The NBA is chock full of talented, successful athletes who can run fast, jump high, and even slam dunk every once in a while. You’ve got to give these guys credit, for working hard every day and perfecting their basketball techniques. But you’d better believe that behind every basketball player in the NBA, there is a stunning woman behind him supporting him and growing a family with him.
As a six-time NBA All-Star with a whopping $41.5 net worth to his name, it’s no surprise that Nina Earl wanted to snap up her college sweetheart when they tied the knot in 2015. Amazingly, Westbrook now has another supporter in the stands, as they welcomed their first child into the world in May 2017 – and his family will be watching for a while, considering Russell recently signed a $250 million, five-year contract with Oklahoma City Thunder.
After playing two years for in college at California State University, Fresno, Paul George went on to get recruited by the Indiana Pacers in 2010. He played with them until 2017 when he was traded to Oklahoma City Thunder in exchange for two other players, Victor Oladipo and Domantas Sabonis. Although he still has not married, he has a child with his current girlfriend, Daniela Rajic, a former exotic dancer. Ooo-la-la!
Worth an estimated $60 million, Jerry Stackhouse is married to Ramirra Marks. They have been married since 2010, and they have three children together. After Jerry retired, he had played 18 seasons with the NBA, and went on to become a coach. He currently coaches the Raptors NBA G league team. At times he’s also worked as an analyst, but for the love of the game more than needing the spare cash.
Considering his father was a professional basketball player, it was no surprise when Tony Parker chose a life on the court. As a popular point guard with the San Antonio Spurs, this French player has made headlines over the years thanks to his romantic conquests. In fact, Tony was married to the famous actress, Eva Longoria, for three years. He later found solace in the arms of the French reporter, Axelle Francine, and the couple tied the knot in 2014.
Gary Payton has a huge fortune, somewhere around $130 million to be more specific. He has been with his wife Monique James since the pair were in high school together, and they tied the knot in 1997, which means they’ve been married for 20 years! He made most of his money with the Supersonics, and then he is known for winning a championship with Miami Heat. He has two sons, Gary Jr and Julian, plus a daughter, Raquel.
Hakeem doesn’t have the usual route to fame, and he doesn’t have the usual relationship either! He is a strict Muslim, and his marriage to Dalia Asafi was arranged for him, in 1996. Nevertheless, the couple remains married today, and has three daughters together, Abi, Rahmah and Aisha. Hakeem started playing basketball at the age of 15 and was a college star just a few years later. His net worth is an astounding $200 million.
Triston Thompson is a Canadian professional basketball player, who’s currently playing for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the NBA. He won an NBA championship with the Cavaliers in 2016. He has a daughter with ex Jordan Craig and is now currently dating Khloe Kardashian. It’s also rumored that Khloe is pregnant with Triston. He is projected to make over $17 million in 2018-2019, followed by $18.5 million in 2019-2020 season, making him the third best-paid player on the Cavaliers.
Jannero Pargo had a long career in the NBA, which spanned from 2002-2017. He started for the LA Lakers and finished his playing career with the Oklahoma City Blue. During Jannero’s 15 years of play, he was traded to multiple teams, with the Chicago Bulls being the team he played the longest for. He married his wife, Malaysia and they lived together in Illinois, that is until their divorce in 2014.
Married to Shaunie O’Neal from 2002-2011, Shaquille O’Neal is now happily paired up with Laticia Rolle’s. When he popped the question in 2016, she made a public acceptance on social media, saying, “yes I will. Today, tomorrow and forever yours.” Shaquille has made his career as not just an NBA star but also a celebrity and a TV star, currently hosting TNT. He stands tall at 7’’1, has a net worth of $400 million, and is one of the best-known basketball stars in the world.
Kevin Durant is known for dating a number of women, none of his relationships ever working out. Since 2014, he got together with Instagram model, Jasmine Shine. The strange thing is, however, that the model has almost no online presence at all. It is exceptionally difficult to find any news about or pictures of her, which might be why Kevin likes her so much. He does like to keep his life private.
