Jayson Christopher Tatum Sr. was born on 3 March 1998 in St. Louis, Missouri.
He is an American professional basketball player who plays as a small forward for Boston Celtics in the National Basketball Association (NBA).
While in high school in Missouri he was a McDonald’s All-American. Jayson before entering the 2017 NBA draft played collegiate basketball for the Duke Blue Devils. Boston Celtics selected him with the third overall pick.
Tatum who helped Boston Celtics reach the 2022 NBA Finals was adjudged the Most Valuable Player of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals. He is a three-time NBA All-Star.
Tatum is an Olympic gold medalist; he was on the U.S men’s Olympic basketball team at Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
He is a Christian and is endorsed by Subway and Gatorade.
Tatum is signed onto the Jordan Brand and is a spokesperson for Imo Pizza.
He wears the number 0 jersey at the Boston Celtics.
Jayson Tatum Siblings: Meet Brother Jaycob Tatum
Jaycob Tatum is Jayson Tatum’s immediate younger sibling. He has another sibling called Kayden who is seven years old.
He attended Christian Brothers College High School and has plans of earning a degree in sports medicine.
Jaycob played American football and basketball in high school.