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Josh Shipp
SG - 6'5, 215lbs - 39 years old - 0 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired after 2015 season
  • Birthdate: 02/16/1985
  • Drafted (NBA): Undrafted, 2009
  • Pre-draft team: UCLA
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
13th August, 2009TurkeySigned a one year contract with Bornova.
30th June, 2010TurkeySigned a two year contract with Galatasaray.
31st October, 2012TurkeySigned for the remainder of the season with Anadolu Efes.
14th August, 2013TurkeySigned a two year contract with Turk Telekom. Included team option for 2014/15.
30th June, 2014TurkeyTurk Telekom declined 2014/15 team option.
29th October, 2014GermanySigned a 10 day trial with Brose Baskets Bamberg.
10th November, 2014GermanySigned for the remainder of the season with Brose Baskets Bamberg.
11th January, 2015GermanyReleased by Brose Baskets Bamberg.
Career Moves
2004 - 2009UCLA (NCAA)
July 2009Chicago Bulls (Summer League)
August 2009 - June 2010Bornova (Turkey)
June 2010 - June 2012Galatasaray (Turkey)
October 2012 - June 2013Anadolu Efes (Turkey)
August 2013 - June 2014Turk Telekom (Turkey)
October 2014 - January 2015Brose Baskets Bamberg (Germany)
Articles about Josh Shipp

July 11, 2010

[Michael] Roll has already signed for next season, agreeing to join Turkish team Bornova. Fitting, he replaces his former UCLA team mate Josh Shipp, who has moved on to fellow Turkish team Galatasaray.

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April 24, 2010

- Josh Shipp

Even though he spent quite a lot of his UCLA career deferring offensively to NBA calibre scorers, Josh Shipp has plenty of offense of his own. He is currently second in the Turkish TBL in scoring, averaging 19.3 ppg for Bornova (along with 5.6 rebounds, 2.6 assists and 2.0 steals). The Turkish league is far from the best in the world, and it's not got a lot of parity in it, but it's not a bad one, and scoring 19.3 ppg in it is no small achievement. Shipp is second only to Quincy Douby (23.6ppg), and ranks just ahead of Mire Chatman (Besiktas, 18.4ppg), Kedrick Brown (also Bornova, 18.1ppg), Quinton Hosley (Aliaga, 17.9ppg) and Lonny Baxter (Besiktas, 17.4ppg). That list is made up of all Americans, which alludes to the self-fulfilling prophecy that the best Turkish players don't play in Turkey. But Josh Shipp does, and he plays well.

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