Malcolm Brogdon Celebrity Life
Malcolm Brogdon, born on December 11, 1992, in Atlanta, GA, USA is an American professional basketball player who plays for National Basketball Association in the team Indiana Pacers. He plays on the positions of the attacking or point guard. He was selected for the 2016 NBA draft in the second round under the 36th number. At the student level for four seasons, he played for the Virginia Cavaliers Club. In 2016, he was named the basketball player of the year at the Atlantic Coast Conference, as well as the best ACC defensive player, thus becoming the first conference player to receive these two awards in one season. He was also awarded the NBA Rookie of the Year Award in the 2016/2017 season.
Brogdon during a performance for Virginia (2014)
Brogdon started playing for Virginia in 2011, but he had to miss the next season due to a serious foot injury. He is known as one of the players responsible for the success of the team in the seasons 2013-2014 and 2014-2015. This season saw the club taking first place in the conference. In the 2013-2014 season, Brogdon averaged 12.7 points per game, made 5.4 rebounds and 2.7 assists. In 2015, he was included in the second all-American national team of the NCAA.
In July 2015, Brogdon participated in the training camp of the US basketball team and also represented the United States at the Pan American Games in Toronto, where his team managed to win a bronze medal.
During the last year of college (season 2015-2016), Brogdon was included in the list of 35 nominees for the Naismith prize for the best player of the year among students and also earned numerous awards. These include the Atlantic Coast Conference Basketball Player of the Year Award and the NCAA 1st All-National Team Award. Number 15, under which Malcolm Brogdon played for his college, was withdrawn from circulation on February 20, 2017.
Milwaukee Bucks (2016 -present)
On June 23, 2016, Brogdon was selected in the NBA Draft at No. 36 by the Milwaukee Bucks Team. On July 30, the player officially signed a contract with the team.
Brogdon played his first game for the Bucks on October 26, 2016, chalking up 8 points against Charlotte Hornets and making 5 rebounds and 5 assists in 21 minutes. November 1, he earned 14 points and made 4 steals in a winning game against the New Orleans Pelicans. On December 23, while playing with Washington, Brogdon, in 29 minutes on the floor, realized all 7 shots, earning 17 points, and also made 7 assists.
On December 31, Malcolm Brogdon made his first triple-double of his career, which consisted of 15 points, 12 assists and 11 rebounds, in a match against the Chicago Bulls. On January 8, 2017, in a game against Wizards, Brogdon reached his best score for points per game - 22. On January 25, he was called to the NBA rookie match as a player in the US team.
On March 29, Brogdon helped his team defeat Boston players by earning 16 points and 9 assists. 2 minutes and 46 seconds before the end of the match, his 6 decisive points and 2 assists reflected the Celtics spurt. At the end of his first season, he was professionally included in1st NBA rookie team 2017. On June 26, 2017, the NBA Rookie of the Year was declared the NBA Rookie of the Year at the awards ceremony, thus becoming the first player since 1966 to be honored with this award after being selected in the second round of the draft.
Malcolm was born on December 11, 1992, in Atlanta, Georgia. Malcolm's father, Mitchell, works as a lawyer; and mother, Jann Adams is a former chairman of the psychology department of one of Atlanta's colleges. Brogdon's mother and father divorced when the boy was 11 years old. Malcolm has two older brothers, Gino and John.Background Check Malcolm Brogdon with GoLookUp!