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Scott Padgett - SF/PF, 6'9, 240
Retired - Retired after 2007 season
       Date of birth: 04/19/1976
       Country: USA
     Drafted (NBA): 28th pick, 1999
     Out of: Kentucky
  NBA Experience: 8 years
  Hand: Right

1999 NBA Draft NBA Drafted 28th overall by Utah.
7th August, 1999 NBA Signed four year, $3,603,212 rookie scale contract with Utah. Included team option for 2002/03.
1st November, 2001 NBA Utah declined 2002/03 team option.
26th September, 2002 NBA Re-signed by Utah to a guaranteed one year minimum salary contract.
29th September, 2003 NBA Signed an unguaranteed one year minimum salary contract with Portland.
22nd October, 2003 NBA Waived by Portland.
28th October, 2003 NBA Signed an unguaranteed one year minimum salary contract with Houston.
19th August, 2004 NBA Re-signed by Houston to a guaranteed two year minimum salary contract. Included player option for 2005/06.
15th June, 2005 NBA Declined 2005/06 player option.
8th September, 2005 NBA Signed a partially guaranteed two year, $3.3 million contract with New Jersey.
30th June, 2006 NBA Waived by New Jersey.
2nd October, 2006 NBA Signed an unguaranteed one year minimum salary contract with Houston.
13th February, 2007 NBA Traded by Houston to Memphis in exchange for Jake Tsakalidis.
4th April, 2007 NBA Waived by Memphis.
7th April, 2007 Spain Signed for the remainder of the season and through 2008 with Granada. Included team option for 2007/08.
1st July, 2007 Spain Granada declined 2007/08 team option.
When: Where:
1994 - 1999 Kentucky (NCAA)
August 1999 - June 2003 Utah Jazz (NBA)
September 2003 - October 2003 Portland Trail Blazers (NBA)
October 2003 - June 2005 Houston Rockets (NBA)
September 2005 - June 2006 New Jersey Nets (NBA)
October 2006 - February 2007 Houston Rockets (NBA)
February 2007 - April 2007 Memphis Grizzlies (NBA)
April 2007 - June 2007 CB Granada (Spain)
From blog:

   Where Are They Now, 2010; Part 49

- Scott Padgett

Scott Padgett's NBA career ended abruptly after a trade to the Memphis Grizzlies and a subsequent waiving. After, that, he signed in Spain for about two weeks with CB Granada, but this was back in April 2007. Nowadays, along with Tony Delk, Padgett is working with John Calipari at Kentucky as a "coach in training."

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   Where Are They Now, 2011: Bookkeeping The Retired Guys

Tony Delk and Scott Padgett - Delk and Padgett both returned to their alma mater, Kentucky, to become "coaches in training." Having seemingly finished their training, both have moved on. Delk stayed with the team but changed roles, becoming the assistant director of basketball operations. Meanwhile, Padgett left to take an assistant coach's gig at Manhattan. When Manhattan changed head coaches this month, hiring Steve Masiello, Padgett made the cut and will return for a second season.

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   Bookkeeping The Retired Guys, 2013 Edition

Scott Padgett - Now an assistant coach at Samford.

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