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Nicolás "Nico" Richotti (born 17 October 1986) is an Argentine professional basketball player who last played for Iberostar Tenerife of the Spanish Liga ACB. At a height of 1.84 m (6'0 ​14") tall,[3][4] he plays at both the point guard and shooting guard positions, with shooting guard being his main position.

Nicolás Richotti
Nicolás Richotti 2015.jpg
Richotti with Argentina in 2015.
Free agent
PositionPoint guard / Shooting guard
Personal information
Born (1986-10-17) October 17, 1986 (age 32)
Bahía Blanca, Argentina
NationalityArgentine / Italian [1][2]
Listed height6 ft 0.25 in (1.84 m)
Listed weight180 lb (82 kg)
Career information
NBA draft2008 / Undrafted
Playing career2004–present
Career history
2004–2005Hindú Resistencia
2006–2007BCC Agropoli
2008–2009San Isidro
2009–2010Real Madrid B
Career highlights and awards


Professional careerEdit

Richotti started his career in 2004 at Hindú Resistencia of the Argentine Second League. In 2005, he moved to Italy, on a one-year contract with Bari, in the Italian minor divisions.

In 2008, after playing three years in the Italian minors, Richotti signed with the Spanish fourth division team CB San Isidro. One year later, he joined the Real Madrid reserve team, Real Madrid B,[5] before moving to CB Canarias in 2010, where he became the team's captain in 2015.[6]

National team careerEdit

Richotti made his first appearances with the senior men's Argentine national team at the 2013 Stanković Continental Champions' Cup. He won the silver medal at the 2014 South American Championship.

He also joined the Argentine senior national team for the 2015 Pan American Games, the 2015 Tuto Marchand Cup, and the 2015 FIBA Americas Championship, where he won a silver medal.[7][8]


With CB CanariasEdit


  1. ^ Nicolás Richotti nacionalidad | licencia: ITA | EUR (in Spanish).
  2. ^ NICOLAS RICHOTTI basketball profile Nationality: Argentinian-Italian.
  3. ^ Nicolas RICHOTTI (ARG) Height: 184cm/6'0".
  4. ^ Nicolas RICHOTTI Height: 184CM / 6'0".
  5. ^ "El Real Madrid nos desvela su proyecto para la LEB Plata. Alberto Angulo analiza a los jugadores uno a uno" (in Spanish). Solobasket. 31 August 2009.
  6. ^ "Richotti, Blanco y Sekulic serán los capitanes del Iberostar Tenerife 2015/16" (in Spanish). VAVEL. 29 September 2015.
  7. ^ "Hernandez reduces Argentina squad after latest friendly win". FIBA. 20 August 2015.
  8. ^ Nicolas RICHOTTI (ARG).

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