JJ MILLER'S WORLD 

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JAMES 





Nickname  "J.J."



James I Miller Jr born on August 23, 1979  is a retired professional basketball player from Chinquapin, NC. J.J. competed his 15th and final season in Europe with French Club SOM Boulogne-Sur-Mer in 2015.  Prior to returning to the French league, Miller had a spectacular 3 year stay  with Boras Basket of Sweden. J.J. Miller was selected to the Swedish basketligan all-imports team 3 years in a row after leading the league in scoring and capturing the "Guard of the Year" award in 2012 and 2013. Miller culminated his time in Boras by leading the team to a 2nd place ranking in the league, qualifying the club for European Cup play in back to back seasons. Before deciding to retire, J.J.was considered to be one to the top point guards in the world. JJ has played for top clubs in Holland, Belgium, Venezuela, France, and Sweden . He has been selected as a European All Star multiple times and has gained interest from several NBA clubs throughout his career. This is proof that dreams do come true. Growing up in a small North Carolina town, he always had to work 3 times as hard to earn his place. These humble beginnings taught him that a commitment to excellence is the only way to become the best. Miller attended East Duplin High School from 1993' to 1997' where he excelled academically and athletically. He was voted East Duplin High School Athlete of the Year two years in a row, and was nominated as an Outstanding Senior. JJ went on to receive a full athletic scholarship to play division-1 basketball at North Carolina A&T State University where he received a Bachelors degree in Liberal Studies with concentrations in Business, Education, and Psychology. Miller finished his collegiate career as a HBCU All-American and turned pro in 2001. JJ has played for top clubs in Holland, Belgium, Venezuela, France, and Sweden . He has been selected as a European All Star multiple times and has gained interest from several NBA clubs throughout his career. As good as J.J. is on the court, He strives to be an even better man off the court. It has always been one of JJā€™s aspirations to help kids have a brighter future. He prides himself on being a positive role model and helping out in any way he can.  J.J. is married to Monica W Miller who is a graduate of Winston-Salem State University and the University of Phoenix where she earned a Master's degree in Psychology. They have a beautiful daughter named Kyndall, a handsome son named J.T., and a cocker spaniel named "Prince". He and his family reside in the state of North Carolina where both he and Monica grew up.