Jodie Meeks

Interview by Steve Drumwright on Team USA Basketball's website, NBA Champion Jodie Meeks announced his retirement from professional basketball.

Meeks was a player with the Toronto Raptors, Los Angeles Lakers, Milwaukee Bucks, Orlando Magic,

Jodie Meeks

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Washington Wizards, Philadelphia 76ers, and Detroit Pistons throughout his ten years playing in the NBA.

Jodie Meeks was a total superstar for The Kentucky Wildcats during the 2009 season, her senior year at the college.

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The sharpshooter averaged 23.7 points, with more than 40 percent shooting in the three-point distance.

Jodie Meeks

The Milwaukee Bucks then selected him as the 41st overall selection at the time of 2009's NBA Draft.

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Alongside the Bucks, In addition, he was a player with his team the Toronto Raptors, Los Angeles Lakers, Orlando Magic,

An interview was conducted with Steve Drumwright on Team USA Basketball's website (h/t Larry Brown Sports) , Meeks stated that this would be his last game as a basketball player.

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Meeks through Drumwright: "I'm young, but in basketball, I'm a little older," Meeks stated with a straight face.

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"I'm not a spring chicken anymore. However, that's okay. I'm still able to move. I feel as though I'm able to play.

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It's clear that I'm doing very well. For my professional life it's been a successful one, and it's going to be the cherry on the cake. ."