Jason Richardson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jason Richardson announces his retirement from the NBA

    The Score "After 13 years in the NBA, Atlanta Hawks shooting guard Jason Richardson is walking away from professional basketball. The 34-year-old Richardson announced his retirement Wednesday on Instagram: Caption: Today is a bitter sweet moment for me. I'm officially announcing my retirement from pro..." September 24

  • Hawks to sign Jason Richardson to non-guaranteed deal

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Jason Richardson, a 13-year NBA veteran will sign a non-guaranteed contract with the Hawks and come to training camp next month, according to a person familiar with the situation. He is expected to sign the contract Monday. Richardson, 34, played 34 games with the 76ers last season. He averaged..." August 16

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    Marc J. Spears @SpearsNBAYahoo

    Veteran shooting guard Jason Richardson has signed a non-guaranteed deal with the Atlanta Hawks.

  • Jason Richardson open to re-signing with 76ers

    Philly.com "Jason Richardson is open to re-signing with the 76ers this summer. The 34-year-old envisions himself in a similar role to the one he had this season. He would mentor his young teammates, be a positive influence and receive some playing time - maybe just not as the starting shooting guard. "I..." April 20

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    Tom Moore @tmoore76ers

    J-Rich scrimmaging with the starters. No healthy PGs, so Thompson and Sampson playing the 1. #Sixers

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    Tom Moore @tmoore76ers

    J-Rich: 'I want to play a game or two b4 AS break. Hopefully it happens. If not, it'll definitely be the 1st game after AS break (Feb 20).'

  • Jason Richardson joked his Sixer teammates must have had to Google him

    CSN Philly "Jason Richardson is something of the forgotten Sixer. He's 33 years old, injured, and likely doesn't fit in to any of the Sixers rebuilding plans. But for the time being he's still with the 76ers and adds a very unique perspective to the young bunch. J-Rich has been on his share of awful..." December 05

  • Jason Richardson Hopes To Return From Stress Fracture As Soon As December

    Real GM Basketball "Jason Richardson believes he will return as soon as December from a stress fracture in his right foot, which followed left knee surgery. Asked if he expects to play this season, Richardson said: “No doubt in my mind.” Richardson added he will “definitely be back before the all-star break or..." November 20

  • Jason Richardson may miss entire season with foot fracture

    Liberty Ballers "Jason Richardson's time in Philadelphia began as a footnote to the Andrew Bynum trade. His entire career might now be in jeopardy due to a stress fracture in his right foot. "He is busting his tail to get back in shape and play again," Brett Brown said after Sixers practice on Saturday...." October 28

  • Richardson Suffers Setback In Return From Knee Injury

    Liberty Ballers "Prior to the Saturday's game against the Utah Jazz, Philadelphia 76ers' guard Jason Richardson told Chris Vito of the Delaware County Daily Times that he's experiencing swelling in his surgically-repaired left knee. While there's no pain to speak of, the build-up of fluid on his joint is an area..." March 09

  • Jason Richardson Cleared To Shoot Light Jump Shots

    Liberty Ballers "Philadelphia 76ers' shooting guard Jason Richardson has been cleared to shoot light jump shots, but there's still no timetable for his return. You weren't with Jason Richardson when he was shooting in the gym yesterday, but no worries: He made sure to document the session on his Instagram..." February 04

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    Tom Moore @tmoore76ers

    #Sixers injured J-Rich says he hasn't started running yet, but hopes to by early January. #NBA

  • Sixers' Richardson slowly making strides in rehab

    CSN Philly "There were so many new faces in the gym at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine for Friday’s Sixers’ media day that it was a good thing the players had their names on the backs of their uniforms. Tony Wroten Darius Morris James Anderson Rodney Williams Vander Blue Tim Ohlbrecht..." September 28

  • Don’t be surprised if 76ers Jason Richardson misses entire season

    Pro Basketball Talk "Not that the Sixers were really counting on him this season — they have their plan to get good through being bad in place — but just be sure you don’t pick up Jason Richardson on your fantasy team to start the season. Richardson was out last February for the season after his knee injury was..." August 30

  • Injury Update: Jason Richardson

    NBA.com "Philadelphia 76ers guard Jason Richardson underwent successful surgery on his left knee this morning. The procedure was performed by Dr. Jonathan Glashow, the co-Chief of Sports Medicine at Mt. Sinai Medical Center in New York. Dr. Glashow repaired an articular cartilage lesion on the medial..." February 19

  • Richardson out 9-12 months after knee surgery

    CSN Philly "Jason Richardson won two NBA slam-dunk contests in 2002 and 2003. His between-the legs-dunk in 2003 three was one of the most explosive, athletic slams in the history of the contest. In the preseason when the Sixers entertained the Celtics, the then 31-year old Richardson showed he still had..." February 09

