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According to Shams Charania of The Athletic, former NBA player Shareef Abdur-Rahim and All-Star has been named the new President of the G League.

A 42-year-old Shareef Abdur-Rahim replaces Malcolm Turner, who will be the Athletics Director at Vanderbilt University. Before this nomination, Abdur-Rahim was the NBA Vice President of Basketball Operations.