Kendrick Perkins

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Birthday
10, 1984
Birthplace
Nederland, TX
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
10, 1984 (age 34)
Birthplace
Nederland, TX

About

NBA center known for his tough defense. He played for the Boston Celtics from 2003 to 2011, winning an NBA Championship with the team in 2008. From 2015 to 2016, he played for the New Orleans Pelicans. 

Before Fame

He helped lead Clifton J. Ozen High School's basketball team to a Texas state championship and four district championships; he averaged 27.5 points, 16.4 rebounds and 7.8 blocks his senior year.

Trivia

He was selected 27th overall in the 2003 NBA Draft by the Memphis Grizzlies, then traded immediately after the selection to the Celtics.

Family Life

He married Vanity Alpough in 2009. They have one son, Kendrick Perkins II.

Associated With

He was teammates with Kevin Garnett on the Celtics.