Every great man, as the old saying goes, is accompanied by a great woman. The NBA players are no exception, as they all have fantastic partners who support them throughout their careers. They’ve been there for them throughout their career, through wins, losses, championships, and injuries. Some of these couples met before the draft and stayed together after retirement. You may believe that being married to a great basketball player is all fun and games, but it isn’t! After all, NBA wives must contend with rigorous workout regimens, hectic schedules, strict diets, and the media.
Chris Webber currently works as a television analyst. Let us not forget, however, that he was once a fantastic player on the court! He may have been a ladies man once upon a time, but he has evolved since his 2007 relationship with Erica Dates. They married two years after they first met. With a net worth of $143 million, Webber is one of the wealthiest people on the list. As a result, it’s fortunate that the reformed playboy has charitable tendencies. He is involved with the charity TimeOut and is the founder of an organization that assists young people by launching recreational activities.
Jerry Stackhouse was a player for 18 years before deciding to retire and coach instead. In 2010, the athlete married Ramirra Marks, and the couple has three children together. His basketball passion extends beyond the court, as he can use his expertise as a game analyst on the side. He now works as the team coach for the NBA G League’s Toronto Raptors 905 team. He is estimated to have a net worth of $60 million.
Gary Payton won a championship with the Miami Heat only once. His net worth is currently estimated to be $130 million. He also spent time with the Seattle SuperSonics, and it was during this period of his career that he amassed the majority of his wealth. He and his childhood sweetheart Monique James, with whom he has been married since 1997, recently celebrated 20 years of marriage. Gary Jr., Julian, and Raquel are the couple’s three children.
Since he was 15 years old, Hakeem had been a constant presence on the court! It’s no surprise that he rose to prominence during his college years. He is undeniably the wealthiest man on the list, with a net worth of $200 million. He may have married Dalia Asafi in an arranged marriage, but they have been together for over two decades. Abi, Rahmah, and Aisha are the couple’s three beautiful daughters.
Ben Simmons, who was born in Australia, has been with the Philadelphia 76ers since 2016. When it comes to dating, the player has had no bad luck. Dylan Gonzales had been his long-term boyfriend. The two made an attractive couple, but Simmons isn’t the only athlete in the group. Dylan is one-half of the Gonzales twins, who are well-known collegiate basketball players. They broke up in 2017, and Simmons was recently photographed with model Kendall Jenner.
Tristan Thompson and the Cleveland Cavaliers won the NBA championship just two years ago. Jordan Craig, his ex-girlfriend, and he have a son named Prince. With his current girlfriend, Khloe Kardashian, he has a daughter named True. Tristan is on his way to becoming the Cavs’ third-highest paid player if the predictions are correct. According to estimates, he is expected to earn over $17 million in the upcoming season and $18.5 million in the 2019-2020 season.
This list would definitely be incomplete without Shaq! The 7’1′ legend is without a doubt one of the most well-known basketball players in history. He is also known for hosting the TNT TV show Inside the NBA, in addition to his athletic prowess. He has a whopping net worth of $400 million at the moment! From 2002 to 2011, he was married to Shaunie O’Neal. He was able to rekindle his romance with Laticia Rolles, whom he married in 2016. Since she said yes on social media, the proposal was well-publicized! Her post said, “Yes, I will. Today, tomorrow, and forever yours.”
Kevin Garnett has previously represented both the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Boston Celtics. He played for a total of 21 seasons before deciding to call it a day. He was able to amass $190 million over the course of more than two decades. He is one of the few people in the industry who has chosen love over work. He decided to skip the Athens Olympics in order to marry Brandi Padilla in California. They have two daughters together and have been together since 2004.
Kevin Durant was once known as a ladies’ man, so his decision to commit exclusively to Jasmine Shine in 2014 came as a surprise. She dislikes being in the spotlight, a trait she shares with her partner. There isn’t a lot of information about their relationship available on the internet! Jasmine also doesn’t have much of a social media presence.
Chris Paul has had a lot of success in his basketball career, and it’s safe to say he’s had a lot of it. In fact, since his draft, he has amassed a fortune of $75 million! Aside from his financial success, he has been happily married to Jada Crawley, his college sweetheart, since 2011. It is a relationship, he claims, that will last longer than his sporting career. Christopher and Camryn Alexis, their son, and daughter, are their children.
