Klay Alexander Thompson is an American professional basketball player for the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
He is credited as one of the greatest shooters in NBA history.
A three-time NBA champion with the Warriors, he is a five-time NBA All-Star and a two-time All-NBA Third Team honoree. He has also been named to the NBA All-Defensive Second Team.
Thompson then suffered a torn achilles tendon while recovering from his knee injury and missed the entire 2020–21 season as well.
Thompson returned to play in January 2022, after missing nearly 31 months.
Thompson was born in Los Angeles to Julie and Mychal Thompson.