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Jaylen Brown

Facts About Jaylen Brown

Celebrated Name Jaylen Brown
Age 26 Years Old
Nick Name Jaylen Marselles Brown
Birth Name Jaylen Marselles Brown
Birth Date 1996-10-24
Gender Male
Profession Basketball Player
Place Of Birth Atlanta, Georgia, the U.S.
Birth Nation America
Nationality American
Ethnicity African-American
Religion Christian
Race White
Horoscope Scorpio
Father Quenton M. Brown
Mother Mechalle Brown
Siblings 1
University University of California
Marital Status Unmarried
Partner Jacqueline Hawileh
Sexual Orientation Straight
Source of Wealth Basketball career
Net Worth $10 million
Salary $24.83 million per year
Height 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Weight 223 lb (101 kg)
Hair Color Dark brown
Eye Color Dark brown
Body Type Athletic
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Jaylen Marselles Brown, excellently known as Jaylen Brown is an American professional basketball player for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played one year of college basketball at UC Berkeley as a five-star recruit by Rivals.com in the high school class of 2015. When Jaylen was 22 years old, he became the National Basketball Players Association's youngest elected vice president. He was selected 3rd overall in the 2016 NBA Draft by the Boston Celtics. As a professional, Brown has split his time between shooting guard and small forward. He was selected as an NBA All-Star in 2021 for the first time. He also has a YouTube channel, where he has posted several documentary-style video series depicting his life during the season and off-season workouts. 

Famous For

  • Being an American professional basketball player.
  • For playing for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

What Nationality is Jaylen Brown?

Jaylen Brown was born on 24th October 1996 with the real name of Jaylen Marselles Brown in Atlanta, Georgia, the U.S. He holds American nationality and he belongs to the African-American ethnicity. Similarly, his religion is Christian and his race is white. Jaylen has celebrated his 25th birthday as of 2021 and as per his birthdate, his zodiac sign is Scorpio. He is the son of his father Quenton M. Brown, a professional boxer, who is the 2016 WBU World Champion, the 2015 WBU C.A.M. Heavyweight Champion, and a member of the Hawaii State Boxing Commission Board. His mother's name is  Mechalle Brown. He has one sibling named Quenton Brown.

Regarding Brown's education, he attended Wheeler High School in Marietta, Georgia, and graduated from the University of California, Berkeley.

What does Jaylen Brown do for a living?

  • Jaylen Brown kicks off his career leading his team to victory as a senior in the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) Class 6A State Championship. He averaged 28 points and 12 rebounds while leading Wheeler to a 30-3 overall record as a senior.
  • He won a 2014 FIBA Americas Championship gold medal as part of the USA Basketball Men's U18 National Team and was also selected to play in the 2015 McDonald's All-American Boys Game.
  • He was rated a five-star recruit and ranked by Scout, ESPN, and 247Sports as the fourth-best recruit in his class.
  • He also committed to play for the Golden Bears at the University of California, Berkeley on 1st May 2015 where he was heralded as an all-around prospect due to his athleticism.
  • Jaylen averaged 14.6 points, 5.4 rebounds, and 2.0 assists in 27.6 minutes per game over 34 games while playing for the Golden Bears in 2015-2016.
  • He had his best scoring games on 27th November 2015, against Richmond, and 27th January 2016, against Utah, recording 27 points in each game.
  • On 23rd January 2016, he recorded a season-high 7 assists to go with 15 points in a 74-73 victory over Arizona and earned first-team All-Pac-12 honors, and was named the Pac-12 Freshman of the Year.

