Javaris Crittenton

Former American NBA Player

Javaris Crittenton
Javaris Crittenton, former NBA player source: google

Javaris Crittenton is considered a former professional American basketball player of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Likewise, he plays for world-renowned NBA teams such as the Los Angeles Lakers, Memphis Grizzlies, and Washington Wizards.

Moreover, Javaris also played in the Chinese Basketball Association for a short period. But his career as an NBA player did not last forever.

Furthermore, he was charged with the murder of a then 22 years old woman named Jullian Jones. Similarly, she was a mother of four children.

Javaris Crittenton | Early Life, Education & Family

Javaris Crittenton took birth in Atlanta, Georgia. Likewise, he opened his eyes on December 31, 1987. Similarly, he has taken birth to James Crittenton Jr. and Sonya Dixon.

However, further information about other members of the family has not been in the public. Furthermore, Javaris joined Southwest Atlanta Christian Academy.

Moreover, in the Georgia High School Association Class-A state championship game, Javaris and Dwight led Southwest Atlanta to a victory.

Similarly, he made a record 28.4 points on an average per game, including 7.5 assists and 8.2 rebounds. Likewise, Javaris took Southwest Atlanta to the GHSA class A state finals.

College Career| Javaris Crittenton

At Georgia Tech, Crittenton was an exceptional player and plays the role of a team leader. Furthermore, in February 2007, Javaris Crittenton take responsibility for a leadership role.

In addition, he scored a career-high 29 points in a game against Florida State on February 13. However, Javaris left school after one season to become a professional basketball player.

Professional Career| Javaris Crittenton

Javaris Crittenton
Javaris Crittenton, Ex-American Basketballer source: google

Los Angeles Lakers

Similarly, Javaris began his professional career with the Los Angeles Lakers in the year 2007.

Furthermore, on July 8, in the year 2007, he recorded 18 points in the last few seconds of the game.

Memphis Grizzlies

On February 1, in the year 2008, The Los Angeles Lakers traded Crittenton to Memphis Grizzlies.

Likewise, on April 2, in the year 2008, Javaris recorded a career-high 23 points as a member of the Memphis Grizzlies.

Washington Wizards

Similarly, the Memphis Grizzlies traded Crittenton to the Washington Wizards on December 10, in the year 2008.

Likewise, the Wizards choose a conditional first-round draft pick to the Memphis Grizzlies and Antonio Daniels to the Hornets.

In December 2009, Javaris and Gilbert Arenas had a dispute over some matter. Likewise, they were also involved in a locker room face-off involving guns.

On January 25, in the year 2010, Javaris pleaded guilty. As a result, he was accused of a violation of the law with a gun possession charge from the incident.

Dakota Wizards (NBA D-League)

Later, he signed with the Dakota Wizards of the NBA Development League the following year in February 2011.

Similarly, he played 21 games for the development league team.

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Murder Charges| Javaris Crittenton

On August 26, in the year 2011, the Atlanta Police department charged Crittenton with the murder of Jullian Jones. Similarly, Jullian is a 22-year-old mother of four children.

However, this incident took place on August 19. Though, the Atlanta Police Department said that Jullian Jones was not the intended target.

His intention was to attack a person who robbed him in April 2011.

On August 29, Crittenton was waiting to board a flight to Atlanta, the FBI in John Wayne Airport in Orange County.

Moreover, his lawyer said that he was going to Atlanta to surrender himself to custody.

Javaris Crittenton
Javaris Crittenton, accused of murdering Jullian Jones source: google

Likewise, he denied his involvement in the conflict. However, he got released on a bond worth $230 thousand.

On April 2, in the year 2013, Crittenton with his cousin, Douglas Gamble, were charged with the murder of Jullian Jones.

Moreover, they both are found with a deadly weapon, possession of a firearm. Also, they were giving false statements, attempted murder, and participating in criminal gang activities.

Similarly, Javaris had shot at Demontinez Stephens earlier in August 2011. The actual target was Trontavious Stephens, who is a member of the R. O. C.

Javaris Crittenton | Drug Charges

Javaris was arrested again on January 10, in the year 2014. He was selling a few kilograms of cocaine and several hundred pounds of marijuana with thirteen other members.

On April 29, in the year 2015, Crittenton proved guilty of voluntary homicide with a weapon. Therefore, he was kept in prison for 23 years.

Relationship, Personal Life, and Net Worth

Javaris is in the prison from a young age, there’s no information about his personal life. However, before it is found that he had a girlfriend named, Tyress Daniels.

Moreover, Daniels had also filed a case against Crittenton for domestic violence. Similarly, he was dating Mia Fields during his time at George Tech.

Since the year 2011, Javaris Crittenton is staying in prison. However, he earned about $4.5 million in four years of his career.

Likewise, his NBA salary was $1,285,200 and now his net worth is only about $10 thousand.

Social Media Presence| Javaris Crittenton

We all know that Javaris is in prison right now. Similarly, he cannot use any social media platform like Instagram, Twitter, Reddit, or Facebook.

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Some FAQs:

Is Javaris Crittenton still in jail?

Yes, Javaris was arrested for 23 Years in Prison for killing Jullian Jones.

When is Javaris Crittenton’s release date?

Similarly, Crittenton will get released on December 13, in the year 2036.

How tall is Javaris?

Talking about his height, he has accumulated a height of 1.96m.

How much is his net worth of him?

Likewise, he earns $10 thousand.

Quick Facts:

Full Name Javaris Cortez Crittenton
Birth Date December 31, 1987
Birth Place Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Known As Javaris Crittenton
Religion Unknown
Nationality American
Ethnicity Black
Education Southwest Atlanta Christian Academy
Georgia Institute of Technology
Horoscope Capricorn
Father’s Name James Crittenton Junior
Mother’s Name Sonya Dixon
Siblings Unknown
Age 34 Years Old
Height 6 feet 5 inches
Weight 91 kg
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Build Athletic
Profession Former professional basketball player
League National Basketball Association
Position Shooting guard
Jersey Number #1- Los Angeles Lakers#3- Memphis Grizzlies

#8- Washington Wizards

Active Years 2007 – 2011
Relationship Status Single
Salary $854,389 as of 2013
Net Worth Estimated $10,000
Social Media Not available
Merch Basketball Cards, Jersey
Last Update April 2022

Written by Keshaa Perry

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