AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez
Veteran guard JJ Redick revealed his retirement from the NBA on Tuesday after 15 years in the league.
Redick made the statement on his Old Man and the Three podcast, checking out a ready declaration prior to speaking from the heart concerning his choice:
While he kept in mind there were several aspects that caused his retirement, Redick mainly pointed towards the requirement to ultimately go through surgical treatment to fix an Achilles injury.
Redick, 37, balanced 7.4 points on 39.7 percent shooting (371 percent from three-point variety) for the New Orleans Pelicans and Dallas Mavericks last season. The Pels dealt Redick to Dallas prior to the March 25 trade due date.
The previous Duke super star, who was the agreement nationwide college males’s gamer of the year in 2006, played in the NBA for 15 seasons for the Orlando Magic, Milwaukee Bucks, Los Angeles Clippers, Philadelphia 76 ers, Pelicans and Mavericks.
He balanced 12.8 points on 44.7 percent shooting (415 percent from three-point variety) for his profession. Redick likewise published a career-high 18.1 points per video game in 2018-19 for the 76 ers.
Redick was the No. 11 choice in the 2006 NBA draft by the Magic, and while he never ever won a champion or made an All-Star group, he did plenty to measure up to his draft status.
He was an extremely demanded function gamer throughout his profession due to his three-point shooting expertise, and it is no mishap that he appeared in 110 championship game and reached the postseason in 13 of his 15 seasons.
Redick noted he has a variety of interests and might enter various instructions now that his playing profession is over, however he has yet to choose what his next profession will be.
For now, he prepares to unwind and assess what was an extremely effective NBA playing profession prior to beginning the next chapter in his life.