The 25 Most Versatile Players in NBA History

22. Shawn Marion

"Official" position: Small Forward
Other position(s) played: Power Forward
Career years: (1999-present)
Career stats: 16.1 PPG, 9.1 RPG, 2.0 APG, 1.6 SPG, 1.1 BPG
Accolades: 1x NBA Champion, 4x NBA All-Star, 2x All-NBA Third Team, 2000 NBA All-Rookie Third Team

Shawn Marion may be one of the most under-the-radar stars ever to play in the NBA. He's accomplished quite a bit over his career, playing both forward positions with incredible ease and capably guarding everyone from LeBron James to Tim Duncan. While he may have one of the uglier jump shots in NBA history as well, Marion has undoubtedly mastered it; he has shot a lifetime .485 percentage from the field, and in his prime was a solid three-point shooter as he averaged .347 percent from 2001-02 through 2007-08.

He also has an uncanny nose for the ball; Marion has averaged double-digit rebounds four times and grabs 9.1 for his career. While he may have slipped a little in recent years, he is still capable of guarding some of the league's better players, as he did against James in the 2011 NBA Finals.

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