Adam Silver’s statement regarding Ray Allen

NEW YORK – NBA Commissioner Adam Silver released the following statement regarding Ray Allen’s retirement:

“Ray Allen was an extraordinary player for 18 NBA seasons and one of the best shooters in the history of our game.  Renowned for his incredible work ethic and dedication to his craft, Ray produced some of the most thrilling moments in league history while earning two NBA championships.  On behalf of the NBA family, I want to thank him for being a wonderful ambassador for the game.”