Jason Collins

United States

Jason Collins Bio

Who is Jason Collins

Jason Paul Collins is a retired American professional basketball player who played 13 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He play for the New Jersey Nets, Memphis Grizzlies, Minnesota Timberwolves, Atlanta Hawks, Boston Celtics, Washington Wizards and Brooklyn Nets.

Early Life (Childhood)

Jason Collins was born in Northridge, California, and went on to attend Harvard-Westlake School in Los Angeles. He went to the Stanford University for his degree. After graduating from Stanford, he was drafted by the New Jersey Nets.

Interesting Facts

Jason Collins is an American professional basketball player who has a net worth of $16 million dollars. He belongs to the ethnicity white and nationality American.

Personal Life

Collins was in relationship with Carolyn Moos for 8 years. The two were engaged to be married, but Collins called off the wedding in 2009. On April 29, 2013, Collins publicly announced that he’s gay. Collins was in a relationship with producer Brunson Green in 2014.


Jason Collins was named to All-Pac 10 first team and voted as third-team All-American team by the National Association of Basketball Coaches. He has won Pete Newell Big Man Award (2001).