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Gary Payton

Basketball Player
Male
Born Jul 23, 1968
Age 47
Hometown Oakland, California
Net Worth $130 Million
Height 6' 4'' (1.9m)
Weight 83916.0 lb (38064...

Gary Dwayne Payton, also known as The Glove, is an American former professional basketball point guard. He is best known for his 13-year tenure with the Seattle SuperSonics, and holds Seattle franchise records in points, assists, and steals. He has also played with the Milwaukee Bucks, Los Angeles Lakers, Boston Celtics and Miami Heat, the last with whom he won an NBA Championship.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1968 Birth Born on July 18, 1968.

TWENTIES

During his senior year, Payton was featured on the March 5, 1990 cover of Sports Illustrated magazine as the nation's best college basketball player.
1994 25 Years Old He earned his first of 9 consecutive All-NBA team selections when he was chosen to the All-NBA Third team in 1994. … Read More
He was elected into OSU's Sports Hall of Fame in 1996.
1997 28 Years Old 1 More Event
He has been selected to the NBA All-Star Team nine times and was voted as a starter in 1997 and 1998.

THIRTIES

2002 33 Years Old In the middle of the 2002–03 season at the trade deadline, Payton was traded to the Milwaukee Bucks along with Desmond Mason in exchange for Ray Allen, Kevin Ollie, and Ronald Murray. … Read More
2003 34 Years Old As an unrestricted free agent prior to the 2003–04 season, Payton, along with Karl Malone, signed with the Los Angeles Lakers to make a run at their first NBA Championship. … Read More
2004 35 Years Old 1 More Event
Prior to the 2004–05 season, the Lakers traded Payton and Rick Fox to the Boston Celtics for center Chris Mihm, small forward Jumaine Jones and point guard Chucky Atkins.
2005 36 Years Old 1 More Event
On February 24, 2005 Payton was traded to the Atlanta Hawks in a deal that brought former Celtic Antoine Walker back to Boston. … Read More
On September 6, 2006, the 38-year-old Payton re-signed with the defending champion Miami Heat on a one-year, $1.2 million contract.
2008 39 Years Old During the 2008–09 season, Payton served as a studio analyst for NBA TV and as an occasional substitute analyst on The NBA on TNT.

FORTIES

2009 40 Years Old He was replaced with Kevin McHale for the 2009–10 season.
2010 41 Years Old In August 2010, he played in the NBA Asia Challenge 2010 at Araneta Coliseum in Manila, an exhibition game which pitted NBA legends and NBA Development League players against Philippine Basketball Association stars and legends.
2013 44 Years Old 1 More Event
…  He was inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame on September 8, 2013. … Read More
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