Jordan Hicks is an Entertainment Anchor/MMJ for Spectrum. He is in the headlines after a back and forth claps back with Kevin Durant after deciding to continue his partnership with the Brooklyn Nets.
Jordan Hicks & Kevin Durant
The Twitter Feud between Spectrum Journalist Jordan Hicks and Kevin Durant was triggered when Hicks tweeted, “Not a single tweet to explain yourself, just pettiness… But then wanna get mad when reporters try and figure it out. But then wanna get mad when the rest of the league tired of you. But then wanna get mad when people fry you. I defended you before, but you really are soft.”
Kevin Durant who has had quite a garbage of insults directed to him and does not seem to lay subtle when pointed out responded, “I don’t have to explain myself to Jordan hicks. Who are u again?”
Jordan Hicks then wrote in response, “It did give me some exposure though. And for that, I do appreciate you @KDTrey5 lol.”
To which Kevin Durant responded, “A lot of men out here are doing anything to be exposed to the rest of the world. It’s insane how much u wanna be seen.”
Jordan Hicks Education
He went to Louisiana State University for a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Mass Communication/Media Studies from 2012 to 2016. While there he was the President of the Alpha Phi Alpha sorority as well as the Student Activities Board.
Jordan Hicks Career
As earlier stated, Jordan Hicks works for Spectrum as an Entertainment Ancor/MMJ from Set 2020. He writes on his Linkedin that at Spectrum, he works as a host and creator of “Because Texas” segment and series featuring state-wide music.
According to his biography on Spectrum, he writes that he finds inspiration through the people that he meets and the ability to share their stories. The Biography goes on to depict one of his most memorable stories that came from his coverage of a father who spends months of effort putting together a Christmas light show with his neighbors as a fundraiser for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Hicks previously worked as an Anchor/MMJ and Video Journalist for Spectrum News Austin from Oct 2017 to Sep 2020. While there, he gathered the information for in-depth reporting through interviews, research, and observation.
The other workplaces that Hicks has worked in include KXXV News Channel 25 as a Photographer.MMJ, Tiger TV as the Main Anchor in Louisiana State University and as a News Reporter for LSU Student Media also at Tiger TV.