- Name: Buddy Hield
- Age: 23 years old
- Height: 6ft 5in (196 cm)
- Occupation: Basketball Player
- Net Worth: Pending
- Status: Alive
Buddy Hield is a Bahamian-born professional basketball player currently signed to the New Orleans Pelicans. He’s 6ft 5in tall and plays the shooting guard position. He was born Chavano Rainier Hield on December 17, 1993 in Freeport, Bahamas. His parents Jackie Swann and Vincent Hield separated when he was eleven years old. Hield has six siblings, three brothers and three sisters. He attended Jack Hayward High School where he was named an All Bahamian Brand All Bahamian Selection.
Hield moved to the United States in 2010. He attended Sunrise Christian Academy in Wichita, Kansas. He led the team to a National Association of Christian Athletes national championship with a 24-4 record. He averaged 22.7 points and 21 minutes per game as a senior.
Hield continued his education and basketball career at the University of Oklahoma. He majored in human relations and played four seasons with the Oklahoma Sooners from 2012 to 2016. Hield was honored with the Oscar Robertson Trophy and the John R. Wodden Award in 2016. He was also named the Sporting News and the Naismith College Player of the year in 2016. Hield finished his senior year with 25 points, 5.7 rebounds and 2 assists per game. He led the Big 12 in all-time scoring with 2,291 points. He became the second player in history to be named Big 12 Player of the Year twice (2015, 2016). The first player to accomplish this feat was Raef LaFrentz in 1997 and 1998.
Hield was selected by the New Orleans Pelicans with the sixth overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft.
Buddy Hield Age, Birthday, Wiki
- Birth Name: Chavano Rainier Hield
- Birthday: December 17, 1993
- How Old : Age: 23 years old
- Place of Birth: Freeport, Bahamas
- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- How Tall : Height: 6ft 5in (196 cm)
- Occupation: Professional Basketball Player
- Years Active: 2016-present
- Net Worth 2017:
- Death-O-Meter: Alive