Jaylen Brown is an American professional basketball player for the Boston Celtics of the NBA, He played college basketball for the California Golden Bears, In 2016 he was named first-team All-Pac-12 and Pac-12 Freshman of the Year. He was selected 3rd overall by the Boston Celtics in the 2016 NBA draft. He can play as a Shooting Guard or a Small forward.
Brown won a 2014 FIBA Americas Championship gold medal as part of the USA Basketball Men's U18 National Team, he was always known for his athleticism
Brown had a productive rookie season with the Celtics, he helped them reach the Eastern Conference Finals and averaged 6.6 points, 2.8 rebounds, and 0.8 assists. He was also named in the NBA All-Rookie Second Team.
Brown's minutes increased in the 2017-18 season after an injury to Gordon Hayward early in the season and he showed his talent on the big stage by becoming the youngest player in Celtics history to score 30 or more points in a playoff game
In Game 4 of the 1st round of the 2018 NBA Playoffs, Brown scored a career-high 34 points in a 104-102 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks.