23 Ruben Patterson
Position: SF
Born: 07/31/75
Height: 6-5 / 1.96
Weight: 223 lbs. / 101.2 kg.
College: Cincinnati '98
  Likes to play near the basket... Very strong... Tough player... Good offensive rebounder... Can get to the hoop... Looks good in transition... No jump shot... Has some baggage.

Attended the John Hay HS.
Played college ball at Independence Community College and Cincinnati till 1998.
Selected by the Los Angeles Lakers as 31st overall pick in the 1998 NBA Draft.
Played for AEK Athens (Greece) during the 1998 lockout. Waived in November.
Played with the Lakers in 1999.
Signed with the Seattle SuperSonics in August 1999. Played there till 2000-01.
Moved to the Portland Trail Blazers in August 2001.
Traded to the Denver Nuggets in February 2006.
Traded to the Milwaukee Bucks in August 2006.
Signed with the Los Angeles Clippers in August 2007. Waived in December.
Signed with the Denver Nuggets in September 2008. Waived in October.
Earned JuCo All-America honors in 1996.
Named Honorable Mention All-America by AP in 1998.
Played the NBA Rookie All-Star Game in 2000.