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David Monds
PF - 6'8, 240lbs - 40 years old - 0 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired after 2015 season
  • Birthdate: 10/10/1983
  • Drafted (NBA): Undrafted, 2007
  • Pre-draft team: Oklahoma State
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
May 2007WBASigned a one season contract with Gwinnett Ravia-Rebels.
June 2007USBLSigned for the remainder of the season with Gary Steelheads.
24th August, 2007TurkeySigned a one year contract with Gelisim Koleji.
27th November, 2007TurkeyReleased by Gelesim Koleji.
30th November, 2007GermanySigned for the remainder of the season with Goettingen.
7th November, 2008D-LeagueDrafted 19th overall in the 2008 D-League Draft by Albuquerque Thunderbirds.
11th March, 2009D-LeagueWaived by Albuquerque Thunderbirds due to injury.
27th March, 2009D-LeagueAcquired by Dakota Wizards.
May 2009Puerto RicoSigned for the remainder of the season with Humacao.
28th September, 2009NBASigned an unguaranteed one year minimum salary contract with L.A. Lakers.
10th October, 2009NBAWaived by L.A. Lakers.
2nd December, 2009GreeceSigned for the remainder of the season with Kolossos.
26th August, 2010FranceSigned a one year contract with JL Bourg.
6th June, 2011FranceSigned a one year contract with Orleans.
25th July, 2012FranceSigned a one year contract with JL Bourg.
25th June, 2013FranceSigned a one year contract with Boulazac.
19th January, 2014FranceReleased by Boulazac.
13th November, 2014LebanonSigned a one year contract with Al Riyadi.
Career Moves
2003 - 2007Oklahoma State (NCAA)
May 2007 - June 2007Gwinnett Ravia-Rebels (WBA)
June 2007Gary Steelheads (USBL)
August 2007 - November 2007Gelisim Koleji (Turkey, TBL2)
November 2007 - June 2008Goettingen (Germany)
November 2008 - March 2009Albuquerque Thunderbirds (D-League)
March 2009 - June 2009Dakota Wizards (D-League)
July 2009L.A. Lakers (Summer League)
September 2009 - October 2009L.A. Lakers (NBA)
December 2009 - June 2010Kolossos Rhodes (Greece)
July 2010Cleveland Cavaliers (Summer League)
August 2010 - June 2011Bourg (France, ProB)
June 2011 - June 2012Orleans (France)
July 2012 - June 2013Bourg (France, ProB)
June 2013 - January 2014Boulazac (France, ProB)
November 2014 - June 2015Al Riyadi (Saudi Arabia)
Articles about David Monds

July 17, 2010

David Monds

D-League veteran Monds made the Lakers training camp roster last season, based on his summer league performances. The strong 6'8 power forward demonstrated a fine mid-range jumpshot in that competition, as well as the ability to drive the ball from about 12 feet away. In the ensuing season, Monds went to Greece to play for Kolossos in Greece, where unfortunately he only averaged 5.9 points and 4.5 rebounds in 18 minutes per game. That's more representative of Monds than last year's summer league was; Monds is a solid player, but not an NBA one.

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April 9, 2010

- David Monds

Lakers camp signee Monds has spent the year in Greece with Kolossos. He has averaged 5.6 points and 4.6 rebounds per game. Incisive follow-up comment, followed by pithy remark, all drawing to a mildly analytical and hopefully rapturous crescendo.

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