Hometown: Saginaw, MI
The 14th overall pick in the 2019 BIG3 Draft, Jason Richardson enters in his first season with the BIG3.
Born in Saginaw, Michigan, Richardson was a McDonald’s All-American and Mr. Basketball of Michigan before attending Michigan State University.
At Michigan State, Richardson would become an NCAA champion and consensus second-team All American. After two seasons with Michigan State, Richardson declared for the NBA draft and would become the fifth pick in the 2001 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors.
Richardson would go on to play 14 seasons in the NBA with the Warriors, Bobcats, Suns, Magic and 76ers. He was a two-time Slam-Dunk champion, named to the All-Rookie team. As an NBA player, Richardson has totaled 14,644 points, 4,265 rebounds, and 2,284 assists.