(Boulder-CO) Over the next two weeks I will be bringing you little known facts about each of your 2008-09 Denver Nuggets in a series of DYK articles. On the block first is Nene, who did you know...
-Nene's given birth name was Maybyner Rodney Hilario.
-Nene plays bass guitar.
-Nene has nearly a 7'5" wingspan.
-Nene's favorite meal is feijoada- a Brazilian black bean stew.
-Nene's favorite actor is Jackie Chan.
-Nene's favorite sports teams are Sao Paulo (Brazilian soccer) and FC Barcelona and his favorite players are Ronaldinho and Ronaldo.
-Nene''s favorite movie is "The Protector".
-A "Nene" is also the endangered Hawaiian state bird!