RJ Hampton is a young basketball player from Texas who was drafted into the NBA in 2020 by the Milwaukee Bucks. He was a round-1 pick and 24th overall. He was immediately traded and went to the New Orleans Pelicans who just a few hours later transferred him to Denver Nuggets.
Hampton is a point guard and has been touted to be a decent player in the upcoming season. He already has some championship experience as he won the FIBA U17 World Cup and the FIBA Americas U16 Championship.
|Birthday||February 7, 2001|
|Height||6 feet 5 inches (1.96 m)|
|Weight||185 lb (84 kg)|
|Profession||Basketballer in the NBA|
|Parents||Rod Hampton and Markita Hampton|
10 Facts About RJ Hampton
- RJ Hampton was born to parents Rod Hampton and Markita Hampton on February 7, 2001, and his age is 19 years old as of November 2020.
- He has a height of 6 feet 5 inches (196 cm) and her weight is 185 lb (84 kg).
- The star has remained secretive about his relationship and has also kept a low-key persona on his social media platform when it comes to his love life. He is possibly single in 2020 and is focused on his career.
- Talking about social media, he is immensely popular on Instagram and has over 540,000 followers on the platform. He calls himself Hamptime on his Instagram bio.
- Hampton is originally from Dallas, Texas, he is American by nationality and African-American by ethnicity.
- RJ is a basketball player and he has been drafted into the NBA, he was originally selected by the Milwaukee Bucks.
- However, he was immediately traded to the New Orleans Pelicans.
- He did not get a chance to play for the Pelicans as well because he was traded a few hours later to Denver Nuggets.
- Before getting drafted, RJ Hampton was a 5-star recruit in his high school and was playing for the New Zealand Breakers.
- As a matter of fact, RJ Hampton was rated a whopping 96 as a recruit.