Jason Paul Collins was born December 2, 1978 is an American professional basketball player who is recently playing for the Atlanta Hawks. Jason Paul Collins attended Stanford University, where he was an All-American in 2000–01 and appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated on March 15, 2000. He finished his career ranked #1 in school history for field goal percentage (.608) and #5 in blocked shots (89).
Collins also palyed with his twin brother whose name is Jarron, won two California Interscholastic Federation state titles during his four-year career with a combined record of 123-10. I think if Collins played with his twin brother Jarron more so they could have won more matches as well.
Collins took over the starting center role for the Nets and helped the franchise back to the NBA Finals in the 2002–03 NBA season and then Prior to the 2004–05 season, he signed a $25 million contract extension with New Jersey for five more years.After his contract expired at the end of the 2008-09 NBA season, the Timberwolves' management decided not to re-sign him.
Collins signed with the Atlanta Hawks on September 2, 2009.Collins re-signed with the Hawks in the 2010 offseason.