Nina Earl and Russell Westbrook met in college. They decided to become man and wife sometime in 2015, after dating for several years. In May of 2017, they welcomed a son into the world. Aside from this blessing, the family has had good fortune in other areas. Westbrook has also signed a five-year contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder! It was a $250 million deal, so it will undoubtedly help him increase his current net worth of $41.5 million.
On December 12, 2012, Amar’e Stoudemire proposed to Alexis Welch at the Eiffel Tower, and the two walked down the aisle. It may not appear that they have the most stable relationship, but hearing that they are still together is reassuring. Their relationship has survived an affair and a lovechild!
Brynn Cameron, sister of NFL star Jordan Cameron, was once Blake Griffin’s long-term partner. Finley Elaine Griffin and Ford Wilson Griffin are the couple’s two children. However, they eventually broke up, and it wasn’t long before he started dating model Kendall Jenner. However, they recently broke up, and it’s been reported that he’s been dating musician Tinashe.
Here’s something you probably didn’t know: Before joining the Cavaliers, Kevin Love was doing some acting work in Cleveland. In addition to having a successful career, he has also been fortunate in love. In 2014, he began dating Cody Horn, a talented musician. The actress is best known for her role as Channing Tatum’s romantic interest in Magic Mike. She is also the daughter of Alan Horn, the chairman of Disney. Regrettably, they had to part ways.
Jermaine O’Neal and Mesha O’Neal have two children together: Asija and Jermaine, Jr. He is also the owner of Bogota Entertainment, an Atlanta recording studio, in addition to his basketball career. His net worth is estimated to be around $70 million. Mesha, on the other hand, was a part of the reality show Basketball Wives. Their family is well-known for being devout Christians who take pride in their beliefs.
Paul Pierce met Julie Landrum for the first time in 2006, and the two married four years later. Prianna Lee, Adrian Tanya, and Prince Paul are their three children. The basketball player was fortunate enough to land some lucrative advertising contracts, including one with Attitude Drinks. We’re sure they helped him increase his net worth, which is currently $70 million.
It appears that athletic prowess is in the Leonard family bloodline. His cousin, who has made a name for himself in the NBA, is currently playing in the NFL. Kawhi Leonard is undeniably gifted in the sport of basketball, which explains why he has amassed a staggering $35.6 million in earnings. Kishele Shipley, a native of San Diego, is his wife. In 2016, she gave birth to a daughter.
Basketball was a lifelong passion for LaMelo Ball since he was a child. He used to play basketball with his older brothers when he was younger. LaMelo Anthony is a 19-year-old NBA player for the Charlotte Hornets. He is now a point guard for the New York Knicks. When he was still in high school, the professional basketball player began dating Instagram model Ashlyn Castro. Ashlyn Castro was born in the city of Long Beach, California, in the year 1992.
Kyrie Irvin now plays for the Brooklyn Nets, but in 2016, he not only led the Cleveland Cavaliers to a championship, but he also began dating Kehlani Parrish. Parrish is well-known for her musical accomplishments. Irvin is a player in the NBA who attracts a lot of attention. Bringing the championship home with LeBron James in 2016 was a major accomplishment. Both are well-known and adored by fans all over the world.
James Harden has dated a number of Hollywood celebrities, but Gail Golden is the most recent special lady in his life. Harden is currently a member of the Brooklyn Nets after previously playing for the Houston Rockets. Gail Golden has been seen at nearly every one of Holden’s games. Golden has a BBA in Computer Information Systems and a career in cybersecurity on top of being a social media influencer.
In the 2019 NBA Draft, the 20-year-old New Orleans Pelicans player was selected first overall. For the past few years, he’s been dating Tiana White. The two were spotted together at their high school prom, looking as happy as ever. Tiana turns out to be an athlete as well. She is a volleyball player and a cheerleader.
Lonzo Ball has inherited his parents’ basketball talent without a doubt. After all, both LaVar and Tina Ball were collegiate basketball players. He’s not the only one in the family who follows in their footsteps; LiAngelo and LaMelo also play! Aside from basketball, the Los Angeles Lakers’ forward is also a rapper who has released two singles. Denise Garcia, his girlfriend, is the love of his life.
During the 1970s, Junior Bridgeman played for both the Los Angeles Lakers and the Milwaukee Bucks. He retired from the courts after 12 years and has worked in the business since the late 1980s. Bridgeman owns a Wendy’s franchise, and we’re confident that this business helped him amass a fortune of $600 million. He and his wife Doris have been married for over 40 years.
