Patrick Beverley is a professional basketball player from the United States who currently plays as a point guard for the Chicago Bills in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He has been named to the NBA All-Defensive Team three times and is a capable scorer and playmaker, known for his ability to knock down three-point shots and create opportunities for his teammates. Get all of the latest Patrick Beverley news here!
Born on July 12, 1988, in Chicago, Illinois, Beverley played college basketball at the University of Arkansas before going undrafted in the 2009 NBA draft. After playing overseas for several years, Beverley made his NBA debut in 2012 with the Houston Rockets, where he established himself as one of the league’s premier defensive guards. He quickly earned a reputation for his tenacious defense and relentless energy on the court, earning him multiple All-Defensive team selections throughout his career.
Beverley has played for several NBA teams over the years, including the Los Angeles Clippers and the Memphis Grizzlies, before joining the Timberwolves in 2021. In July 2022, the Minnesota Timberwolves traded Patrick Beverley to the Utah Jazz, who then traded him to the Los Angeles Lakers in August of the same year. However, in February 2023, he was traded again, this time to the Orlando Magic, but was soon waived and bought out by the team for the rest of the season. On February 21, 2023, Beverley signed with the Chicago Bulls.
Throughout his career, Beverley has been recognized for his defensive skills and is also known for his physical style of play, which has sometimes led to on-court incidents that have gained public attention.
Off the court, Beverley is known for his work ethic and dedication to the game of basketball. He is also involved in various philanthropic initiatives, including his own foundation, which aims to provide support and opportunities for underserved youth in his hometown of Chicago.