Leandro Barbosa

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Birthday
28, 1982
Birthplace
Sao Paulo, Brazil
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
28, 1982 (age 36)
Birthplace
Sao Paulo, Brazil

About

Guard nicknamed "The Brazilian Blur" who spent his first seven NBA seasons with the Phoenix Suns. He helped the Golden State Warriors win the NBA Championship in 2015. In 2017, he returned to Brazil and signed with Franca, a year later he signed with Minas Storm.

Before Fame

He began his professional career at age 17, with Brazil's Palmeiras.

Trivia

He had one of his best seasons in 2007, when he won the NBA's Sixth Man of the Year award with the Suns.

Family Life

He had two daughters with actress Samara Felippo, whom he married in 2008. He and Samara separated in 2010, then got back together before divorcing in 2013.

Associated With

He was teammates with All-Star point guard Steve Nash for a number of years on the Suns.