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Tyronn Lue
PG - 6'0, 175lbs - 47 years old - 11 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired after 2009 season
  • Birthdate: 05/03/1977
  • Drafted (NBA): 23rd pick, 1998
  • Pre-draft team: Nebraska
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
1998 NBA DraftNBADrafted 23rd overall by Denver.
1998 NBA DraftNBADraft rights traded along with Tony Battie to L.A. Lakers in exchange for Nick Van Exel.
22nd January, 1999NBASigned four year, $3,897,223 rookie scale contract with L.A. Lakers. Included team option for 2001/02.
30th October, 2000NBAL.A. Lakers declined 2001/02 team option.
18th July, 2001NBASigned a two year, $3.57 million contract with Washington.
18th July, 2003NBASigned a two year, $3.15 million contract with Orlando. Included player option for 2004/05.
28th June, 2004NBAExercised 2004/05 player option.
28th June, 2004NBATraded by Orlando, along with Tracy McGrady, Reece Gaines and Juwan Howard, to Houston in exchange for Steve Francis, Cuttino Mobley and Kelvin Cato.
23rd December, 2004NBATraded by Houston to Atlanta in exchange for Jon Barry.
30th August, 2005NBARe-signed by Atlanta to a three year, $10.5 million contract.
16th February, 2008NBATraded by Atlanta, along with Lorenzen Wright, Shelden Williams, Anthony Johnson and a 2008 second round pick (#42, Sean Singletary) to Sacramento in exchange for Mike Bibby.
29th February, 2008NBAWaived by Sacramento.
4th March, 2008NBASigned a guaranteed minimum salary contract for the remainder of the season with Dallas.
17th July, 2008NBASigned a one year, $2.25 million contract with Milwaukee.
5th February, 2009NBATraded by Milwaukee to Orlando in exchange for Keith Bogans and cash.
Career Moves
1995 - 1996Nebraska (NCAA)
1996 - 1998Iowa State (NCAA)
June 1998 - July 2001L.A. Lakers (NBA)
July 2001 - July 2003Washington Wizards (NBA)
July 2003 - June 2004Orlando Magic (NBA)
June 2004 - December 2004Houston Rockets (NBA)
December 2004 - February 2008Atlanta Hawks (NBA)
February 2008Sacramento Kings (NBA)
March 2008 - July 2008Dallas Mavericks (NBA)
July 2008 - February 2009Milwaukee Bucks (NBA)
February 2009 - July 2009Orlando Magic (NBA)
Articles about Tyronn Lue

March 19, 2013

Tyronn Lue - Still an assistant with the Celtics. His teetotal life is "awesome". Glad someone understands.

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April 19, 2011

Tyronn Lue - Lue is an assistant coach with the Celtics. There were rumours of a comeback, but he stayed where he was.

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August 21, 2010

- Tyronn Lue - Lue retired last year aged only 32, and immediately went to work as an assistant for the Boston Celtics (who, until that time, had been a candidate to sign him as a player). He is now rethinking that career change while he still has time to rectify it, and can be considered back on the market.

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April 7, 2010

- Tyronn Lue

Tyronn Lue did not play this season, after splitting last year between the Bucks and the Magic. He then retired somewhat unexpectedly aged only 32 to become an assistant coach for the Boston Celtics.

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