Brent Barry

Basketball Player

Brent Robert Barry is a former American professional basketball player. The 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m), 210 lb (95 kg; 15 st) shooting guard was selected out of Oregon State University by the Denver Nuggets with the 15th overall pick in the 1995 NBA Draft, but was traded shortly after to the Los Angeles Clippers.… Read More

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  • Bracket: Best Slam Dunk Contest Dunks Ever
    Huffington Post Sports - Feb 17, 2013
  • Watch: Highlights From Dunk Contest Competitors
    Huffington Post - Feb 08, 2013
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    WEEI Sports Radio - Jun 08, 2012
  • Eva Longoria Talks About Tony Parker Cheating And Their Subsequent Divorce
    The Inquisitor - May 13, 2012


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Brent Barry.


1971 Birth Born on December 31, 1971.


1990 18 Years Old Brent, the second youngest, played his high school basketball at athletic powerhouse De La Salle High School in Concord, California, and graduated in 1990. … Read More


1995 23 Years Old 1 More Event
Barry graduated from Oregon State with a Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology in 1995.
1996 24 Years Old He won the Slam Dunk Contest in the NBA All-Star Weekend in 1996 with a Julius Erving-inspired slam dunk in which he took off from the free throw line to sail in and dunk one-handed. … Read More
1998 26 Years Old Brent and Erin Barry were married in 1998, after being together from the time they were both in high school. … Read More
1999 27 Years Old Barry signed with the Bulls on January 25, 1999 and signed a 6-year $27 million contract. … Read More


2004 32 Years Old In the summer of 2004, Barry was signed as a free agent by the San Antonio Spurs, where he spent most of the season as a backup.
He was on the San Antonio Spurs championship teams in 2005 and 2007.
2007 35 Years Old In June 2007 he won his second NBA championship ring when the Spurs swept the Cleveland Cavaliers 4 -.
In January 2008, Barry tore his right calf muscle.
2009 37 Years Old On October 23, 2009, Brent Barry's career ended when he was cut by the Rockets at the end of training camp, leading Barry to later remark that "all the Barry's were buried in Houston".
2010 38 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2010 it was reported that Brent Barry had filed for divorce, citing "irreconcilable differences".


2013 41 Years Old In 2013, Barry began making regular appearances on NBA TV's The Starters in his own segment: The Bone Zone.
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