Tall and handsome Arron Afflalo is a well-known professional American basketball player. He is best known as a player from Sacramento Kings wearing a jersey number 40. He plays from shooting guard as well as small forward position.
Birth Facts, Family and Childhood
Arron was born on 15 October 1985, in Los Angeles, California. He is of African- American ethnicity and has an American nationality. The son of Benjamin Afflalo and Gwendolyn Washington was born. His birth name is Arron Agustin Afflalo. He has a younger sister named Paris and they both were raised together.
He studied at Centennial High School and attended UCLA. He was named the West Regional’s Most Outstanding Player in the 2007 NCAA Tournament.
Professional Life and Career
Talking about career journey of Arron Afflalo, he has been active in the professional basketball game since 2007 and he is still engaged in it. He started playing basketball professionally after being selected by Detroit Pistons in the 2007 NBA draft.
During NBA All-Star Weekend in Phoenix, he helped the team to its second victory in three years at the Shooting Stars Competition.On 13 July 2009, he was traded to Denver Nuggets with some cash. After playing some years from the Nuggets, he was traded to Orlando Magic on 10 August 2012.
He recorded his career high 43 points against a match with Philadelphia 76ers on 3 December 2013. On 26 June 2014, he was again traded back to the Nuggets in exchange for Evan Fournier. On 19 February 2015, he was traded to Portland Trail Blazers but soon became a free agent and joined New York Knicks.
On 9 July 2015, he signed a one-year contract with the Knicks reuniting with his former Nuggets teammate Carmelo Anthony.After playing for a year and becoming a free agent, he signed with Sacramento Kings on 8 July 2016. Since then he has been playing from the Kings wearing a jersey number 40.
Salary and Net Worth
He has a net worth of $42 million and his salary is 2.329 million USD.
Rumors and Controversy
Except for his trade rumor, he hasn’t been in other rumor but he suffered a controversy when he refused to go in a game.
Arron has a height of 6 feet 4 inches and weighs 98 kg. His hair color is black and eye color is dark brown. His shoe size is unknown.
Social Media Profile
Arron is not active on social media. He does not use Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.