  • Jason Richardson Injury: Where That Leaves Sixers

    Liberty Ballers "There's probably some poetic words to be said about both guys the Sixers traded for in the big offseason move now out with serious knee injuries. But I don't have anything. The Sixers are really bad right now and more injuries don't make me feel so bad for them as they do for the actual hurt..." February 07

  • Richardson to miss rest of season

    CSN Philly "Sixers guard Jason Richardson will have surgery to repair torn cartilage in his left knee and will not play again this season, a league source confirmed. However, the Sixers announced that Richardson will seek a fourth opinion on his ailing knee as early as Thursday. The Sixers say there has..." February 07

  • Richardson will miss rest of Sixers season due to left knee injury

    Newark Star-Ledger "The injury bug is running wild through the Sixers locker room right now with no sign of stopping. A day after finding out that Thaddeus Young will miss up to three weeks with a hamstring strain, the Sixers will now be without Jason Richardson for the rest of the season according to a report..." February 06

  • Knee woes shelve Jason Richardson again

    Courier-Post "Sixers guard Jason Richardson missed his sixth consecutive game Friday with left knee synovitis. Richardson was examined and had his MRIs reviewed by Dr. Richard Steadman in Vail, Colo., Thursday. He was seeking a second opinion on the extent of his injury after fluid continued to build up in..." February 03

  • Jason Richardson to Meet with Knee Specialist

    Liberty Ballers "Philadelphia 76ers guard Jason Richardson did not play in last night's 92-84 win over the Washington Wizards, the fifth straight game he missed due to knee inflammation. While that itself isn't particularly newsworthy, the fact that he spent his Wednesday flying to Colorado is. CSN Philly's John..." January 31

  • Jason Richardson to see knee specialist

    CSN Philly "Veteran guard Jason Richardson will miss his fifth straight game on Wednesday night against the Washington Wizards, and from the sound of things, he likely will miss another game or two. Richardson will be departing for Vail, Colo. on Wednesday night to meet with renowned knee surgeon Dr...." January 31

  • Bynum, Richardson introduced at a packed Sixers press conference

    Courier-Post "On the afternoon of Aug. 10, Andrew Bynum was en route to Atlanta for a little offseason training. He boarded the plane a Los Angeles Laker. He walked off a Philadelphia 76er. "It kind of took me aback," Bynum said with a cheeky grin. The 7-foot, 24-year-old center who has two..." August 16

  • Dwight Howard four-way trade officially complete, Howard becomes Los Angeles Laker

    CBS Sports "Ken Berger of CBSSports.com confirms a Yahoo Sports report that the trade call to complete the four-way trade of Dwight Howard is complete. Dwight Howard is a Los Angeles Laker. The trade sends a complicated series of players between four teams. According to multiple reports: The Lakers..." August 10

  • Jason Richardson hopes to play again by Tuesday, but SVG not as optimistic

    Orlando Sentinel "Orlando Magic coach Stan Van Gundy thinks a left-ankle sprain will force starting shooting guard Jason Richardson to miss the next three games, but Richardson sounds more optimistic. For certain, though, Richardson will sit out today's game against the Indiana Pacers at Amway Center. J.J...." March 11

  • Richardson rolls back clock with 3-point barrage

    Orlando Sentinel "As if a poor start wasn't frustrating enough, Jason Richardson was reminded by the peanut gallery that he was over the hill, too. "You're washed up!" a Milwaukee Bucks fan yelled at Richardson in the first period from behind the Magic's bench on Saturday night. Richardson heard the cat-call,..." February 13

  • Magic get boost from J-Rich in win over Cavaliers

    Orlando Sentinel "Stan Van Gundy often says he doesn't care anything about acrobatic dunks, but even Van Gundy had to love what he saw from his starting shooting guard midway through the first quarter Friday night. Jason Richardson elevated into the air, caught an alley-oop pass from Chris Duhon and slammed home..." February 04

  • Magic searching for a shooting guard again

    Orlando Sentinel "When Orlando and the Phoenix Suns effectively swapped starting shooting guards Vince Carter and Jason Richardson this season in a blockbuster, the Magic knew J-Rich was a rental. The one thing Richardson and Carter had in common: They both can become free agents this summer. The Magic could..." May 03

  • Jason Richardson had stitches sewn in left foot Tuesday

    Orlando Sentinel "Jason Richardson played through considerable pain Tuesday night after stepping on glass at his home in Orlando in the afternoon. The accident caused him to have seven stitches sewn into the bottom of his foot before the Orlando Magic's 101-76 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday. When..." April 27

  • Magic give Jason Richardson a night off

    Orlando Sentinel "The Magic, a night after clinching home-court advantage in the first round of the playoffs, began postseason preparations in earnest Wednesday night by resting starting shooting guard Jason Richardson against the Charlotte Bobcats. Richardson has been bothered by tendinitis in his left knee for..." April 07