Ex-Blazer Robinson suffered brain hemorrhage

Cliff Robinson was a second-round pick by the Trail Blazers in 1989.

Former Portland Trail Blazers star forward Cliff Robinson is recovering from a minor brain hemorrhage.

Robinson released a statement that read as follows:

“I want Trail Blazers fans and friends to know I’m doing well and in the process of getting better. My family and I appreciate the prayers and well-wishes for my recovery.  I had an unfortunate incident with a minor brain hemorrhage which means I’ll be in rehabilitation for a while.  But I’m excited about trying to get past this speed bump.  I’m improving every day.”

Robinson was hospitalized with the condition March 8, the Oregonian reported.

Per the Oregonian: “Robinson was drafted by the Blazers in the second round of the 1989 NBA draft and played eight seasons in Portland. He was voted the NBA Sixth Man of the Year in 1993 and made his only All-Star game appearance in 1994.”