Birth date 7 May 1978 (40 years)
Nationality United States United States
Team history
Miami Heat 1999 - present

The spot of Forward is occupied by Shawn Marion. He weighs 220 lbs and is 6 feet 7 inches tall. While he played in the NBA (National Basketball Association), he was given jersey no. 7 and 31. He played for the Phoenix Suns from the 1999-2000 season to the 2005-06 season. During the 2007-08 season, he divided his time between Phoenix Suns and Miami Heat. He was associated with Miami Heat in the 2008-09 season.

Marion finished his schooling from Clarksville High School in Clarksville, Tennessee. After passing out, he took admission in the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. During the 1999 NBA draft, he was selected by Phoenix Suns in the 1st round. He was the 9th pick and overall 9th pick. In the following seasons, he was a part of the playoffs – 1999-2000, 2000-01, 2002-03, 2004-05, 2005-06 and 2006-07. His free throw percentage was 0.811, field goal percentage was 0.463 and 3-point field goal percentage was 0.346 in the 2641 minutes he played. His statistics were 186 personal fouls, 89 assists, 1109 points and 706 rebounds.

Career Highlights

In the NBA, Marion participated in 693 games in which his share was of 26181 playing minutes. The number of field goals was 5067 and the number of field goal attempts was 10542 resulting in a field goal percentage of 0.481. He made 1962 3-point field goal attempts out of which there were 666 3-point field goals and the associated 3-point field goal percentage was 0.339. His free throw percentage was 0.820 as 1778 free throws were completed out of 2168 free throw attempts. He accumulated 12578 points, 1775 personal fouls, 6954 rebounds and 1405 assists.