The name Klay Thompson is amongst the most shining names in the basketball field and this man is considered as one of the best shooting guards in NBA history.
He is a highly skilled professional basketball player who is extensively commended for his amiable tricks, excellent playing style, and outstanding prowess. He plays as shooting guard in the game and is currently, a part of Golden State Warriors of NBA.
Klay Thompson’s birth date is February 8, 1990, and his birth city is Los Angeles, USA. His full name is Klay Alexander Thompson and his nicknames are “Splash Brother” and “Buddha”.
The sports enthusiasm runs in Kevin’s blood as his father was a basketball player and his mother had skills in the volleyball games.
His interest in basketball developed when he was a child and later, he proved himself as a very brilliant basketball player. His career is embellished with many achievements that further highlight his success and talent.
Klay Thompson Family
Kay Thompson’s parents are Mychal Thompson and Julie Thompson. He has two siblings, Mychel Thompson and Trace Thompson.
Klay Thompson Education
Kay Thompson studied from Santa Margarita Catholic High School where he emerged as a fantastic player. Then he went to Washington State University from 2008-2011 and again he played tremendously well.
Klay Thompson Career
The professional career of Klay Thompson started in 2011 when he joined Golden State Warriors of NBA and currently, he is also a player of this team.
He possesses an incredible talent that has made him prominent among many other players. He has earned many awards and honors in response to his dazzling performance, some of these are mentioned below:
- He was NBA champion in 2015, 2017 and 2018.
- He was NBA All-Star in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019.
- He received All-NBA Third-team in 2015 and 2016.
- He received NBA All-Defensive Second Team in 2019.
- He was the NBA Three-point Contest champion in 2016.
- He earned NBA All-Rookie First Team In 2012.
- He earned First-team All-Pac-10 in the years 2010 and 2011.
Klay Thompson Net Worth
It is reported that Kay has an estimated net worth of $38 million (some websites have also reported it to be $40 million).
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- Anta KT3 Low.
- Anta KT 2.
- Anta Light.