Thaddeus Young F  #30

Current Team: Brooklyn Nets

Born: Jun 21, 1988 (26 years old)

Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-8 (203cm)     Weight: 230 (104kg)

Hand: Left



Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Brooklyn Nets)

Free Agent: ETO-2015; UFA-2016

Current Agent: Jim Tanner

Draft Entry: 2007 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 2007 Early Entrant

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 12, Philadelphia Sixers

Pre-Draft Team: Georgia Tech (Fr)

High School: Mitchell High School [Memphis, Tennessee]

Thaddeus Young News

Kevin Garnett Traded Back To Wolves For Thad Young
Kevin Garnett has agreed to waive his no-trade clause to return to the Wolves.

David Aldridge/

Wolves Interested In Trading For Kevin Garnett
The Wolves and Nets have discussed a trade involving Kevin Garnett returning to the franchise he began his career with for Thad Young.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Thaddeus Young Drawing Interest From Nets
The Nets would look to flip Kendrick Perkins for Thaddeus Young.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Cavaliers Acquire Kevin Love, Send Andrew Wiggins, Anthony Bennett To Timberwolves In Three-Team Deal
The Cavaliers have acquired forward Kevin Love in a three-team trade.

RealGM Staff Report

Wolves May Keep Anthony Bennett
The Wolves have reportedly been interested in flipping Anthony Bennett for Thaddeus Young from the 76ers.

Jerry Zgoda/Star Tribune

Cavs, Wolves Have 'Handshake' Deal In Place On Love, Wiggins Trade
The Cavaliers and Wolves have a "handshake" deal in place on a trade of Andrew Wiggins for Kevin Love.

Brian Windhorst/ESPN (via Michael Kaskey-Blomain)

Wolves Interested In Trading For Thaddeus Young To Replace Love
Thaddeus Young has two seasons remaining on his deal worth a combined $19.3 million, with the second season being a player option.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Thaddeus Young Believes He Holds Leverage In Possible Trade Request
Thaddeus Young admitted Thursday that he will look at all his options.

Bob Ford/Philadelphia Inquirer

Thaddeus Young Doesn't View Rest Of Season As Audition For Other Teams
Thaddeus Young could elevate his trade value by the end of the season.

Keith Pompey/The Philadelphia Inquirer

76ers Believed To Be Most Active Team In Trade Talks
The 76ers have held trade discussions with all 29 other NBA teams.

Keith Pompey/The Philadelphia Inquirer

Thaddeus Young, David Lee Named Players Of Week
Thaddeus Young helped the 76ers to a 3-0 week.

RealGM Staff Report

NBA Exec: Any Team In League Would Love To Have Thaddeus Young
Thaddeus Young has averaged 25.8 points per game over the past six games in which Philadelphia has a 4-2 record.

Bob Cooney/Philadelphia Daily News

Thaddeus Young Sorry To Have Been Involved In Brook Lopez's Broken Foot
Thaddeus Young and Brook Lopez have been friends since the 10th grade.

Keith Pompey/Philadelphia Inquirer

Report: Thaddeus Young Requests Trade From 76ers
Thaddeus Young was excited about the possibility of being traded to the Houston Rockets in a deal for Omer Asik before talks broke apart.

Jake Fischer/Liberty Ballers

Thaddeus Young Hopes To Stay With 76ers, Not Focused On Trade Possibility
Thaddeus Young understands the nature of his name being involved in trade speculation, most recently with the Rockets.

Christopher A. Vito/Delaware County Daily Times

Young: Michael Curry 'Perfect Man' To Coach 76ers
Thaddeus Young believes Michael Curry would be the best person to become the new coach of the 76ers.

Dei Lynam/Comcast SportsNet

Thaddeus Young Sidelined Three Weeks
If Thaddeus Young is back three weeks from Tuesday, he will have missed seven games for the Philadelphia 76ers.

Marc Narducci/Philadelphia Inquirer

76ers To Start Allen, Young To Begin Season
Entering training camp, Doug Collins had expected to start Andrew Bynum at center and Spencer Hawes at power forward.

John N. Mitchell/Philadelphia Inquirer

Collins To Bring Thaddeus Young Off Bench
Doug Collins expects to use Thaddeus Young in a reserve role next season.

John R. Finger/CSNPhilly

Thaddeus Young Agrees To $42M Contract With Sixers
Thaddeus Young has agreed to a five-year, $42 million contract with the Sixers.

Kate Fagan/Philadelphia Inquirer

Sixers Close To Deal With Thaddeus Young
Thaddeus Young is a restricted free agent.

Kate Fagan/Philadelphia Inquirer

Sixers Hope to Match Offers For Thaddeus Young, Avoid Bird Rights
The Sixers plan to allow the market to determine Thaddeus Young's value.

Philadelphia Inquirer

Thorn: Sixers Will Match 'Reasonable' Offers For Thaddeus Young
The Sixers are planning to match any "reasonable" offer they get for restricted free agent Thaddeus Young.

John Finger/

Thaddeus Young In Conversations With Multiple Teams From China
Thaddeus Young has received attention from teams in China, according to his agent Jim Tanner.

Jorge Sierra/HoopsHype

Sixers Will Retain Young, Hawes
The Sixers are expected to extend qualifying offers to Thaddeus Young and Spencer Hawes.

Kate Fagan/Philadelphia Inquirer

Avery Johnson Impressed With Thaddeus Young
A free agent this summer, Thaddeus Young is the type of versatile forward the Nets are missing.

New York Daily News

Thaddeus Young Thriving Under Collins' System
Thaddeus Young has played significantly better under Doug Collins than he did with Eddie Jordan.

Philly Burbs

Young Hopes For Extension With 76ers
Rod Thorn says the 76ers and Thaddeus Young are unlikely to reach an extension.

Philadelphia Intelligencer

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