Elton Brand is a 16-year NBA veteran power forward and center, currently playing for the Philadelphia 76ers.
The Chicago Bulls originally drafted Brand with the first overall pick of the 1999 NBA Draft. He later went on to play for the Los Angeles Clippers (2001-2008), Philadelphia 76ers (2008-2012), the Dallas Mavericks (2012-2013), and the Atlanta Hawks (2013-2015).
Over the course of his pro career, he has been a 2x NBA All-Star (2002 & 2006), earned All-NBA Second Team honors in 2006, and was named NBA Co-Rookie of the Year in 2000 including NBA All-Rookie First Team honors. Additionally, he was a 2x NBA regular season leader in offensive rebounds (2000 & 2002) and also holds the Clippers’ franchise record for most offensive rebounds (1,480).
Prior to entering the NBA, Brand attended Duke University from 1997-1999, where he led the Blue Devils to the 1999 National Championship game of the Final Four as a sophomore. That year, he was named the consensus National Player of the Year, ACC Player of the Year, and also earned first-team All-American honors.