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Dan Grunfeld - SG/SF, 6'6, 215
Retired - Retired after 2014 season
       Date of birth: 02/07/1984
       Country: USA/Romania/Israel
     Drafted (NBA): Undrafted, 2006
     Out of: Stanford
  NBA Experience: 0 years
  Hand: Right

Date
League
Transaction
23rd August, 2006 Germany Signed a one year contract with EWE Baskets Oldenburg.
3rd December, 2007 Spain Signed for the remainder of the season with Valencia.
25th September, 2008 NBA Signed an unguaranteed one year minimum salary contract with New York.
23rd October, 2008 NBA Waived by New York.
21st January, 2009 Spain Signed for the remainder of the season and through 2010 with Valladolid.
6th June, 2010 Israel Signed a one year contract with Bnei Hasharon.
19th July, 2011 Israel Signed a two year contract with Hapoel Holon.
22nd October, 2011 Israel Left Hapoel Holon.
3rd November, 2011 Israel Signed for the remainder of the season and through 2013 with Hapoel Jerusalem.
25th July, 2013 Israel Signed a one year contract with Bnei Hertzliya.
When: Where:
2002 - 2006 Stanford (NCAA)
July 2006 Indiana Pacers (Summer League)
August 2006 - June 2007 EWE Baskets Oldenburg (Germany)
July 2007 Indiana Pacers (Summer League)
December 2007 - June 2008 Valencia (Spain)
July 2008 New York Knicks (Summer League)
September 2008 - October 2008 New York Knicks (NBA)
January 2009 - June 2010 Valladolid (Spain)
June 2010 - June 2011 Bnei Hasharon (Israel)
July 2011 - October 2011 Hapoel Holon (Israel)
November 2011 - June 2013 Hapoel Jerusalem (Israel)
July 2013 - June 2014 Bnei Hertzliya (Israel)
From blog:


   2010 Summer Signings, Part 3
2010-06-16

In Cyprus, North Carolina State streak shooter Courtney Fells has switched teams, going from AEL Limassol to Keravnos. Hopefully next season, statistics from Cyprus will be available. Israeli team Bnei Hasharon have signed Dan Grunfeld - one time Knick and Ernie's Romanian son - to pair up alongside former Alabama guard Ron Steele and former Duquesne forward Shawn James, the latter of whom led Israel in blocked shots by quite a long way. And Polish Euroleague team Prokom Gydnia elected to keep former NBA guard Daniel Ewing, helping to offset the loss of David Logan, whom they could not retain. Logan is reportedly about to sign with Caja Laboral; if he does, it'll be a pretty lucrative gig, as Caja Laboral just won the ACB.

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   Where Are They Now, 2010; Part 26
2010-03-13

- Dan Grunfeld

If Ploiesti is the only Romanian team that you've ever heard of, then Dan Grunfeld is the only Romanian player that you've ever heard of. The Stanford graduate and former Knicks training camper is the son of besieged Wizards GM Ernie Grunfeld, and Ernie Grunfeld was born in Romania. Therefore, Dan was eligible for a Romanian passport, one which he received last year in order to enhance his European career. Having it means he counts as a European player now and not as an American, for teams have limits on the numbers of Americans they can have. Except, seemingly, for Belgium. They either don't have a limit, or the limit is 158.

Grunfeld helped C.B. Valladolid earn promotion from the LEB Gold to the ACB last season, and is currently there for his second season. He's not playing much, however, averaging only 5.5 points and 2.4 rebounds per game.

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