Shaun Livingston

United States

Shaun Livingston Bio

Who is Shaun Livingston

NBA guard who was drafted 4th overall by the Los Angeles Clippers straight out of high school in 2004. After suffering a career-threatening injury in 2007 where he tore his ACL, PCL, and MCL while dislocating numerous bones, he made a remarkable comeback to the NBA and helped the Golden State Warriors win an NBA Championship in 2015.

Early Life (Childhood)

Livingston was born in Peoria, Illinois. He played competitive basketball in high school. In 2007, Livingston was voted one of the "100 Legends of the IHSA Boys Basketball Tournament," recognizing his superior performance in his appearances in the tournament.

Interesting Facts

After his devastating injury, he bounced around the NBA, playing for the Miami Heat, Oklahoma City Thunder, Washington Wizards, Charlotte Bobcats, Milwaukee Bucks, Cleveland Cavaliers and Brooklyn Nets before signing with the Warriors in 2014.

Personal Life

Livingston is a Lutheran Christian. In April 2016, Livingston donated $1 million to his former grade school, Concordia Lutheran School, in Peoria, Illinois.


He won back-to-back Class AA Illinois State Titles with Peoria Central High School in 2003 and 2004.