Andre Barrett

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Andre Barrett
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Point guard
Personal information
Born (1982-02-21) February 21, 1982 (age 32)
The Bronx, New York City
Nationality American
Listed height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Listed weight 172 lb (78 kg)
Career information
High school Rice (New York City, New York)
College Seton Hall (2000–2004)
NBA draft 2004 / Undrafted
Pro career 2004–present
Career history
2004–2005 Houston Rockets
2005 Orlando Magic
2005–2006 Florida Flame (D-League)
2006 Phoenix Suns
2006 Toronto Raptors
2006–2007 Chicago Bulls
2007–2008 Bakersfield Jam (D-League)
2008 Austin Toros (D-League)
2008 Los Angeles Clippers
2008–2009 Barcelona (Spain)
2010 Idaho Stampede (D-League)
2011–2012 Chorale Roanne Basket (France)
2013 Maine Red Claws (D-League)
2013 Sioux Falls Skyforce (D-League)
Career highlights and awards

Andre Rashawd Barrett (born February 21, 1982) is an American professional basketball point guard. Since 2004, he has played for numerous teams in both the NBA and its affiliate league, the D-League. He has also played in Europe.

Pro career[edit]

Barrett was undrafted following a college basketball career at Seton Hall University, and he began his professional career by signing prior to the start of the 2004–05 National Basketball Association season as a free agent with the New York Knicks. He played with the Knicks for three weeks before being waived during the pre-season.[1] He then signed with the Houston Rockets, and he later went on to play for the Orlando Magic.

On September 27, 2005, the Milwaukee Bucks signed Barrett to an undisclosed free agent contract.[2] He participated in eight preseason games with the team, however, he was waived prior to the start of the 2005–2006 season on October 27.[3] Starting on March 1, 2006, Barrett signed two consecutive 10-day contracts with the Phoenix Suns, but he was released from his second contract on March 14. The following day, Barrett signed two consecutive 10-day contracts with the Toronto Raptors, with whom he averaged 15.8 minutes per game. On July 13, 2006, he was waived.

In the 2006 NBA D-League Expansion Draft, held on September 25, 2006, the Bakersfield Jam selected the signing rights to Barrett with their first draft pick.[4] The previous season, he represented another team from the league, the Florida Flame.

On October 2, 2006, he was signed by the Chicago Bulls.[5] The following season, on October 22, the Bulls waived Barrett,[6] who then returned to the Jam for the 2007–08 season. On February 25, 2008, he was traded to the D-League club the Austin Toros in exchange for Justin Reed.

On March 1, 2008, he signed a 10-day contract with the NBA's Los Angeles Clippers.[7] When his contract expired, it was not renewed; they signed Smush Parker instead.[8]

On August 14, 2008, Barrett signed a 2-year contract with the Spanish ACB League club FC Barcelona.[9]

On February 5, 2010, Barrett was acquired by the Idaho Stampede of the NBA D-league.[10]

In July 2011 he signed with Chorale Roanne Basket in France.[11]

On January 4, 2013, Barrett joined the Maine Red Claws.[12] On February 25, 2013, he was traded to the Sioux Falls Skyforce.[13]

On October 10, 2013, Barrett signed with the Memphis Grizzlies.[14] However, he was waived on October 26.[15]

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