Jarrell Brantley is an American professional basketball player who plays as a power forward for the American professional basketball team, the Utah Jazz who competes in the National Basketball Association. Besides this, he also has an active two-way contract with the American basketball team, the Salt Lake City Stars who compete in the NBA G League which is National Basketball Association’s official minor league basketball organization.
|Full Name||Jarrell Isaiah Brantley|
|Date Of Birth||June 7, 1996|
|Birth Place||Charleston, South Carolina, United States|
|Siblings||Jamal Brantley( Brother)
|Net Worth||$1 million to $5 million|
He started his professional basketball career when he was selected as the 50th pick in the second round of the NBA draft of the year 2019 by the American professional basketball team, the Indiana Pacers. Jarrell Brantley gave his professional debut in the year 2019 and has since won numerous honors like being inducted in the All-NBA G League First Team in the year 2020.
How was Jarrell’s childhood?
Jarrell Brantley’s full name is Jarrell Isaiah Brantley. He was born on 7 June 1996 in Charleston, South Carolina to a mother whose name is Priscilla Brantley and to a father whose name is Darrell Brantley. He was born and raised alongside his elder brother whose name is Jamal Brantley and his younger sister whose name is Diamond Brantley in South Carolina by his parents. Besides this, he is currently 24 years old with the zodiac sign of Gemini.
Nationality and Physical Stats
Jarrell Brantley holds an American nationality and belongs to the African American ethnicity. Unfortunately, there is no information available regarding the basketball player’s religious views and religious background at the moment. However, it is assumed that he is a Christian as he studied in a Christian school during his school days. Besides this, he stands at a height of 6 feet and 5 inches (1.96m/196cms) and weighs around 113kgs (250lbs). In addition to this, he has an athletic body physique with a pair of black-colored eyes and black-colored hair.
Jarrell Brantley studied and completed his schooling from the Ridge View High School, a comprehensive public high school located in Columbia, South Carolina. Moreover, he also studied in the Montrose Christian School, a Christian school located in North Bethesda, Maryland. For further studies, he studied and completed his studies at the College of Charleston in the year 2019. He was interested in basketball from a young age and he actively participated in basketball events during his college days.
How did Jarrell start his career?
Jarrell Brantley gave his debut with the Charleston Cougars in the year 2015. In his freshman season of 2015-2016, he played a total of 31 games in which he scored 11.7 points per game and provided 1.3 assists per game. Likewise, in his sophomore season of 2016-2017, he played a total of 35 games and scored 14.2 points per game, and provided 1.2 assists per game. Moreover, in his junior season of 2017-2018, he played a total of 24 matches in which he scored 17.3 points per game and provided 1.7 assists per game.
Furthermore, in his senior season of 2018-2019, he played a total of 33 games in which he scored 19.4 points per game and provided 2.4 assists per game. With this, he completed his college career with a total of 123 games played and 15.6 points scored per game with 1.7 assists per game to his name.
Jarrell Brantley was selected as the 50th pick in the second round of the NBA draft of the year 2019 by the American professional basketball club, the Indiana Pacers but was traded with another professional basketball team, the Utah Jazz. He gave his debut performance with the Utah Jazz in the 2019-2020 season where he appeared for a total of 9 regular-season games. In these games, he scored a total of 2.7 points per game and provided a total of 1.2 assists per game. Moreover, he also appeared in the 2020 playoffs with the Utah Jazz in which he played a total of 2 games. During these games, he scored 0.5 points per game and provided 1 assist per game.
Salt Lake City Stars
Jarrell Brantley is also associated with the basketball team, the Salt Lake City Stars who compete in the NBA G League and he made his debut appearance in a match against the Maine Red Claws where he scored 28 points and provided five assists. Similarly, he also played with the Salt Lake City Stars against the Texas Legends where he scored 26 points and provided 8 assists to win the match with the final score of 112-108.
Awards and Achievements
Jarrell Brantley was awarded the CAA Rookie of the Year award and was also inducted in the third team of All-CAA in the year 2016. In the year 2017, his name was inducted into the CAA All-Defensive team and in the second team of All-CAA. Likewise, he was inducted into the second team of All-CAA for the second time in his career in the year 2018 and in the first team of All-CAA in the year 2019. In addition to this, his name was also inducted in the All-Rookie team of the NBA G League and in the first team of the All-NBA G League.
Jarrell Brantley is active on social media platforms. His official Instagram account (@jstuntbrantley) has over 9 thousand followers and his official Twitter account (@jstuntbrantley) has over 4.2 thousand followers.
Jarrell Brantley is involved in a romantic relationship with his partner who’s name is Alisha Sweatt. The couple was blessed with a baby daughter whose name has not been disclosed on 2 January.
Jarrell Brantley earns mostly from his professional basketball career and also through brand endorsements. His official merchandise can be bought from the official website of Fanarch (www.fanarch.com/collections/jarrell-brantley). As of the year 2021, he has an estimated net worth from anywhere around $1 million to $5 million.