Tyson Chandler C  #6

Current Team: Dallas Mavericks

Born: Oct 2, 1982 (32 years old)

Birthplace: Hanford, California (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 7-1 (216cm)     Weight: 240 (109kg)

Hand: Right

Twitter: http://twitter.com/tysonchandler

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/tysonchandler

Website: http://www.tysonchandler.com/

Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Dallas Mavericks)

Free Agent: UFA-2015

Current Agent: Jeff Schwartz

Draft Entry: 2001 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 2001 Early Entrant

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 2, Los Angeles Clippers

Draft Rights Trade: LAC to CHI, Jun 27, 2001

Pre-Draft Team: Dominguez High School (California)

High School: Dominguez High School [Compton, California]

Tyson Chandler News

Phil Jackson Defends Chandler Trade On Twitter
Phil Jackson and Chris Sheridan engaged in a spirited discussion on Twitter about the early results of the Knicks' trade of Tyson Chandler to the Mavericks.

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Tyson Chandler Feels Sorry For Carmelo
Tyson Chandler feels sorry for his former teammate Carmelo Anthony.

Tim MacMahon/ESPN

Knicks, Mavs Agree To Chandler, Felton For Calderon, Dalembert, Larkin, Two 2nd Rounders
Tyson Chandler was with the Mavericks in 2011 when they won the NBA Finals.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Sources: Warriors Trading David Lee, Harrison Barnes For Tyson Chandler 'Won't Happen'
The Warriors would be willing to part with David Lee and Harrison Barnes for Tyson Chandler, according to a report.

Marcus Thompson/San Jose Mercury News

Mavericks Prefer Traditional Center Like Gortat, Chandler Over Bosh
The Mavericks don't consider Chris Bosh a good fit beside Dirk Nowitzki.

Tim MacMahon/ESPN

Mavs Could Be Interested In Trade For Tyson Chandler
The Mavericks may be interested in trading for Tyson Chandler if the Knicks make him available.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Anthony Bennett Receives Encouragement From Carter, Anthony, Chandler
Anthony Bennett has scored in double figures in two of the Cavaliers' past four games.

Jason Lloyd/Akron Beacon Journal

Team USA Announces 28-Man Initial Roster
Team USA announced their 28-man initial roster for 2014-2016.

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Report: Lakers Express Interest In Iman Shumpert, Tyson Chandler
The Lakers are reportedly weighing whether to propose a Pau-Gasol-for-Tyson-Chandler deal.

Chris Broussard/ESPN

Knicks Not Planning On Making Roster Move With Chandler Out
The Knicks have spoken to Jason Collins about joining the team, but they plan on re-signing Jeremy Tyler in December.

Marc Berman/New York Post

Tyson Chandler Out 4-6 Weeks With Fracture In Right Fibula
Tyson Chandler will not need surgery.

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Tyson Chandler Injuries Right Leg, Will Be Re-Evaluated Wednesday
Tyson Chandler will undergo further testing on Wednesday, when a diagnosis will be given.

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Mike Woodson Will Use Camp To Decide Knicks' Starters
Mike Woodson only guaranteed that Raymond Felton, Carmelo Anthony and Tyson Chandler will start for the Knicks.

Ian Cutler/Newsday

Chandler: Kidd Had 'Couple Of More Years In Him'
Tyson Chandler was not surprised that Jason Kidd retired recently to become head coach of the Nets.

Marc Berman/New York Post

Carmelo To Discuss Criticism From Chandler In Private
Carmelo Anthony intends to privately speak with Tyson Chandler about comments made by the latter about him being too selfish in Game 3.

Frank Isola/New York Daily News

Knicks Will Have Chandler, Martin For Playoffs
The Knicks could get Tyson Chandler, Kenyon Martin and even Rasheed Wallace back for the postseason.

Ian Begley/ESPN

Tyson Chandler Out One Week With Bulging Disc In Cervical Spine
Tyson Chandler has a small bulging disc in his cervical spine.

Frank Isola/New York Daily News

Chandler Mentored Davis At Olympics
Chandler taught Davis the finer points of post defense, among other facets.

Mike Vorkunov/The Star-Ledger

Tyson Chandler Has Bone Bruise In Knee, Listed As Day-To-Day
The Knicks are optimistic that Tyson Chandler will be ready for the regular season opener against the Nets, but will likely be conservative.

Al Iannazzone/Newsday

Tyson Chandler Sprains Right Knee
Tyson Chandler was on crutches after injuring his right knee.

Frank Isola/New York Daily News

Chandler Believes Rasheed Would Be 'Great Addition' To Knicks
Tyson Chandler thinks Rasheed Wallace can help the Knicks.

Ian Begley/ESPNNewYork

Knicks Hire Olajuwon To Work With Frontcourt Players
Hakeem Olajuwon will oversee workouts at the Knicks practice facility in Greenburgh, N.Y.

Chris Broussard/ESPN

Chandler, Anthony, Stoudemire Organize Pre-Training Camp
Tyson Chandler, Carmelo Anthony and Amare Stoudemire helped organize a pre-training camp.

Jared Zwerling/ESPNNewYork

Love First Met Chandler As 'Fat' Sixth Grader
Even though Kevin Love met several of his USA teammates in high school, he first met Tyson Chandler as a sixth grader.

Chris Palmer/ESPN

Chandler Calls Proposed Olympic Age Limit 'Ridiculous'
Tyson Chandler was the latest to speak out on David Stern’s under-23 Olympic proposal, calling it “ridiculous.”

Sean Deveney/Sporting News

Odom Withdraws Name From Olympic Team, Nine Players Guaranteed Spots
Lamar Odom withdrew his name from Olympic consideration, leaving Team USA with 15 finalists.

Chris Tomasson/FOXSportsFlorida

Wade Expects Chandler To Start At Center For Team USA
Tyson Chandler helped Team USA win the gold medal at the 2010 FIBA World Championships.


LeBron, Durant, Kobe, Dwight, Paul Comprise All-NBA First Team
LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Chris Paul, Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard have been named to the All-NBA First Team.

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LeBron, Ibaka, Howard, Paul, Allen Named To All-Defensive Team
LeBron James received 24 out of 29 first place votes.

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Chandler Picks Tony Allen As Top On-Ball Defender
Tyson Chandler anointed Tony Allen as the top on-ball defender in the NBA.


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