Akerboom, in 1980.
|Born||18 April 1952|
|Listed height||2.01 m (6 ft 7 in)|
|Position||Shooting guard / Small forward|
|1975–1985||EBBC Den Bosch|
|Career highlights and awards|
Kees Akerboom Sr. (born 18 April 1952) is a retired Dutch basketball player. Akerboom is the father of Kees Akerboom Jr., who also played as a professional basketball player in the Eredivisie.
Akerboom played with EBBC Den Bosch, with whom he reached a FIBA Saporta Cup Final in 1979.
As a member of the senior Dutch national basketball team, Akerboom led the 1977 EuroBasket in scoring, averaging 27 points per game. His performance earned him a selection to the EuroBasket All-Tournament Team. Akerboom is 2nd on the all-time list of games played for the senior Dutch national team, with 182 appearances. Only Toon van Helfteren, has played more games, with 207.
As a professional player:
With the senior Netherlands national basketball team:
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