Gerald Green

Basketball Player

Birthday January 26, 1986

Birth Sign Aquarius

Birthplace Houston, TX

Age 37 years old

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Journeyman guard/forward who was selected 18th overall by the Boston Celtics in 2005, then went on to play for the Minnesota Timberwolves, Indiana Pacers, and Phoenix Suns amongst other teams.

Before Fame

He began playing basketball only in his sophomore year at Gulf Shores Academy High School in Houston, Texas.


He was one of the last players to enter the NBA directly from high school; a collective bargaining agreement enacted by the league restricted draft picks to wait at least until age 19 after finishing high school.

Family Life

His second cousin is fellow NBA player Danny Green. He has three sons, Geremiah, Julius, and Silas. He is married to Deja Hiott.

Associated With

He won the 2007 NBA Slam Dunk Contest and was runner up to Dwight Howard the following year.