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Shane Lawal - PF, 6'9, 225
Signed in Italy - Signed with Virtus Bologna
       Date of birth: 10/08/1986
       Country: USA/Nigeria
     Drafted (NBA): Undrafted, 2009
     Out of: Wayne State
  NBA Experience: 0 years
  Hand: Left

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   2013 Summer League rosters, Orlando Summer Pro League - Orlando

Shane Lawal

In each of the last two seasons, Shane Lawal (real name Olaseni) has averaged more rebounds than points. Last season, for Verona in LegaDue, Lawal led the league in both rebounds (13.6 rpg) and blocks (1.8bpg), alongside 10.7 ppg and 1.9 spg in 31 minutes per game to boot. A late bloomer, the 26 year old Lawal is self-evidently rawer than a bag of spanners on one end. And he's never played anywhere near the NBA standard to prove he can regularly and effectively defend those bigger than him, either. Nevertheless, that rebound rate intrigues.

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Signed in Italy


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