Robert Reid…was born in Atlanta, Georgia, August 30, 1955. Robert grew up in a Military family, and traveled widely before the family settled in Schertz, Texas. Robert attended High School at Samuel Clemens in Schertz and went on to St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, Texas on a Basketball scholarship. Robert graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Physical Education, with a minor in History in 1977.
Robert was drafted by the Houston Rockets in the 2nd round, 40th overall. Robert went on to have a stellar career in the NBA, playing from 1977 to 1991. Robert played for the Houston Rockets from 1977 to 1988, where he set and still holds many club records, and is in the top 10 in categories such as 3 point shots, steals, total games played, rebounding, assists, blocks, and scoring. Robert then joined the coaching ranks, coaching in the CBA and the NBA, Southwest Basketball and United States Basketball Leagues, as well as overseas in Hungary and the ULEP.
Robert conducts basketball clinics around the world in the US, China, and India. Robert is also an active public speaker, and celebrity golfer, and celebrity auctioneer. Robert also continues his charitable work through the Legends of Basketball National and Houston Chapters.