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Kenneth Faried

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Birthday
19, 1989
Birthplace
Newark, NJ
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
19, 1989 (age 29)
Birthplace
Newark, NJ

About

Former star of Morehead State University's basketball team who joined the NBA's Denver Nuggets in 2011. He earned the nickname "The Manimal" due to his beastly presence on the court.

Before Fame

He led his Morehead State team to the Ohio Valley Conference championship, giving them a NCAA tournament berth, and along the way, he set an NCAA record for career rebounds.

Trivia

He quickly became the Nuggets' starting forward and finished third in Rookie of the Year voting after the 2011-12 season.

Family Life

He has a daughter named Kyra with former partner Rebekah McCarty. 

Associated With

His 1,673 rebounds during his college years broke Tim Duncan's previous record of 1,570.