Found June 10, 2013 on Fox Sports Wisconsin:
ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- The son of a Hall of Fame shortstop, Shane Larkin probably should be turning double plays and hitting doubles like his old man. At 5-foot-11, 171 pounds, Larkin probably should be playing shortstop rather than point guard in the NBA. But he's heard all of the questions about his size. Larkin's out to show everyone he can make it as a small point guard, just like Chris Paul, Ty Lawson and Jameer Nelson. "Those are all guys that are small that are out there just killing," Larkin said. "There's no reason, if you can play basketball, you can play basketball. Those guys go out there and do it. They just have to be competitive and believe in themselves. That's just something I've always been able to do." Shane Larkin, who is the son of former Cincinnati Reds shortstop Barry Larkin, gave up baseball when he was 8 years old. A coach at his local YMCA tried to change everything about his swing, telling him whoever taught him to hit...
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