Luke Ridnour

Luke Ridnour ( born February 13, 1981 in Coeur d' Alene, Idaho ) is an American professional basketball player. Currently, he plays in the NBA on the position of the point guard for the Charlotte Bobcats.

After his time at the University of Oregon to Ridnour notified for the NBA Draft 2003. He was selected to 14 out of the Seattle SuperSonics. He could be quickly integrated into the team and played in his second season already all 82 season games from the start. This year, the SuperSonics to the playoffs and lost in reaching the second round against the San Antonio Spurs. Ridnour lost his place until the 2007/ 08 season. Before the season 2008/ 09 was sent to the Milwaukee Bucks in a transfer involving the Oklahoma City Thunder. In Milwaukee he remained for two years, where he participated in the second year for the first time in five years to the playoffs, where the Bucks failed in the first round 4-3 to the Atlanta Hawks. On July 21, 2010, he joined as a free agent with the Minnesota Timberwolves. He regularly plays from the beginning.

On July 11, 2013, he returned to the Milwaukee Bucks. The Bucks were one additional second-round draft pick of the Timberwolves and gave it Szymon Szewczyk from the Oklahoma City Thunder. Oklahoma had a compensatory amount on both the Bucks and the Timberwolves, who also received Kevin Martin. February 2014 transferred the Bucks him to the Charlotte Bobcats via trade.


Up to and including the 2013/14 season Luke Ridnour has already received over 42 million dollars in player salaries.