Stephen Jackson Bio

(Basketball player)

Relationship Statistics of Stephen Jackson

What is Stephen Jackson marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Single
How many children does Stephen Jackson have ? (name):One
Is Stephen Jackson gay ?: No

More about the relationship

Talking about a present relationship of Stephen Jackson, he is possibly single. Previously he was in a relationship with Imani Showalter but they broke up just an hour before their wedding.

The couple has been blessed with one child. Being a celebrity, his personal stuff is always a matter of discussion and interest to the public. Due to lack of information, his fans are curious to know more about him.

 

Who is Stephen Jackson?

Tall and handsome Stephen Jackson is a well-known retired American basketball player who has been playing basketball since his high school. He won NBA Championship as a member of the San Antonio Spurs in 2013.

Stephen Jackson: Early Life, Childhood, and Education

Born as Stephen Jesse Jackson in Port Arthur, Texas on 5 April 1978. He was raised by his mother Judyette as a single parent working two jobs. He is of African-American ethnicity and has an American nationality.

For his schooling, he joined Abraham Lincoln High School in Port Arthur, Texas but later transferred to Oak Hill Academy in Mouth of Wilson, Virginia.

He attended Butler County Community College of El Dorado, Kansas for a semester and didn’t play basketball there.  He used to work at his grandmother restaurant and at the age of 16, his half-brother passed away after being beaten.

Stephen Jackson: Career, Salary, and Net Worth

Reflecting on career journey of Stephen Jackson, he was selected by Phoenix Suns in 1997 NBA draft but haven’t got an opportunity to perform. After leaving Suns he joined Continental Basketball Association (CBA) and started his journey.

He has been active in the sports field since 1997 and left playing in 2014. He started playing for the New Jersey Nets from 2000 but soon left the team in 2001.

He joined San Antonio Spurs in the year of 2001 where he became the key member appearing Ion 80 games. He became a free agent in 2003 and signed a two-year contract with Atlanta Hawks.

He was traded to Indiana Pacers for Al Harrington signing a 6-year contract with $38.3 million. On 6 October 2006, he along with three members from Pacers were involved in an argument at a strip club ‘Club Rio’ where he was punched and hit by a car.

As an act of self-defense, he fired several gunshots from a 9-mm pistol which charged him with criminal recklessness and he missed several games due to his legal problems. On 17 January 2008, he was traded to Golden State Warriors where he was made team captain during

He started playing for the New Jersey Nets from 2000 but soon left the team in 2001. He joined San Antonio Spurs in the year of 2001 where he became the key member appearing  Ion 80 games.

He became a free agent in 2003 and signed a two-year contract with Atlanta Hawks. He was traded to Indiana Pacers for Al Harrington signing a 6-year contract with $38.3 million.

On 6 October 2006, he along with three members from Pacers were involved in an argument at a strip club ‘Club Rio’ where he was punched and hit by a car.

As an act of self-defense, he fired several gunshots from a 9-mm pistol which charged him with criminal recklessness and he missed several games due to his legal problems.

On 17 January 2008, he was traded to Golden State Warriors where he was made team captain during the 2007-8 season.  On 16 November 209, he was traded to Charlotte Bobcats where he played for the team till 2011 and got traded to Milwaukee Bucks on 23 June 2011.

He was traded back to Golden State Warriors on 13 March 2012 and without playing a single game he was traded back to Spurs.

He left Spurs and joined Los Angeles Clippers in December 2013, soon to leave the team in January 2014. On 22 July 2015, he retired from NBA.

Besides his NBA career, he is also an artist who has released a rap mixtape ‘What’s A Lockout?’. His success in career path has paid him well financially making his net worth estimated to be $25 million.

Stephen Jackson: Rumors and Controversy

Stephen Jackson and his formal team San Antonio Spurs were criticized by sports media for miscalculating the NBA market. No major controversy has enveloped him.

Stephen Jackson: Body Measurements

His height is 6 feet and 8 inches and weight is 100 kg. He has black eyes and hair.

Stephen Jackson: Social Media Profile

He has 41.8k Twitter followers. He has  67k followers on Facebook.  137k fans are with him on Instagram.

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