Jared Dudley thanked LeBron James, Anthony Davis and the Lakers when he announced his retirement
After 14 seasons with 8 different teams, Jared Dudley finally decided to retire Assistant coach work under Jason Kidd of the Dallas Mavericks.
The 36-year-old small forward posted a farewell message on Twitter, thanking LeBron James, Anthony Davis and the Los Angeles Lakers for helping him win his only ring in 2020.
“Man, this is great! 14 years of NBA career ended with winning the NBA championship at @Lakers! I just want to thank God for blessing me, and I want to personally thank @KingJames @AntDavis23 @JeanieBuss and the Lakers organization , Without Bron and AD, I would not join LAL or Wing 💍” Dudley tweeted.
“I have been preparing for this moment for a long time! From the in-depth conversations with Nash, Hill, Shaq, Bron, Booker, Beal, AD, Giannis, the list continues… I am very happy to join the staff of MAVS and JKidd! Perfect fit and harmony Opportunity… it’s time to start working,” he added.
When Dudley retired, he averaged 7.3 points, 3.2 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game in his career. His personal best year was in the 2011-2012 season with the Phoenix Suns, when he averaged 12.7 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.7 assists per game.
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