Klay Thompson is part Bahamian-American. His father is Mychal Thompson, former NBA player, who was born in Nassau. His older brother Mychel Thompson also plays in the NBA. He also has a younger brother, Trayce, who plays for the Chicago White Sox.
Klay is a guard-forward for the Golden State Warriors. He was picked in the 2011 NBA Draft.
Sadly, the Warriors' playoff run ended when they lost Game Six of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2013 NBA Playoffs. The San Antonio Spurs won 94-82 to take the series 4-2. Klay finished the game with 10 points on 4-for-12 shooting, including two three-pointers.