Ben Gordon

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  • Birth Name: Benjamin Gordon
  • Birth Place: London, England
  • Profession: Pro basketball player
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Fast Facts

  • Born in London to Jamaican parents, and moved to the U.S. shortly after his birth.
  • Led the Connecticut Huskies to the 2004 NCAA Basketball Championship. 
  • Was drafted with the third overall pick in the 2004 NBA Draft by the Chicago Bulls.
  • Named the NBA's 2005 Sixth Man of the Year. He was the first rookie ever to win the award.
  • Represented the U.S. in the 2003 Pan American Games.
  • In 2007, scored over 40 points twice in one week in games that he was not in the starting lineup.

College

  • University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States (2004)

Details

  • Birth Name: Benjamin Gordon
  • Birth Place: London, England
  • Profession: Pro basketball player