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Joseph Casey Shaw (born July 20, 1975) is an American former basketball player and current assistant coach for Vanderbilt University. Shaw played the center position. After a collegiate career at the University of Toledo, he was drafted 37th overall by the Philadelphia 76ers in the 1998 NBA draft.

Casey Shaw
Vanderbilt Commodores
Position Assistant coach
League Southeastern Conference
Personal information
Born (1975-07-20) July 20, 1975 (age 43)
Lebanon, Ohio
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 12 in (2.13 m)
Listed weight 260 lb (118 kg)
Career information
High school Lebanon (Lebanon, Ohio)
College Toledo (1994–1998)
NBA draft 1998 / Round: 1 / Pick: 1st overall
Selected by the Philadelphia 76ers
Playing career 1998–2010
Position Center
Number 30
Coaching career 2016–present
Career history
As player:
1998–1999 Philadelphia 76ers
1999–2000 Canturina Cantù
2000–2001 Telit Trieste
2001 Würth Roma
2001–2002 Adecco Milano
2003 Anwil Włocławek
2003 Ventspils
2003–2004 Melilla Baloncesto
2004–2005 Eurofiditalia Calabria
2005–2006 CB Gran Canaria
2006–2007 Tisettanta Cantù
2007–2008 Armani Jeans Milano
2008–2010 Scavolini Spar Pesaro
2010 Bancatercas Teramo
As coach:
2016–present Vanderbilt (assistant)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

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Early lifeEdit

He is the brother-in-law of former Valparaiso University star and NBA player Bryce Drew.

College careerEdit

In college, Shaw starred for the Toledo Rockets, averaging 13.8 points and 7.7 rebounds per game for his career, including 14.2ppg and 10rpg his senior year.

Professional careerEdit

Shaw was drafted as a 37th pick in the second round of the 1998 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia 76ers. He appeared in 9 games for the 76ers, scoring a total of two points.

He then moved to Italy in 2000, he would spend the majority of his career there, leading the league in rebounding in 2005. Shaw turned up for Olimpia Milano (two stints in 2002 and 2007),[1] Cantù, Trieste, Virtus Roma, Reggio Calabria, Pesaro and Teramo in the Serie A.

He also played for Anwil Wloclawek in Poland, Gran Canaria and Melilla in Spain and Ventspils in Latvia.

On April 19, 2016, it was reported that Shaw would join his brother-in-law as an assistant coach at Vanderbilt University.

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