16 Francisco Elson
Position: C
Born: 02/28/76
Height: 6-11 / 2.11
Weight: 235 lbs. / 106.6 kg.
College: California '99
  Very strong and athletic... Good shot blocker... Runs the floor well... Can occasionally hit the open jumper... Doesn't have much of an offensive game... Foul prone.

Grew up in Gunco Rotterdam (Netherlands).
Played college ball at Kilgore College and California till 1999.
Selected by the Denver Nuggets as 41st overall pick in the 1999 NBA Draft.
Signed with FC Barcelona (Spain) in 1999-00.
Moved to Pamesa Valencia (Spain) in 2001-02.
Joined Caja San Fernando (Spain) in 2002-03.
Joined the Denver Nuggets in 2003-04.
Moved to the San Antonio Spurs in July 2006.
Traded to the Seattle SuperSonics in February 2008.
Signed with the Milwaukee Bucks in August 2008.
Traded to the Philadelphia 76ers in February 2010.
Signed with the Utah Jazz in September 2010.
Signed with the Philadelphia 76ers in January 2012. Waived in March.
Won the NIT title with California in 1999.
Won the Spanish League Slam Dunk Contest in 2000.
Won the Spanish League and Cup with FC Barcelona in 2001.
Won the NBA title with the San Antonio Spurs in 2007.
Member of the Dutch National Team.