Shawn Kemp is a former professional basketball player from the United States. He was born on November 26, 1969, in Elkhart, Indiana.
Kemp played in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for 14 seasons, from 1989 to 2003. He was known for his athleticism and explosive dunks, earning him the nickname “Reign Man.”
Kemp played for several teams throughout his career, including the Seattle SuperSonics, Cleveland Cavaliers, Portland Trail Blazers, and Orlando Magic.
Kemp was a six-time NBA All-Star and a three-time All-NBA Second Team selection.
He helped lead the Seattle SuperSonics to the NBA Finals in 1996, where they lost to the Chicago Bulls. Over the course of his career, Kemp averaged 14.6 points, 8.4 rebounds, and 1.2 blocks per game.
Shawn Kemp Wife: Who is Marvena L. Thomas?
Shawn Kemp is married to his wife Marvena L. Thomas. They got married in 2002 and have six children together.
Marvena has been a supportive partner to Shawn throughout his basketball career and beyond, and has also been actively involved in charitable work in the community.