Robert Swift Arrested For Armed Robbery: Report

Ex-Supersonic Robert Swift—who was charged two months ago with a gun crime—was arrested Tuesday about an hour away from Seattle for armed robbery, reports KIRO. According to KIRO's report, Swift and his accomplice are not criminal masterminds: » 1/09/15 12:00am 1/09/15 12:00am

Former NBA'er A "Heavily Armed Heroin Addict" With Grenade Launcher

Last month police raided the home of one Trygve Lief Bjorkstam and found drugs, guns, prostitutes...and former Sonics center Robert Swift. According to KOMO News police have finally charged Swift with a gun crime in connection with the raid after a "military-style grenade launcher" (!!) and sawed-off shotgun, among… » 11/13/14 9:24pm 11/13/14 9:24pm

Police Raid Discovers Drugs, Hookers, Ex-Sonics Center Robert Swift

When we last checked in on former NBA center Robert Swift, in 2013, he'd left his foreclosed Washington home in a total mess. Kirkland and Redmond police raided a home on Oct. 4, and you'll never guess who they found. » 10/19/14 11:50am 10/19/14 11:50am

Robert Swift Finally Left His Foreclosed Home, But He Left Plenty Of…

Two weeks ago, we played a very depressing game of Where Are They Now? with Robert Swift, the big man who in 2004 jumped right out of high school to the Sonics at 12th overall. Beset by injury and ineffectiveness, Swift never put it together. In 2009, released by the Thunder, he refused a D-League assignment, then… » 3/05/13 8:35am 3/05/13 8:35am

Former Sonic Robert Swift's House Has Been Foreclosed On, But He…

Things haven't looked up in a while for Robert Swift, taken 12th overall by Seattle in 2004. He bailed on a 2009 D-League assignment after two games, citing personal reasons. He spent a year playing in Japan, but that team folded, unable to stay afloat on the star power of Robert Swift. » 2/22/13 10:40am 2/22/13 10:40am