It means no one else on that team can wear that number - example: No one on the Chicago Bulls team can ever wear Michael Jordan's number 23.
no he did not come back to the NBA but he did retire
There is not a certain age that a person has to retire when they are in the NBA. They can play as long as they are not cut from the team.
Magic Johnson retired from the NBA in 1996.
45 depend on injury
After 15 years
While there is no specific age in which NBA players are told to retire, the average age in which they do retire is 36. Some players retire earlier due to injury, boredom, etc., while others retire later.
i believe it is when you have 15 seasons done
no that was a seriously lie he just wanted to retire
Wilt Chamberlain's last NBA season was in 1973 with the Los Angeles Lakers. He played in the NBA from 1958 to 1973.
until the league makes retire of old age
The NBA refs do have numbers on the shirts for identification purposes so that all the calls that they make can be documented.
Malone's final season in the NBA was the 2003-04 season with the LA Lakers. It was the only season of his 19 in the NBA that he did not play with the Jazz.
The shortest player in the NBA is Earyle Boykins and the second shortest is Nate Robinson. Now retire is Mugsey Bogus was the shortest NBA Player. He was 5'3".
what do the colors mean in the nba cares logo
Charles Barkley retired from the Houston Rockets in 2000.
none! but be sure to get something to fall back on once you retire
10 retired numbers 1,2,4,19,20,24,32,39,42 and 53
They haven't retired any numbers, Dallas doesn't retire numbers