Eddie Griffin (basketball)
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|Born||May 30, 1982
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
|Died||August 17, 2007 (aged 25)
Houston, Texas, U.S.
|High school||Roman Catholic (Philadelphia)|
|Listed height||6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)|
|Listed weight||240 lb (109 kg)|
|NBA Draft||2001 / 7th overall|
|Selected by the New Jersey Nets|
|Houston Rockets (2001–2003)
Minnesota Timberwolves (2004–2007)
|Career highlights and awards|
|2001–02 NBA All-Rookie Second Team|
|Wikinews has news related to this article: Former Timberwolf Eddie Griffin dies at 25|
Eddie Jamaal Griffin (May 30, 1982 – August 17, 2007) was an American professional basketball player. He last played for the NBA's Minnesota Timberwolves. Months later, he was killed in a car crash. He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
- "Timberwolves waive Griffin". SI.com. 2007-03-13. http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2007/basketball/nba/03/13/bc.bkn.timberwolves.griffin.ap/index.html?eref=si_nba. Retrieved 2007-03-14.
- Career statistics at Basketball-Reference.com
- NBA.com Profile - Eddie Griffin
- Eddie Griffin (basketball) at Find A Grave
|Big East basketball Rookie of the Year