Miami Heat News: Heat Sign Shawne Williams

The Miami Heat has added to its frontcourt Friday, signing journeyman forward Shawne Williams. Williams, who has played for five different teams over his six-year NBA career, has had a turbulent history that has seen him battle off-court issues and play overseas. The 28-year-old veteran has averaged 5.7 points per game over his career, but did not play during the 2009-10 and 2012...
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August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Heat add to roster by signing veteran forward Shawne Williams

The Miami Heat announced Friday they have signed six-year veteran Shawne Williams. The 6-foot-9 power forward was drafted 17th overall by the Indiana Pacers in the 2006 draft, and the Heat will be his sixth NBA team in seven seasons. He played 36 games last season for the Los Angeles Lakers, averaging 5.6 points, 4.6 rebounds in 20.9 minutes. He also appeared in 23 games with their...
Via Fox Sports Florida
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Shawne Williams Named D-League Player Of The Week

Shawne Williams has been named NBA Development League Performer of the Week for games played Monday, March 10 – Sunday, March 16. The award is the first for Williams, who becomes the third member of the Los Angeles D-Fender to be honored as Performer of the Week this season, joining Manny Harris and Terrence Williams. Williams (6-9, 225, Memphis) led the D-Fenders to a 3-0 week...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Harlan & Mike Fratello completely miss failed dunk

  Even the best announcers can contribute to the blooper reel every now and then. Last night on TNT, Kevin Harlan called this play a dunk by Shawne Williams.  To the naked eye, in real speed, it might look like a successful jam.  Williams gets up at the rim, the net swooshes, and play quickly moves the other way. But a closer look reveals that Williams indeed missed the...
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February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

D-Fenders Acquire Shawne Williams

The Los Angeles D-Fenders have acquired former Los Angeles Lakers forward Shawne Williams, by way of a successful waiver claim. Williams (6’9” / 230) was selected in the first round (17th selection) of the 2006 NBA Draft by the Indiana Pacers. Most recently, he spent 32 games (11 starts) with the Lakers this season, posting averages of 5.2 points and 4.5 rebounds in 20.2 minutes...
Via RealGM
January 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers forward Shawne Williams on Nets coach Jason Kidd’s drink spill: ‘F–k Jason’ (video)

One could have reasonably expected that once Brooklyn Nets head coach Jason Kidd not only admitted that he spilled his drink on purpose during the waning moments of last week’s 99-94 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers along with the NBA fining him $50,00 for his ill-conceived gambit that the story would be as good […]The post Lakers forward Shawne Williams on Nets coach Jason Kidd’s...
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December 04, 2013  |  Discuss

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