Who is Jaylen Brown?
Jaylen Brown is a big name in the basketball and sports industry. He is a professional basketball player who plays for the team Boston Celtics. His team belongs to the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Jaylen was born on the 24th of October, 1996 as Jaylen Marselles Brown in a city located in central Cobb County named Marietta, Georgia. He was born to Quenton M. Brown and Mechelle Brown. Quenton is a former professional boxer. Furthermore, details about his siblings are not known.
Jaylen stands to 6 feet and 6 inches (1.98 meters) tall. Furthermore, his weight is around 223 lbs (101 kg). Apart from basketball, Jaylen is also fond of chess and is an active personality who is straightforward.
Jaylen Brown attended the Wheeler High School, which is located in Marietta, Georgia, which is his hometown. Later, he attended the University of California for a year since 2015.
Jaylen has Instagram, Twitter, Youtube and Facebook accounts. His Instagram id is @fchwpo. He has 1.1 million followers on Instagram. Furthermore, his Twitter id is @FCHWPO. He has 321.6k + followers on Twitter. Jaylen also has his own Youtube account under name Jaylen Brown which has more than 35.6k + subscribers. Furthermore, his Snapchat id is @jaylen.brown7. He also has an official Facebook account which is verified.
Early Career of Jaylen Brown
Brown played for the University of California for a year until he joined the NBA draft. He played for the team in the 2015-16 season for a total of 34 games and started all of the games. Furthermore, he had an average of 27.6 minutes per game with a .431 field goal percentage. Also, he recorded 5.4 rebounds per game, 2.0 assists per game, .8 steals per game, 0.6 blocks per game and 14.6 points per game.
The Professional Career of Jaylen Brown
Brown entered the 2016 NBA draft and was selected by the Boston Celtics on the twenty-third of June as the third overall pick. He signed a contract with the team 4 days later. In the summer league games, he had an average of 16 points and 6.2 rebounds per game. His debut for the team happened in late October of the year. In the 2016-17 season, he played a total of 78 games and started 20 of the games. He played an average of 17.2 minutes per game, with 2.8 rebounds per game. Furthermore, he recorded 0.8 Assists per game, 0.4 steals per game, 0.2 blocks per game and 6.6 points per game.
Similarly, in the 2017-18 season, Brown played 70 games and started all of the 70 games with the Boston Celtics team. In this season, he averaged 30.7 minutes per game and 4.9 rebounds per game. Furthermore, he recorded 1.6 assists per game, 1.0 steals per game, 0.4 blocks per game and 14.5 points per game. He had a career-high of rebounds, assists, steals, and blocks average in this season.
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In the 2018-19 season, he played a total of 74 games for the Boston Celtics team and started 25 of the total games. He had an average of 25.9 minutes per game .465 field goal percentage, .344 three-point field goal percentage and .658 free-throw percentage. Furthermore, he recorded 4.2 rebounds per game, 1.4 assists per game, 0.9 steals per game, 0.4 blocks per game and 13.0 points per game.
For his entire professional career till 2019, Brown has played a total of 222 games for the Boston Celtics and started 115 of the games. Furthermore, he has an average of 24.4 minutes per game and .464 field goal percentage. He also recorded a total of 4 rebounds per game, 1.3 assists per game, 0.8 steals per game, 0.3 blocks per game and 11.2 points per game.
For the playoffs, Brown played 17 games for the Boston Celtics in 2017 with recording 12.6 minutes per game, .454 field goal percentage, .685 free-throw percentage and 2.8 rebounds per game. He also recorded 0.8 assists per game, 0.4 steals per game, 0.1 blocks per game and 5 points per game. Furthermore, Brown played 18 games in the 2018 playoffs and started 15 of the games with 32.4 minutes per game average, .466 field goal percentage, 4.8 rebounds per game, 1.4 assists per game, 0.8 steals per game, 0.6 blocks per game and 18 points per game.
In the 2019 playoffs, he played 9 games and started all 9 games with 30.4 minutes per game, .506 field goal percentage, .350 three-point field goal percentage, 5.8 rebounds per game and 13.9 points per game. Furthermore, he recorded 1.1 assists per game, .7 steals per game, and .2 blocks per game.
Net Worth of Jaylen Brown
Jaylen’s net worth is estimated to be around $10 million. He earns money through various contracts he signed as well as several endorsement deals. Previously, he had an endorsement deal with Adidas.