Entering the 2011-12 season, Rob Pimental begins his first season as head equipment manager with the HEAT. In addition to overseeing the team attendants and traveling with the team, Pimental is responsible for ordering and maintaining all of the HEAT’s equipment, uniforms and supplies.
He previously spent the past 19 years with the Sacramento Kings, 15 seasons as head equipment manager and his first four seasons as the team’s assistant equipment manager. Prior to his stint with the Kings, Pimental was the head equipment manager for Major League Soccer’s San Jose Earthquakes and the Sacramento Knights of the Continental Indoor Soccer League.
The Sacramento native currently resides in Miami Beach.