DeAndre Jordan is developing into one of the premier defensive Centres in NBA; now in his 9th season for the Los Angeles Clippers. He has 1 NBA All-Star singlet to his name, as well as 2 NBA All-Defensive First Team campaigns and was the Rebounds leader for 2 seasons. He was the 35th overall pick in the 2008 Draft, and almost signed with the Warriors, before the Clippers chose to keep him, following a $43 Million, 4-year contract offer, facilitated by matching the deal.
Jordan attended Texas A&M College, after growing up in Humble, Texas; he had a fine college career, where he was chosen in teams such as the Big 12 All-Rookie Team and the Third Team Parade All-American. He was part of the U-19 United States team who won Silver, in Novi Sad in 2007, then impressively won Gold with the Dream Team in Rio De Janeiro.
DeAndre Jordan Religion
Jordan is an active Christian, who frequently prays, and is quoted as saying: “I know my relationship with Christ, and I know what he has done for me, and that is what I live on”. He has a tattoo of the scripture, Matthew 5:4-5, on his chest and a cross on his left arm, and another large tattoo of the Serenity Prayer on his right arm, as well as another spiritual tattoo on his stomach.
DeAndre Jordan Political Views
It does not appear as though DeAndre has any public political disposition, as he is busily utilizing his skill in basketball, and praising his lord, as a devout Christian.
DeAndre Jordan Hobbies
DeAndre enjoys video gaming in his free time, and also chewing gum, listing 5 Gum as his favourite. He has a 5 Gum branded computer chair, supplied by the company. He has a love of Tupac and was distracted once when interviewed when he heard the music of Tupac in the background.
Jordan has a huge following on Instagram, with a whopping 2.1 Million followers, and well over 1 Million followers on Twitter. He is very passionate about being an American and has tweeted reminders to fans that they must stand for the national anthem, from the NBA Commissioner’s’ twitter account. He often makes comments on Twitter, encouraging others or attempting to inspire.
Due to his birthday being 21st July he is a Cancer.
Who Is DeAndre Jordan Dating?
It appears as though Jordan is single at this point in time. He has had a relationship with Anara Atanes in the past; though the British model, as stunning as she is, has been in relationships with a host of professional sportsmen, including French Footballer Samir Nasri, English Footballer, Darren Bent and Swedish Golfer Fredrik Ljungberg. Also, last year it was rumoured that singer Meghan Trainor and Jordan were dating, but these have since fizzled.