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Antoine Wright
SG/SF - 6'7, 215lbs - 40 years old - 6 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired after 2016 season
  • Birthdate: 02/06/1984
  • Drafted (NBA): 15th pick, 2005
  • Pre-draft team: Texas A&M
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
2005 NBA DraftNBADrafted 15th overall by New Jersey.
22nd July, 2005NBASigned four year, $7,289,240 rookie scale contract with New Jersey. Included team options for 2007/08 and 2008/09.
27th October, 2006NBANew Jersey exercised 2007/08 team option.
26th October, 2007NBANew Jersey declined 2008/09 team option.
19th February, 2008NBATraded by New Jersey, along with Jason Kidd and Malik Allen, to Dallas in exchange for Devin Harris, DeSagana Diop, Trenton Hassell a signed-and-traded Keith Van Horn, Maurice Ager, a 2008 first round pick (#21, Ryan Anderson), a 2010 first round pick (#27, Jordan Crawford) and cash.
11th July, 2008NBARe-signed by Dallas to a two year, $3.6 million contract.
9th July, 2009NBAAs a part of a four team deal, traded by Dallas to Toronto, along with Devean George to Toronto, cash to Orlando, and Jerry Stackhouse and cash to Memphis, in exchange for Shawn Marion, Kris Humphries, Nathan Jawai and cash from Toronto, and Greg Buckner from Memphis.
23rd July, 2010NBASigned a guaranteed one year minimum salary contract with Sacramento.
29th November, 2010NBAWaived by Sacramento.
1st January, 2011ChinaSigned for the remainder of the season with Jiangsu.
9th August, 2011SpainSigned a one year contract with Estudiantes Madrid.
11th January, 2012SpainReleased by Estudiantes.
13th March, 2012D-LeagueAcquired by Reno Bighorns.
28th March, 2012D-LeagueWaived by Reno Bighorns due to personal reasons.
30th March, 2012D-LeagueRe-acquired by Reno Bighorns.
25th April, 2012VenezuelaSigned for the remainder of the season with Guaiqueries de Margarita.
3rd December, 2012D-LeagueAcquired by Reno Bighorns.
28th January, 2013D-LeagueLeft Reno Bighorns.
30th January, 2013VenezuelaSigned a one season contract with Guaiqueries.
15th February, 2013VenezuelaReleased by Guaiqueries.
26th September, 2013PolandSigned a one year contract with PGE Turow.
7th October, 2013PolandReleased by PGE Turow.
12th December, 2013IsraelSigned for the remainder of the season with Netanya.
3rd December, 2014MexicoSigned for the remainder of the season with Halcones de Xalapa.
11th June, 2015Dominican RepublicSigned for the remainder of the season with Caneros de la Romana.
16th June, 2015Dominican RepublicReleased by Caneros de la Romana.
20th February, 2016PhilippinesSigned for the remainder of the season with Rain or Shine Elasto Painters.
9th March, 2016PhilippinesReleased by Rain or Shine Elasto Painters.
3rd May, 2016MexicoSigned for the remainder of the season with Zonkeys de Tijuana.
Career Moves
2002 - 2005Texas A&M (NCAA)
June 2005 - February 2008New Jersey Nets (NBA)
February 2008 - July 2009Dallas Mavericks (NBA)
July 2009 - June 2010Toronto Raptors (NBA)
July 2010 - November 2010Sacramento Kings (NBA)
January 2011 - June 2011Jiangsu (China)
August 2011 - January 2012Estudiantes Madrid (Spain)
March 2012 - April 2012Reno Bighorns (D-League)
April 2012 - May 2012Guaiqueries de Margarita (Venezuela)
July 2012L.A. Clippers (Summer League)
December 2012 - January 2013Reno Bighorns (D-League)
January 2013 - February 2013Guaiqueries de Margarita (Venezuela)
September 2013 - October 2013PGE Turow (Poland)
December 2013 - June 2014Netanya (Israel)
December 2014 - June 2015Halcones de Xalapa (Mexico)
June 2015Caneros (Dominican Republic)
February 2016 - March 2016Rain or Shine (Philippines)
May 2016 - June 2016Zonkeys de Tijuana (Mexico, CIBACOPA)
Articles about Antoine Wright

March 13, 2011

Antoine Wright - 21 games, 34.5 mpg, 21.3 ppg, 6.2 rpg, 2.3 apg, 1.4 spg, 0.8 bpg, 2.6 TOpg, 45% FG, 39% 3PT, 73% FT

[Ricky] Davis arrived in China stating his intentions to win the championship, the MVP, and the scoring title. He did none of the three, and was released after 9 underwhelming games. In his short time with the team, he also complained about his role on the team and his supposed lack of touches, and moaned about his team mates, as did they about him. The China Buckets Experience did not go well. [Davis has since joined French team Roanne, who were league leaders upon his arrival. He scored 11 points on debut, then went scoreless over 47 minutes in his next two games, followed by back to back 12 point performances. Roanne are now fifth.] He was replaced by Wright, the ex-Raptors and Nets wingman who started the season on a guaranteed contract with the Sacramento Kings, but who didn't make it out of November, due in no small part to a DUI arrest earlier that month. Neither Wright or Moiso are exactly noted for their consistent production; in particular, Wright has scored either above 18 or below 7 in every game. But they've been productive, and with one of the best domestic player cores in the CBA - including 6'1 guard Xue Huefeng, who leads the league in steals at 4.1 per game - Jiangsu are the best of the rest.

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October 6, 2010

If they're not doing so already, the Kings might be regretting signing Antoine Wright to a guaranteed contract. Nothing against Antoine, who's a reasonable player, but the calibre of training camp signings that the Kings have made make him largely redundant. [...]

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June 14, 2010

Antoine Wright - Wright is much like Bogans, even down to the occasional delusions of offensive grandeur that the Bobcats-era Bogans often succumbed to. Wright is bigger than Bogans, but more of a forward, without the handle or jumpshot befitting of a two guard. This wouldn't be a problem if he was aware of it. But he's not.

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