Arron Agustin Afflalo (born October 15, 1985) is an American former professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the UCLA Bruins. As a junior, he was named a consensus All-American and was voted the player of the year in the Pac-12 Conference. After forgoing his senior year in college, Afflalo was selected in the first round of the 2007 NBA draft by the Detroit Pistons with the 27th overall pick.
Afflalo was born at the UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, California, only a few minutes’ walk from Pauley Pavilion, where the UCLA Bruins play their home games. His parents are Benjamin Afflalo and Gwendolyn Washington. He also has a younger sister named Paris.
As a senior in the 2003–04 season, Afflalo helped lead Centennial High School to a California Division III title.
Considered a five-star recruit by Rivals.com, Afflalo was listed as the No. 6 shooting guard and the No. 26 player in the nation in 2004.
A Hero in His Own Town : Jesse Robinson, Compton’s Favorite Resident, Honored by Park in His Name BY TERRY SPENCER DEC. 6, 1987 12 AM PT TIMES STAFF WRITER COMPTON — When Jesse Robinson was a young man establishing himself in Watts during the 1930s, it is unlikely the people of neighboring Compton could envision the day […]
Current Residence: Compton, CAHeight: 5’ 7”Weight: 160 lbsBirthday: February 12, 1994Birthplace: Harbor City, CAHome Golf Course: Navy Golf CourseCollege: California State University, NorthridgeTurned Pro: 2016
Joel Malcolm Davis (born December 29, 1993) is an American professional mixed martial artist and graduated folkstyle wrestler who currently competes in the welterweight division of Bellator MMA. As a wrestler at Notre Dame College, he was the only four-time undefeated NCAA Division II National Champion in history and one of the three to do so across all NCAA divisions. Wrestling career High school Born in Compton, California, Davis attended Santa […]