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Reece Gaines
PG/SG - 6'6, 205lbs - 43 years old - 3 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired after 2012 season
  • Birthdate: 01/07/1981
  • Drafted (NBA): 15th pick, 2003
  • Pre-draft team: Louisville
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
2003 NBA DraftNBADrafted 15th overall by Orlando.
18th July, 2003NBASigned four year, $6,749,513 rookie scale contract with Orlando. Included team option for 2006/07.
28th June, 2004NBATraded by Orlando, along with Tracy McGrady, Tyronn Lue and Juwan Howard, to Houston in exchange for Steve Francis, Cuttino Mobley and Kelvin Cato.
24th February, 2005NBATraded by Houston, along with a 2006 second round pick (#39, David Noel) and a 2007 second round pick (#56, Ramon Sessions) to Milwaukee in exchange for Mike James and Zendon Hamilton.
31st October, 2005NBAMilwaukee declined 2006/07 team option.
27th July, 2006ItalySigned a one year contract with Angellico Biella.
25th June, 2007ItalySigned a one year contract with Milano.
24th July, 2008ItalySigned a one year contract with Angellico Biella.
5th November, 2009D-LeagueDrafted 29th overall in the 2009 D-League Draft by Bakersfield Jam.
6th April, 2010GreeceSigned for the remainder of the season with Peristeri.
27th August, 2010SpainSigned a one year contract with Granada.
21st September, 2010SpainLeft Granada.
30th October, 2010D-LeagueDesignated as a returning player by Bakersfield Jam.
3rd November, 2010D-LeagueTraded by Bakersfield Jam to Texaas Legends in exchange for a 2011 second round pick.
14th December, 2010D-LeagueWaived by Texas Legends.
27th December, 2010FranceSigned for the remainder of the season with Vichy.
13th January, 2012AustriaSigned a four week contract with Furstenfeld Panthers.
11th February, 2012VenezuelaSigned for the remainder of the season with Guaros de Lara.
22nd February, 2012VenezuelaReleased by Guaros de Lara.
Career Moves
1999 - 2003Louisville (NCAA)
June 2003 - June 2004Orlando Magic (NBA)
June 2004 - February 2005Houston Rockets (NBA)
February 2005 - June 2006Milwaukee Bucks (NBA)
July 2006Minnesota Timberwolves (Summer League)
July 2006 - June 2007Angellico Biella (Italy)
June 2007 - June 2008Milano (Italy)
July 2008 - June 2009Angellico Biella (Italy)
November 2009 - April 2010Bakersfield Jam (D-League)
April 2010 - June 2010Peristeri (Greece)
August 2010 - September 2010Granada (Spain)
October 2010 - November 2010Bakersfield Jam (D-League)
November 2010 - December 2010Texas Legends (D-League)
December 2010 - June 2011Vichy (France)
January 2012 - February 2012Furstenfeld (Austria)
February 2012Guaros de Lara (Venezuela)
Articles about Reece Gaines

March 19, 2013

Reece Gaines - Retired this summer and became an assistant coach at Division 2 Bellarmine.

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February 24, 2010

- Reece Gaines

After three years in Italy, Gaines has taken the unusual step of joining the D-League this season. It's unusual because he's 29 years old and not on the verge of a call-up, so there doesn't seem to be a lot of reason for the big paycut. Playing for the Bakersfield Jam, Gaines is averaging 13.5 points, 4.0 assists and 2.7 rebounds in 33 minutes per game, shooting 48% from the field and 40% from three point range. Solid all around numbers, but only solid.

Reece Gaines fact: Reece Gaines's first name is Clifton. That is all.

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