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  • League: NBB (Nederlandse Basketball Bond)
  • Continent: Europe
  • Nationality: Dutch
Country Background:
The Kingdom of the Netherlands was formed in 1815. In 1830 Belgium seceded and formed a separate kingdom. The Netherlands remained neutral in World War I, but suffered invasion and occupation by Germany in World War II. A modern, industrialized nation, the Netherlands is also a large exporter of agricultural products. The country was a founding member of NATO and the EEC (now the EU), and participated in the introduction of the euro in 1999.
Sources: CIA World Factbook, November 2004
(9) Draft Picks
Rd Pick Overall Year Name Pos. Drafted By
2 17 47 2009 Henk Norel PF Minnesota
2 23 52 2003 Remon Van De Hare C Toronto
2 5 34 2002 Dan Gadzuric C Milwaukee
2 12 41 1999 Francisco Elson PF/C Denver
2 1 30 1997 Serge Zwikker C Houston
1 26 26 1993 Geert Hammink C Orlando
1 2 2 1988 Rik Smits C Indiana
7 23 161 1987 Ron Vanderschaaf PF LA Lakers
1 16 16 1973 Swen Nater C Milwaukee

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0 #1 Guest 2008-05-24 14:08
Interesting that only TALL Dutch players have been drafted....
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