BIOGRAPHYAl-Farouq Aminu currently plays for the Orlando Magic. He was born on September 21, 1990 in Norcross, GA. He is listed at 6' 8" and weighs 220 lbs. Aminu went to high school at Norcross (GA) and then Wake Forest and was drafted by the Los Angeles Clippers as the #8 pick in 2010. During his NBA career he also played 1 season with the Los Angeles Clippers, and 3 seasons with the New Orleans Pelicans, and 1 season with the Dallas Mavericks and 4 seasons with the Portland Trail Blazers. He joined the Orlando Magic in 2019.