Cavaliers’ Jordan Clarkson Runs to Basketball, Connects to Family’s Roots in Philippines

Long before he became a standout in the NBA with the Los Angeles Lakers and Cleveland Cavaliers, Jordan Clarkson was a rising track and field star in San Antonio. Since then, Jordan's switch to basketball has helped him build a better life for himself and his family while making an impact from Texas to the Philippines and plenty of points in between.

Find out why he jumped from the rubberized track to the hardwood, and what it meant to represent his Southeast Asian roots on the international stage, in the latest installment of our series with Jordan—with Parts 1 and 2 below.