"To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
It all started when…
Ryan "Rhino" Anderson (nickname given by teammates) played two seasons of college basketball for the University of California. As a sophomore he went on to be named Second Team All-America by The Sporting News and earned First Team All-Pac-10 honors. Because of his college success, Ryan was selected in the first round (21st overall) by the New Jersey Nets.
After a successful rookie season, Ryan was traded to the Orlando Magic, eventually playing three seasons for the team. Before being traded to the New Orleans Hornets/Pelicans, Ryan won the NBA's Most Improved Player of the Season with the Magic during the 2011-2012 season. As a member of the Hornets/Pelicans, Ryan average a career high 19.8 points per game in the 2013-2014 season. In his 4 seasons as a Hornet/Pelican, Ryan averaged 16.7 points per game.
In 2016 Ryan was signed by the Houston Rockets. In his opening season as a Rocket, Ryan started 72 games. Ryan continues to play for the Houston Rockets.
In late 2017, Ryan became a co-founder of the Feeding Souls, Ryan Anderson Foundation. Ryan has always bee very active in giving back to the community, whether that be in Orlando, New Orleans or Houston...