P.J. Tucker Parent: Meet Aleshia Tucker and Anthony Tucker

Anthony Leon “P. J.” Tucker Jr. is an American professional basketball player for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association.

P.J. Tucker Parent
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He played college basketball for the Texas Longhorns. He was the 2008 Israeli Basketball Premier League MVP, and Israeli Basketball Premier League Finals MVP.

Who is Aleshia Tucker?

Aleshia Tucker is the mother of professional basketball player for the Miami Heat, P.J Tucker.

Aleshia Tucker and her husband, Anthony Tucker gave birth to P.J Tucker on May 5, 1985.

Tucker attended William G. Enloe High School in Raleigh, where he was named North Carolina Player of the Year in 2003 and his jersey number was later retired.

Aleshia Tucker was quite a private person, hence, there are fewer details about her life.

Who is Anthony Tucker?

Anthony Tucker is the father of professional basketball player for the Miami Heat, P.J Tucker.

Anthony Glenn Tucker, born on born April 4, 1969, is an American former professional basketball player.

He played one season in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member of the Washington Bullets after signing with the team as an undrafted free agent. He attended Georgetown University his freshman year before transferring to Wake Forest University for his final three years.

Tucker played for the Florida Beachdogs of the Continental Basketball Association (CBA) during the 1996–97 season. He was named as the CBA Newcomer of the Year and selected to the All-Defensive Team.