Players > Retired > Tony Delk
Tony Delk
PG/SG - 6'2, 189lbs - 50 years old - 10 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired in 2008
  • Birthdate: 01/28/1974
  • Drafted (NBA): 16th pick, 1996
  • Pre-draft team: Kentucky
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
1996 NBA DraftNBADrafted 16th overall by Charlotte.
24th July, 1996NBASigned a three year contract with Charlotte.
7th November, 1997NBATraded by Charlotte, along with Muggsy Bogues, to Golden State in exchange for B.J. Armstrong.
16th August, 1999NBASigned a two year contract with Sacramento. Included player option for 2000/01.
30th June, 2000NBADeclined 2000/01 player option.
1st August, 2000NBASigned a six year, $16.875 million contract with Phoenix.
20th February, 2002NBATraded by Phoenix, along with Rodney Rogers, to Boston in exchange for Joe Johnson, Milt Palacio, Randy Brown and a 2002 first round pick (#22, Casey Jacobsen).
20th October, 2003NBATraded by Boston, along with Antoine Walker, to Dallas in exchange for Raef LaFrentz, Jiri Welsch, Chris Mills, and a 2004 first round pick (#24, Delonte West).
4th August, 2004NBATraded by Dallas, along with Antoine Walker, to Atlanta in exchange for Jason Terry, Alan Henderson, and a lottery protected 2007 first round pick (not conveyed; $1 million cash sent instead).
24th February, 2006NBAWaived by Atlanta.
1st March, 2006NBASigned a guaranteed minimum salary contract for the remainder of the season and through 2006/07 with Detroit.
30th June, 2006NBADeclined 2006/07 player option.
9th August, 2006GreeceSigned a one year contract with Panathinaikos.
20th February, 2008Puerto RicoSigned with Gigantes de Carolina to a one month playing contract, with a technical assistant's contract for the remainder of the season.
Career Moves
1992 - 1996Kentucky (NCAA)
June 1996 - November 1997 Charlotte Hornets (NBA)
November 1997 - July 1999Golden State Warriors (NBA)
July 1999 - July 2000Sacramento Kings (NBA)
July 2000 - February 2002Phoenix Suns (NBA)
February 2002 - October 2003Boston Celtics (NBA)
October 2003 - August 2004Dallas Mavericks (NBA)
August 2004 - February 2006Atlanta Hawks (NBA)
March 2006 - July 2006Detroit Pistons (NBA)
August 2006 - July 2007Panathinaikos (Greece)
February 2008 - March 2008Gigantes (Puerto Rico)
Articles about Tony Delk

March 19, 2013

Tony Delk - In the summer of 2011, Delk moved from being the director of basketball operations at Kentucky to being an assistant coach at New Mexico State.

Read full article

April 19, 2011

Tony Delk and Scott Padgett - Delk and Padgett both returned to their alma mater, Kentucky, to become "coaches in training." Having seemingly finished their training, both have moved on. Delk stayed with the team but changed roles, becoming the assistant director of basketball operations. Meanwhile, Padgett left to take an assistant coach's gig at Manhattan. When Manhattan changed head coaches this month, hiring Steve Masiello, Padgett made the cut and will return for a second season.

Read full article