werdann was third-team All-Big East as a junior.[1] He played for the Nuggets and New Jersey Nets. He also played with the Harrisburg Hammerheads of the CBA.[1]

In his NBA career, Werdann played in 47 games and scored a total of 101 points.

He later became an assistant coach with the New Orleans Hornets after earlier working for the team as a player scout for five years.[2][3]

The Golden State Warriors named Robert Werdann an assistant coach for the 2010-2011 season for head coach Keith Smart, along with Jerry Sichting, Calbert Cheaney, and Mark Price.

In 2011, he became an assistant coach with the Charlotte Bobcats.[4] In 2013, he was coaching in Puerto Rico.[5]

In October 2013, he was hired by the Idaho Stampede as an assistant coach for the 2013–14 season.[6] In 2014, Robert became the Pro Scout for the Detroit Pistons and currently holds the position.


  2. ^ John Reid, New Orleans Hornets Coach Byron Scott hires Rob Werdann as assistant, July 13, 2009
  3. ^ HORNETS: Hornets Staff Directory
  4. ^ "Rob Werdann joins Bobcats staff". ESPN Internet Ventures. June 28, 2011. Retrieved June 29, 2011. 
  5. ^ Mets de Guaynabo. Latin-Basket
  6. ^ Blazers Hire Rob Werdann, Zendon Hamilton As Idaho Stampede Assistant Coaches

External links

  • NBDL coach profile @
  • Career statistics and player information from
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