Know About De’Aaron Fox; Stats, Injury, Draft, Jersey, Birthday, Dating

Published Date: 18 Dec, 2019 Updated date: 18 Dec, 2019 By Celebs Podium

Before making his way into the NBA field through the 2017 draft, De’Aaron Fox enjoyed a compelling college career with the Kentucky Wildcats. He was then picked fifth overall by the Sacramento Kings.

De’Aaron Fox is an American professional basketball player who plays in the point guard position for the Sacramento Kings of National Basketball Association. He ringed his professional career in 2017.

De’Aaron Fox Short Bio: Age, Birthday, Height

The 21-years-of-age basketball player was born as De’Aaron Martez Fox in 1997 in New Orleans, Louisiana, the United States. He is among the two sons of his parents, Aaron and Lorainne Harris-Fox. De’Aaron shares a sibling bond with his brother, Quentin Fox.

About 6 feet and 3 inches (1.91 meters) tall in height, De’Aaron joined the Cypress Lakes High School in Houston, Texas. There, he commenced his early amateur basketball career. Eventually, he committed to play college basketball for the Kentucky Wildcats of the University of Kentucky.

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Career Stats

De’Aaron Fox ringed his professional NBA debut after being selected as the fifth overall pick in the 2017 NBA draft by the Sacramento Kings. Later on 8 July 2017, he penned a rookie scale contract with the Kings. During his four games in the 2017 NBA Summer League, he averaged 11.8 points, 3 assists, and 2.3 steals while playing 21.3 minutes per game.


Catch De’Aaron Fox’s NBA career stats (Picture: ESPN)

Subsequently, De’Aaron made his NBA debut in the King’s jersey in their season opener against the Houston Rockets on 18 October 2017. In the game, he scored 14 points, 4 rebounds, and 5 assists. Later on 28 January 2018, he scored a season-high 26 points in a 15-point loss to the San Antonio Spurs.

De’Aaron was out of action for a while after suffering an ankle injury on 11 November 2019. However, he is back fit now with the squad.

Is He Dating Anyone?

The NBA player is single at the very moment. In fact, there are no dating rumors of him surfacing on social media platforms.


De’Aaron Fox with his son Kai on 28 June 2019 (Picture: De’Aaron’s Instagram)

However, De’Aaron is a father to his son named Kai. Kai is two-years-old and he keeps on making a presence in his dad’s Instagram posts. In the meantime, the mother of the child still remains a mystery.

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Some Interesting Facts About De’Aaron Fox

  • De’Aaron is also known by his nicknames Fox, Swipa, and Swipa da Fox.
  • He chose the number zero at Kentucky because he fears no one.
  • Back on 14 February 2018, De’Aaron was named Lonzo Ball’s replacement for the Rising Stars Challenge.   
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