Iman Shumpert Staying in Shape by Training like a Boxer
Iman Shumpert hasn’t been seeing many minutes for the Rockets so far in the playoffs, but rest assured he is keeping busy off the court. Perhaps is he is preparing for a post-NBA career in the boxing world?
.@imanshumpert was gassed after training like boxing champ Canelo Alvarez
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) April 25, 2019
Steaming platform DAZN USA, who will be broadcasting the much anticipated middleweight boxing championship between Canelo Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs on May 4th decided to give Shumpert a taste of how it is to train like a world class boxer.
It’s safe to say that Shumpert- a seasoned NBA veteran and elite athlete- was absolutely gassed. “ I’m out here goin crazy. Basketball is basketball, but damn this is something else,” an exhausted Shumpert said.
Here’s a peak into what the training looked like: