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Tayshaun Prince
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Small Forward
Personal information
Full name               Tayshaun Durell Prince
Born               February 28, 1980 (1980-02-28) (age 41) Compton, California
Nationality                 U.S. Flag.png American
Listed height            6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight           215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High school             highschool
                                  High school location
NBA Draft                 2002 / Round: 1 / Pick: 23 overall
Selected by the Detroit Pistons
Pro career               2002–2016 (14 years)
Career history
20022013                   Detroit Pistons
2013-2015                   Memphis Grizzlies
2015                             Boston Celtics
2015                             Detroit Pistons
2015–2016                   Minnesota Timberwolves
Career highlights and awards
  • NBA champion (2004)
  • 4× NBA All-Defensive Second Team (2005–2008)
  • SEC Player of the Year (2001)
  • Consensus second team All-American (2001)
  • California Mr. Basketball (1998)
  • Member of the Redeem Team profile profile (active)
profile (retired)

Tayshaun Durell Prince (born February 28, 1980) is an American professional basketball executive and former player. He was drafted by the Detroit Pistons in the 2002 NBA Draft and won an NBA championship with the team in 2004.

College career

Professional career

Detroit Pistons (2002–2013)

Prince was

Memphis Grizzlies (2013–2015)

On January 30, 2013, Prince and Austin Daye were traded to the Memphis Grizzlies in a three-team trade which sent Rudy Gay and Hamed Haddadi to the Toronto Raptors and José Calderón to the Pistons.

Boston Celtics (2015)

On January 12, 2015, Prince was traded to the Boston Celtics in a three-team deal involving the Grizzlies and the New Orleans Pelicans.

Detroit Pistons (2015)

On February 19, 2015, Prince was traded back to the Pistons in exchange for Luigi Datome and Jonas Jerebko.

Minnesota Timberwolves (2015–2016)

On August 20, 2015, Prince signed with the Minnesota Timberwolves.