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The Dream Shake Aug 2, 2016

Jimmer Fredette signs with Yao Ming's Shanghai Sharks

Can he recapture Jimmermania in China with Yao Ming's team? Jimmer Fredette, former 10th overall pick in the 2011 NBA draft has officially signed in China with the Shanghai Sharks, who are owned by former Houston Rockets star Yao Ming. Fredette was a former unanimous National Player of the Year at BYU, and he also owns both the BYU all-time scoring record and the record for the Mountain West Conference. He was also named the Best Male College Athlete in the 2011 ESPY awards. Following his highly decorated college career, Fredette was drafted by the Milwaukee Bucks before being traded to...
Denver Stiffs Aug 2, 2016

Jimmer Fredette to sign with Shanghai Sharks, not Denver Nuggets

Well, that's that. Jimmer Fredette was a regular around the Denver Nuggets this offseason. He could be seen on instagram and twitter in photos with the team working out at Red Rocks and he has a home here in Denver. The flirtation among the two parties culminated with an invite for Fredette to join the Nuggets Summer League team. However, despite a decent showing it appears that the dream of Jimmer in Nuggets blue has died. According to David Pick of Bleacher Report, Fredette has elected to sign with the Shanghai Sharks. Source: Jimmer Fredette, former #10 overall NBA draftee, agreed to...