Jackson Frank Celebrity Life
Frank Jackson is a professional basket player of America who currently plays for the National Basketball Association’s New Orleans Pelicans. He is the Point Guard of the franchise. It is reported that this basketball has a yearly income of approximately 1,378, 242 USD as his annual income from the Pelicans.
Born on 4th May 1998, Franklin Willis Jackson’s parents were Juleen Jackson and Alvin B. Jackson. He was born in Washington DC and is an American national. His zodiac sign is Taurus and he has Afro-American ethnicity.
High school basketball career
Freshman and sophomore season
The player studied at a high school in Lehi, Uta. He was a freshman here prior to taking a transfer to the Lone Peak High School in Utah’s Highland for his sophomore year. In 2014, when he was a sophomore, Jackson’s had an average of 17.9 in each game. Jackson assisted his team to clinch the Utah 5A state championship along with TJ Haws, a future BYU hire. When he was playing basketball at the high school level, he had an average of 4.5 rebounds and 26.9 points.
His season while a junior
When Frank Jackson was in his junior year he had an average of 4 and 1/2 rebounds, 2 steals, and 26.9 points in each game. He has earned several honors and accolades while playing basketball in his junior year in high school.
During the summer of 2015, he took part in the Top 100 Camp of NBPA in Virginia. Jackson got an invitation to participate in a tournament held in August 2015 in NYC. The player performed brilliantly and scored 20 points. His performance also fetched him the honors of being the Co-Most Valuable Player.
When he was in his senior year, the player had a score of 73-71 on 12th December that fetched a win to his team over Miller Grove. Frank Jackson was regarded as a brilliant basketball player in the senior class of 2016 in his high school and got the rating of a 5-star recruit.
Career in college
Jackson completed high school and got enrolled at Duke University where he represented the university and played college-level basketball. When he played his debut game for the Duke on 11th November, he scored 4 assists and 18 points and helped his team to win against the Marist at the Hall of Fame Tip-Off in 2016.
Jackson was drafted by the Charlotte Hornets on 22nd June 2017 where he was the 31st pick overall. However, the Hornets immediately traded the player to the Pelicans for cash considerations. Jackson signed a contract with the New Orleans Pelicans on 11th July 2017. However, he had to undergo foot surgery after the draft and could not play until January 2018. He had to undergo another surgery in the month of January and could not play for the rest of the season.
On 6th July 201, Jackson made a debut at the summer league and recorded 1 assist, 1 steal, 6 rebounds, and 13 points. However, he suffered from an ankle sprain in the second half and was rested for the rest of this tournament.
He played his debut game at the NBA on 17th October 2018 against the Houston Rockets and the Pelicans won the match by 131-112.
Son of the former senator of the Utah state Al Jackson, Jackson has 4 other siblings. The player has also lived in Maryland suburbs in Washington D.C> and in Oregon. His mother is a European American while his dad is African American. The player was born in Utah and also grew up there.
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