Pat Riley’s work as a coach is his most well-known accomplishment. If you were a sports fan in the 1960s and 1970s, we’re sure you remember him as a member of the Dallas Cowboys and the San Diego Rockets. Yes, he used to be a basketball and football player! It’s no surprise that he’s worth $80 million because he’s the general manager and president of the Miami Heat. He is married to Chris Rodstrom, with whom he has an adopted son.
Even non-basketball fans are familiar with this legend! Is it really any surprise that he has a staggering $1.4 billion net worth? He was able to secure some lucrative endorsement deals, which has increased his net worth. We’re sure you’ve heard of Nike’s Jordan brand. With former model Yvette Prieto, he has twin daughters. Even though this was not his first marriage, the two married in 2013. He was previously married to Juanita Vanoy until 2006 when they divorced.
You may recall Isaiah Thomas from his time with the Cleveland Cavaliers as their point guard. He is currently a member of the Denver Nuggets. Kayla Wallace, a non-celebrity, is his girlfriend. Their wedding day was actually the best day of Thomas’s life! The basketball player has a $20 million net worth.
Stephon Marbury and LaTasha Marbury married in 2002. Since then, they’ve added three children to their family. Stephon has clearly been rewarded for his efforts, and he now has a net worth of $45 million. Intriguingly, he began his basketball career with the Beijing Ducks of the Chinese Basketball Association. Of course, this occurred following his time with the Milwaukee Bucks. Most people are also unaware of his philanthropic tendencies, despite the fact that he donated $1 million to Hurricane Katrina victims in 2005.
Mike Bibby spent 14 years in the NBA before returning to his hometown and pursuing a coaching career. He is the father of four children and has a net worth of $60 million. Darcy, Bibby’s childhood sweetheart, walked down the aisle with him. As a symbol of his love for his wife, he even has her name tattooed on his wrist! The enigmatic couple has chosen to keep their personal lives private, so finding out more about their relationship will be difficult.
DeMar DeRozan’s thrice appearance in the NBA All-Star Game in only four years is already impressive. What’s more, when you learn that he signed a five-year, $139 million contract with the Toronto Raptors? Kiara Morrison, his longtime wife and partner, and he have two daughters together.
Carmelo Anthony, like NBA superstars LeBron James and Dirk Nowitzki, has a no-trade clause. He is currently worth $80 million, but we are confident that this figure will skyrocket in the near future. After all, he’ll be paid $100 million for the remainder of his deal! In 2010, he married TV star, La La Anthony. Her most famous role is as the host of MTV’s Total Request Live. Carmelo has two children with his current wife, one from a previous relationship and the other from a previous relationship.
The Sacramento Kings’ general manager, who stands 7’1′ tall, is bound to draw attention wherever he goes. However, we must not overlook the fact that during his NBA career, he scored 13000 points and appeared in 1000 games. The Serbian-born player has made a name for himself as the first player from outside the United States to play in that many games. When he was an active player, he was paid $93 million, but his current net worth is estimated to be $45 million. He and his wife Snezana have a happy marriage.
Let’s face it, T-Mac has been nothing short of incredible on the court. He has since retired from basketball and is now concentrating on baseball. He is currently estimated to be worth $80 million. CleRenda Harris, his wife, is an equally amazing woman. She is well-known for her work on Project P.U.S.H., a women’s initiative. They’ve been together since 2006 and have three children together.
Magic Johnson is another legendary figure in basketball history, and it’s easy to see why he’s worth $600 million. He’s still working in the sports industry today! He is the president of the Los Angeles Lakers and a co-owner of the Los Angeles Dodgers. In the year 1991, he married Earlitha “Cookie” Kelly in Lansing. EJ, their openly gay son, and Elisa, their adopted daughter, are their children. From his previous relationship with Melissa Mitchel, he fathered Andre Johnson. Here’s a fun fact: he’s a devout Christian who considers faith to be an important part of his family.
Andre Iguodala has long been a favorite of basketball fans, but it wasn’t until he joined the US national team that he became a household name. Stephen Curry, the shooting guard/small forward for the Golden State Warriors, has chosen to live a quiet life despite his celebrity. He has two children with Christina Gutierrez, one from a previous relationship and the other from his current marriage. They had been childhood sweethearts, but their relationship was clearly not always smooth sailing. Fortunately, in 2015, they made the decision to marry.
Since demonstrating his athletic prowess for the United States national team, Kyle Lowry has become a fan favorite. He was instrumental in bringing home the gold medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics, and he has since become the country’s pride and glory. He agreed to a $100 million contract with the Toronto Raptors. His net worth is estimated to be around $58 million at the moment. He is married to Ayahna Cornish Lowry, with whom he shares two sons.
