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REPORT: Brandon Roy Injured In Shooting


Former NBA All-Star Brandon Roy was shot in the leg over the weekend in front of his grandmothers house in Los Angeles. Roy was just a bystander in the incident which was believed to be gang affiliated. He was reportedly protecting young children on the scene from the shots when he got hit.

Thankfully the Blazers great is stable and will make a full recovery. Roy is back in the state of Washington, where he led Nathan Hale to a State Championship in his first year as head coach. Via USA Today:

Someone opened fire randomly outside his grandmother’s house, and he was shielding some of the kids who were there, the person said.

Roy was treated in Southern California, but has already returned to Washington state while he recovers, according to King5 TV in Seattle. The incident happened over the weekend according to the outlet.

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