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Danny Granger
SF - 6'8, 228lbs - 41 years old - 10 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired after 2015 season
  • Birthdate: 04/20/1983
  • Drafted (NBA): 17th pick, 2005
  • Pre-draft team: New Mexico
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
2005 NBA DraftNBADrafted 17th overall by Indiana.
7th July, 2005NBASigned four year, $6,583,325 rookie scale contract with Indiana. Included team options for 2007/08 and 2008/09.
7th July, 2006NBAIndiana exercised 2007/08 team option.
12th October, 2007NBAIndiana exercised 2008/09 team option.
3st October, 2008NBASigned a five year, $61 million extension with Indiana.
20th February, 2014NBATraded by Indiana, along with a 2015 second round pick (#60, Luka Mitrovic), to Philadelphia in exchange for Evan Turner and Lavoy Allen.
26th February, 2014NBAWaived by Philadelphia.
28th February, 2014NBASigned an unguaranteed minimum salary contract for the remainder of the season and through 2015 with L.A. Clippers. Included player option for 2014/15.
20th June, 2014NBADeclined 2014/15 player option.
14th July, 2014NBASigned a two year, $4,247,465 contract with Miami.
19th February, 2015NBAAs a part of a three team deal, traded by Miami to Phoenix, along with a protected 2017 first round pick (deferred to 2018) and a 2021 first round pick, and along with Shawne Williams, Justin Hamilton and Norris Cole to New Orleans, in exchange for Goran Dragic and Zoran Dragic from Phoenix.
16th June, 2015NBAExercised 2015/16 player option.
9th July, 2015NBATraded by Phoenix, along with Marcus Morris and Reggie Bullock, in exchange for a 2020 second round pick.
26th October, 2015NBAWaived by Detroit.
Career Moves
2001 - 2003Bradley (NCAA)
2003 - 2005New Mexico (NCAA)
June 2005 - February 2014Indiana Pacers (NBA)
February 2014Philadelphia 76ers (NBA)
February 2014 - June 2014L.A. Clippers (NBA)
July 2014 - February 2015Miami Heat (NBA)
February 2015 - July 2015Phoenix Suns (NBA)
July 2015 - October 2015Detroit Pistons (NBA)
Articles about Danny Granger

March 15, 2012

Indiana is middle of the pack in terms of team points per game, yet they shoot only 43.2 percent as a team, 5th worst in the league. This is due to a lack of creative ability in the half-court offense. In spite of the promising start to his career, Darren Collison has rather tapered off since his trade to Indiana, a very solid player who just doesn’t have the talent level to take a team far as a lead guard. (The new Jarrett Jack, if you will.) George Hill similarly thrives in a bench contributor/spot starter role, but he too doesn’t have the ability to lead an elite half-court offense. And Danny Granger’s shot-creation ability is limited to just taking them. Indiana have a lot going for them, and two good options at every position. Since Collison is struggling to be it, the Pacers could use a calibre half-court point guard.

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February 21, 2010

(Others with All Star bonus include Gerald Wallace, who will now cost $500,000 more with his earned incentive. Danny Granger did not make the team this year, so he will be listed as $200,000 cheaper next season. And Zach Randolph will be paid $333,333 for finally making the team, as well as shedding the burdensome label of being the highest paid no-time-All Star of all time. That "honour" now goes to Damon Stoudamire, Zach's former teammate and current assistant coach at Memphis.)

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