January 15, 2013; Denver, CO, USA; Portland Trailblazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge (12) is fouled by Denver Nuggets center JaVale McGee (34) during the overtime period at the Pepsi Center. The Nuggets won 115-111 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports

On This Date in NBA History: January 19, JaVale McGee was born


1988 – Happy 25th birthday to Denver Nuggets center JaVale McGee (@JaValeMcGee34) who is in his fifth season in the NBA. Over the last few years, he has been one of the league’s best at blocking shots. In addition, McGee has finished with fantastic field goal percentages recently.

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