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Cuttino Mobley - SG, 6'4, 215
Retired - Retired in December 2008
       Date of birth: 09/01/1975
       Country: USA
     Drafted (NBA): 41st pick, 1998
     Out of: Rhode Island
  NBA Experience: 12 years
  Hand: Left




Date
League
Transaction
1998 NBA Draft NBA Drafted 41st overall by Houston.
23th January, 1999 NBA Signed a partially guaranteed two year minimum salary contract with Houston.
2nd August, 2000 NBA Re-signed by Houston to a six year, $30,893,625 contract. Included early termination option after 2004/05 season.
28th June, 2004 NBA Traded by Houston, along with Steve Francis and Kelvin Cato, to Orlando in exchange for Tyronn Lue, Tracy McGrady, Reece Gaines and Juwan Howard.
10th January, 2005 NBA Traded by Orlando, along with Michael Bradley, to Sacramento in exchange for Doug Christie.
30th June, 2005 NBA Exercised early termination option.
2nd August, 2005 NBA Signed a five year, $41.75 million contract with L.A. Clippers.
21st November, 2008 NBA Traded by L.A. Clippers, along with Tim Thomas, to New York in exchange for Zach Randolph and Mardy Collins.
5th April, 2010 NBA Waived by New York Knicks.
When: Where:
1994 - 1998 Rhode Island (NCAA)
June 1998 - June 2004 Houston Rockets (NBA)
June 2004 - January 2005 Orlando Magic (NBA)
January 2005 - June 2005 Sacramento Kings (NBA)
August 2005 - November 2008 L.A. Clippers (NBA)
November 2008 - April 2010 New York Knicks (NBA)
From blog:


   The best of what's left after what was the best of what's left has gone and is no longer left
2010-08-21

- Cuttino Mobley - Cuttino wants to make a comeback, despite admitting that his heart condition has gotten worse. In light of what happened to Mikhail Torrance yesterday, I can't say I want that to happen. Stay safe, Cuttino.

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   A History Of Failed Physicals
2010-07-26

November 2008: Cuttino Mobley

Upon being traded to the Knicks by the Clippers as a part of the Zach Randolph trade of November 2008, it was discovered that Mobley had a heart condition that threatened his playing career. Mobley was diagnosed with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, the disease that killed Reggie Lewis and Hank Gathers. He had been playing with the Clippers before the trade, but stopped once the illness was diagnosed, and retired a month later. He has not played since.

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   Where Are They Now, 2011: Bookkeeping The Retired Guys
2011-04-19

Cuttino Mobley - In the offseason, many teams were mentioned as possible candidates for a Mobley comeback, including Prokom Gdynia in Poland. In the end, none of the came fruition, and Mobley opted for a rather dramatic career change, funding (or attempting to fund) a medicinal marijuana centre

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   Bookkeeping The Retired Guys, 2013 Edition
2013-03-19

Cuttino Mobley - Since the last update - in which Mobley was seen investing in medicinal marijuana clinics via his venture capital firm - Mobley has sued the Knicks and lost, sold his house, and whispered of a comeback. It didn't happen.

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