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Blake Stepp - PG, 6'4, 194
Retired - Retired in 2006
       Date of birth: 02/04/1982
       Country: USA
     Drafted (NBA): 58th pick, 2004
     Out of: Gonzaga
  NBA Experience: 0 years
  Hand: Right

2004 NBA Draft NBA Drafted 58th overall by Minnesota.
21st September, 2004 CBA Drafted 7th overall in the 2004 CBA College Draft by Idaho Stampede.
4th October, 2004 NBA Signed an unguaranteed one year minimum salary contract with Minnesota.
25th October, 2004 NBA Waived by Minnesota.
30th October, 2004 Serbia Signed for the remainder of the season with Partizan Belgrade.
23rd November, 2005 Spain Signed for the remainder of the season with Valencia.
12th March, 2006 Spain Released by Valencia.
When: Where:
2000 - 2004 Gonzaga (NCAA)
June 2004 - October 2004 Minnesota Timberwolves (NBA)
October 2004 - June 2005 Partizan Belgrade (Serbia)
July 2005 Cleveland Cavaliers (Summer League)
November 2005 - March 2006 Valencia (Spain)
From blog:

   Where Are They Now, 2010; Part 63

- Blake Stepp

Gonzaga legend Stepp last played in March 2006 for Valencia. After some injuries, that was it; his professional basketball career last all of two years. Stepp now plays poker full time, and The Hendon Mob's poker database says he had two cashes at last year's WSOP. But it also lists only 4 cashes of all time, so presumably he does better in the ring games.

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   Where Are They Now, 2011: Bookkeeping The Retired Guys

Blake Stepp - Blake Stepp had a couple of cashes at last summer's World Series Of Poker. He also appears to work (or have worked) for a State Farm Insurance branch in the Spokane area an an unspecified role.

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   Bookkeeping The Retired Guys, 2013 Edition

Blake Stepp - Left basketball behind many years ago, and now also seems to have left the poker behind too. Claims to now work in sales.

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