Jun 30, 1999 - The Toronto Raptors selected Jonathan Bender in Round 1 with Pick 5 in the 1999 NBA Draft.
Aug 1, 1999 - The Indiana Pacers acquired the Draft Rights to Jonathan Bender from the Toronto Raptors.
Aug 5, 1999 - Jonathan Bender signed a multi-year contract with the Indiana Pacers.
Oct 5, 2001 - The Indiana Pacers exercised their Team Option on the contract of Jonathan Bender to extend his contract.
Oct 31, 2002 - Jonathan Bender signed a rookie scale extension with the Indiana Pacers.
Feb 4, 2006 - Jonathan Bender retired from professional basketball.
Jun 14, 2006 - The Indiana Pacers placed the contract of Jonathan Bender on waivers.
Jun 21, 2006 - Jonathan Bender, previously with the Indiana Pacers, became a free agent.
Dec 13, 2009 - Jonathan Bender signed a contract with the New York Knicks.
Jul 1, 2010 - Jonathan Bender, previously with the New York Knicks, became a free agent.
Jul 9, 2010 - The New York Knicks renounced their free agent exception rights to Jonathan Bender.