Brandon Jennings
Name: Brandon Jennings
Occupation: Basketball Player
Gender: Male
Birth Day: September 23, 1989
Age: 31
Birth Place: Compton, United States
Zodiac Sign: Libra

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Brandon Jennings

Brandon Jennings was born on September 23, 1989 in Compton, United States (31 years old). Brandon Jennings is a Basketball Player, zodiac sign: Libra. Nationality: United States. Approx. Net Worth: $16 Million. @ plays for the team .


He spent the first two years of his high school career at Dominguez High School in Compton, California, then transferred to Oak Hill Academy in Mouth of WIlson Virginia, where he averaged over 30 points and 7 assists his senior year, setting the school record for points scored in a season.

Net Worth 2020

$16 Million
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Before Fame

Instead of attending college after high school, he spent a year playing in Italy for Lottomatica Roma.


Biography Timeline


In August 2006, Jennings was initially set to join USC. On April 24, 2007, he instead committed to the Arizona Wildcats, citing Arizona's quality academic faculty and his desire to play with Jerryd Bayless (Bayless left after one season to enter the 2008 NBA draft). In November 2007, SLAM Magazine's third edition of PUNKS featured Jennings on the cover along with three other top-rated high school guards (Jrue Holiday, Tyreke Evans and Lance Stephenson).


In June 2008, Jennings attended the premiere of Beastie Boys' Adam Yauch's basketball movie Gunnin' For That #1 Spot at the Magic Johnson Theatre in Harlem. Also attending were Kevin Love, Stephenson, Brook Lopez, Robin Lopez, DJ Augustin and Yauch. The film follows eight top high school players—including Jennings—from their hometowns to New York City, for the 2006 Elite 24 at Rucker Park.

In June 2008, Jennings announced that he was considering becoming the first American to skip college to play professionally in the Euroleague. The NBA requires players to be at least 19 years old and one year removed from high school before entering the league, meaning that Jennings could not enter the 2008 NBA draft. Jennings declared that his goal was to play in the NBA and that playing overseas instead of at an American college could be his best route to gain experience and make money until he was eligible to join the NBA.

On July 16, 2008, Jennings signed with Lottomatica Roma of the Italian Serie A. The contract he signed with Roma was for $1.65 million net income guaranteed. After earning the contract with Lottomatica, Under Armour gave Jennings a $2 million contract to showcase their products in the Euroleague. Jennings was the first American player to go straight from high school to play professionally for a European team rather than play for a college basketball team since the NBA's age restriction rule was implemented.


Jennings was selected tenth overall by the Milwaukee Bucks in the 2009 NBA draft. He became the first player who skipped college to play professional basketball in Europe to be drafted by an NBA team. Jennings also made a notable appearance at the draft. He had initially decided not to attend the draft and preferred to be at a family function during the draft. After he was drafted by the Bucks, he left the family function and headed to Madison Square Garden. He later came out on stage after the 14th pick was announced to have his picture taken with NBA commissioner David Stern, just like all drafted players who attend the draft.

During Jennings's NBA regular season debut on October 30, 2009, against the Philadelphia 76ers, he recorded 17 points, 9 rebounds, 9 assists, and hit 2 three-point shots, and played 34 minutes. In his second game, on October 31, 2009, against the Detroit Pistons, also his debut in Bradley Center, Jennings scored 16 points during the third quarter and a team-high 24 points for the game to lead the Bucks to a victory.

On November 14, 2009, in just his seventh game in the NBA, Jennings scored 55 points in a win over the Golden State Warriors. After going scoreless in the first quarter, Jennings erupted for 29 points in the 3rd quarter. He broke the team record for most points by a rookie previously set by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar in 1970, and was the most points scored by a rookie since Earl "The Pearl" Monroe scored 56 in 1968. He became the youngest player to ever score 55, collecting the second-highest total for a player under 21, behind only LeBron James's 56 points in March 2005, and the second-most points scored by a Milwaukee Buck (behind Michael Redd's 57 in 2006).

After the 2009 L'Aquila earthquake, Jennings donated $50,000 to support victims.


On October 30, 2010, Jennings recorded his first ever triple double, with 20 points, 10 rebounds, and 10 assists in a win against the Charlotte Bobcats. On December 15, 2010, Jennings broke his left foot against the San Antonio Spurs when he came down awkwardly on his ankle. Despite the injury, he finished the game and played 30 minutes the following game against the Jazz. The team later confirmed that Jennings would miss the next four to six weeks as he recovered from surgery to repair a fracture in his left foot. He had been averaging 18.7 points per game before the injury.

