Trent Plaisted

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Trent Plaisted
Trent Plaisted.jpg
Plaisted with KK Zadar
Free agent
Position Power forward / Center
Personal information
Born (1986-10-01) October 1, 1986 (age 31)
Manteca, California
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
Listed weight 245 lb (111 kg)
Career information
High school Tom C. Clark (San Antonio, Texas)
College BYU (2004–2008)
NBA draft 2008 / Round: 2 / Pick: 46th overall
Selected by the Seattle SuperSonics
Playing career 2008–present
Career history
2008–2009 Angelico Biella
2009–2010 Zadar
2010–2011 Cedevita
2011 Žalgiris Kaunas
2011–2012 Cherkaski Mavpy
2012 Aliağa Petkim
2012–2013 Limoges CSP
2013–2014 ratiopharm Ulm
2014–2015 Limoges CSP
2015 Club La Unión
2016 Neptūnas Klaipėda
2016–2017 Phoenix Hagen
2017 Alvark Tokyo
Career highlights and awards

Trent Michael Plaisted (born October 1, 1986) is an American professional basketball player.


He averaged 15.6 points and 7.7 rebounds per game in the 2007–2008 season, his junior year at Brigham Young University.[1] He entered the NBA Draft and was drafted 46th overall in 2008 by the Seattle SuperSonics, who traded his draft rights, along with the draft rights of Walter Sharpe, to the Detroit Pistons in exchange for the draft rights to D. J. White.[2]

In the summer of 2008, Plaisted signed a one-year contract with the Italian team Angelico Biella. He played in two games in December before suffering a season-ending injury. In August 2009, he signed a one-yer deal with KK Zadar, a club from Croatia.[3] He played for the Philadelphia 76ers in the Orlando Pro Summer League in 2010,[4] and later for the Chicago Bulls in the NBA Summer League.[5] In October 2010, he signed a one-year deal with Cedevita Zagreb.[6]

On February 3, 2011 he signed with Žalgiris Kaunas until the end of the season.[7] In June 2011, he left Žalgiris Kaunas.[8] In November 2011, he moved to Ukraine and signed with Cherkaski Mavpy.[9]

In January 2012, he signed with the Turkish team Aliağa Petkim for the remainder of the season.[10] In December 2012, he moved to France and signed with Limoges CSP for the rest of the season.[11]

In July 2013, Plaisted signed a one-year contract with the German club Ratiopharm Ulm.[12][13] In September 2014, he signed a one-year deal with Limoges CSP, returning for a second stint.[14]

On December 30, 2015, Plaisted signed with Neptūnas Klaipėda for the rest of the 2015–16 season.[15]

On July 28, 2016, Plaisted signed with German club Phoenix Hagen.[16] On February 16, 2017, he moved to Alvark Tokyo of the Japanese B.League.[17]


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