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Rasheed Wallace
PF/C - 6'11, 230lbs - 49 years old - 16 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired after 2013 season
  • Birthdate: 09/17/1974
  • Drafted (NBA): 4th pick, 1995
  • Pre-draft team: North Carolina
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
1995 NBA DraftNBADrafted 4th overall by Washington.
27th September, 1995NBASigned three year, $6,181,080 rookie scale contract with Washington.
15th July, 1996NBATraded by Washington, along with Mitchell Butler, to Portland in exchange for Rod Strickland and Harvey Grant.
29th September, 1997NBASigned a six year, $80 million extension with Portland.
9th February, 2004NBATraded by Portland, along with Wesley Person, to Atlanta in exchange for Dan Dickaum, Theo Ratliff and Shareef Abdur-Rahim.
19th February, 2004NBAAs a part of a three team deal, traded by Atlanta to Detroit in exchange for Bob Sura, Zeljko Rebraca and a 2004 first round pick (#17, Josh Smith) from Detroit, and Chris Mills from Boston.
23rd July, 2004NBARe-signed by Detroit to a five year, $57 million contract by Detroit.
8th July, 2009NBASigned a three year, $18,966,960 contract with Boston. Included player option for 2011/12.
10th August, 2010NBAWaived by Boston.
2nd October, 2012NBASigned a guaranteed one year minimum salary contract with New York.
16th April, 2013NBAWaived by New York.
Career Moves
1993 - 1995North Carolina (NCAA)
June 1995 - July 1996Washington Bullets (NBA)
July 1996 - February 2004Portland Trail Blazers (NBA)
February 2004Atlanta Hawks (NBA)
February 2004 - June 2009Detroit Pistons (NBA)
July 2009 - August 2010Boston Celtics (NBA)
October 2012 - April 2013New York Knicks (NBA)
Articles about Rasheed Wallace

April 19, 2011

Rasheed Wallace - Rasheed quashed any idea of a comeback back in February, yet still lives in Boston.

This seems like a good moment for some Rasheed Wallace rapping.

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February 26, 2011

Not so long ago, the Celtics had five centres; Perkins, Shaquille O'Neal, Jermaine O'Neal, Rasheed Wallace and Semih Erden. They had more centres than they had roster spots for them, and had done it this way on purpose. But Rasheed followed through on his retirement plans, Shaq has struggled to stay healthy, and Jermaine lost that same struggle four years ago. Not even Erden exists any more; like Daniels, he and the Skillz Train were pawned off to the Cavaliers in exchange for a second round draft pick, simultaneously opening roster spots and saving money. Without him on the bench, the Celtics become even shallower. The team that has to go through Dwight Howard now has to do so while relying on Nenad Krstic and Big Baby at centre.

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