Samir was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and moved to Florida when he was in elementary school. He started playing basketball when he was 3 years old, and is known as an incredible leader whose knowledge of the game is impeccable. Samir is a dead-eye marksman from the 3-point line who lives for the big moment. His prowess for game-winning and big-moment shots has been his reputation throughout his entire basketball career. When he is not on the court he loves to spend time hanging out with his family, friends, teammates and coaches.