Karl-Anthony Towns

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Birthday
15, 1995
Birthplace
Piscataway, NJ
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
15, 1995 (age 23)
Birthplace
Piscataway, NJ

About

Forward who was named NBA Rookie of the Year in 2016 after being selected first overall in the 2015 NBA Draft by the Minnesota Timberwolves. He made his first NBA All-Star Team in 2018. 

Before Fame

At St. Joseph High School, he twice recorded the rare quadruple double, achieving double-digit numbers in points, rebounds, assists, and blocks. He played for the Dominican Republic national team as a sixteen-year-old.

Trivia

He played one season of college basketball at the University of Kentucky, helping the team win 38 straight games before losing to University of Wisconsin in the Final Four. 

Family Life

He was born to Karl Towns Sr. and Jacqueline Cruz. His father was a basketball player at Monmouth University. He began dating model Kawa Andrade.

Associated With

He was coached by John Calipari on the Dominican Republic national team and at Kentucky.