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Daniel Gibson
PG - 6'2, 200lbs - 38 years old - 7 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired after 2015 season
  • Birthdate: 02/27/1986
  • Drafted (NBA): 42nd pick, 2006
  • Pre-draft team: Texas
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
2006 NBA DraftNBADrafted 42nd overall by Cleveland.
7th July, 2006NBASigned a guaranteed two year minimum salary contract with Cleveland.
15th July, 2008NBARe-signed by Cleveland to a partially guaranteed five year, $21 million contract.
Career Moves
2004 - 2006Texas (NCAA)
June 2006 - June 2013Cleveland Cavaliers (NBA)
Articles about Daniel Gibson

December 10, 2013

Daniel Gibson - After shooting 47% alongside LeBron, Gibson shot 40%, 35% and 34% over the next three seasons and is now out of the league. So steep was his decline, and so limited is his game, that it will be difficult to prove he merits a second chance ahead of a first chance for someone like Daniels above.

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October 18, 2013

[...] And this is probably a good thing. Of the 106 players from 2008, 31 of them had an average salary for the duration of between $3 million and $9.3 million, and only two of them (Ben Gordon and Robert Swift) were one year deals. Included in there were four years deals for the likes of Eduardo Najera ($12 million) and James Posey ($25,020,800), five-year deals for the likes of Ryan Gomes ($21,175,000) and Daniel Gibson ($20,054,000) and oversized three-years deals for the likes of Sasha Vujacic ($15 million) and Stephen Jackson ($27,769,500). Of those players, only Gomes has ever received another deal and is still in the league, an unguaranteed minimum salary one with OKC. You know your contract was too long when the player never gets another one afterwards.

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