Brandon Bass

Brandon Sam Bass ( born April 30, 1985 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana) is an American professional basketball player. He plays in the NBA for the Boston Celtics.


Bass grew up in poor circumstances in Erwin Ville and was hit in his childhood great misfortunes. His father had abandoned the family early. His mother had to struggle to feed the family every day. His mother died in his sleep of a massive heart attack, since he lived with his brother Chris and his sister Dashia with his aunt, who now had to care for eight children.

Bass played first at the Capitol High School and later at the Louisiana State University. After his second year at LSU, he signed up for the NBA Draft. Previously, he was named to the 2005 SEC Player of the Year. On 26 July 2007 he moved to the Dallas Mavericks. He signed for another season for $ 1.59 million. On 10 July 2009 he signed a contract for four years and $ 18 million at Orlando Magic. On 9 December 2011, getraded Brandon Bass for Glen Davis and Von Wafer to the Boston Celtics.

On 3 December 2010, he reached with 27 points against the Detroit Pistons his previous Karrierebestwert.