An American previous expert basketball player is named for Stephen Jackson. He played 14 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA) with the New Jersey Nets, Indiana Pacers, Golden State Warriors, Milwaukee Bucks, Charlotte Bobcats, San Antonio Spurs, and Los Angeles Clippers. With Spurs, he won an NBA championship in 2003. He likewise discharged a rap mixtape entitled “What’s a Lockout?” facilitated by DJ Scream of Maybach Music Group under the alias Stak5 in December 2011. On 22nd July 2015, he declared his retirement after his long profession in ball. He is at present host for the computerized video digital video podcast “All the smoke with Matt Barnes and Stephen Jackson” which is available on Showtime Basketball’s Youtube platform and other audio outlets such as Itunes and Spotify.

Stephen Jackson Bio, Age

On fifth April 1978, Stephen Jackson was brought into the world with the original name/genuine name of Stephen Jesse Jackson. His origination/old neighborhood is in Port Arthur, Texas, the USA. He holds an American nationality and his ethnicity is American-African. His race is dark. Starting in 2020, he commended his 42nd birthday. He was raised by his mom, Judyette, a solitary parent who maintained two sources of income. There is no data about his dad. At 16 years old, Jackson’s stepbrother Donald Buckner passed on at 25 years of age from head wounds subsequent to being ambushed. He worked in his granddad’s soul restaurant in Port Arthur, where he would wash dishes and bus tables as a teenager. As per his education, he attended Abraham Lincoln High School before transferring to Oak Hill Academy (Virginia), where he earned All-America honors in 1996. He was the leading scorer in the 1996 McDonald’s All-American Boys Game, on a team that included Kobe Bryant, Jermaine O’Neal, and Tim Thomas. He attended Butler County Community College of El Dorado, Kansas for one semester but did not play basketball there. His Zodiac sign is Aries and his religion is Christian.

What is the Height of Stephen Jackson?

He has a height of 6 feet and 8 inches and weighs around 100 kg. His hair color is black and he has black eyes.

Stephen Jackson Career

Stephen Jackson was chosen 42nd in general in the 1997 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns, yet he didn’t get a chance to play, as he was postponed by the group on October 30.  He saw activity in six games with the La Crosse Bobcats more than two on-and-slow times of year in the Continental Basketball Association (CBA), in which he averaged 2.7 points in 12.7 minutes per game. Moreover, he played four games in 1998 with the Sydney Kings in Australia’s National Basketball League. He additionally played expertly in Venezuela and the Dominican Republic.

In the 1999 season in Venezuela, he played 48 games and averaged 22.8 points (third in the league), 3.9 assists, and 3 steals per game, shooting 42.6% from three (second in the league). He played in the Latin American nations, with the Dominican Republic groups San Carlos and Pueblo Nuevo and Venezuelan Marinos throughout the spring and summer of 2000.  He didn’t play a NBA game until the 2000-01 season with the New Jersey Nets, formally esteemed his freshman season. For the New Jersey Nets, he showed up in 77 games (counting 40 beginnings), in which he averaged 8.2 points per game. He was chosen to play in the Schick Rookie Game at the 2001 All-Star Weekend, in which he tallied 8 points, 5 rebounds, 4 assists, and 3 steals in the contest.

Before the 2001-2002 NBA season, he was marked by the San Antonio Spurs. He was hampered by injuries and team expectations in 2001, missing an aggregate of 45 games.  His season averages were 3.9 points and 1.1 rebounds, logging approximately 9.9 minutes per game. He turned into a key individual from the Spurs during the 2002-2003 season by showing up in 80 games (58 beginnings), his season averages were 11.8 points, 3.6 rebounds, and 2.3 assists in 28.2 minutes per game. He likewise end up being an indispensable resource and helped the Spurs win their second NBA title, averaging 12.8 points per game during the playoffs – the team’s 3rd leading scorer.

Stephen Jackson, 2003 season with the spurs.
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Caption: Stephen Jackson, 2003 season with the spurs.

He turned into a free agent in 2003 during the offseason and expected to parlay his success with the Spurs into a long-term contract.  He then consented to a 2-year contract with the Atlanta Hawks and enrolled his best proficient season to date where he set up season averages of 18.1 points, 4.6 rebounds, and 3.1 assists per game in 80 total games (78 starts). He scored a career-best 42 points. In the 29 games following the All-Star Break, Jackson averaged 24.0 points, 5.5 rebounds, 3.5 assists, and 2.2 steals per game. During this stretch, he was the NBA’s 6th leading scorer on 12th March.  He was traded to the Indiana Pacers for a power forward Al Harrington (who finished 2nd place in Sixth Man of the Year voting), after signing a 6-year, $38.3 million contracts following 2003-2004 NBA season.

During his first season as an individual from the Indiana Pacers in the 2004-2005 NBA season, he counted averages of 18.7 points, 4.9 rebounds, and 2.3 assists per game. He was engaged with one of the most controversial incidents in NBA history known as Malice at the Palace, where he was involved in a brawl with fans in the stands at The Palace of Auburn Hills in 2004 due to which he was suspended for 30 games without pay. Additionally, he was even put waiting on the post-trial process for a year, fined $250K, and requested to undergo anger management classes along with community service.

In the 2005-06 NBA season, he appeared in 81 games for the Pacers, averaging 16.4 points, 3.9 rebounds, and 2.8 assists per game. He served a seven-game suspension toward the start of the 2007-08 NBA season as a Warrior for his legitimate problems. On seventeenth January 2007, the Pacers dealt him to the Golden State Warriors in a blockbuster eight-player trade. He registered 29 points, 7 rebounds, 4 assists, and 5 steals in his Warriors debut, January 20, 2007, versus the Cleveland Cavaliers. He finished the series with per-game averages of 22.8 points, 4.5 rebounds, 3.7 assists, and 2.0 steals.

On 22nd July 2015, he announced his retirement after his long career in basketball.  In 2017, he joined the BIG3 basketball league, playing alongside Chauncey Billups and head coach Charles Oakley with the Killer 3’s.

Steven Jackson dribbling the ball.
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Caption: Steven Jackson dribbling the ball.

Who is Stephen Jackson Married to?

Stephen Jackson is married to Renata Elizabeth White. They were married since 2009. Then on February 16, 2020, he asked for the divorce to be dismissed after reconciling. Eventually, he changed his mind, reaching a confidential settlement with his ex.

What is the Net Worth of Stephen Jackson?

As of 2020, he has a net worth of $20 million dollars.

Is Stephen Jackson active on Instagram?

Stephen Jackson is active on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. He has 809k followers on his Instagram account and has 71k followers on his Twitter account. Likewise, he has more than 74k followers on his Facebook page.

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Facts of Stephen Jesse Jackson

  • Gender Male
  • full nameStephen Jesse Jackson
  • nicknamesJackson
  • birthplacePort Arthur, Texas, United States
  • Date of Birth April 05, 1978
  • Age 43 years 7 months
  • Horoscope Aries
  • Lucky Number 7
  • Lucky Stone Diamond
  • Lucky Color Red
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo
  • ethnicity / ethnic backgroundBlack
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristian
  • net worth$20 million
  • professionFormer Basketball Player
  • weight100 Kg
  • height6 feet 8 inches
  • hair colorBlack
  • eye colorBlack

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