BIOGRAPHYDerrick Jones Jr. currently plays for the Portland Trail Blazers. He was born on February 15, 1997 in Chester, PA. He is listed at 6' 5" and weighs 210 lbs. Jones went to high school at Archbishop Carroll (PA) and then UNLV. During his NBA career he also played 2 seasons with the Phoenix Suns and 3 seasons with the Miami Heat. He joined the Portland Trail Blazers in 2020.