Chris Paul is married to Jada Crawley, and the pair have been in love since their college days, and Chris has famously said that he believes his love for Jada will outlast his love for the game! Their son is called Christopher, and the couple tied the knot in 2011. After their wedding, they had a second child, their daughter Camryn Alexis, who is now 5. Chris is worth around $75 million, after enjoying a successful career with the NBA.
While Amar’e and his wife Alexis Welch have been married since 2012, and have four children together, all is not happy in paradise. A’mare has recently ‘fessed up about his affair with a Miami based woman. The Knicks star, who is worth more than $100 million made his wedding to his wife a media sensation, with a proposal at the Eiffel Tower and a wedding on 12/12/12, but it looks like there’s trouble ahead for the pair.
Blake Griffin has actually never been married, but he does have two children, a son named Ford Wilson Cameron-Griffin and a daughter named Finley Elaine Griffin. These two children come from his long-time girlfriend Brynn Cameron. Brynn happens to be the sister of Jordan Cameron, a former NFL tight end. However, it seems the two have come to the end of their relationship, and the basketball player has reportedly followed in the footsteps of many of his colleagues and began dating a Kardashian, Kendall Jenner.
Jermaine O’Neal has a net worth of $70 million, and is married to Mesha O’Neal, who is best known for her appearance on Basketball Wives. Their kids are Asjia, and Jermaine Jr. He’s made some of his money from his recording studio investment, which is called Bogota Entertainment and is based in Atlanta. Those who know the O’Neals say they are devout Christians, and put a lot of time and energy into their faith as well as their family.
Pierce is not one of the athletes who has known his other half Julie, since their school days, in fact, they only met just over 10 years ago in 2006. They got married in 2010, and they know have three children, two daughters Prianna and Adrian, and a son called Prince. Paul is worth around $70 million, but it’s not just from his career with the Clippers, it’s also from his lucrative advertising deals, like one with Attitude Drinks.
Kawhi Leonard is a legend in the world of basketball, and is known as one of the best small forwards in the business – and with a cousin in the NFL, it seems that sporting talent runs in the family. We wonder whether these sporty genes will be passed down onto Kawhi’s child? This child was born in 2016, and Kawhi has never been happier with his wife, Kishele Shipley, and his $35.6 net worth. Yeah, that’ll do!
We’ve gone back in time a little bit for this one, as Junior retired back in the late 80’s. He was a member of the Los Angeles Lakers and the Milwaukee Bucks, and had a 12 year career. Although he is worth more than $600 million, this wasn’t down to his NBA career. Instead, he is now a smart and successful businessman, who has made a fortune through franchises of the restaurant Wendy’s! He and Doris have been married for more than 4 decades.
Lonzo Ball is the 20 year old American basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers. He is the son of two former college basketball players, Lava and Tina Ball. His two younger brothers, LiAngelo and LaMelo are both also professional basketball players. In August 2017, Ball and his family premiered in their Facebook reality show, Ball In The Family, followed by the release of two rap singles. He is currently dating Denise Garcia.
You might not think of Pat Riley as a player, but long-standing fans will remember that he played for both the San Diego Rockets and the Dallas Cowboys, back in the late 60’s and early 70’s. After that, he has been known more widely as a coach and a GM, and the president of the Miami Heat. He is married to Chris Rodstrom and the pair have adopted a son together. He has a net worth of well over $80 million.
Michael Jordan’s net worth is in a different league to other NBA players, creeping up past 1.4 Billion dollars. He was married to Juanita Vanoy from 1989-2006, and then he married Yvette Prieto in 2013. Prieto is a former model, and the pair had twin daughters a year after they tied the knot. Most of Jordan’s money comes from his endorsements, most famously the Jordan brand which is a subsidiary of Nike.
