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Shawn Vanzant
PG - 6'0, 175lbs - 35 years old - 0 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired after 2017 season
  • Birthdate: 10/19/1988
  • Drafted (NBA): Undrafted, 2011
  • Pre-draft team: Butler
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
27th July, 2011FinlandSigned a one year contract with UU-Korihait Uusikaupunki.
30th January, 2012FinlandReleased by UU-Korihait Uusikaupunki.
1st February, 2012FinlandSigned for the remainder of the season with Kaarinan Ura.
9th February, 2012FinlandLeft Kaarinan Ura.
2nd November, 2012D-LeagueDrafted 62nd overall in the 2012 D-League Draft by Springfield Armor.
3rd January, 2013D-LeagueWaived by Springfield Armor due to injury.
18th March, 2013D-LeagueRe-acquired by Springfield Armor.
18th March, 2013D-LeagueWaived by Springfield Armor.
2nd May, 2013FBASigned a short term contract with Tampa Bay Rebels.
19th August, 2013NBL CanadaDrafted 9th overall in the 2013 NBL Canada Draft by The Island Storm.
8th October, 2013NBL CanadaSigned a one year contract with The Island Storm.
11th August, 2014NBL CanadaSigned another one year contract with The Island Storm.
3rd November, 2014NBL CanadaReleased by Island Storm.
4th November, 2014NBL CanadaSigned a one year contract with Moncton Miracles.
1st October, 2015Northern IrelandSigned a one year contract with Belfast Star.
18th November, 2015IrelandSigned for the remainder of the FIBA Europe Cup with Hibernia Basketball (a combined Irish team with whom Vanzant played in addition to the Belfast Star).
27th February, 2016NBL CanadaSigned a qualifying offer for the remainder of the season with Island Storm.
28th February, 2016NBL CanadaMatched by Moncton Miracles.
16th November, 2016NBL CanadaSigned a one year contract with Island Storm.
21st December, 2016NBL CanadaReleased by Island Storm.
Career Moves
2007 - 2011Butler (NCAA)
July 2011 - January 2012Korihait (Finland)
February 2012Karrinan (Finland)
November 2012 - March 2013Springfield Armor (D-League)
May 2013Tampa Bay Rebels (FBA)
August 2013 - November2014The Island Storm (NBL Canada)
November 2014 - June 2015Moncton Miracles (NBL Canada)
October 2015 - February 2016Belfast Star (Northern Ireland)
November 2015Hibernia Basketball (Ireland)
February 2016 - June 2016Moncton Miracles (NBL Canada)
November 2016 - December 2016Island Storm (NBL Canada)
Articles about Shawn Vanzant

March 17, 2011

[...] Put simply, Hayward's star power was not replaced. Veasley was replaced; athletic hustling defensive-minded senior guard Shawn Vanzant simply stepped into a bigger role, and while he's smaller than Veasley and has less defensive versatility, he can be disruptive. Jukes was easily replaced; 6'11 sophomore Andrew Smith has gone from not playing at all to being a starter and a key player, an interior finisher, good rebounder and decent passer, whose defensive philosophy of tanding still with his hands up and being whistled for fouls can sometimes be useful. But Hayward? Hayward was not replaced.

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