Robert Covington was born on December 14, 1990), and his hometown is Bellwood, IL, USA. He is an American professional basketball player with a height of 2.01 meters, a wingspan of 2.18 meters and a long arm. Born with a high-quality 3D body, he is a striker.
Location: F (No. 23)
Height: 2.01 meters / 6 feet 7
Weight: 95 kg/209 lbs
Team: Los Angeles Clippers
School: Tennessee State University
Salary this season: $12.14 million
Studied at Tennessee State University (Tennessee State) (2021-13 season) averaged 17.0 points and 8.0 rebounds per game.
In 2013, he participated in the NBA draft but was not selected by the team, and then signed a three-year contract with the Rockets. Covington’s NBA career has been quite rough, and his potential has not been unanimously recognized by people, otherwise he will not be ignored in the draft, let alone not get invitations from other teams that exceed the basic salary contract after being waived . But some winning qualities can be seen in him. His technique of defending the ball holder is still a bit rough, but when defending without the ball, his sense of the game is natural, especially when defending against the weak side. Impressive, his instincts and reflexes for help defenses are beyond what players of his age can display.