Rodney Hood





6 ft8 in

/ 2.03m


206 lbs

/ 93.4kg


0041700404 - Rodney Hood - Cleveland Cavaliers - Golden State Warriors - And-1 - 4Q

0041700404 - Rodney Hood - Cleveland Cavaliers - Golden State Warriors - Deep 3-pointer - 3Q


The Warriors look to stay focused and ride momentum as they look to close out Game 4 and win the NBA Championship.

20180606 gametime rodney hood steps up in game 3

Casey Stern, Grant Hill, Chris Webber, and Charles Barkley discuss Rodney Hood getting more minutes and stepping up for the Cavaliers in Game 3 of the 2018 NBA Finals, even though the effort was not enough to defeat the Warriors.

0041700403 GSW CLE GAME 3 RECAP

Kevin Durant erupts for a playoff career-high 43 points with 13 rebounds and seven assists to lead Golden State over Cleveland in Game 3, 110-102.

20180606 assist night

LeBron James fakes a three-pointer as he finds Tristan Thompson cutting to the basket, and Thompson finishes with an acrobatic reverse layup while being fouled.

Starters Will Playing Rodney Hood Help?

The Cavs might ‘pop the Hood’ – The Starters discuss if this will help Cleveland.

0041700301 - Rodney Hood - Boston Celtics - Cleveland Cavaliers - And-1 - 2Q

0041700133 - Rodney Hood - Cleveland Cavaliers - Indiana Pacers - Buzzer-Beater - 4Q

Rodney Hood hits a tough shot with time running out.

Top Dunks of the Day, 04/15/2018

0041700131 IND CLE GAME 1 RECAP

Victor Oladipo scores 32 points as the Pacers defeat the Cavaliers in Game 1, 98-80.

0021701176 WAS CLE RECAP

LeBron James just misses out on a triple-double (33 points, 14 assists, nine rebounds) as the Cavaliers come back to defeat the Wizards, 119-115.

0021701156 TOR CLE hood dunk q2 wsc

Jose Calderon finds Rodney Hood under the basket for the rise and dunk.

0021701149 DAL CLE RECAP

LeBron James notches a triple-double with 16 points, 13 rebounds, and 12 assists to help lead the Cavaliers over the Mavericks 98-87.

0021701149 DAL CLE lebron assist q3 wsc

LeBron James is trapped by four defenders and kicks it out to Rodney Hood in the corner to knock down the three.

0021701131 NOP CLE RECAP

LeBron James grabs a double-double with 27 points and 11 assists as the Cavaliers get the win over the Pelicans, 107-102.

0021701131 NOP CLE Hood Jam Q1

LeBron James passes to Rodney Hood for the two-handed slam.

0021701116 CLE CHA RECAP

LeBron James scores 41 points, grabs 10 rebounds and hands out eight assists to lead the Cavaliers to the victory. A milestone was reached in Charlotte as Kemba Walker passes Dell Curry for the all-time leading scorer in Charlotte Hornets' franchise history.

0021701116 CLE CHA hood dunk 1q

Off the Hornets' turnover, LeBron James feeds the streaking Rodney Hood with the bounce pass and Hood finishes with the slam.

0021701094 cle bkn recap

LeBron James scores 37 points to go along with 10 rebounds and 8 assists as the Cavaliers get the win over the Nets, 121-114.


Professional History

Full name is Rodney Michael Hood ... Born and raised in Meridian, Miss. ... Son of Vicky and Ricky Hood ... Has a brother, Ricky Hood Jr., and a sister, Whitney ... Says his dad and his older brother are the biggest influences in his life ... Hosted “Welcome to Our Hood” basketball camps at various gyms across Meridian, Miss. in the summer of 2015 ... Both Ricky Jr., and Whitney played basketball at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga ... Both of his parents played basketball at Mississippi State from 1978-80 ... Father, Ricky, is the long-time director of the Boys & Girls Club of East Mississippi ... Mother, Vicky, is the principal at Newton High School in Meridian, Miss. ... Attended Meridian High School ... Was a guest speaker at a benefit in order to raise money for his hometown Boys & Girls Club in the summer of 2014 ... Favorite football team is the New Orleans Saints ... Follow him on twitter at @rodneymhood.

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