Danny Ainge Autograph

Danny Ainge is a former professional basketball player and the current President of Basketball Operations for the Boston Celtics. Born on March 17, 1959, in Eugene, Oregon, Ainge grew up in a family of athletes and was naturally inclined towards sports. He was a multi-sport athlete in high school and excelled in baseball, basketball, and football. However, he ultimately chose to pursue basketball at the college level. More about Danny Ainge

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Current items with a signature of Danny Ainge

These are the most current items with a signature of Danny Ainge that were listed on eBay and on other online stores - click here for more items.

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thumbnail1994-95 Collector's Choice Silver Signature Danny Ainge #222 Phoenix Suns$1.49logo
thumbnail1994-95 Upper Deck Collector's Choice Silver Signature Danny Ainge #222$1.39logo
thumbnailDANNY AINGE 1989-90 FLEER BASKETBALL #133 SIGNED - SACREMENTO KINGS$19.99logo
thumbnailDANNY AINGE 1989-90 FLEER BASKETBALL #133 SIGNED - SACREMENTO KINGS$29.99logo
thumbnailDanny Ainge 1992-93 Fleer #177 BAS BGS Certified Autograph Phoenix Suns Auto$88.88logo
thumbnailDANNY AINGE 1992-93 TOPPS BASKETBALL #360 SIGNED - PHOENIX SUNS$29.99logo
thumbnailDANNY AINGE 1993-94 TOPPS BASKETBALL #186 SIGNED - PHOENIX SUNS$29.99logo
Ainge played college basketball for Brigham Young University (BYU) and had a successful career. He was named the Most Valuable Player of the Western Athletic Conference for the 1980-81 season and led his team to the Elite Eight of the NCAA tournament. After his college career, Ainge was selected 31st overall by the Boston Celtics in the 1981 NBA Draft. He played for the Celtics for eight seasons, contributing to their championship runs in 1984 and 1986. Ainge’s versatility as a player was his biggest asset, as he could play any guard position and was known for his tenacity and hustle on the court.

After his playing career, Ainge shifted to the coaching and administrative side of basketball. He coached the Phoenix Suns for four seasons and the Brigham Young men’s basketball team for three seasons. In 2003, he was hired by the Boston Celtics as the Executive Director of Basketball Operations and eventually became the General Manager. Under his leadership, the Celtics won the NBA championship in 2008 and made several other deep playoff runs. Ainge’s contributions to the Celtics’ success have earned him recognition in the basketball community and he is regarded as one of the best executives in the sport. Read even more about Danny Ainge at Wikipedia

Traded items with a signature of Danny Ainge

In total, we tracked 399 items since 01/01/2008. The chart below shows the trade volume over time.

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The most expensive item with a signature of Danny Ainge (2004 05 Premium Parquet Performers DANNY AINGE AUTOGRAPH AUTO GAME FLOOR CELTICS) was sold in November 2022 for $899.99 while the cheapest item (#125 '82 TOPPS DANNY AINGE BLUE JAYS SIGNATURE FACSIMILIE RC! NM-MT MUST SEE! $$) found a new owner for $0.30 in December 2020. The month with the most items sold (9) was March 2024 with an average selling price of $19.99 for an autographed item of Danny Ainge. Sold items reached their highest average selling price in January 2022 with $204.99 and the month that saw the lowest prices with $0.99 was May 2008. In average, an autographed item from Danny Ainge is worth $9.99.

Most recently, these items with a signature of Danny Ainge were sold on eBay - click here for more items.

Picture Item Title Price Store
thumbnail1984-85 1985 Star Danny Ainge #2 Signed Auto Autograph Boston Celtics PSA DNA RC$9.00logo
thumbnail1984-85 1985 Star Danny Ainge #2 Signed Auto Autograph Boston Celtics PSA DNA RC$449.99logo
thumbnail1992 NBA Hoops Danny Ainge Signature on Card #171 Portland Trailblazers$11.99logo
thumbnailDanny Ainge #2 Art Card Limited 35/50 Edward Vela Signed (Boston Celtics)$5.99logo
thumbnailDANNY AINGE 1989-90 HOOPS NBA SIGNED CARD #215 KINGS CELTICS BYU SET BREAK$2.50logo
thumbnailDANNY AINGE 1993-94 UPPER DECK ON CARD AUTOGRAPH #79 SUNS$3.99logo
thumbnailDanny Ainge 2001 Fleer Greats of The Game Signature Card$35.00logo
thumbnailDanny Ainge 2001 Fleer Greats of The Game Signature Card$59.99logo
thumbnailDanny Ainge Signed 1990/91 Hoops #427 BAS/BGS AUTHENTIC AUTOGRAPH$39.99logo
thumbnailDanny Ainge Signed Floorboard Boston Celtics The NBA Finals Logo JSA Cert$36.00logo

