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Luke Ridnour
PG - 6'2, 175lbs - 43 years old - 12 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired after 2015 season
  • Birthdate: 02/13/1981
  • Drafted (NBA): 14th pick, 2003
  • Pre-draft team: Oregon
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
2003 NBA DraftNBADrafted 14th overall by Seattle.
8th July, 2003NBASigned four year, $7,019,478 rookie scale contract with Seattle. Included team option for 2006/07.
6th October, 2005NBASeattle exercised 2006/07 team option.
30th October, 2006NBASigned a three year, $19.5 million extension with Seattle.
13th August, 2008NBAAs a part of a three team deal, traded by Oklahoma City (formerly Seattle) along with Adrian Griffin to Milwaukee in exchange for Joe Smith from Cleveland and Desmond Mason from Milwaukee.
21st July, 2010NBASigned a four year, $16 million contract with Minnesota.
11th July, 2013NBAAs a part of a three team deal, traded by Minnesota, along with a 2014 second round pick (#36, Johnny O'Bryant), to Milwaukee in exchange for a signed-and-traded Kevin Martin from Oklahoma City.
20th February, 2014NBATraded by Milwaukee, along with Gary Neal, to Charlotte in exchange for Jeff Adrien and Ramon Sessions.
25th January, 2014NBASigned a partially guaranteed two year, $5.5 million contract with Orlando.
24th June, 2015NBATraded by Orlando to Memphis in exchange for the draft rights to Janis Timma (#60, 2013).
2015 NBA DraftNBATraded by Memphis to Charlotte in exchange for Matt Barnes.
2015 NBA DraftNBATraded by Charlotte, along with a protected 2016 second round pick (#53, Petr Cornelie) to Oklahoma City in exchange for Jeremy Lamb.
30th June, 2015NBATraded by Oklahoma City, along with cash, to Toronto in exchange for the draft rights to Tomislav Zubcic (#56, 2012).
9th July, 2015NBAWaived by Toronto.
Career Moves
2000 - 2003Oregon (NCAA)
June 2003 - August 2008Seattle Supersonics/Oklahoma City Thunder (NBA)
August 2008 - June 2010Milwaukee Bucks (NBA)
July 2010 - July 2013Minnesota Timberwolves (NBA)
July 2013 - February 2014Milwaukee Bucks (NBA)
February 2014 - June 2014Charlotte Bobcats (NBA)
July 2014 - June 2015Orlando Magic (NBA)
June 2015Memphis Grizzlies (NBA)
June 2015Charlotte Hornets (NBA)
June 2015Oklahoma City Thunder (NBA)
June 2015 - July 2015Toronto Raptors (NBA)
Articles about Luke Ridnour

November 6, 2013

Second-round picks are the new first-round picks. It is they which are used on reclamation projects (Thomas Robinson, already traded twice in his career, has yet to yield one), and for acquiring decent backups. Memphis acquired the rights to Wroten's replacement, Nick Calathes, from Dallas in exchange for a 2016 second-round pick. Milwaukee acquired a second-round pick as compensation for taking on Luke Ridnour as a part of the Kevin Martin trade. Sacramento acquired Luc Richard Mbah a Moute from Milwaukee in exchange for a 2016 second-round pick and the right to swap 2019 seconds, and at the last deadline, Marcus Morris, a useful player for Houston, yielded only a second-rounder, too.

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