If you’re a fan of the Cleveland Cavaliers (go Cavs!) you’re probably a fan of the point guard, Isaiah Thomas. However, this famous face with a net worth of $20 million struggled to find love in the celeb world. So, he looked further afield and after a while ran into Kayla Wallace. After years of dating, the pair finally tied the knot in a ceremony that Thomas describes as ‘by far the best day of my life.’ Aww!
Stephon and LaTasha Marbury have three children together, and got married in 2002. Although he did play for the Milwaukee Ducks, he now plays for the Chinese Basketball Association, for the Beijing Ducks. It’s obviously treating him well as he is worth an astonishing $45 million. He is known for his philanthropy, including donating almost a million dollars to the victims of Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
These two are pretty private, so there isn’t a lot of information about them online. But like a lot of other NBA stars, they have been together since their high school days, and have a committed relationship. Mike even has Darcy’s name tattooed on his wrist. The couple have four children, and with Mike’s estimated $60 million, they live a wealthy life. He played 14 seasons with the NBA and then returned to his home town to coach.
Let’s be honest, there’s no highest honor for a basketball player than to be named an NBA All-Star, and this year, DeRozan was named an All-Star for the third time in four years! Now that is an achievement. Last year, DeRozan signed a whopping $139 million five-year deal with the Toronto Raptors and shared the joy with his wife, Kiara Morrison. The pair has been together for many years and has brought two wonderful daughters into the world.
This dude is worth around $80 million, with a $100 million pay check headed his way for the remaining four years on his contract. He is one of only three NBA players who has a no-trade clause, with the other two being LeBron and Dirk Nowitzki. Carmelo has been married to La La Anthony since 2010, who made her fame as a TV personality with MTV on Total Request Live. They have one son, Kiyan. He may have also had another child with an unnamed dancer. Ooer.
Best known for being the manager of the Sacramento Kings, Serbian born Divac is married to his wife Snezana. At an amazing 7’’1, he is one of only a handful of NBA players to score 13,000 points. He also made world history when he became the first player born and trained out of the US to play 1,000 games in the NBA. His net worth comes in at $45 million, which seems like not that much if you consider he made $93 million in salary alone during his time playing ball.
The term power couple was invented for duo’s like this one. We all know the NBA career of Tracy McGrady, also known as T-Mac has been long and successful, leaving him with $80 million in fortune and assets. In 2006, he met his wife CleRenda Harris, who founded project P.U.S.H, a female empowerment charity which makes a real difference to women and girls. The couple have three children, and Tracy has recently started pursuing a career in Baseball!
President of the Lakers Association, Magic Johnson is worth $600 million. As well as the Lakers, he is the part owner of the LA Dodgers. His wife is Earlitha Kelly, and they’ve been married since 2001. They have a son Earvin (EJ) who is openly gay, and a daughter who they adopted in 1996, and is named Elisa. Magic also has another son with Melissa Mitchell, Andre Johnson. The family are religious Christians, and Johnson calls his faith “the most important thing” in their lives.
If you’re a fan of the Golden State Warriors, you’re probably a fan of Andre Iguodala. This small forward and shooting guard is a major name in the world of basketball and has previously been a member of the US national team. Nevertheless, fame has never enticed Andre, and he loves to live a chilled life with his childhood sweetheart and wife, Christina Gutierrez, who got hitched in August 2015. The couple also has a son and daughter together.
We all love a basketball player, but we love it even more when they bring home a gold medal from the Olympics – and that’s exactly what Kyle Lowry did in 2016 as part of the U.S national team. This win worked in his favor, as he has recently signed a three-year, $100 million deal with the Toronto Raptors, whacking his net worth up to around $58 million. He shares this wealth with his wife, Ayahna Cornish-Lowry and their two sons.
This gorgeous couple have made a real impact on both the NBA and the wider world since they got married in 1997. They are knee deep in philanthropy and outreach, founding the Honey Shine Mentoring Program which helps young girls with confidence, opportunity and education. They have three children, and Alonzo has a net worth of $70 million, and mainly played with Miami Heat, after three years with the Hornets.
