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Antawn Jamison

Born: Jun 12, 1976

Birthplace: Shreveport

Profession: Basketball player

Nationality: United States

Antawn Jamison

Date of Birth : Jun 12, 1976
Birth Place : Shreveport

Antawn Cortez Jamison is a retired American professional basketball player who is currently a sports analyst. He last played for the Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association. He played college basketball for the North Carolina Tar Heels, when he was named national player of the year in 1998. He was selected by the Toronto Raptors in the first round with the fourth overall pick of the 1998 NBA draft before being traded to the Golden State Warriors for former Tar Heel teammate Vince Carter. Jamison was named to the NBA All-Rookie Team with the Warriors. During his career, Jamison has been a two-time All-Star and has won the NBA Sixth Man of the Year Award. He was a member of the USA National Team for the 2006 FIBA World Championships. After retiring from playing, he became an analyst for Time Warner Cable SportsNet in Los Angeles.

Profession


  • Basketball player

Also known as


  • Antawn Cortez Jamison

Parents


  • Albert Jamison
  • Kathy Jamison

Spouse


  • Ione Rucker Jamison

Children


  • Antawn Jamison Jr.
  • Kathryn Elizabeth Jamison
  • Alexis Jamison
  • Rucker Jamison

Awards Won


  • NBA Sixth Man of the Year Award
  • John R. Wooden Award
  • Best Male College Basketball Player ESPY Award
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