The small forward is known for his intelligent play and his flexibility on the court. This season marks Heckmann’s fourth in Bamberg. Last summer  he also took part in the FIBA EuroBaket and has previously won two German championships and the German cup with Brose Bamberg.

Position Small Forward
Birthday 27.02.1992
Height 1,98 m
Weight 89 kg
Nationality GER
On the team since 2015
Contract until 2020
Previous team Boston College

Basketball for me is

„...living the dream!”


2007-2008 Theresianum Mainz

2008-2009 Cheyenne Mountain

2009-2010 ASC Theresianum Mainz

2010-2011 TV 1862 Langen

2011-2015 Boston College

seit 2015 Brose Bamberg


2009 Promotion to NBBL, Theresianum Mainz

League's MVP with Theresianum Mainz

2008 Invitation to A-Nationalteam

2010 Topscorer U-18 European Championship

2016 German Champion, Brose Bamberg

2017 German Cup winner, Brose Bamberg


Under what circumstances did you start playing basketball?

My high school sports teacher told me to check it out in 5th grade and I loved it

Your biggest personal success so far?

Double Winner 2017

Do you have a favorite quote / life motto ?

Don't take anything for granted.

Which characteristics do you like most in a team mate?

Loyalty, unselfishness, positive attitude

Three to five adjectives to describe yourself?

Humble, dedicated, reserved, diplomatic, funny

Do you have a bucket list for your life? If yes what would you like to to first?

Playing at the Olympic Games.

Your favorite place for vacation and why?

Caribbean because of all the beaches

What do you like to do to relax?

Go to the cinema or go swimming

Are you a fan of something?


Favourite food?


Which famous / important person would you like to meet?

Barack Obama

Family status?

In a relationship

Ø Patrick's Stats

PTS 5.03
REB 2.27
ASS 1.43
BLK 0.20
STL 0,30
EFF 10,70