Latest News about Danny Ainge

Larry Bird was a teammate like no other according to Celtics alum Danny Ainge (08/27/23): Ainge made an appearance on the Players Tribune "Knuckleheads" podcast and spent a fair amount of time waxing nostalgic about his time playing with Bird. Go to news article

Danny Ainge was a onetime Los Angeles Lakers fan: Surprises about the former Cel (08/24/23): Despite growing up a Lakers fan, Ainge joined the Celtics as a player in the early 1980s. Go to news article

When it comes to NBA rookies, nobody knows what to expect (07/23/23): At the NBA combine in May, I had a conversation with Utah Jazz CEO Danny Ainge, discussing various young prospects. To be fair, when a team drafts a player, they almost know that player better than the player knows himself. Go to news article

Opinion: The Jazz don’t need to make a big free agent splash. They need to play (06/30/23): Given the lackluster quality of this year’s NBA free agent crop, standing pat might be the way to go for Jazz CEO Danny Ainge and GM Justin Zanik this offseason. Read more. Go to news article

Jazz come away from draft night feeling like everything went according to plan (06/23/23): Utah Jazz CEO Danny Ainge called draft night “peaceful” while Jazz GM Justin Zanik was thrilled about how “the draft board fell.” Read more here. Go to news article

Older News Stories about Danny Ainge

Jazz rebuild should take more concrete shape after Thursday’s NBA draft (06/2023): Who the Jazz draft or what they do with their picks will provide a hint as to where they are in the rebuild process. Danny Ainge and Co. are in midst of vital week. Read more. Go to news article

What we learned about the Jazz in Chicago — and what to expect moving forward (05/2023): Jazz brass, including Danny Ainge and Justin Zanik, spent the week in the Windy City observing and interviewing prospective draftees. Here’s what comes next. Go to news article

‘Possibilities are endless’ for Jazz brass as ‘fun’ offseason approaches (04/2023): Utah Jazz CEO Danny Ainge and general manager Justin Zanik lare ooking forward to an offseason full decisions and opportunities. Unlike like last season, opportunities exist. Go to news article

Danny Ainge confident in Joe Mazzulla as coach; admits he still roots for Celtic (03/2023): "Joe’s going to learn from his mistakes, just like Will Hardy learns from his mistakes quickly," suggested Ainge. Go to news article

Hawks reportedly find teams hesitant to take on future years of Collins contract (01/2023): Utah's Danny Ainge is pushing a hard deal that includes him getting more draft picks? Shocking. Go to news article

Danny Ainge gives candid take on Jazz's surprisingly hot start (11/2022): Some have suggested Utah Jazz CEO Danny Ainge might be displeased with the team's stunningly hot start to the campaign. The ex-Celtics president shunned that notion with a strong statement. Go to news article

Celtics owner says he blocked Jazz, former Boston exec Danny Ainge from 'stealin (10/2022): Ainge and the Jazz did hire ex-Celtics assistant Will Hardy to be their new head coach Go to news article

Ainge: Jazz players 'didn't believe in each other' (09/2022): When Danny Ainge joined the Utah Jazz in December to oversee the team's basketball operations he saw "a group of players that really didn't believe in each other," he told reporters Monday. Go to news article

Lakers interested in Cam Reddish (08/2022): Jazz president Danny Ainge likes Barrett but he has prioritized gaining four unprotected first-round picks for Mitchell, a three-time All-Star. That may not be possible unless a third team such as the Lakers could be added to revive talks. According ... Go to news article

Hardy, 34, excited to help get Jazz back on track (07/2022): The Jazz introduced new head coach Will Hardy on Tuesday, with CEO Danny Ainge calling the 34-year-old "very mature, very prepared." Go to news article

Celtics Lab 125.5: What can we expect from a Utah Jazz retool led by Danny Ainge (06/2022): The two Celtics alumni are now helming a Jazz retool out west with Hardy's hire as head coach on Tuesday. Go to news article

Celtics co-governor Wyc Grousbeck shares how he had to throw Danny Ainge out of (05/2022): It's not as bad as it sounds, we promise. Go to news article

NFL exec: Eagles' Howie Roseman is like ex-Celtics GM Danny Ainge (04/2022): Howie Roseman has his shortcomings as the Eagles' general manager, but he's had some recent successes that have established quite a reputation around the NFL. By Adam Hermann

Danny Ainge addresses speculation about Celtics exit, role with Jazz (12/2021): Former Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge responded to some speculation that he was pushed out of his role with Boston.

