Shawn Marion Retiring From NBA

By Staff  |  06/18/2015

Shawn Marion

Four-time NBA All-Star Shawn Marion is set to retire. heard from the 37-year-old via text message on Thursday (June 18), confirming that he intends to go through with his plans to retire after completing his 16th season.

"Hell yeah," Marion replied.

He didn't play in the 2015 NBA Finals during his single season with the Cavs, but closes out an outstanding career highlighted by a championship with the Dallas Mavericks in 2011.

However, Marion is probably best known for his 8 1/2 seasons with the Phoenix Suns.