LaMarcus Aldridge

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Birthday
19, 1985
Birthplace
Dallas, TX
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
19, 1985 (age 31)
Birthplace
Dallas, TX

About

NBA power forward who played in four straight All-Star games with the Portland Trail Blazers from 2012 to 2015. He spent his first nine NBA seasons in Portland, then signed with the San Antonio Spurs in 2015.

Before Fame

He decided to go to college at the University of Texas instead of making himself available for the NBA draft straight out of high school after a conversation with Shaquille O'Neal.

Trivia

In 2013, he was named the Portland Trail Blazers team captain and he responded by leading the team to one of the best records in the Western Conference during the 2013-14 season.

Family Life

He had a son named Jaylen Lea Aldridge in April, 2009 and another one named LaMarcus Jr. in 2011.

Associated With

He was teammates with guard/forward Brandon Roy on the Trail Blazers.