Briant Buchanan, John Havlicek’s son-in-law, was vying for his chance to play for the Minnesota Twins when he was 28. He was described as having the “most present-day power” of any player competing for the spot, and as it turned out, he made the team. Buchanan married Havlicek’s daughter, Jill, and continued the athletic legacy… Read More »
Chris Havlicek’s brother-in-law, Brian Buchanan, is a fellow Cavalier. Buchanan played baseball at UVA, and is one of only two players from UVA to be drafted by the MLB in the first round. At UVA, he holds an impressive single-season record.
Athleticism runs in the Havlicek family. Chris Havlicek’s brother-in-law, Brian Buchanan, is a former Major League Baseball player. Buchanan describes John Havlicek as typical father-in-law. He was very nervous when he asked the NBA star to marry his daughter, Jill, but now Buchanan is part of the family.