Klay was selected in the first round of the 2011 draft with the 11th overall pick. He is one of the best sharp-shooters in the league, holding multiple league and franchise records. The son of basketball legend Mychal Thompson, Klay and his father became the fourth father-son duo to each win a championship as players.
- 4x NBA All-Star (2015-2018)
- 2x World Champion (2015, 2017)
- Three-Point Contest Champion (2016)
- 2x All-League Third-Team (2015-2016)
- All-Rookie First Team (2012)