Fred VanVleet is a professional basketball player from the United States who currently plays for the Toronto Raptors in the National Basketball Association (NBA).
He was born on February 25, 1994, in Rockford, Illinois, and played college basketball at Wichita State University.
VanVleet went undrafted in the 2016 NBA Draft but was later signed by the Toronto Raptors. He quickly became a key player for the team and helped them win the NBA championship in 2019.
VanVleet is known for his strong defense, three-point shooting, and ability to play both point guard and shooting guard positions.
He has also been recognized for his work in the community, including his efforts to combat gun violence in his hometown of Rockford.
Fred VanVleet Children: Meet Fred VanVleet Jr., Sanaa Marie VanVleet
Fred VanVleet has two children. He has a daughter named Sanaa Marie VanVleet, who was born in 2018, and a son named Fred VanVleet Jr., who was born in 2020.
VanVleet has spoken publicly about how much he loves being a father and how important his family is to him.
He has also discussed the challenges of balancing his basketball career with his responsibilities as a father and a husband.