Danny Ainge was a roster-building pioneer for the Celtics, but the rest of the N (06/2021): Ainge grew too patient on the trade market in his final years with the Celtics Go to news article

Ainge hopes 'jolt' revitalizes discouraged Celtics (03/2021): Boston Celtics GM Danny Ainge senses a "feeling of discouragement and frustration" amid his team's struggles so far this season. Go to news article

Ainge backs Celtics stars despite 'major funk' (02/2021): Danny Ainge says the Celtics are in a "major funk" after their third straight loss. Although he isn't blaming young stars Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown for all of Boston's struggles, Ainge also said "it's on them" to help the Celtics turn things around. Go to news article

Celtics president Danny Ainge says he's 'confident' team will work out an extens (10/2020): Tatum is eligible for a max extension which could be worth up to $158 million Go to news article

Celtics sign coach Stevens to contract extension (08/2020): Brad Stevens, 43, has been with the Celtics for seven seasons since president of basketball operations Danny Ainge shocked the basketball world and hired him away from Butler in July 2013. Go to news article

Celtics use celebrity guests to stay connected (04/2020): As the Celtics try to stay motivated and connected during the NBA shutdown, Danny Ainge said they have had calls with celebrity speakers such as Mark Wahlberg and LL Cool J. Go to news article

Danny Ainge is still working out of Boston Celtics facility; 'I don't feel reall (03/2020): The Celtics' GM claims to be the only person working out of the team's offices Go to news article

NBA trade deadline 2020: Danny Ainge explains why the Celtics stood pat (02/2020): Boston's president of basketball operations said the front office unanimously agreed not to make a deal Go to news article

Danny Ainge doesn't blame Kyrie Irving for Celtics' struggles last season, says (11/2019): Ainge said that he should have 'cleaned out the roster' to make life easier for Brad Stevens Go to news article

Danny Ainge aptly explains why Marcus Smart is Celtics' 'heart and soul' (10/2019): Marcus Smart isn't the Celtics' most talented player, but president of basketball operations Danny Ainge knows what he means to the team.

Brad Stevens Wouldn’t Receive Danny Ainge’s Vote For Coach Of The Year (03/2015): Brad Stevens has been at the forefront of an unexpected basketball resurgence in Boston, leading... Go to news article

Danny Ainge Opposed To Legalized Sports Betting (02/2015): NBA commissioner Adam Silver is a proponent of legalized sports betting. Celtics president Danny Ainge is not. Go to news article

Danny Ainge plans to stay through rebuilding of Celtics (01/2015): SALT LAKE CITY — Danny Ainge is prepared to see the Celtics’ rebuilding process through. While in better days for the club he pondered how long he wanted to remain in charge, Ainge insists now he is committed to a job he is enjoying. Go to news article

Grande: No Such Thing As ‘Untouchable’ Players In Danny Ainge’s World (12/2014): Is anyone on the Celtics current roster untouchable? Sean Grande says that world does not exist in Danny Ainge's world. Go to news article

Report: Danny Ainge telling other teams he won’t trade Rajon Rondo (11/2014): How long will Celtics general manager keep that stance? Go to news article

Danny Ainge: Celtics Need To Earn Boston Fans’ Respect This Season (10/2014): Boston loves its winners, so it’s no surprise that the Celtics enter this season a... Go to news article

Danny Ainge speaks about career, Mormon faith (09/2014): The opportunity to hear Boston Celtics president and general manager Danny Ainge talk about his road to the NBA was enough to...

