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Michael Doleac - C, 6'11, 262
Retired - Retired in 2008
       Date of birth: 06/15/1977
       Country: USA
     Drafted (NBA): 12th pick, 1998
     Out of: Utah
  NBA Experience: 10 years
  Hand: Right

1998 NBA Draft NBA Drafted 12th overall by Orlando.
21st January, 1999 NBA Signed four year, $6,072,816 rookie scale contract with Orlando. Included team option for 2001/02.
17th October, 2000 NBA Orlando exercised 2001/02 team option.
7th August, 2002 NBA Signed a three year, $4.62 million contract with New York. Included player option for 2004/05.
15th February, 2004 NBA As a part of a three team deal, traded by New York to Atlanta, along with a 2005 second round pick to Atlanta (#37, Ronny Turiaf), and along with Keith Van Horn to Milwaukee, , in exchange for Tim Thomas from Milwaukee and Nazr Mohammed from Atlanta.
18th February, 2004 NBA Waived by Atlanta.
20th February, 2004 NBA Claimed off waivers by Denver.
30th June, 2004 NBA Declined 2004/05 player option.
15th July, 2004 NBA Signed a four year, $11 million contract with Miami. Included player option for 2007/08.
30th June, 2007 NBA Exercised 2007/08 player option.
24th October, 2007 NBA Traded by Miami, along with Wayne Simien, Antoine Walker, a 2008 first round pick (#18, Ty Lawson) and cash to Minnesota in exchange for Ricky Davis and Mark Blount.
When: Where:
1994 - 1998 Utah (NCAA)
January 1999 - June 2001 Orlando Magic (NBA)
June 2001 - June 2002 Cleveland Cavaliers (NBA)
August 2002 - February 2004 New York Knicks (NBA)
February 2004 Atlanta Hawks (NBA)
February 2004 - June 2004 Denver Nuggets (NBA)
July 2004 - October 2007 Miami Heat (NBA)
October 2007 - June 2008 Minnesota Timberwolves (NBA)
From blog:

   Where Are They Now, 2011: Bookkeeping The Retired Guys

Michael Doleac - Upon retirement, Doleac returned to the University of Utah to go to medical school, concurrently working as a graduate assistant for the basketball program. He later changed from reading medicine to physics, and intends to become a teacher.

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   Where Are They Now, 2010; Part 17

- Michael Doleac

Doleac has retired from basketball and now studies at the University of Utah. He initially planned to study medicine, but changed his mind after becoming a father, and instead returned to do a master's degree in physics. Doleac is now also training to be a teacher, and serves as the graduate manager there for the university's basketball team.

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   Bookkeeping The Retired Guys, 2013 Edition

Michael Doleac - Doleac will soon graduate from Utah with a masters in physics and become a teacher.

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