No one can deny that Alonzo Mourning is one of the most influential figures in NBA history. During his time with the Charlotte Hornets and the Miami Heat, he amassed a sizable fortune. Tracy Wilson has been his wife since 1997, and they have three children together. The Honey Shine Mentoring Program, which aims to provide educational opportunities to young girls in Miami, was also founded by the couple.
Before joining the Toronto Raptors, Chris Bosh was a member of the Miami Heat. His philanthropic endeavors are equally, if not more, admirable than his $50 million net worth. Bosh is an advocate for children’s literacy and is the founder of the Chris Bosh Foundation. He uses the organization as a platform to provide children in Texas with a variety of educational opportunities. Adrienne Bosh, on the other hand, has made a name for herself as a beauty entrepreneur. She currently owns and operates the Sparkle and Shine Darling boutique in Miami. Miami’s girls
Landry Fields’ NBA career began when he was drafted in the second round of the 2010 NBA Draft by the New York Knicks. He was signed by the Toronto Raptors in a $20 million deal after two years. Unfortunately, his NBA career was cut short, and he now works as a college scout. Whatever the case may be, he must have amassed a sizable fortune! He may not have had the best career, but he is certainly lucky in love. He is married to model Elaine Alden, with whom he shares two sons.
Who hasn’t heard of Larry Bird, the man, the myth, the legend? He has to be one of the most decorated NBA players ever. At various points in his career, he was named MVP, Executive of the Year, and Coach of the Year. Larry is best known for his time as a member of the Boston Celtics. He and his wife Dinah Mattingly have been married since 1989. They are the parents of two adopted children.
We’ve all heard of Marko Jaric, but chances are you’ve also heard of his high-profile girlfriend, Adriana Lima. One of the Victoria’s Secret Angels, the Brazilian model, is well-known. On February 14, 2009, the two married and welcomed two children into the world together. Sadly, in 2014, the couple decided to separate.
Until the middle of the 2018 season, the former point guard was the head coach of the Milwaukee Bucks. It’s fortunate for him that he has a lovely wife and children. On September 10, 2011, he married American actress Porschla Coleman.
On December 24, 2011, the Atlanta Hawks power forward married Amelia Vega. She was the very first Dominican woman to be crowned Miss Universe! In the Dominican Republic, where they were both born and raised, the attractive couple exchanged vows.
Even though the Boston Celtic’s power forward is no longer with American actress Sabina Gadecki, their relationship is worth mentioning. After all, she is unquestionably one of the most attractive NBA partners!
Former Miss Universe Zuleyka Rivera dated the Dallas Mavericks point guard. The beauty queen won the pageant in 2006, and on February 17, 2012, she gave birth to Sebastian Jose Barea Rivera. Unfortunately, the relationship did not work out, and they divorced in April 2013.
It’s incredible that so few people are aware that Nick Young and Iggy Azalea were once romantically involved. Yes, that is correct! On June 1, 2015, they even announced their engagement. They did, however, call it off after a year. Nick’s infidelity is said to be the reason for the breakup.
Jennifer Freeman is probably best known for her role as Claire Kyle on the sitcom “My Wife and Kids.” Earl Watson, the current head coach of the Phoenix Suns, is her current boyfriend. They make such a cute couple, don’t they?
In 2013, Devin Harris and Meghan Allen exchanged vows. Did you know their relationship was made public for the first time on The Howard Stern Show? Yup. The couple is the parents of two children.
We’re lucky that the rumors about Peja Stojakovic and Aleka Kamila splitting up aren’t true! We all know Peja was a fantastic player, but Aleka has achieved success in her own right. She is a well-known Greek model who has appeared in publications such as Esquire, Madame, and Marie Claire. Don’t you think they make a stunning couple?
Gabrielle Union is a fantastic actress. She is an actress and model who is best known for her role in the cheerleading film “Bring It On.” She dated Jason Kidd when they were both in high school, which is interesting. But, according to stories, he dumped her while her father stood right in front of them! Yikes. It’s probably for the best that she chose Dwayne Wade instead.
Andrei Kirilenko, a retired basketball player, met Masha while she was employed by Nike. Though they have an unusual marriage agreement, they made their union official in 2001. Once a year, she has given her husband permission to sleep with someone else. It’s an unusual setup, but it appears to be working for them! Between the two of them, they have three children.