Danny Ainge Joins Twitter, Takes Part in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge (08/2014): Danny Ainge made his first official tweet yesterday, posting a video showing him taking part in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

Red Sox trade Jake Peavy; Celtics GM Danny Ainge still looking for 'something bi (07/2014): Congratulations! Your weather is set to . You can change the location at any time. Don't have an account? Go to news article

Danny Ainge: Celtics Would Have Drafted Joel Embiid With No. 6 Pick (06/2014): There were mixed messages coming out of Boston Celtics camp in the run-up to Thursday’s... Go to news article

Danny Ainge Not Opposed To Trading For Player In Last Year Of Contract (05/2014): The quick turnaround many Boston Celtics fans hope for this offseason would not come without... Go to news article

Danny Ainge: Boston Celtics' future no sure thing (04/2014): Now that the Celtics' season has ended with their third-worst record in their 68-year history and without a playoff berth for the first time in seven years, their fans begin wondering how long will it take before the Celtics contend for another championship.

Danny Ainge would 'absolutely' consider Brian Scalabrine for role with Boston Ce (03/2014): Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Go to news article

Danny Ainge On Rajon Rondo: Leaders Make Mistakes (02/2014): BOSTON — The long-awaited meeting between Rajon Rondo and Danny Ainge took place via phone...

Boston Celtics trade rumors 2014: Danny Ainge looking to move Gerald Wallace, Je (01/2014): Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Go to news article

Danny Ainge of Boston Celtics supports plan to abolish current NBA Draft lottery (12/2013): Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines...

Danny Ainge bashes 'damaging' and 'garbage' Boston Celtics trade rumors, lashes (11/2013): Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines...

Danny Ainge of Boston Celtics denies being anonymous NBA GM who admitted tanking (10/2013): Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines...

Danny Ainge, Chris Herren will be part of CSNNE’s Celtics coverage; Donny Marsha (09/2013): Greg Dickerson, Donny Marshall, and Gary Tanguay won’t be part of the network’s Celtics coverage this season, while president of basketball operations Danny Ainge and Chris Herren are slated to fill in as color analysts on at least a couple of occasions.        

Danny Ainge discusses thought process behind Boston Celtics trading Paul Pierce (07/2013): Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines...

Danny Ainge addresses Doc Rivers's departure (06/2013): Celtics general manager Danny Ainge officially announced the departure of his coach of nine years Tuesday, reflecting on the tenure of Doc Rivers and answering questions about the future of the franchise.        

Boston Celtics rumors 2013: Though Danny Ainge expects Doc Rivers back on sideli (05/2013): Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Go to news article

Danny Ainge explains why Kevin Garnett left Boston Celtics locker room with walk (04/2013): Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Go to news article

Pat Riley rips Danny Ainge on LeBron ref flap (03/2013): Boston, Miami NBA execs in nasty war of words after Miami star rips officiating

Celtics’ Danny Ainge is keeping his options open (02/2013): SALT LAKE CITY -- The Celtics acquired one player at the trade deadline, another via a 10-day contact, and soon will sign yet another to a 10-day contract.

Danny Ainge: 'We are open and listening' (01/2013): Your article has been sent. Your article has been sent. Celtics president of basketball operations went on WEEI's Big Show Thursday afternoon and said his team was not close to making a trade but that he'd been open to discussing any deal that would make the Celtics better.

Boston Celtics trade rumors 2012: Anderson Varejao of Cleveland Cavaliers strong (12/2012): Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Go to news article

Danny Ainge said he’s confident that Rajon Rondo will learn from his latest susp (11/2012): Your article has been sent. The two-game suspension for Rajon Rondo likely won’t change the demeanor of the All-Star point guard, and the Celtics have no issue with that.

NBA.com GM survey: Rival general managers think Danny Ainge, Boston Celtics had (10/2012): Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Go to news article

Danny Ainge: Boston Celtics likely done adding players, want young guys to fight (09/2012): Despite recent speculation that the Boston Celtics would search for a veteran backup point guard to replace the retired Keyon Dooling, Danny Ainge said Tuesday he's content with the current roster and doesn't plan to make any more offseason moves. Go to news article

Jeff Green signs with Boston Celtics: A risk Danny Ainge felt he should take (08/2012): Put on sunglasses at midnight, walk outside and try to describe a person standing 500 yards away from you.

Is Daryl Morey following the Danny Ainge playbook? (07/2012): For the past few years, the Rockets have been stuck in a rut of mediocrity — not terrible, fighting for a bottom playoff seed and either way ending up with a pick in the middle of the first round somewhere. Not a bad team, not a contender, just a team riding along in the middle.…