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Heat acquire Roxbury native Shabazz Napier

Boston Globe - 26 Jun 2014
LeBron James tweeted Thursday that Shabazz Napier was his favorite player in the NBA Draft. Now Napier is a member of James's former — but possibly future — team after the Heat acquired the draft rights to Napier from the Hornets. Charlotte picked ...
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Shabazz Napier looking good Friday

FantasyPros - 16 Dec 2017
Shabazz Napier looking good Friday. by Doug Brown | Trailblazers Correspondent | Fri, Dec 15th 11:55pm EST. Shabazz Napier had an excellent 20 minutes off the bench. He was 4-of-7 shooting for eight points and had three steals, three rebounds, and two ...
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Jeff Jacobs: Shabazz Napier Takes The NBA Stairs, Backs Kevin Ollie

Hartford Courant - 28 Nov 2017
Those are the forever bonds talking, and the guard out of Roxbury who would go on to become Final Four most outstanding player doesn't forget them. After the terrible loss to Arkansas on Sunday, many UConn fans are jumping ugly. Yet if you're looking ...
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Shabazz Napier's NBA Journey Helped by Kemba Walker, Chris Bosh

Blazer's Edge - 07 Dec 2017
A Trail Blazers offense bereft of scoring, creativity, and plays that make you say “wow” found a new spark with Shabazz Napier this season—a former University of Connecticut star who appeared to be on his last NBA legs. Napier is no slouch; he was a ...
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Shabazz Napier improving thief

FantasyPros - 04 Dec 2017
Shabazz Napier improving thief. by Doug Brown | Trailblazers Correspondent | Sun, Dec 3rd 12:20pm EST. Shabazz Napier is a point guard playing behind franchise player Damian Lillard, so he's only getting about 18 minutes a game, but over the last three ...
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Shootaround Notes: Quiet Free Throws And Memories Of Master P

Trailblazers.com - 15 Dec 2017
In that game, Damian Lillard posted game-highs in points (26), rebounds (11) and assists (seven) while Shabazz Napier went a perfect 5-of-5 from three on the way to posting 19 points against his former team. After getting their season off to a great ...
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Shabazz Napier is really blossoming in Portland

FanSided - 29 Nov 2017
The first three years of Shabazz Napier's NBA career weren't particularly noteworthy. After shooting up draft boards following a championship-winning senior year at UConn, Napier earned the praise of LeBron James, and his scoring and leadership made ...
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Pritchard pushes to improve

Herald and News - 17 Dec 2017
There was no promotion and no fans in attendance when Portland's Damian Lillard, Shabazz Napier and Jake Layman met up with ex-Blazers Steve Blake and Channing Frye at local high schools. E.J. Singler, Andrew Andrews and Kyle Wiltjer, former prep stars ...
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Terry Stotts Stuck in Rotation Hell as the Trail Blazers Languish

Blazer's Edge - 13 Dec 2017
Why are Pat C, Jake Layman and Meyers Leonard getting minutes over Shabazz Napier, Caleb Swanigan, and Ed Davis? Caleb was one of the most promising rookies in the league and played great early in the season. He fights for rebounds every possession ...
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Portland Tribune - 06 Dec 2017
For a young man whose biological father has not played a role in his life, Shabazz Napier has benefited from a number of males who have served as mentors along the way. It's a likely reason why the 26-year-old point guard with the Trail Blazers seems ...
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Podcast: Rip City Report, Episode 119

Trailblazers.com - 22 Nov 2017
In this, our 119th edition, we discuss the Trail Blazers' win over the Grizzlies, the revolving door at starting power forward, the sudden surge of strong play from Shabazz Napier, Portland's still inconsistent play, Meyers Leonard having a couple good ...
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Blazers bounce back with win against Kings

kgw.com - 20 Nov 2017
Portland's Jusuf Nurkic, bouncing back from a season-low four-point performance Friday, had 14 points and seven rebounds. Meyers Leonard, in his second game back after missing four weeks with a right ankle injury, hit three 3-pointers and had a season ...

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