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T.J. Ford
PG - 6'0, 165lbs - 41 years old - 9 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired in March 2012
  • Birthdate: 03/24/1983
  • Drafted (NBA): 8th pick, 2003
  • Pre-draft team: Texas
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
2003 NBA DraftNBADrafted 8th overall by Milwaukee.
2nd July, 2003NBASigned four year, $9,387,987 rookie scale contract with Milwaukee. Included team option for 2006/07.
28th October, 2005NBAMilwaukee exercised 2006/07 team option.
30th June, 2006NBATraded by Milwaukee, along with cash, to Toronto in exchange for Charlie Villanueva.
31st October, 2006NBASigned a three year, $33 million extension with Milwaukee.
9th July, 2008NBATraded by Toronto, along with Rasho Nesterovic, Maceo Baston and the draft rights to Roy Hibbert (#17, 2008), to Indiana in exchange for Jermaine O'Neal and the draft rights to Nathan Jawai (#41, 2008).
28th April, 2010NBAExercised 2010/11 player option.
21st November, 2011CroatiaSigned for the duration of the NBA lockout with KK Zagreb.
2nd December, 2011CroatiaOpted out to return to the NBA.
9th December, 2011NBASigned a guaranteed one year minimum salary contract with San Antonio.
5th March, 2012D-LeagueAssigned by San Antonio to Austin Toros of the D-League.
6th March, 2012D-LeagueRecalled by San Antonio from Austin Toros of the D-League.
15th March, 2012NBATraded by San Antonio, along with Richard Jefferson and a 2012 first round pick (#30, Festus Ezeli), to Golden State in exchange for Stephen Jackson.
17th March, 2012NBAWaived by Golden State.
Career Moves
2001 - 2003Texas (NCAA)
June 2003 - June 2006Milwaukee Bucks (NBA)
June 2006 - July 2008Toronto Raptors (NBA)
July 2008 - June 2011Indiana Pacers (NBA)
November 2011 - December 2011KK Zagreb (Croatia)
December 2011 - March 2012San Antonio Spurs (NBA)
March 2012Golden State Warriors (NBA)
Articles about T.J. Ford

March 19, 2013

T.J. Ford and James Posey - Ford retired one year ago this week with his persistent neck trouble, and now runs an AAU team. He has also returned to school to complete his degree. Posey helps out with Ford's AAU team, which is the only post-retirement news on him other than the sale of his house.

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July 6, 2010

(Aside from A.J. Price, who does not make this summer league roster [EDIT: due to injury], Indiana's only point guard under contract is T.J. Ford, a man who went from starting to DNP-CDing as the year went on. Speaking of Ford, here's my trade idea; Ford to Golden State for Dan Gadzuric. Both players are expiring, but Gadzuric is $1.3 million cheaper, giving the Pacers wiggle room to sign Jordan Farmer or whoever they want at point guard without paying the tax. Who says no? Probably Indiana, but if they do, how do we tweak it to fit?)

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