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Quinton Ross
SG/SF - 6'6, 193lbs - 43 years old - 7 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired after 2013 season
  • Birthdate: 04/30/1981
  • Drafted (NBA): Undrafted, 2003
  • Pre-draft team: Southern Methodist
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
15th April, 2003USBLDrafted 35th overall in the 2003 USBL Draft by Texas Rim Rockers.
20th August, 2003NBASigned a partially guaranteed three year minimum salary contract with L.A. Clippers. Included team option for 2005/06.
17th September, 2003CBADrafted 29th overall in the 2003 CBA Draft by Dakota Wizards.
24th October, 2003NBAWaived by L.A. Clippers. Team option concurrently declined.
6th November, 2003BelgiumSigned for the remainder of the season with Oostende.
19th July, 2004NBASigned a partially guaranteed four year minimum salary contract with L.A. Clippers. Included team option for 2007/08.
28th June, 2007NBAL.A. Clippers exercised 2007/08 team option.
26th September, 2008NBASigned a guaranteed one year minimum salary contract with Memphis.
8th July, 2009NBASigned a guaranteed two year minimum salary contract with Dallas. Included player option for 2010/11.
13th February, 2010NBATraded by Dallas, along with Josh Howard, Drew Gooden and James Singleton, to Washington in exchange for Caron Butler, Brendan Haywood, DeShawn Stevenson and cash.
4th June, 2010NBAExercised 2010/11 player option.
29th June, 2010NBATraded by Washington to New Jersey in exchange for Yi Jianlian and cash.
31st March, 2011NBAWaived by New Jersey.
5th March, 2012D-LeagueAcquired by Canton Charge.
26th November, 2012FranceSigned a four week contract with Boulazac.
3rd January, 2013FranceSigned another four week contract with Boulazac.
Career Moves
1999 - 2003SMU (NCAA)
July 2003L.A. Lakers (Summer League)
August 2003 - October 2003L.A. Clippers (NBA)
November 2003 - June 2004Oostende (Belgium)
July 2004L.A. Clippers (Summer League)
July 2004 - June 2008L.A. Clippers (NBA)
September 2008 - June 2009Memphis Grizzlies (NBA)
July 2009 - February 2010Dallas Mavericks (NBA)
February 2010 - June 2010Washington Wizards (NBA)
June 2010 - March 2011New Jersey Nets (NBA)
March 2012 - June 2012Canton Charge (D-League)
November 2012 - January 2013Boulazac (France)
Articles about Quinton Ross

December 13, 2013

Quinton Ross - In the two years since he's been in the NBA, Ross has been in the D-League and the French league, albeit for short stints only in both. That one year with the Grizzlies in which he shot 38% from three point range whilst taking more of them that season than in the rest of his NBA career combined is a clear and emphatic outlier, and he remains a defensive wing role player without the jump shot required for the role.

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January 23, 2012

Quinton Ross — Outside of the one year with the Grizzlies in which he demonstrated three-point range, Ross was a good defensive wing specialist, but provided so little on offense that it barely helped. Once the three-point range also regressed to the mean, Ross’s employment ended.

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June 14, 2010

Quinton Ross - Ross has a player option for the minimum salary with the Washington Wizards. If he declines it and becomes a free agent, he fits the team in the Raja Bell mode, only without the three point range. That is, unless he returns to shooting it like he did in 2008-09 with Memphis.

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