Jose Alvarado, born on April 12, 1998) in his hometown of Brooklyn, New York, is an American professional basketball player. He joined the NBA on August 19, 2021 and played for the NBA New Orleans Pelicans as a point guard.
Location: G (No. 15)
Height: 1.83 meters / 6 feet 0
Weight: 81 kg/179 lbs
Team: New Orleans Pelicans
School: Georgia Institute of Technology
Aged 14.4 points, 4 assists, 3.4 rebounds and 2.2 steals per game at Georgia Institute of Technology (junior season) in college, and was selected to the third team of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC).
Alvarado has an extra year in college due to COVID-19 game cancellations. And declared himself eligible for the 2021 NBA draft. After he was not drafted, on August 19, 2021, he signed a two-way contract with the New Orleans Pelicans. Under the terms of the deal, he will be split with the Pelicans and their NBA Development League affiliate, the Birmingham Squadrons.