Jabari Ali Parker (born March 15, 1995) is an American professional basketball player for the Milwaukee Bucks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was taken with the second overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft. He ended his college career after one season of playing for Duke University. Parker was a standout high school athlete, helping his team win four straight state championships for Simeon Career Academy, and was named the National High School Player of the Year by Gatorade and McDonald\'s. In his freshman year for the 2013â€“14 Duke Blue Devils, he was named a consensus first-team All-American, the USBWA National Freshman of the Year, and the runner-up for the John R. Wooden Award (College Player of the Year). Parker is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, a native of Chicago, Illinois, and the son of former NBA player, Sonny Parker.