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Tyronn Lue - PG, 6'0, 175
Retired - Retired after 2009 season
       Date of birth: 05/03/1977
       Country: USA
     Drafted (NBA): 23rd pick, 1998
     Out of: Nebraska
  NBA Experience: 11 years
  Hand: Right

Date
League
Transaction
1998 NBA Draft NBA Drafted 23rd overall by Denver.
1998 NBA Draft NBA Draft rights traded along with Tony Battie to the L.A. Lakers in exchange for Nick Van Exel.
22nd January, 1999 NBA Signed four year rookie scale contract with L.A. Lakers. Included team option for 2001/02.
30th October, 2000 NBA L.A. Lakers declined 2001/02 team option.
18th July, 2001 NBA Signed a two year, $3.57 million contract with Washington.
18th July, 2003 NBA Signed a two year, $3.15 million contract with Orlando. Included player option for 2004/05.
28th June, 2004 NBA Exercised 2004/05 player option.
28th June, 2004 NBA Traded by Orlando, along with Tracy McGrady, Reece Gaines and Juwan Howard, to Houston in exchange for Steve Francis, Cuttino Mobley and Kelvin Cato.
23rd December, 2004 NBA Traded by Houston to Atlanta in exchange for Jon Barry.
30th August, 2005 NBA Re-signed by Atlanta to a three year, $10.5 million contract.
16th February, 2008 NBA Traded by Atlanta, along with Lorenzen Wright, Shelden Williams, Anthony Johnson and a 2008 second round pick (#42, Sean Singletary) to Sacramento in exchange for Mike Bibby.
29th February, 2008 NBA Waived by Sacramento.
4th March, 2008 NBA Signed a minimum salary contract for the remainder of the season with Dallas.
17th July, 2008 NBA Signed a one year, $2.25 million contract with Milwaukee.
5th February, 2009 NBA Traded by Milwaukee to Orlando in exchange for Keith Bogans and cash.
When: Where:
1995 - 1996 Nebraska (NCAA)
1996 - 1998 Iowa State (NCAA)
June 1998 - July 2001 L.A. Lakers (NBA)
July 2001 - July 2003 Washington Wizards (NBA)
July 2003 - June 2004 Orlando Magic (NBA)
June 2004 - December 2004 Houston Rockets (NBA)
December 2004 - February 2008 Atlanta Hawks (NBA)
February 2008 Sacramento Kings (NBA)
March 2008 - July 2008 Dallas Mavericks (NBA)
July 2008 - February 2009 Milwaukee Bucks (NBA)
February 2009 - July 2009 Orlando Magic (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

- Tyronn Lue - Lue retired last year aged only 32, and immediately went to work as an assistant for the Boston Celtics (who, until that time, had been a candidate to sign him as a player). He is now rethinking that career change while he still has time to rectify it, and can be considered back on the market.

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   Where Are They Now, 2010; Part 40
2010-04-07

- Tyronn Lue

Tyronn Lue did not play this season, after splitting last year between the Bucks and the Magic. He then retired somewhat unexpectedly aged only 32 to become an assistant coach for the Boston Celtics.



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

Tyronn Lue - Lue is an assistant coach with the Celtics. There were rumours of a comeback, but he stayed where he was.

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

Tyronn Lue - Still an assistant with the Celtics. His teetotal life is "awesome". Glad someone understands.

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