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Ray Allen announces retirement from NBA after taking two years off to ponder his future

Ray Allen announces retirement from NBA after taking two years off to ponder his future

Two-time NBA champion Ray Allen announced his retirement Tuesday after playing 18 seasons, then taking the last two off to mull his future.

“I write this to you today as a 41-year-old man who is retiring from the game,” Allen wrote in a piece for the Players’ Tribune. “I write to you as a man who is completely at peace with himself.”

Allen has made more three-pointers (2,973) and three-point attempts (7,429) than anyone in NBA history.

He spent his first 11 seasons with Milwaukee and Seattle before joining the Boston Celtics in 2007. Along...

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