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#31 Taj McCullough
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  • SF/PF
  • 6'7" / 222lbs
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  • 08/25/1986
  • USA
  • Undrafted, 2008
  • Winthrop
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DateLeagueTransaction
22nd September, 2008NBASigned an unguaranteed one year minimum salary contract with Washington.
10th October, 2008NBAWaived by Washington.
7th November, 2008D-LeagueDrafted 26th overall in the 2008 D-League Draft by Erie BayHawks.
27th December, 2008D-LeagueWaived by Erie BayHawks.
2nd January, 2009D-LeagueAcquired by Fort Wayne Mad Ants.
18th August, 2009IsraelSigned a one year contract with Ironi Ramat Gan.
5th February, 2010IsraelLeft Ironi Ramat Gan.
5th February, 2010LatviaSigned a two week contract with VEF Riga.
22nd February, 2010LatviaSigned for the remainder of the season with VEF Riga.
5th May, 2010AustraliaSigned a one year contract with Sydney Kings.
5th December, 2010AustraliaReleased by Sydney Kings.
22nd March, 2011IsraelSigned for the remainder of the season with Maccabi Rishon.
3rd November, 2011D-LeagueDrafted 28th overall in the 2011 D-League Draft by Erie BayHawks.
4th November, 2011D-LeagueTraded by Erie BayHawks, along with Blake Ahearn, to Reno Bighorns in exchange for Donald Sloan and Joe Kennerley.
2nd January, 2012D-LeagueWaived by Reno Bighorns.
9th January, 2012GermanySigned a four week tryout with Giessen 46ers.
6th February, 2012GermanySigned a two week extension with Giessen 46ers.
27th August, 2013SwedenSigned a one year contract with Solna Vikings.
Career Moves
Time PeriodTeam
2004 - 2008Winthrop (NCAA)
July 2008Washington Wizards (Summer League)
September 2008 - October 2008Washington Wizards (NBA)
November 2008 - December 2008Erie BayHawks (D-League)
January 2009 - June 2009Fort Wayne Mad Ants (D-League)
August 209 - February 2010Ironi Ramat Gan (Israel)
February 2010 - May 2010VEF Riga (Latvia)
May 2010 - December 2010Sydney Kings (Australia)
March 2011 - June 2011Maccabi Rishon (Israel)
November 2011Erie BayHawks (D-League)
November 2011 - January 2012Reno Bighorns (D-League)
January 2012 - February 2012Giessen 46ers (Germany)
August 2013 - June 2014Solna Vikings (Sweden)
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June 10, 2010

Teams in Australia's NBL tend to sort out their rosters nice and early, and so even though we're several months away from the 2010-11 season tipping off, many rosters are all but complete already. Despite him winning the NBL MVP trophy last season, the Townsville Crocodiles have released Corey "Homicide" Williams, and have not named a replacement import, although they have brought in former St. Mary's big man Ben Allen (who is also currently trying out for the Australian national team.) The Melbourne Tigers have brought home from America another big Aussie centre (Luke Nevill), and have signed Eric Devendorf to score from them after his hugely successful offseason in New Zealand (at least basketball wise; Devendorf managed to get arrested for breach of the peace in there as well.) And the Sydney Kings are returning to the NBL after a season out due to financial difficulties, bringing with them Taj McCullough, who had previously been in Latvia with VEF Riga.

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April 8, 2010

- Taj McCullough

Winthrop graduate and former Wizards signee T-Mac started the season in Israel, playing for Ramat Gan. He averaged 13.4 points, 4.0 rebounds and 2.1 steals in 24 minutes per game, before leaving the team to go and try out for VEF Riga in Latvia. He was later signed for the remainder of the season by Riga, and has averaged 18.9 points and 6.9 rebounds in the Baltic League. Latvian basketball as described by a Briton. My mum's quite proud, I think.

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