MJ Walker is a professional basketball player from the United States. Additionally, MJ Walker is a rising star, currently playing for the Florida State Seminoles in the Atlantic Coast Conference. He also attended the Nike Hoop Summit in 2017.
James Michael “MJ” Walker Jr., better known as MJ Walker, was born March 28, 1998, in Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America. From now on he is 23 years old and he is a citizen of America. He also has the birth sign Aries and belongs to the Afro-American ethnic group.
Speaking of parents, he is the son of James Walker Sr. (father) and Jackie (mother). His mother also played women’s collegiate basketball for Hampton University. He also has an older sister named Amoni who plays for Miles College.
Speaking about his academic background, he graduated from Jonesboro High School. He also enrolled at Florida State University.
In his youth he played various sports. In the summer of 2016, he switched from soccer to basketball for his high school team. As a sophomore, he averages 7.5 points and 2.2 rebounds per game. At the end of his junior season, he was selected for an All-ACC Honorable Mention. As a senior, he earned Second Team All-ACC honors, averaging 12.2 points, 2.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game. After the season, he signed up for the 2021 NBA draft and waived the NCAA’s renewal of eligibility due to the COVID-19 epidemic.
He signed with the New York Knicks on August 202, 2021 but was released on October 16. He later joined the Westchester Knicks in October 2021 as an affiliate player. Additionally, he signed a 10-day COVID-19 hardship release agreement with Phoenix Suns on December 30, 2021. He played two games for the Suns that season. On January 9, 2022, he returned to and played for the Westchester Knicks. He also represented his country at the 2016 FIBA Americas U18 in Valdivia, Chile. He helped his team win the gold medal by averaging 2 points and 1.8 rebounds per game in four games.
Awards and net worth
So far, the basketball player has not received any major awards or recognitions in his profession. Additionally, Walker is working hard to get some of them, and we can expect him to get some of them in the near future.
Walker made a decent amount of money as a professional basketball player. Additionally, he has yet to publicly disclose his net worth, salary or income.
Walker is unmarried and Singles. Also, he hasn’t revealed his relationship publicly yet and likes to keep his personal and love life private. Walker doesn’t talk about his rumors and controversies, instead focusing more on his profession.
body measurement and social media
This basketball player is 6 feet 5 inches tall and weighs about 97 kg. Talking about his physical appearance, Walker has black eyes and black short hair in color.
Walker is active on Instagram and Twitter. On his Instagram, There are 12.2k followers and his Twitter has more than 3k followers.