Warriors waive Livingston, Lacob announces plan to honor 3x champ

Vet sent out of town with Warriors up against the cap

Karl Buscheck
July 10, 2019 - 12:51 pm

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The Warriors officially waived Shaun Livingson, the three-time NBA champ on Wednesday, announcing the news in a press release, along with a statement from Co-Chairman & CEO Joe Lacob. 

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“Shaun was a huge part of three NBA championship teams with the Warriors, but his overall journey is what is most remarkable,” said Warriors Co-Chairman & CEO Joe Lacob. “He overcame incredible odds following a devastating injury, wore nine different NBA uniforms during his comeback, had a stint in the D-League and, fittingly, ended up being a major contributor on one of the best teams in NBA history.”

“Now, his resume indicates that he’s one of only a handful of players in league history to win at least three NBA championships. He has been a tremendous credit to the Warriors organization and our community for the last five years and has always carried himself as a professional. We thank Shaun for his immense contributions, wish him well in his next chapter and look forward to honoring him at some point in the future.”

While Livingston is done in Golden State, he’s intent on remaining in the league:

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