Friday, June 27, 2014

Fil-Am Jordan Clarkson Drafted by Los Angeles Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers drafted Fil-Am Jordan Clarkson with the 46th overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft. The 6'5 point guard whose a mother is a Filipino is a junior player in Missouri. In his season at their college Jordan averaged almost 18 points per game, 3 assist and 1 steals in 35 games.

The long wait finally finished for the Basketball fans here in the Philippines. Another Filipino got his chance to play in NBA and bring a pride for the Philippines. We cant wait to see him playing with the LA Lakers this coming season. The promising kid will play with veteran Steve Nash who can help him to improve his game. 

The 46th overall point guard was selected by the Lakers from the Washington Wizard. Jordan has the 6'8 wings span and speed is really amazing. Now we can say that there's really a Filipino NBA Player that we can all be proud of. Pinoy Pride!