Nick Young is an American professional basketball player.
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|38 years 8 months
|June 01, 1985
|Los Angeles, California, US
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|Charles Young Sr.
|Cleveland High School, University of Southern California
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|Leo, Aquarius, Libra
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As a player, you model yourself after other players. Kobe takes the same approach as Michael Jordan. But I follow someone like Magic Johnson
he showed emotion, he smiled and jumped around, he was happy for his teammates. There needs to be more players like that
Players see shots not falling - that plays a role. That plays a major role in your confidence out there, too
I've been doing this playing basketball forever. It's always going to be a part of me. I know that.
Nick Young is an American professional basketball player. He is nicknamed “Swaggy P” and his birth name is Nicholas Aaron Young. He plays in the shooting guard and small forward positions. Washington Wizards selected him in the first round with the 16th overall pick in the 2007 NBA draft. He has played for Los Angeles Clippers, Philadelphia 76ers, Los Angeles Lakers, Golden State Warriors, and Denver Nuggets. He won the NBA championship with the Golden State Warriors in 2018. He played college basketball at the University of Southern California. He has over 3.3 million followers on his Instagram.
Nick Young is presented with a championship ring by the Golden State Warriors, but there is a pregame delay alert.
Nick Young was presented with his 2018 championship ring by the Golden State Warriors. Young was a member of the Warriors’ NBA Championship-winning team in 2018. However, they spent so much time talking to their former colleague that Ken Mauer gave the Warriors a rare pregame delay of game warning. During his time with the Warriors, Young averaged 7.3 points, 1.6 rebounds, 0.5 assists, and 0.5 steals per game.
He signed with the Denver Nuggets in December 2018 after winning an NBA championship with the Warriors, but was waived the following month.
What is Nick Young’s claim to fame?
In 2018, he and the Golden State Warriors won the NBA championship.
Nick Young was born in the United States.
Nick Young was born on June 1, 1985, in New York City. Nicholas Aaron Young is his given name. Charles Young, Sr. was his father, and Mae Young was his mother. He is of African-American origin. His birthplace is in the United States, in the city of Los Angeles. He is a resident of the United States of America. Gemini is his zodiac sign. Charles Young Jr. and John Young are his two brothers.
He went to Cleveland High School in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Reseda. He averaged 27.2 points and 10.8 rebounds as a senior at Cleveland. He was named to the first teams of the CIF L.A. City Section, the Los Angeles Times All-City, and the San Fernando Valley in 2004. In 2004, HoopScoop rated him as the 7th best player in the nation, and prep basketball guru Frank Burlison ranked him among the Top 50 recruits. In 2003, he was appointed to the CIF L.A. City Section first team. He was also named to Athlon’s Top Seniors list for the 2004 season.
Career in College
He went to the University of Southern California to graduate. He was a member of the USC Trojan men’s basketball team in college.
In the 2005-06 and 2006-07 seasons, he was selected to the All-Pac-10 First Team.
He foregoes his senior year at USC in order to enter the NBA draft in 2007.
Washington Wizards are a dedicated team.
The Washington Wizards picked Young with the 16th overall selection in the first round of the 2007 NBA draft.
In December 2007, he made his NBA debut against the Sacramento Kings.
In January 2010, the Washington Wizards fined him $10,000 for engaging in Gilbert Arena’s pre-game shenanigans.
In January 2011, he set a career high with 43 points against the Sacramento Kings.
Los Angeles Clippers are a professional basketball team based in Los Angeles
He was traded to the Los Angeles Clippers in a three-way trade involving the Denver Nuggets and Washington Wizards in March 2012.
He helped the Clippers clinch their first playoff berth in 6 years in April 2012.
He signed with the Philadelphia 76ers to a one-year deal in July 2012.
Los Angeles Lakers
He signed with the Los Angeles Lakers in July 2013.
He averaged a career-high 17.9 points per game during the 2013-14 season. He also converted a Lakers’ record seven four-points plays.
He extended his contract with the Lakers in July 2014 signing a four-year deal worth $21.5 million.
He made his season debut in November 2014. He missed the first ten games of the season with the injury he sustained during training camp.
He was ruled out for two to four weeks due to a strained right calf muscle in November 2016.
He posted 36 three-pointers in eight games between late December and early January. It was the most in an eight-game stretch in Lakers franchise history.
He became an unrestricted free agent after the end of the 2016-17 season.
Golden State Warriors
He signed with the Golden State Warriors in July 2017.
He made his Warriors debut in their season opener in October 2017.
He helped the Warriors to win the 2018 NBA Championship defeating Cleveland Cavaliers.
He signed with the Denver Nuggets on 10 December 2018.
The Nuggets waived him in December 2018.
2018 NBA champion
2 times First-team All-Pac-10 (2006, 2007)
Who is Nick Young’ Wife?
He was romantically linked with Australian rapper Iggy Azalea in November 2013. Azalea confirmed in April 2014 radio interview that they had been in a relationship for around 8 months. The couple got engaged on 1 June 2015. The rapper broke off their engagement in 2016 after a video of Young discussing how he was having an affair with another woman surfaced.
He previously dated Keonna Green. And the couple shared a son, Nick Jr. together. After his engagement broke with Azalea, Keonna Green confirmed that she was 22 weeks pregnant with Young’s second child.
What are Nick Young’s Body Measurements?
Nick Young stands at a height of 2.01 m i.e. 6 feet and 7 inches tall. He has a bodyweight of 210 lbs i.e. 95 kg. He has an athletic body build. He has a chest size of 45 inches, a biceps size of 15.5 inches, and a waist size of 36 inches. He has dark brown eyes and dark brown hair.
What is Nick Young’s Net Worth?
Nick Young earns playing professional basketball. He has played professional basketball for Washington Wizards, Los Angeles Clippers, Philadelphia 76ers, Los Angeles Lakers, Golden State Warriors, and Denver Nuggets. He had endorsement deals with Adidas and has appeared in the TV ad for Finish Line, Nike iD, and Target. As of 2019, his net worth is estimated at $8 million.