Jaylen Marselles Brown is an American professional basketball player for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played one year of college basketball for the California Golden Bears.
Jaylen Brown Early Life
Jaylen Marselles Brown was born on 24th October 1996 in Atlanta, Georgia, United States to Marselles Brown, a professional boxer, and Mechalle Brown. He is the brother of Quenton Brown, a professional basketball player. He is the cousin of professional football cornerback A. J. Bouye.
Jaylen Brown Career
On June 23, 2016, Brown was selected by the Boston Celtics as the third overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft. On July 27, he signed his rookie scale contract with the Celtics after averaging 16.0 points, 6.2 rebounds, and 2.3 steals in six Summer League games. On 26th October, he made his debut for the Celtics in their season opener on October 26 against the Brooklyn Nets.
At age 21, Brown became the youngest player in Celtics history to score 30 or more points in a playoff game. In 2019, Brown signed a four-year, $115 million contract extension with the Celtics. On December 30, 2020, Brown scored a then-career-high 42 points along with five rebounds and four assists in a 126–107 win over the Memphis Grizzlies. On December 2, 2022, Brown recorded a season-high 37 points, along with 14 rebounds and 5 assists in a 120–116 overtime loss against the Miami Heat.
Jaylen Brown Net Worth
Jayson Tatum has a net worth of an estimated $18 million.
Jaylen Brown Education
He completed his schooling at Wheeler High School. Later, he enrolled at the University of California, Berkeley.
Jaylen Brown Some Interesting Facts
- He is primarily a vegetarian.
- He has diverse interests including learning Spanish, studying history, meditation, and philosophy.
- He is also a big soccer fan as well as a big fan of anime.
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Jaylen Brown Physical Stats
|Height||6 feet 6 inches
Jaylen Brown Wiki/Bio
|Full Name||Jaylen Marselles Brown|
|Date of Birth||24th October 1996|
|Birthplace||Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.|
|Parents||Father- Marselles Brown
Mother- Mechalle Brown
|School||Wheeler High School|
|College||University of California, Berkeley|