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Taylor Griffin
PF - 6'7, 238lbs - 36 years old - 1 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired after 2016 season
  • Birthdate: 04/18/1986
  • Drafted (NBA): 48th pick, 2009
  • Pre-draft team: Oklahoma
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
Stats
Transactions
DateLeagueTransaction
2009 NBA DraftNBADrafted 48th overall by Phoenix.
17th August, 2009NBASigned a partially guaranteed two year minimum salary contract with Phoenix.
7th December, 2009D-LeagueAssigned by Phoenix to Iowa Energy of the D-League.
14th December, 2009D-LeagueAssigned by Phoenix to Iowa Energy of the D-League.
29th December, 2009D-LeagueAssigned by Phoenix to Iowa Energy of the D-League.
10th January, 2010D-LeagueAssigned by Phoenix to Iowa Energy of the D-League.
7th April, 2010D-LeagueAssigned by Phoenix to Iowa Energy of the D-League.
12th April, 2010D-LeagueRecalled by Phoenix from Iowa Energy of the D-League.
26th July, 2010NBAWaived by Phoenix.
2nd August, 2010BelgiumSigned a one year contract with Belgacom Liege.
10th December, 2011NBASigned an unguaranteed one year minimum salary contract with Charlotte.
23rd December, 2011NBAWaived by Charlotte.
9th January, 2012D-LeagueAcquired by Dakota Wizards.
1st November, 2012D-LeagueDesignated as a returning player by Santa Cruz Warriors (formerly Dakota Wizards).
1st November, 2013D-LeagueDesignated as a returning player by Santa Cruz Warriors.
30th October, 2014D-LeagueDesignated as a returning player by Santa Cruz Warriors.
12th August, 2015ItalySigned a one year contract with Trapani.
Career Moves
2005 - 2009Oklahoma (NCAA)
July 2009Phoenix Suns (Summer League)
August 2009 - July 2010Phoenix Suns (NBA)
August 2010 - June 2011Belgacom Liege (Belgium)
December 2011Charlotte Bobcats (NBA)
January 2012 - June 2015Dakota Wizards/Santa Cruz Warriors (D-League)
July 2015D-League Select (Summer League)
August 2015 - June 2016Trapani (Italy, Serie A2)
Articles about Taylor Griffin

July 30, 2010

Taylor Griffin - The only thing Taylor Griffin did in his rookie year was go bald.
Griffin played only 32 NBA minutes in his rookie year, alongside 12 games on assignment in the D-League. Down there, he averaged 28.8 minutes, 9.6 points, 6.2 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 1.3 steals per game, shooting 44% from the field and 24% from three point range. Griffin has the makings of a good Shane Battier-esque little things type of player, but just making it to the roster next year would be an achievement. He's not a scorer, nor can he dribble. Griffin was waived by the Suns last week, and is now looking for work.

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