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10 Interesting Facts You Didn’t Know About Draymond Green


He started from the bottom (34th pick) and now he is one of the most valuable players in the NBA.

Check 10 interesting facts you didn't know about Draymond Green.

10. According to Spotrac, he lost $206,644 on fines and suspension last year.

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9. Last season, he became the first Michigan State player to make the All-NBA 2nd Team since Magic Johnson.

Draymond Green Magic Johnson Michigan State

8. He reportedly watched Game 5 of the 2016 NBA Finals with NFL player Marshawn Lynch.

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Photo by David Becker/WireImage

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7. He said his mom didn't allow posters on the wall growing up "because the Bible says you don't idolize man".


6. His mother has more followers on Twitter than Warrior teammates Kevon Looney, Patrick McCaw and Damian Jones.


5. He's the unofficial DJ on the Warriors' plane.

OAKLAND, CA - MARCH 01:  Draymond Green #23 of the Golden State Warriors reacts after making a three-point basket in overtime against the Atlanta Hawks at ORACLE Arena on March 1, 2016 in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

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4. The Warriors first signed him to a three-year, $2.6 million contract which turned out to be a major bargain.


3. He reads TechCrunch.


2. His nickname in college was 'Dancing Bear'.


1. He knows the names of the 34 players selected ahead of him in the 2012 NBA Draft.



Draymond Green named the 34 players drafted before him in the 2012 NBA Draft