Robbie Cadee

Robert "Robbie" Cadee (born 27 August 1950) is an Australian former men's basketball player and coach.

Robbie Cadee
Personal information
Born (1950-08-27) 27 August 1950 (age 70)
Melbourne, Victoria
Medal record
Men's Basketball
Representing  Australia

BiographyEdit

Cadee played for the Australia men's national basketball team during the 1970s and competed for Australia at the 1976 Olympic Games held in Montreal.[1][2] After his playing career ended, Cadee went on to become a coach, leading the Opals from 1986 to 1992,[3] and winning the 1983 NBL Coach of the Year Award.

Cadee's son, Jason, plays in the National Basketball League (NBL) for the Sydney Kings while his wife Debbie (formerly Debbie Lee) represented the Opals at the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ FIBA Archive. 1976 Olympic Games: Tournament for Men. Australia. Retrieved 2013-04-01.
  2. ^ Robbie Cadee. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 2013-04-01.
  3. ^ Robbie Cadee to continue as Bruins Coaching Director. Bankstown Bruins Basketball. Retrieved 2013-04-01.
  4. ^ Take 40: Jason Cadee