Jennings participated in Steve Nash's Showdown in Chinatown charity soccer match in New York City on June 24, 2010.


Jennings missed a total of 19 games with the injury before returning on January 29, 2011 in a 91–81 home victory over the New Jersey Nets. He scored a season-high 37 points against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on March 25, 2011. He considered the game his revenge of sorts, as he wanted to play in New York but the Knicks passed over him in the draft and selected Jordan Hill.


On July 31, 2013, Jennings was signed-and-traded to the Detroit Pistons in exchange for Brandon Knight, Khris Middleton and Viacheslav Kravtsov. He agreed to a three-year contract, reportedly worth $25 million.

On December 5, 2013, Jennings returned to Milwaukee in a 105–98 win over the Bucks, finishing with 17 points and 11 assists. On January 11, 2014, in a game against the Phoenix Suns, Jennings recorded 16 assists in the first half, tying Isiah Thomas' franchise record for the most assists in a half.


Jennings, specifically his tense relationship with Milwaukee coach Scott Skiles, was the subject of the song "Chartjunk" by indie rock band Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks in 2014.


On January 16, 2015, Jennings scored a season-high 37 points on 10-of-23 shooting in the 98-96 win over the Indiana Pacers. Five days later, he recorded 24 points and a career-high 21 assists in the 128–118 win over the Orlando Magic, becoming the first player to record a 20-point, 20-assist game in the NBA since Steve Nash in 2009.

On January 25, 2015, Jennings was ruled out for the rest of the season due to a ruptured left Achilles tendon that required surgery. On the season, he averaged 15.4 points, 6.6 assists and 1.1 steals in 41 games.

On December 17, 2015, Jennings voluntarily reported to the Grand Rapids Drive, the Pistons' D-League affiliate, on a rehab assignment. In his debut with the Drive on December 19, Jennings recorded a double-double with 11 points and 12 assists in 27 minutes against the Iowa Energy. He was recalled by the Pistons the next day. On December 29, Jennings made his first appearance of the season for the Pistons, scoring seven points and adding four assists in 16 minutes off the bench against the New York Knicks. He had a season-best game in his fourth game back from injury, recording 17 points and 6 assists off the bench on January 4 in a 115–89 win over the Orlando Magic.


On February 16, 2016, Jennings was traded to the Orlando Magic, along with Ersan İlyasova, in exchange for Tobias Harris. The next day, he made his debut with the Magic in a 110–104 win over the Dallas Mavericks, recording 18 points, three rebounds and four assists in 25 minutes.

On July 8, 2016, Jennings signed with the New York Knicks. He made his debut for the Knicks in the team's season opener on October 25, 2016 against the Cleveland Cavaliers. In 21 minutes off the bench, he recorded seven points, three rebounds and five assists in a 117–88 loss. On December 11, he scored 15 of his season high-tying 19 points in the fourth quarter of the Knicks' 118–112 win over the Los Angeles Lakers. On December 31, he set a new season high with 32 points in a 129–122 loss to the Houston Rockets. On February 27, 2017, he was waived by the Knicks.


On March 1, 2017, Jennings signed with the Washington Wizards.

On July 28, 2017, Jennings announced that he had accepted a one-year, $1.5 million deal to play for the Shanxi Brave Dragons of the Chinese Basketball Association. On December 9, 2017, he was released by Shanxi. In 13 games, he averaged 27.8 points, 5.1 rebounds, 6.8 assists and 2.7 steals per game.


On February 13, 2018, Jennings was acquired by the Wisconsin Herd of the NBA G League.

On March 11, 2018, Jennings signed a 10-day contract with the Milwaukee Bucks, returning to the franchise for a second stint. The following day, in his first game back with the Bucks, Jennings finished two rebounds short of a triple-double with 16 points and 12 assists in a 121–103 win over the Memphis Grizzlies. He signed a second 10-day contract on March 21, and a multi-year contract on April 1. On August 1, 2018, he was waived by the Bucks.

On August 20, 2018, Jennings signed a one-year deal with the Russian team Zenit Saint Petersburg of the VTB United League. His contract with Zenit was terminated on November 20, 2018, after only 10 games and days after an Instagram post he made stating “Lesson in life: I will never play for a team and the dad is coaching his SON! Never again!"

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