Brook Lopez Twin Brother: Who is Robin Lopez?

Published 07/10/2021, 4:44 PM EDT


Brook Lopez and his Milwaukee Bucks teammates are currently embroiled in a tough and exciting NBA Finals series against the Phoenix Suns. Devin Booker and Co. currently have a 2-0 lead in the ongoing finals. They beat the Bucks in Game 2 by a 118-108 scoreline. Lopez featured extensively, playing for 28 minutes with 8 points and 9 rebounds.

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But this article is not about Brook. Instead, we will be taking a look at his relatively low-lying twin brother Robin Lopez. The California-born hooper is currently contracted to Washington Wizards. Robin previously played for the Bucks between 2019-20 along with his twin brother. Read further to find out more about Brook and Robin and how they entered the NBA.

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Who is Brooke Lopez’s twin brother Robin Lopez?

Brook Lopez and brother Robin arrived in the NBA back in 2008. Both were drafted in the first round. Brook joined the New York/Brooklyn Nets as the 10th overall pick that year. Robin was selected by rival Western Conference franchise Phoenix Suns as the 15th pick. He spent four years in Arizona before moving to play for the New Orleans Hornets.

Robin further went on to enjoy stints across the NBA with Portland Trail Blazers, New York Knicks, Chicago Bulls, Bucks and the Wizards. The Stanford hooper has been part of 903 regular-season games and 36 playoff games.

Apart from Brook, Robin Lopez has two more brothers Chris and Alex. The latter played college basketball for Washington and Santa Clara. He also has a professional basketball career in New Zealand, Spain and Japan.

Fun fact, Robin is a whole minute younger to elder brother Brook. In addition to that, he is a huge comic book enthusiast. Lopez also has minor experience in acting. He participated in theatre productions while studying at Stanford in California.

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Robin is active on social media. He is often pictured posing alongside girlfriend Christine Vargas. The two have been dating for a while now and are expected to take their relationship to the next level in the coming months.

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