Heat’s Battier makes extra effort, stays ready

Miami’s practice ends Tuesday for everybody but Shane Battier. He does what he always does, what he has since he played at Duke. Over and over he sprints, catches the ball and shoots, trying to simulate game conditions on the emptying AmericanAirlines Arena court. “That routine, I’ve been doing it forever,” Battier says when he finally finishes. “As long as I can remember...
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Shane Battier says ‘It would take an act of God’ for him to return next season

Miami Heat veteran Shane Battier has had a long successful NBA career where he made his keep as a solid defender and knock down three point shooter. At the age of 35, he is now in his 14th season. At the end of this season with the Heat, hopefully for him with a championship, Battier say he plans on retiring unless something out of the ordinary happens: Yes. Shane Battier is retiring...
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Shane Battier’s high school yearbook photo is hilarious (photo)

Fantastic. While I won’t go so far as to say that the Miami Heat’s Shane Battier “blossomed” following his high school years, this yearbook photo from 1997 certainly makes it clear that he didn’t get uglier as he aged. Even back then, Battier definitely looks like the kind of guy who would one day make [...]The post Shane Battier’s high school yearbook photo is hilarious...
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June 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Shane Battier eats at Denny's after title win

Denny’s. a championship tradition. #Grandslam — Shane Battier (@ShaneBattier) June 21, 2013 While his teammates were probably either still very drunk or very hungover, the consumate professional Shane Battier celebrated winning his second consecutive NBA Championship with the Miami Heat by enjoying a nice breakfast at Denny’s this morning. He’s...
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June 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Shane Battier could retire after 2013-14

When Miami Heat veteran Shane Battier is shooting lethal 3-pointers, the champs  look unstoppable. The unofficial spokesman for Bud Light told USA Today that after his 13th season in 2013-14 he may call it a day. Please click here to read this story. The post Shane Battier could retire after 2013-14 appeared first on Players View.
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June 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Shane Battier receives a free truckload of Bud Light

Miami Heat veteran Shane Battier is the latest member of the superstar team to be viewed as the perfect pitch man. The funny thing is that it took him all by surprise. Please click here to read this story/watch this video The post Miami Heat’s Shane Battier receives a free truckload of Bud Light appeared first on Players View.
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April 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Battier receives huge shipment of beer

Shane Battier has it pretty good these days. The Miami Heat forward doesn’t have much to do other than wreak havoc on defense, wait on the wings for wide open threes, and watch LeBron James be LeBron James. Oh, and drink Bud Light. During Miami’s 27-game winning streak, Battier revealed that he drinks a Bud Light before every game, and, considering the streak was the talk of...
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April 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Battier expects a female NBA player

Shane Battier, commenting upon Mark Cuban hinting that he would consider drafting Britney Griner, believes there will be a female NBA player "in our lifetime."

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April 04, 2013  |  1 Comment

Shane Battier dunks for first time in four years, says it’s for ‘suburban dads’ (Video)

Shane Battier has primarily been a jump-shooter throughout most of his career. His role with the Miami Heat has consisted of coming off the bench and trying to knock down a few big shots, which is something Battier was able to do last season en route to a championship. However, a dunker he is not. During a win over the Charlotte Bobcats on Monday night, Battier dunked in a regular...
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February 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Battier's karaoke event has 'Love Boat' promo

Last year on That NBA Lottery Pick, we featured video from Shane Battier's charity karaoke event called "South Beach Battioke".Well, this year's edition is coming soon and if the introduction video is anything to judge the actual event will be "Love Boat-tastic":For those of you wanting to attend the event, it will be held on January 21st at the...
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January 08, 2013  |  1 Comment

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