The 32-year-old former player of the New York Knicks (2005-10), Boston Celtics, Oklahoma City Thunder, Golden State Warriors, Chicago Bulls, Denver Nuggets, Los Angeles Clippers and New Orleans Hornets, who has made an excellent NBA career for about ten seasons and is the competition's first three-time slam dunk champion, was offered to the owner of Greek club, Makis Angelopoulos.
On March 17, 2016, Robinson signed with Hapoel Tel Aviv of the Israeli Basketball Premier League. On May 19, he scored a season-high 46 points in a playoff game against Hapoel Jerusalem. In 14 games for Tel Aviv, he averaged 16.2 points, 1.6 rebounds, 2.9 assists and 1.8 steals per game.
Meanwhile, AEK BC will sign an experienced Greek center as well, in order to strengthen their frontline, with the names of internationals Ian Vougioukas and Loukas Mavrokefalidis high on the wishlist of club's administration.