Born: July 21, 1988
Birthplace: Houston, TX
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Career and Life
Hyland DeAndre Jordan Jr. (born July 21, 1988) is an American professional basketball player for the Brooklyn Nets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played one season of college basketball for Texas A&M University before being selected by the Los Angeles Clippers in the second round of the 2008 NBA draft with the 35th overall pick. Jordan is a three-time All-NBA and two-time NBA All-Defensive Team member, and has twice led the league in rebounding. In 2017, he was named an NBA All-Star for the first time. Jordan currently holds the NBA record for best career field goal percentage at 67.4%.
His younger brother, Avery Jordan, is a professional football player who currently plays for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League.