BIOGRAPHYMalik Monk currently plays for the Los Angeles Lakers. He was born on February 04, 1998 in Jonesboro, AR. He is listed at 75' 75" and weighs 200 lbs. Monk went to high school at Bentonville (AR) and then Kentucky and was drafted by the Charlotte Hornets as the #11 pick in 2017. During his NBA career he also played 4 seasons with the Charlotte Hornets. He joined the Los Angeles Lakers in 2021.