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Dan Dickau
PG - 6'0, 180lbs - 45 years old - 6 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired after 2010 season
  • Birthdate: 09/16/1978
  • Drafted (NBA): 28th pick, 2002
  • Pre-draft team: Gonzaga
  • Country: USA/Poland
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
2002 NBA DraftNBADrafted 28th overall by Sacramento.
2002 NBA DraftNBADraft rights traded by Sacramento to Atlanta in exchange for a 2003 first round pick (#25, Carlos Delfino).
9th July, 2002NBASigned four year, $4,118,066 rookie scale contract with Atlanta. Included team option for 2005/06.
9th February, 2004NBATraded by Atlanta, along with Theo Ratliff and Shareef Abdur-Rahim, to Portland in exchange for Rasheed Wallace and Wesley Person.
20th July, 2004NBATraded by Portland, along with Dale Davis, to Golden State in exchange for Nick van Exel.
24th August, 2004NBATraded by Golden State, along with a signed-and-traded Erick Dampier, Evan Eschmeyer and the draft rights to Steve Logan (#30, 2002) to Dallas in exchange for Christian Laettner, Eduardo Najera, the draft rights to Luis Flores (#55, 2004), the draft rights to Mladen Sekularac (#55, 2002), a 2007 first round pick (#30, Petteri Koponen), a protected 2007 first round pick (not conveyed; $1 million sent instead) and cash.
31st October, 2004NBADallas declined 2005/06 team option.
3rd December, 2004NBATraded by Dallas, along with a 2005 second round pick (#57, Marcin Gortat) to New Orleans in exchange for Darrell Armstrong.
29th September, 2005NBASigned and traded by New Orleans with a three year, $7,476,483 contract to Boston in exchange for a 2006 second round pick (#56, Edin Bavcic).
2006 NBA DraftNBATraded by Boston, along with Raef LaFrentz and the draft rights to Randy Foye (#7), to Portland in exchange for Sebastian Telfair, Theo Ratliff and a 2008 second round pick (#36, Trent Plaisted).
2007 NBA DraftNBATraded by Portland, along with Fred Jones, Zach Randolph and the draft rights to Demetris Nichols (#53) to New York in exchange for Steve Francis, Channing Frye and a 2008 second round pick (#36, Omer Asik).
1st October, 2007NBAWaived by New York.
3rd October, 2007NBASigned a guaranteed one year minimum salary contract with L.A. Clippers.
12th August, 2008ItalySigned a one year contract with Avellino.
29th September, 2008ItalyLeft Avellino.
1st October, 2008NBASigned an unguaranteed one year minimum salary contract with Golden State.
19th October, 2008NBAWaived by Golden State.
17th January, 2009GermanySigned for the remainder of the season with Brose Baskets Bamberg.
14th April, 2009GermanyLeft Brose Baskets Bamberg.
28th September, 2009NBASigned an unguaranteed one year minimum salary contract with Phoenix.
20th October, 2009NBAWaived by Phoenix.
15th February, 2010D-LeagueAcquired by Springfield Armor.
15th February, 2010D-LeagueTraded by Springfield Armor to Fort Wayne Mad Ants in exchange for Kyle McAlarney.
26th March, 2010D-LeagueWaived by Fort Wayne Mad Ants due to injury.
Career Moves
1997 - 1999Washington (NCAA)
1999 - 2002Gonzaga (NCAA)
June 2002 - February 2004Atlanta Hawks (NBA)
February 2004 - July 2004Portland Trail Blazers (NBA)
July 2004 - August 2004Golden State Warriors (NBA)
August 2004 - December 2004Dallas Mavericks (NBA)
December 2004 - June 2005New Orleans Hornets (NBA)
September 2005 - June 2006Boston Celtics (NBA)
June 2006 -June 2007Portland Trail Blazers (NBA)
June 2007 - October 2007New York Knicks (NBA)
October 2007 - June 2008L.A. Clippers (NBA)
August 2008 - September 2008Avellino (Italy)
October 2008Golden State Warriors (NBA)
January 2009 - April 2009Brose Baskets Bamberg (Germany)
September 2009 - October 2009Phoenix Suns (NBA)
February 2010 - March 2010Fort Wayne Mad Ants (D-League)
Articles about Dan Dickau

March 19, 2013

Dan Dickau - Dickau spent last year as a player development coach with the Blazers, but was not brought back this season. He also ceased operating his basketball academy, and, while in the running for the vacant Idaho Stampede head coaching job this summer, did not make it. He currently works as an analyst for locally televised Gonzaga games.

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January 5, 2011

Dan Dickau - NBA veteran Dickau was taking an approach similar to Daniels last year, when he returned from a European career to average 14.9 points and 7.1 assists per game for the Fort Wayne Mad Ants. This year, though, the Polish citizen has not signed anywhere. It is unclear whether he intends do; Dickau now has a basketball academy business venture that appears, from the outside at least, to be a successful and professional operation.

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August 21, 2010

- Dan Dickau - So it's pretty obvious by now what Dan Dickau provides. Jumpshooting, no size, runs the break and the pick and roll, little defense, bouncy hair. Dickau turns 32 in September and can no longer dine out on that half-season he had with the Hornets in 2005. Nonetheless, I'm listing the newly Polish citizen anyway, partly because he averaged 15 points and 7 assists per game for the Fort Wayne Mad Ants last season.

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January 28, 2010

- Dan Dickau

Dickau signed with the Suns for preseason, instead of signing with the Celtics as was first thought. He played in 5 preseason games, totalling 14 points and 7 assists in 39 minutes, but did not make the team. He was never going to, really, because even though the Suns had open roster spots to play for, they're the Suns. Since being waived by Phoenix, Dickau has not signed elsewhere, which seems strange for a 31 year old man whose career will be on the downslope soon. Perhaps he's injured.

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