Adrienne Bosh is the wife of Chris Bosh, and she works in beauty and retail. She has her own boutique in Miami Beach, called Sparkle and Shine Darling! Chris has played with the Raptors and Miami Heat, but is currently not signed. The Chris Bosh Foundation aims to help young people in Dallas and Texas more widely with education and opportunity. Chris often talks to young kids about the importance of reading. His net worth is $50 million.
Michael and his wife Achea have been married since 2006, and have a son, Michael Redd II. Michael had a serious pay out worth $91 million over a six year contract, and used some of this money to buy a new church building for his father’s ministry, as well as start the Michael Redd Foundation. He retired officially in 2013, after being with the NBA since he was just 20 years old. The couple stay mainly out of the limelight when they can.
David and Valerie are often used as an example of celebrities who stand the test of time. The couple have been married since 1991. David played with the San Antonio Spurs for 14 years, which was the length of his NBA career. He has made a lot of his $200 million fortune through speaking engagements and endorsements, including most famously, Sega video games. He also won two Olympic Gold Medals!
You might know this guy as Monster Mash, but you would definitely recognise his skills on the court! He played for both the Dallas Mavericks and Miami Heat, and while he retired after 12 years in the NBA, his work in business had only just begun. Him and his wife Michelle now have a stake in more than 70 business ventures, which explains why he has a net worth of $45 million. The couple also have two children together, a son and a daughter.
Although Marc Gasol is a Spanish basketball player and often plays in the Spanish national team, he spends most of his time in the US with the Memphis Grizzlies. Alongside his mammoth height (he stands at a whopping 7’1”!), Marc Gasol is also the brother of the major NBA player, Pau Gasol. With a net worth of around $40 million, Marc is living the life of luxury with his wife, Cristina Blesa, who he has been married to since 2013.
Dirk is married to Jessica Olsson, and he plays for the Dallas Mavericks. Originally from Germany, he and Jessica met at a charity event for Sports for Educational and Economic Development, and have been inseparable ever since. They have three kids together, and Dirk has an estimated net worth of more than $130 million. Most of this money is from the game itself, which he turns down endorsements to concentrate on.
One of the gods of the NBA, LeBron James had one of the most successful basketball careers on the planet, and alongside lucrative endorsement deals is now worth over $400 million. He’s also been loved up since High School, married to his then girlfriend Savannah Brinson. The couple have three kids together, Bryce Maximus, LeBron Jr, and Zhuri James. She is a pretty smart lady, an interior designer and a businesswoman, as well as being married to LeBron.
A true legendary fixture of the NBA, “The Mailman” The “big-man” has earned a net of $75 million. His wife and he met at an autograph signing event. She won the Miss Idaho pageant contest.
Well known for his beard, he suffered many injuries during his career. That said, still managed to earn a total net worth of $65 million. He’s married to Isabella Brewster. She is the sister of Jordana Brewster, was in the cast of The Fast and the Furious films.
With a salary of $17 million each year and a net worth of $70 million, it’s fair to say that Elton Brand doesn’t have to count his change at night. This semi-retired basketball player made a name for himself between 1999 and 2016 when he played for the likes of the Chicago Bulls, the Atlanta Hawks, and the Philadelphia 76ers. While studying at Duke University, Elton met Shahara Simmons, who he later married in 2006. Nowadays, Elton looks over the Elton Brand Foundation.
If you’re a fan of the Boston Celtics or the Atlanta Hawks, you’re probably a big fan of Al Horford. This center/power forward not only plays for the NBA, but he also represents his home country, the Dominican Republic, in their national team. Today, Horford is the 11th highest paid NBA star in the game and shares this wealth with Amelia Vega, who is known for winning the 2003 Miss Universe beauty pageant. The couple also has two children.
