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Nationality  British
Pro career  2002–2012
Weight  115 kg
Name  Robert Archibald
Parents  Bobbie Archibald
Listed weight  250 lb (113 kg)
Role  Basketball player
Position  Center, Power forward
College  Illinois (1998–2002)
Height  2.12 m

Robert Archibald
Born  29 March 1980 (age 35) Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland (1980-03-29)
NBA draft  2002 / Round: 2 / Pick: 32nd overall
Education  University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, Lafayette High School
Similar People  Joel Freeland, Cezary Trybanski, Luol Deng

Listed height  6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)

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Robert Michael Archibald (born 29 March 1980) is a Scottish former professional basketball player. A 6'11" power forward-center from the University of Illinois, he was selected by the NBA club the Memphis Grizzlies with the third pick of the second round (32nd overall) of the 2002 NBA Draft.


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After drafting him in the second round, Memphis Grizzlies signed Archibald to a 2-year contract. After one season with the team, in which he played only 12 games, Archibald was traded alongside Brevin Knight and Cezary Trybański to the Phoenix Suns in exchange for Bo Outlaw and Jake Tsakalidis.

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On December 26, 2003, Robert was traded again, this time to the Orlando Magic. A week later he was traded, for the third time that season, to the Toronto Raptors in exchange for Mengke Bateer and Remon van de Hare. He played 30 games with the Raptors.

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He holds NBA career averages of 1.2 points and 1.6 rebounds per game.


Archibald has played four seasons in the Euroleague with Scavolini Pesaro, Joventut Badalona and two seasons with Unicaja Málaga.

In July 2011 he signed a one-year contract with CAI Zaragoza.

Archibald retired after the 2012 Summer Olympics in which he represented Great Britain.

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He has represented the Scottish national basketball team at junior level. He joined the Great Britain national team as it formed in 2007. He represented Great Britain in Eurobasket 2011 and at the 2012 Summer Olympics.


Archibald graduated from Lafayette High School in 1998, along with MLB player Ryan Howard. Archibald's father Bobbie was a player for Murray BC in Scotland and was capped several times for Scotland and Great Britain's national teams. Robert is also a founding member of #CbH and the commissioner and founder of the ArchulPotts fantasy golf league. Arch, as his friends and enemies call him, has a doodle-dog named Brownsters and is the world-record holder for longest owned and continuously driven Lincoln Navigator.


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