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Tayshaun Prince
Tayshaun Prince
Prince playing for the Pistons
No. 22, 21, 12
Position: Vice President of Basketball Affairs
League: NBA
Personal information
Full name: Tayshaun Durell Prince
Born: February 28, 1980 (1980-02-28) (age 44)
Compton, California
Nationality: Flag of the United States American
Physical stats
Listed height: 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight: 215 lbs (98 kg)
National Basketball Association career
Debut: 2002 for the Detroit Pistons
Final game: 2016 for the Minnesota Timberwolves
Career information
High school: Dominguez (Compton, California)
College: Kentucky (1998-2002)
NBA Draft: 2002 / Round: 1 / Pick: 23
Selected by the Detroit Pistons
Position: Small Forward
Playing career: 20022016 (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
Men's basketball
Representing the Flag of the United States United States
Olympic Games
Olympic Gold Medal Gold 2008 Beijing
FIBA Americas Championship
Olympic Gold Medal Gold 2007 Las Vegas 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 with the Detroit Pistons from 2002 to 2013, leading the team to its third championship in 2004.

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.