If you were watching the basketball during the ‘60s, you probably would have been astounded by Jerry Lucas’s basketball skills. Before he started playing for the NBA, Lucas won an Olympic Gold Medal and was a notable college basketball star. Over the course of his lifetime, Jerry has had four children and been married three times. He is currently married to Cheri Wulff Lucas who is a dog behaviorist, and he still likes to make an appearance at the odd basketball game.
If you’ve been a fan of basketball for a few decades, you might remember Kevin McHale dominating the court. This Boston Celtics alum made a name for himself as an epic power forward before he retired in 1993. McHale is now working as a basketball coach and on-air analyst for NBA TV, while tending to his $16 million net worth alongside his long-term wife, Lynn. The loved-up couple also has five children, who are now all grown up.
Howard is the assistant coach of the Miami Heat. So far in his career, he has earned $80 million. His wife started a foundation which promotes healthy living to fight cancer.
The American retired professional basketball player was born in Riverside, California. An interesting fact about Reggie’s early life is that he was born with a hip deformation causing a correct walking. He used braces on his legs, which helped him correct the deformity.
Some NBA stars are married to people you’ve never heard of, while others have celebrity partners! Grant Hill falls into the last category, and is married to Tamia, best known for her R&B hit song, You Put a Move on my Heart. The pair has been married for 18 years! He has a net worth of more than $180 million and is well known as one of the highest paid and best known NBA stars in the history of the sport.
Steve Nash was born in South Africa but actually raised in Canada. His estimated net worth is $95 million and his published salary is $8.7 million per year.
Yao Ming is a Chinese professional basketball player. His estimated net worth is $120 million. His last salary was also the highest, The Rockets were willing to pay him $17.6 million for his final season.
Canadian basketball player, Corey Joseph, has quite a nice NBA career under his belt, and he’s not finished yet. He started in 2011 when he was drafted to the San Antonio Spurs. After playing for the NBA for four years, he signed with the Toronto Raptors. He is currently signed with the Indiana Pacers. He is currently in a bit of a confusing relationship with Stefanie Gazmin, as the two got engaged, then called it off, but are still together.
Matt Barnes has certainly made his way around the NBA, as he’s played for nine different teams (sometimes more than once). The number of basketball teams he’s played for seems to represent his rocky NBA career and relationship with wife, Gloria Govan. The couple has a pair of twins together, and seemed to be off to a good start. However, in 2010, his career took a dark turn when he was arrested for drunk driving. They are divorced now.
As a four-time NBA All-Star, Paul Millsap is somewhat of a legend in the world of basketball – and he has a net worth of $53 million to show for it. However, it seems basketball talent runs in the family as Paul’s brother, Elijah, is also an NBA player. Paul Millsap has been married to his wife, LaToria Scott, for many years and the couple has four children together. However, in recent months, Paul has sued his wife in a brutal custody and paternity battle.
If you’re from St. Louis, Missouri, there’s no doubt that you’ve heard of Larry Hughes. Dubbed as the best basketball player to come out of the city, Hughes had a successful basketball career with the Cleveland Cavaliers, the New York Knicks, the Chicago Bulls and more. Larry Hughes is now retired and spends most of his time with his family, his kids and his wife, Carrie Hughes. In fact, he quit the sport to ensure he was there for those close to him.
Iman Shupert has been in the professional basketball scene since 2011 when he was drafted to the New York Knicks. In 2015, after enduring a number of injuries on the court, he was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers, and has been with them ever since. His wife, Teyana Taylor, is a multi-talented singer, actress, and dancer. She was most recently featured as the main character in Kanye West’s newest music video for his latest release, Fade.
Once one of the most famous NBA players in the game, Chris now works as a TV analyst, after retiring from Basketball. His net worth is $143 million, making him one of the richest players on our list. He is married to Erica Dates, who is widely known to have stopped his playboy lifestyle. The pair married in 2009, and have been together since 2007. Chris runs the TimeOut charity, which he started in 1993 to help kids with out of school opportunities.
