BIOGRAPHYElijah Hughes currently plays for the Utah Jazz. He was born on March 10, 1998 in Beacon, NY. He is listed at 6' 5" and weighs 215 lbs. Hughes went to high school at South Kent School (CT) and then East Carolina University and was drafted by the New Orleans Pelicans as the #39 pick in 2020. During his NBA career he played Utah Jazz since 2020.