After engineering one of the most decorated college careers in recent history, Jalen became an early entry candidate for the draft following his junior year at Villanova. The Dallas Mavericks drafted Jalen as the 33rd overall pick in the 2018 NBA Draft. Since his rookie year, Jalen has been a consistent and reliable player for the Mavs. His overall averages steadily improving each season.
In his third season, Jalen finished top-5 in Sixth Man of the Year voting after registering 12.6 points and 3.5 assists per game. Brunson’s fourth season has yet to disappoint. His current averages include 16.3 points, 5.4 assists, and 3.8 rebounds per game. He has played his way into the starting lineup and is consistently instrumental in the Maverick‘s recent success.
Jalen’s work ethic embodies the epitome of hard work, discipline and dedication. He understands the value of opportunity and is determined. His readiness meets opportunity each and every time he steps on the court, a key to being successful in the NBA. Jalen’s mantra: “The Magic is In the Work” reinforces his commitment to being the best player he can be at every level, every day.