Shelden “The Landlord” Williams is returning to the NBA as a scout for the Brooklyn Nets. The Nets sent out a press release early confirming the hire:
“Shelden Williams has been named as a pro scout. A veteran of six NBA seasons, Williams played for seven different teams, including the New Jersey Nets in 2011-12, following a four-year collegiate career at Duke. Williams went on to play three international seasons in France and China at the conclusion of his NBA career.”
During his career at Duke, Williams was a 2x National Defensive Player of the Year and finished as Duke’s All-Time Leader in Rebounds and Blocked Shots.