Who is Jordan Clarkson? Is he really dating the Kardashians’ second youngest sister? Below, we round up 7 facts you should know about Kendall Jenner’s rumoured new boyfriend.
1. Clarkson plays basketball for the Los Angeles Lakers.
Clarkson may now be associated with the Google search term, “Kendall Jenner new boyfriend.” But he was quite famous even before that. He has been part of the popular NBA team for a few years now. According to Hollywood Life, he even skipped his senior year in college to enter the NBA Draft two years ago. He was the 46th overall pick that year and was originally selected to play with the Washington Wizards. But he was later traded to the Lakers.
2. He is both a point guard and shooting guard.
According to Hollywood Life, Clarkson is “an overall dynamic player.” He is reportedly skilled at both scoring baskets and leading his team in assists and steals.
3. He is part Asian, part African American.
His father, Mike Clarkson, is African-American. His mother, Annette Davis, is half Filipino.
4. He is quite stylish.
According to Hollywood Life, his Instagram page is “FULL of snaps of [him] looking super stylish.”
5. Jenner is not the first Victoria’s Secret angel he dated.
Clarkson might be Kendall Jenner new boyfriend right now. But she is not the first supermodel the NBA player has dated. In a separate report, Hollywood Life said his exes include Victoria’s Secret angel Chanel Iman.
6. He also dated one of Justin Bieber’s former flings.
According to the gossip news site, Clarkson also hooked up with model Chantel Jeffries.
7. Clarkson is crazy about Jenner.
She might not be his first, but Clarkson is really into Jenner. “He’s really into her,” a source told People. “They keep things low-key when they’re in public, but in private they’re very much together and affectionate.”