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Should the Atlanta Hawks pursue Shabazz Napier as he returns from Russia

The Atlanta Hawks have a free roster spot after standing pat at the trade deadline. They have missed out on some of the big names who have been bought out and waived due to having a poor start to the season. They are therefore not attractive to veterans who are looking to win a championship at the end of their careers.
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Report: Veteran NBA Guard Shabazz Napier Leaving Russian Team Amid Ukraine Conflict

Former NBA guard Shabazz Napier is leaving BC Zenit in Saint Petersburg as Russia invades Ukraine, according to a report from ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Napier has not played in the NBA since the 2019-20 season, when he spent time with Minnesota and Washington. The former UConn star has been with BC Zenit since last July, when he signed a one-year deal with the EuroLeague club.
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Veteran guard Shabazz Napier signs with Russia's Zenit

Longtime NBA guard Shabazz Napier has signed a one-year contract with BC Zenit Saint Petersburg, the Russian basketball club tweets. Napier, who turned 30 this month, did not play in the NBA this season. He saw action in a combined 56 games with the Timberwolves and Wizards in 2019-20. He averaged 10.3 PPG and 4.7 APG in 24.0 MPG in those contests, which included 32 starts. He also appeared in 56 games with the Nets the previous season, averaging 9.4 PPG and 2.6 APG in 17.6 MPG.
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Shabazz Napier Signs With Russia’s Zenit

Longtime NBA guard Shabazz Napier has signed a one-year contract with BC Zenit Saint Petersburg, the Russian basketball club tweets. Napier, who turned 30 this month, did not play in the NBA this season. He saw action in a combined 56 games with the Timberwolves and Wizards in 2019/20. He averaged 10.3 PPG and 4.7 APG in 24.0 MPG in those contests, which included 32 starts. He also appeared in 56 games with the Nets the previous season, averaging 9.4 PPG and 2.6 APG in 17.6 MPG.
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Shabazz Napier agrees to deal with Russia’s Zenit

Shabazz Napier has agreed to a one-year deal with BC Zenit Saint Petersburg, according to their Twitter account. In a EuroHoops.net post, coach Xavi Pascual praised the longtime NBA guard and offered... The post Shabazz Napier agrees to deal with Russia’s Zenit appeared first on FortyEightMinutes.
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Report: Rockets Wanted to Draft Shabazz Napier in 2014 to Lure LeBron James to HOU

It turns out the Miami Heat weren't the only team keeping a close eye on LeBron James' tweets during the 2014 NCAA men's basketball tournament. Per ESPN's Zach Lowe, the Houston Rockets "very briefly" considered drafting Shabazz Napier in 2014 to appeal to James during his free agency that summer.
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