If you’re a fan of basketball, you’ll probably know the name of the supposed greatest shooter in basketball history. Curry’s basketball career has been overrun with broken records and MVP titles – so he’s kind of a big deal. Luckily, Stephen has had his wife, Ayesha Curry, by his side the whole time. The NBA star and the author, actress, model and TV host have two beautiful children together and are sitting on a small fortune since Curry is worth a cool $77 million.
Bill Bradley is a man of many talents – as he was not only a successful basketball player for the New York Knicks, but he was also a member of the US Air Force, AND he has previously been a US Senator for New Jersey. It seems Bill has his life made with his $500,000 net worth and his wonderful life. Bill was previously married to Ernestine Schlant, a professor of comparative literature (ooh, fancy), but they sadly divorced in 2007.
Although Julius Erving played basketball many years ago, we still remember him as the father of modern basketball. Yep, it’s said that this guy helped make playing above the basketball ring popular – and for that, we thank him! This retired basketball player is now sitting on a hefty net worth of $16 million, and taking a well-earned rest with his second wife, Dorys Madden, their four children, and his five other children from other marriages. Bet that’s an expensive Christmas!
Over the course of his career, Cole Aldrich has been playing for the likes of the New York Knicks, the Los Angeles Clippers, and his current team, the Minnesota Timberwolves. In 2016, this guy raised the roof with his $22 million contract with the team, which saw his net worth skyrocket. Three years earlier, Cole married his childhood sweetheart, Brittany Claflin. The couple have not had any children just yet, but they are both still pretty young. There’s always time!
Mike Conley Jr.
As the son of an Olympic Gold medalist, Mike Conley Jr. was also destined for stardom – and is on the way to becoming the next big name in basketball thanks to his role within the Memphis Grizzlies. In 2016, Mike signed a whopping five-year deal with the Grizzlies for $153 million. This has helped along his $95 million net worth, which he shares with his college sweetheart and wife, Mary Peluso. In 2016, Mike and Mary welcomed a son into the world.
Justin Holiday started his professional basketball career just a few years ago in 2011 and has since played for the likes of the Philadelphia 69ers, the New York Knicks, the Chicago Bulls, and the Golden State Warriors. He’s currently playing for the Chicago Bulls and sitting on a $4,500,000 salary each year. In 2013, Justin married Shekinah Holiday. The pair had known each other when they were younger and then reconnected later on in life. Aw.
If you’re a fan of the Cleveland Cavaliers, you’ve probably heard of Channing Frye. This power forward/center has also previously played for the Phoenix Suns, the Orlando Magic, and the Portland Trail Blazers. On his first day at the Portland Trail Blazers, Channing was introduced to Lauren Lisoski. The two hit it off straight away and tied the knot two years later. A year after their wedding, Channing and Lauren welcomed their first child into the world.
With an incredible $75 million net worth, Ray Allen was a pretty eligible bachelor when actress Shannon Walker Williams snapped him up in 2004. The couple now has four kids together, and have been married since 2008. After 18 seasons of pro-basketball, Ray Allen retired officially in 2016. Ray has also done some acting in the past, notably starring opposite Denzel Washington in the movie, He Got Game.
Chauncey met his wife Piper in high school in Colorado, at a barbeque when they were just 15. More than just puppy love, the pair have stayed the course, and got married in 2001. Chauncey retired in 2015, and shared a video of himself, Piper and their three daughters vacationing in Mykonos. He has a net worth of $45 million, only set to grow as he signed a lucrative deal with ESPN recently, to start the next stage of his career.
With a net worth of $75 million, Mutombo has worked for various NBA teams, including the Atlanta Hawks, the Philadelphia 76ers, the Denver Nuggets and the New Jersey Nets. He is married to Rose Mutumbo, and the pair have six children. Four of those kids have been adopted. Did you know that Mutombo was originally going to marry Michelle Roberts, but the wedding was called off when Roberts refused to sign a pre-nup, just the day before the ceremony.
