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Steve Smith - SG/SF, 6'8, 221
Retired - Retired in September 2005
       Date of birth: 03/21/1969
       Country: USA
     Drafted (NBA): 5th pick, 1991
     Out of: Michigan State
  NBA Experience: 14 years
  Hand: Right

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   Creative Financing in the NBA, 2010
2010-08-12

After the Jones buyout came their renouncements. With the team option on Mario Chalmers exercised, the team promptly renounced everyone other than Dwyane Wade [sic] and Joel Anthony. This meant that 10 free agents from the previous season were renounced; Jermaine O'Neal, Quentin Richardson, Udonis Haslem, Dorell Wright, Yakhouba Diawara, Rafer Alston, Carlos Arroyo, Jamaal Magloire, Shavlik Randolph and Kenny Hasbrouck. Some free agents from previous seasons were also still clogging up cap space; namely, Alonzo Mourning, Steve Smith, John Wallace, Wang Zhi Zhi, Gary Payton, Bimbo Coles, Christian Laettner, and Shandon Anderson. In total, before these renouncements took place, Miami's free agent cap holds amounted to a total of $88,184,132, $24,166,800 alone was for Jermaine O'Neal.

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   Where Are They Now, 2010; Part 61
2010-04-25

- Steve Smith

Smith last played in the 2004-05 season, where he started with the Bobcats before being traded to Miami in exchange for Malik Allen. I had forgotten that trade ever happened. Smith retired after that season aged 36, and became the Hawks' colour announcer. He has since moved to become an NBA TV analyst.

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

Steve Smith - Smith works for NBA TV, usually alongside Rick Kamla.

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

Steve Smith - Has a large real estate portfolio, and works as an analyst for NBA TV.

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