Professional career

  • Jaylen Brown was selected by the Boston Celtics with the third overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft on 23rd June 2-16 and 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 27th July.
  • He made his debut for the Celtics in their season opener on the 26th of October against the Brooklyn Nets, scoring nine points on 3-for-4 shooting, while adding two blocked shots in 19-plus minutes.
  • Brown scored 19 points in a 128-122 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers in his first career start on 3rd November and appeared in 78 games for the Celtics during the regular season, with 20 starts. He averaged 17.2 minutes on the floor, 6.6 points, 2.8 rebounds, and 0.8 assists. 
  • He was named to the NBA All-Rookie Second Team at the season's end.
  • Brown scored a then career-high 25 points in a 102-99 loss in the Celtics' 2017-2018 season opener against the Cavaliers on 17th October 2017.
  • At age 21, he became the youngest player in Celtics history to score 30 or more points in a playoff game and struggled to start the season 2018-2019 as he returned after missing three games with a bruised lower back and scored 21 points in a 128-100 win over the New York Knicks on 6th December.
  • On 31st December, he had a season-high 30 points in a 120-111 loss to the San Antonio Spurs and signed a four-year, $115 million contract extension with the Celtics.
  • He narrowly missed being selected to the 2020 NBA All-Star Game in January and in the 2020 playoffs, the Celtics advanced to the Eastern Conference Finals for the third time in Brown's four years in the NBA following series victories over the Philadelphia 76ers and Toronto Raptors in four and seven games, respectively. 
  • However, he was eliminated in those Conference Finals by the Miami Heat in six games.
  • Jaylen scored a then career-high 42 points along with five rebounds and four assists in a 126–107 win over the Memphis Grizzlies on 30th December 2020 and was selected to the 2021 All-Star team as a reserve, his first time being named an NBA All-Star on 24th February 2021.
  • His career-best season ended with only four regular-season games left to be played, as he had to undergo wrist surgery for a torn scapholunate ligament in his left wrist.
  • Brown recorded a then career-high 46 points in a 138-134 double-overtime loss to the New York Knicks while also setting a Celtics franchise record for points on an opening night on 30th October 2021.
  • He surpassed that career-high, scoring 50 points, along with 11 rebounds, in a 116-111 overtime victory over the Orlando Magic on 2nd January 2022, and on 18th March, in a 126-97 win over the Sacramento Kings, he and Jayson Tatum each scored at least 30 points in the same game for the fourth time in the season and eight-time overall; tying the record of most such games with fellow Celtics' Larry Bird and Kevin McHale, who also recorded four such games in the 1986-1987 NBA season.
  • The following game, in a 124-104 victory over the Denver Nuggets, Jaylen and Jayson Tatum broke the record by both scoring 30 points with over 60% shooting from the field.

Awards and Achievements

  • NBA All-Star (2021)
  • NBA All-Rookie Second Team (2017)
  • First-team All-Pac-12 (2016)
  • Pac-12 Freshman of the Year (2016)
  • McDonald's All-American (2015)
  • First-team Parade All-American (2015)
  • Mr. Georgia Basketball (2015)

Who is Jaylen Brown Dating?

Jaylen Brown is an unmarried basketball player. He is in a romantic relationship with his beautiful girlfriend, Jacqueline Hawileh. Brown has not however spoken very daringly and openly about his relationship, but he definitely shows his affection whenever the two are together. They have not yet made any plan for their marriage. Concerning his sexual orientation, he is straight.

What is the Net Worth of Jaylen Brown?

Jaylen Brown is a talented man who has a net worth of $10 million as of 2022. He has also a handsome amount of salary which is around $24.83 million per year. In his short professional time also, Jaylen has established himself an identity already. Like many young adults of today, he's also superbly ambitious and continues to work even harder to reach his set objectives. In addition, his major source of income is his basketball career.

How tall is Jaylen Brown?

Jaylen Brown is 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) tall and his body weighs around 223 lb (101 kg). He has dark brown hair and eyes color. His physique combined with his perfect height and masculine look takes him to the top of the desired list in the young gen women. Moreover, his body build type is athletic.

Trivias About Jaylen Brown You Need To Know.

  • He was selected 3rd overall in the 2016 NBA Draft by the Boston Celtics.
  • He played one year of college basketball at the UC Berkeley as a five star recruit by Rivals.com in the high school class of 2015.
  • He helped Joseph Wheeler High School win the Georgia AAAAAA state championship in 2015.
  • He competed for the United States at the 2014 FIBA Americas U18 Championship, helping the team win gold.
  • He was born and raised in Marietta, Georgia.