Kelly Oubre Jr. Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Kelly Oubre Jr. Quick Info
Height 6 ft 7 in
Weight 100 kg
Date of Birth December 9, 1995
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Eye Color Green

Kelly Oubre Jr. is an American professional basketball player who has played for the Phoenix Suns of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He has also played for teams like Washington Wizards and Kansas Jayhawks. Moreover, he was selected by the Atlanta Hawks with the 15th overall pick in the 2015 NBA draft.

Born Name

Kelly Oubre Jr.

Nick Name

Wave Papi, Shot

Kelly Oubre Jr. in December 2016
Kelly Oubre Jr. in December 2016 (Keith Allison / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Sun Sign

Sagittarius

Born Place

New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Nationality

American

Education

Kelly Oubre Jr. studied at Edward Hynes Elementary School (later known as Hynes Charter School). After that, he got enrolled at the George Bush High School in Fort Bend, Texas, and then transferred to Findlay Prep located in Henderson, Nevada for his senior season. He also played with the University of KansasKansas Jayhawks in 2014-15

Occupation

Professional Basketball Player

Family

  • Father – Kelly Oubre Sr.
  • Mother – Tonya Coleman (formerly Oubre)

Manager

Kelly Oubre Jr. is managed by James Jones.

Position

Small forward

Shirt Number

  • Washington Wizards – 12
  • Phoenix Suns – 3

Build

Athletic

Kelly Oubre Jr. pictured during the 2014 McDonald's All-American Boys Game
Kelly Oubre Jr. pictured during the 2014 McDonald’s All-American Boys Game (TonyTheTiger / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Height

6 ft 7 in or 200.5 cm

Weight

100 kg or 220.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Kelly Oubre Jr. has dated –

  1. Jasmine Sanders (2019) – He went out with the German-American model and fashion influencer Jasmine Sanders for a short while in 2019.
  2. Shylyn

Race / Ethnicity

Black

Hair Color

Black

Eye Color

Green

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Towering height
  • Pierced ears and nose
  • Tattooed body
Kelly Oubre Jr. with the Wizards in April 2017 during the NBA playoffs
Kelly Oubre Jr. with the Wizards in April 2017 during the NBA playoffs (Keith Allison / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Kelly Oubre Jr. Facts

  1. During some of his initial childhood years, he lived with his family in the Magnolia public housing project. They later shifted to the Eastover section of New Orleans.
  2. After Hurricane Katrina caused destruction in New Orleans in 2005, his family relocated to Richmond, Texas.
  3. Kelly Oubre Jr. played for 3 Milne Boys Home (later known as New Orleans Recreation Development Commission) basketball teams during his time at Edward Hynes Elementary School.
  4. He was named “Big 12 Newcomer of the Week” twice as a freshman at Kansas Jayhawks in 2014-15. In addition to that, he also received the All-Newcomer Team honors.
  5. He declared for the NBA draft on April 1, 2015.
  6. After being selected by the Atlanta Hawks in the 2015 NBA draft, Kelly Oubre Jr.’s draft rights were traded to the Washington Wizards.
  7. In a match against New Orleans Pelicans, he scored a career-high 15 rebounds alongside 14 points and four blocks in a 139–132 overtime win for his side.
  8. In March 2020, he underwent successful arthroscopic surgery for the torn meniscus in his right knee.

Featured Image by Keith Allison / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0

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