The article answers the questions of who is Klay Thompson? and Who are Klay Thompson parents?
Who is Klay Thompson?
Klay Alexander Thompson is an American Professional Basketball player and he plays for the Golden State Warriors in the National Basket Association(NBA).
Klay Thompson was born on 8th August,1990 in Los Angeles. He graduated from Santa Margarita Catholic High school.
The player is a four-time NBA champion with his team the Golden State Warriors.
Klay Thompson himself is five-time NBA All-star and he also boast of being a two time ALL -NBA-Third Team honoree.
Aside the gold medals that Klay Thompson won with the United States national team on their 2014 World Cup and the 2016 Olympic teams respectively, he was once named the NBA All-Defensive Second Team.
Klay Thompson came to the limelight when he was first selected by his team the Golden State Warriors during the 2011 NBA draft with a successful 11th overall pick.
Going straight to work, Klay Thompson together with fellow team mate Stephen Curry set a what was then a record in the NBA with 484 combined three pointers in the season.
They were given the nickname the Splash Brothers for their effort. Klay’s significant effort continue as he helped his team win their first NBA Championship since 1975.
Who are Klay Thompson parents?
Klay Thompson was born to Julie and Mychal Thompson.
Klay’s mother was a volley ball player who used to play in College for the famous University of Portland and University of San Francisco respectively.
Klay Thompson’s father, Mychal Thompson was the first overall pick of the 1978 NBA draft.
Mychal Thompson played College basketball with Washington State Cougars.He was the a two-time first team all conference selection in the Pac-10.