Malachi Flynn Height, Age, Net Worth

Quick Info Malachi Flynn :

NameMalachi Flynn
Date of BirthMay 9, 1998
Age (2024)26 Years
NationalityUnited States
HomeTownTacoma, Washington
Height6ft 1in
ProfessionAmerican professional basketball player
EducationSan Diego State University
Current TeamDetroit Pistons (#14 / Point guard)
ParentsEric Flynn, Kristi Flynn
Net Worth500-600 K USD

Who is Malachi Flynn ?

Malachi Flynn, born on May 9, 1998, is a prominent figure in the realm of professional basketball, currently showcasing his talents as a point guard for the Detroit Pistons of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Flynn’s journey to the NBA was marked by notable achievements and milestones, beginning with his standout performances in college basketball for both the Washington State Cougars and the San Diego State Aztecs. Selected by the Toronto Raptors in the first round of the 2020 NBA draft, Flynn’s prowess on the court has been recognized through various accolades and accomplishments.

Malachi Flynn
Malachi Flynn

Flynn’s basketball journey traces back to his high school days, where he demonstrated remarkable skill and resilience. Despite starting at a modest height of 5’2″, Flynn’s growth spurt and unwavering dedication propelled him to become a dominant force on the court. His senior year at Bellarmine Prep saw him averaging impressive statistics, earning him numerous accolades and establishing him as one of the standout players in his region.

Transitioning to the collegiate level, Flynn continued to excel, making significant contributions to both the Washington State Cougars and later the San Diego State Aztecs. His impact was felt not only through his scoring ability but also through his adeptness in facilitating plays and his defensive prowess. Flynn’s stellar performances garnered him recognition as the Mountain West Player of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year during his time with the Aztecs.

Facts about Malachi Flynn :

  • Malachi Flynn was born on May 9, 1998.
  • He is the youngest of seven children.
  • In his freshman year of high school, he was only 5’2″ tall.
  • By his senior year, he had a growth spurt and reached his current height of 6’1″.
  • As a senior, he averaged nearly 30 points, 6 rebounds, and 4 assists per game.
  • He set the single-season scoring record at Bellarmine Prep with 743 points.
  • Flynn was named Washington Player of the Year by the Associated Press in high school.
Malachi Flynn
Malachi Flynn
  • He started his college career at Washington State University.
  • In his freshman year at WSU, he averaged nearly 10 points per game.
  • As a sophomore, his scoring average jumped to almost 16 points per game.
  • After his sophomore year, he transferred to San Diego State University.
  • In his redshirt junior year at San Diego State, he was named the preseason Mountain West Player of the Year.
  • He hit a game-winning three-pointer in December 2019.
  • Flynn was named both Mountain West Player of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year in 2020.
  • He averaged over 17 points, 5 assists, and 4 rebounds per game in his final college season.
  • Flynn declared for the NBA Draft after his junior year at San Diego State.
  • The Toronto Raptors drafted Malachi Flynn with the 29th pick in the 2020 NBA Draft.
  • He made his NBA debut in December 2020.
  • Flynn was assigned to the Raptors’ G League team, Raptors 905, in February 2021.
  • In April 2021, he was named Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month.

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