Former NBA player Brandon Roy shot, wounded in California

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He is now the head basketball coach at Nathan Hale High School in Seattle, the team said. Someone opened fire randomly, and Roy was struck while shielding some kids who were at the scene, the source told the newspaper. Three others shot during the incident are expected to survive as well, according to the Los Angeles Times.

Former Portland Trail Blazer Brandon Roy has reportedly been injured in a shooting in California.

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Brandon Roy's injuries were not life threatening and he has yet to comment on the shooting.

KING 5 in Seattle brings word that Brandon Roy was shot in California over the weekend. For now, hopefully Roy is able to fully recover from any injuries he may have sustained. He made a short-lived comeback with the Minnesota Timberwolves in 2012-2013 but he has not played since. Our thoughts are prayers are with Brandon and his family during this time.

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Roy enjoyed a promising start to his National Basketball Association career, winning Rookie of the Year in the 2006-2007 season and earning three All-Star team appearances before injuries led to his retirement in 2013. Nathan Hale was the country's top-ranked team, and Roy won the Naismith High School Coach of the Year award. He took over as head coach at Nathan Hale in 2016.

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