Aaron Gordon: The Quest for an NBA Championship Among Arizona Wildcats Alumni
Aaron Gordon, the former standout at the University of Arizona, is currently a forward for the Orlando Magic in the NBA. While he has yet to win an NBA championship, he remains a promising player who could potentially be a key contributor to a championship team.
Gordon played one year of college basketball at Arizona before declaring for the 2014 NBA draft, where he was selected fourth overall by the Magic. Since then, he has established himself as a versatile forward who can play both inside and outside.
Despite his success in the NBA thus far, Gordon is still looking to add a championship to his resume. Fortunately, he is not alone among Arizona alumni in that quest.
Here's a rundown of every Arizona Wildcat to win an NBA championship as a player:
1. Andre Iguodala - Iguodala won three NBA championships as a member of the Golden State Warriors in 2015, 2017, and 2018. He played for Arizona from 2002-2004 before being drafted by the Philadelphia 76ers.
2. Richard Jefferson - Jefferson won an NBA championship as a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2016. He played for Arizona from 1998-2001 before being drafted by the New