University of Toledo
| 260 lb (118 kg)|
7 ft 3 in (2.21 m)
| July 20, 1975 (age 40)
Lebanon, Ohio (1975-07-20) |
Lebanon (Lebanon, Ohio)
1998 / Round: 2 / Pick: 37th overall
Casey Shaw Wikipedia
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.
He is the brother-in-law of former Valparaiso University star and NBA player Bryce Drew.
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.
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), 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.