It is official.
Ray Allen, via the Player’s Tribune has officially announced his retirement from the National Basketball Association after flirtations of a comeback with top title contenders, the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors. Allen last played in 2014, where he played with the Miami Heat.
Allen is a ten time NBA All Star who has two NBA Championships, with the Boston Celtics in 2008 and with Miami in 2013. He currently holds the all time NBA record for successful Three Pointers made. He also had successful runs with the Milwaukee Bucks and Seattle SuperSonics.
Allen will be eligible for the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2019 and is a strong contender to enter on the first ballot.