Nene is married to Lauren Prothe, who at 6’11 is probably one of the few women who matches him in his height! At birth, this guy was called Maybyner Hilario but he changed it legally to Nene in 2003. Nene is religious, which he claims helped him through his cancer scare in 2008. After retiring, he will be involving himself in church charity activities with his wife. He has a net worth of around $81 million so he has a lot to give.
Nick Young and Iggy Azalea were one of the hot couples people were talking about. They were engaged and their split went viral because of the rumors that he cheated on Iggy with his ex. Nick and his ex have a kid together and rumors were spreading that she was pregnant with their second child while he was still engaged to the Australian rapper. Iggy came out saying that she dumped him because she saw a security tape of her fiancé bringing women into their home.
Joel Embiid was born in Yaoundé, Cameroon and moved to the United States at only 16 years old to pursue a career as an NBA player. He was drafted to the Philadelphia 76ers and has been playing with them ever since. His girlfriend, Olivia Pierson, is a star on the television reality series WAGS (Wives and Girlfriends).
2017 is an epic year for Gordon Hayward, as he was recently named an NBA All-Star for the first time in his professional career! However, Hayward is so much more than a basketball star. In fact, he is professional video game player and has competed in numerous competitions in his life – although we’re not sure how his wife, Robyn, and their two children feel about his hobby. Well, his new $127.8 million four-year contract will probably soften the blow…
J.R. Smith is an American professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the NBA, he’s also played for the New York Knicks. In August 2016, Smith married Jewel Harris. The couple have three daughters together. After their third daughter Dakota was born 4 months premature, weighing only 1 pound at birth, J.R and Jewel have had a tough year, but things are looking up- Smith has just announced they are expecting one more!
Both Dwayne, and his gorgeous and talented wife Gabrielle Union are superstar celebrities, with Dwayne one of the most popular NBA players, currently playing for the Cleveland Cavaliers. Gabrielle is a versatile and talented actress, with roles which include Bring It On, and Birth of a Nation. The couple have recently spoken out about Gabrielle’s fertility struggles, bringing a much needed issue into the spotlight.
Timmy D was married to his wife Amy from 2001 to 2013, but after the pair divorced, Tim started dating Vanessa Macias, who he now has a daughter with, born earlier in 2017. Duncan played all 19 years of his NBA career with the San Antonio Spurs, and he is the sixth highest scoring player in the NBA. His net worth is around $150 million, but he spends a lot of that on his non-profit foundation, SlamDuncan which helps in education and outreach.
Scottie was with the Bulls for many years, and this helped him amass his $50 million fortune. Unfortunately, off the court things were not that simple. He married his wife Larsa back in 1997, but there has been trouble in paradise. They announced that they were divorcing, before changing their minds and telling a judge they would reconcile. But in 2017 they announced that they would be divorcing after all. Who knows what will happen?
It’s no secret that Kobe Bryant is still one of the biggest names in basketball. After a mammoth 20-year career, Kobe was a major player with the Los Angeles Lakers and played as an All-Star 18 times! Kobe retired a couple of years ago and is now a successful entrepreneur with a net worth of $360 million. Kobe now shares his wealth with his childhood sweetheart, Vanessa Bryant, and the couple has recently welcomed a daughter into the world.
Jason Kidd has somewhere in the region of $73 million to his name, plus he is married to the gorgeous Porchla Coleman. This isn’t his first time making marriage vows, his first wife was Joumana Kidd, who he was with for 10 years until 2007. Jason has three children from his first marriage, and two more with his new wife as well. He has been in the media for domestic abuse charges, as well as dangerous driving.
