JT Thor) was born on August 26, 2002 in his hometown of Omaha, Nebraska. He is an American professional basketball player and serves as a forward.
Averaged 9.4 points, 5 rebounds and 1.4 blocks per game at Auburn University (freshman season) Declared for the 2021 NBA Draft at the end of the season while maintaining his collegiate eligibility.
The 37th overall pick in the 2021 NBA draft was selected by the Detroit Pistons and then traded to the Charlotte Hornets. On November 2, he was assigned to the NBA G League in the Greensboro group. In his G League debut, Thor had 34 points and 12 rebounds on 14-22 shooting in a 128-117 loss to Birmingham Squadrons. Thor dubbed ‘Thor’ by Hornets faithful