Allen finally makes retirement official
Ray Allen won championships in Boston and Miami, made one of the most memorable shots in NBA Finals history and has more 3-pointers than anyone who played in the league.
More than two years after his last game, he’s decided that was enough.
Allen announced his retirement Tuesday in a post on The Players’ Tribune website. Allen spent 18 seasons in the league with the Bucks, SuperSonics, Celtics and Heat, averaging 18.9 points and hitting 2,973 3-pointers in 1,300 career regular-season games.
Allen entertained thoughts about a comeback over the past two years and had opportunities from title-contending teams. Nothing ever lured him back, although the door always remained a tiny bit open — until now.
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