Landry Fields made a name for himself in 2010 when he was selected by the New York Knicks in the second round of the NBA Draft. In 2012, Landry signed a $20 million deal with the Toronto Raptors, but his career took a downward turn a few years later, and he now works as a college scout. Nevertheless, Landry is still rolling in the money and living a life of luxury with his model wife, Elaine Alden, and their two sons.
This basketball player has Persian ancestry, but was born and raised in Texas, y’all. This NBA star is a little more unique than the rest; Iman is a NBA agent. This means he is the man who fetches and negotiates contracts for ball players, which ultimately what makes the teams and the games happen if you think about it. He is engaged to LaTosha “DJ Duffey” Duffey and the two love birds are planning a big extravaganza, as they both are from Texas and well, everything in Texas is bigger. Yeee-haaw!
The former Celtics forward is considered a legend, after all, he was named MVP, Coach of the Year, and Executive of the Year. He is married Dinah Mattingly since 1989, and they have adopted two kids together.
The Washington Wizards will be welcoming a new mascot ready for next season, courtesy of Bradley Beal and his girlfriend, Kamiah Adams who announced they are expecting a baby. Beal began his basketball career at University of Florida and continued his career in the NBA as the 3rd overall pick by the Wizards in the 2012 NBA draft. Adams is a Puerto Rican model, actress/television personality who is best known for her appearance on VH1’s reality show Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood.
Kevin Love is dating the gorgeous actress Cody Horn. Cody is the daughter of Alan Horn, the chairman of Disney.You probably know Cody from Magic Mike, where she played Channing Tatum’s love interest. Cody and Kevin were both born in California. It was until Cody had to go to Cleveland to do some acting jobs that the Cavaliers could sign Kevin to their team. They both have incredibly time consuming jobs, but they make their relationship work with the time they have.
Ben Simmons is actually Australian-born, although he is an American citizen and currently plays for the Philadelphia 76s since 2016. He’s lucky enough to be dating Instagram model, basketball player, and twin, Dylan Gonzalez. This power couple must have been blessed by the basketball gods, as both of them are star players. But they’ve also been blessed by the gods of beauty, since they are both totally stunning.
Royce Reed dated Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard and the couple have a son together named Braylon. Royce was a dancer on the Orlando Magic team where she met Dwight. She later went on to star in the reality show NBA wives on VH1. The couple are no longer together and have had a big public feud and legal battle fighting over money and custody of their son. Royce owns a dance company called Fantashique and has a degree in theatre.
Doug Christie is today retired NBA player that played in over 7 different teams. Doug Christie married Jackie Christie in 1996 and the couple renew their vows every year. Together they have three children. Jackie Christie starred on the tv show Basketball Wives and even had a show of their own that showed how they handle fame and everyday life. Jackie owns a 100 percent organic clothing line called Colored Girl and has also wrote three books.
NBA player Kareem Rush currently plays for the Kansas city tornados. Kareem is currently dating model and NBA scout Bonnie-Jill Laflin. She is also a part of the Basketball wives cast. Bonnie used to be on baywatch after casting directors saw her as a football cheerleader. Currently she is an NBA scout for the Lakers and is the only female NBA scout in history. Bonnie and Kareem met when he played for the Lakers but only started dating after he left the team.
Antoine Walker had a career in the NBA from 1996 till 2012 playing on many different teams. Antoine was engaged to Evelyn Lozada for ten years but the couple broke up in 2008. This earned Evelyn Lozada a spot on the reality show Basketball Wives on VH1. She participated in the original cast of the show and may return to the newer season. After leaving Antoine Evelyn went on to date football player Chad Johnson and in 2014 had a child with baseball player Carl Crawford.
Kevin played an astonishing 21 seasons in the NBA before his retirement, with both the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Boston Celtics. Garnett made a statement of love when he chose to marry Brandi Padilla rather than attend the Athens Olympic Games. The couple got married in a small Californian ceremony, and they have two daughters together. Kevin Garnett has a net worth of $190 million, one of the largest in the NBA.