After 13 seasons, Peja Stojakovic retires from the NBA

Peja Stojakovic has retired.

Peja Stojakovic (Getty Images/Contributor Jesse D. Garrabrant)

Stojakovic retired Monday night after 13 seasons. He retires as an NBA champion, having been a member of the Dallas Mavericks 2010-11 championship team.

He is the owner of the fourth-most three-pointers in NBA history. He showed his three-point threat in the Western Conference semifinals against the Los Angeles Lakers, including making 6-for-6 in the series finale. However, he struggled to contribute in the Finals against the Miami Heat.

“Thank you everyone for all the love, I knew it was time and had such a great time. NBA is my love and it will be always,” Stojakovic wrote on his Twitter page.

He has been hampered by back and neck issues in recent years.

©2011 The Capital Sports Report. All rights reserved. Please honor copyright! Piracy hurts writers, devalues their works, and puts you and your employer at risk of lawsuits. All original materials contained on this website are protected by United States copyright law and by the Creative Commons License, and may not be re-produced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcasted without the prior written permission.

Creative Commons License
Anthony Caruso III by The Capital Sports Report is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States License. Based on work at

Facebook: @The Capital Sports Report

Twitter: @anthonycaruso3

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.