Bruno Caboclo has played basketball since he was 13 years old. The Brazilian professional baller started with Gremio Recreativo Barueri. Before joining the NBA, he played for Brazil’s Esporte Clube Pinheiros between 2013 and 2014.
Who Is Bruno Caboclo?
Bruno Caboclo was born on September 21, 1995. While he was born in Osasco, he grew up in Barueri and Pirapora do Bom Jesus, both in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Not much is known about Bruno’s upbringing and his early life.
However, it is common knowledge that he began his professional career in 2013 when he signed a contract with the Pinheiros of Novo Basquete Brasil (BNB). This gave him the opportunity to improve his skills and become more competitive. He played 17 games with the Pinheiros between 2013 and 2014, averaging 3.1 rebounds and 4.8 points.
Sometime in June 2014, Bruno Caboclo started his journey in the NBA. This after he was selected by the Toronto Raptors as the 20th Overall Pick in the Draft of the Year. The following month, he signed a contract to join the NBA Summer League team of the year. A few months later he made his NBA debut in a game against the Milwaukee Bucks.
Although he was quite impressive in the short time he played in that game, Caboclo was assigned to the NBA Development League to play for the Fort Wayne Mad Ants. He was recalled, reassigned, and recalled by the Raptors. The team refused to let him go until February 2018 when he was traded to the Sacramento Kings for Malachi Richardson.
The Kings wasted no time in assigning the Brazilian to the Reno Bighorns of the NBA G League. However, he was called back after 48 hours. But as fate would have it, his stay with the team was only short. In August 2018 Bruno Caboclo joined the Houston Rockets after signing a contract for a training camp. Unfortunately, he was dismissed in October, only to find himself in the team’s G-League team – the Rio Grande Valley Vipers.
The biggest achievement of his professional career so far is the NBA D-League Championship, which he won in 2017.
Bruno Caboclo Height, Weight, and Body Measurements
As in any other sport, handball requires players to possess and maintain certain physical characteristics, which are generally considered to be one of the factors determining a player’s performance. While basketball players are not expected to be heavy, they are required to have a bodyweight that is proportional to their height.
As for physical fitness, it is difficult to find fault with Bruno Caboclo. Although he is 6 feet 9 inches tall (2.06 m) and weighs 218 lb (98 kg), his mobility is not as sloppy as one might think. In addition, his wingspan of 6 ft (2.31 m) is one of the features that set the Brazilian apart from other basketball players. Bruno’s jump from a standing position of 34 centimeters also complements his range from a standing position of 9 feet and 3 centimeters.
The full name of the basketball player is Bruno Correa Fernandes Caboclo. It is said that his maternal name is Fernandes and his paternal name is Caboclo. All in all, details about his family life were difficult to find out. There are only a handful of things known about him in this respect. It is said that he comes from a poor family, that his father worked as a security guard and truck driver, while his mother supported the family as a maid.
Bruno once revealed that his family was so poor that they could not even afford a cable to watch NBA games. Nothing is known about his siblings, it is not even known if he has any. He is one of the very few players who have very little information about his family.
As you would expect, the fans and admirers of Bruno Caboclo are very interested to know what is going on with his love life. But this has not led the basketball player to reveal anything about his relationship status. As for his family, nothing is known about his love life, it’s as if he is currently concentrating on reaching greater heights in his career.