JaMychal Green is an American professional basketball player who plays as a power forward for the Memphis Grizzlies of the NBA. He played college basketball for Alabama. He also played for the San Antonio Spurs.
He scored more than 2,500 points in his high school career, He also won many awards in his high school career, including 2008 McDonald's All-American, 2008 Alabama Mr. Basketball, a three-time Alabama Sportswriters Association "Player of the Year" (2006, 2007 and 2008). After going undrafted in the 2012 NBA draft, he joined the San Antonio Spurs for the 2012 NBA Summer League, On October 22, 2012, he signed with the Spurs but was waived just 4 days later. He faced a similar fate with the Clippers and with the Spurs again later on.
Green returned to the NBA, signing a 10-day contract with the Memphis Grizzlies on February 2, 2015. He signed a second 10-day contract with the Grizzlies on February 19, and then a multi-year contract on March 2. On December 8, 2016, Green grabbed a career-high 18 rebounds in an 88–86 win over the Portland Trail Blazers. On February 4, 2017, he scored a career-high 29 points in a 107–99 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves.