|Real Name/Full Name||Iman Asante Shumpert|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Iman Shumpert|
|Birth Place:||Berwyn, Illinois|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||26 June 1990|
|Age/How Old:||31 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 196 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 5″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 98 Kg
In Pounds – 215 lbs
|Eye Color:||Dark brown|
|Hair Color:||Dark brown|
|Parents Name:||Father – Odis
Mother – L Tanya
|School:||Oak Park and River Forest|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Teyana Taylor|
|Kids/Children Name:||Yes (two)|
|Net Worth:||$40 million|
|Last Updated:||September 2021|
Iman Asante Shumpert is a popular American professional basketball player who is better known as Iman Shumpert. He has been playing for the Brooklyn Nets in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He started his career in 2011 when he was selected by the New York Knicks in the 2011 NBA draft with the 17th overall pick.
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Biography and Early Life
Iman Shumpert was born on 26 June 1990 in Berwyn, Illinois, United States. He is the son of Odis, an insurance broker, and L ‘Tanya, an adjunct professor of art and design at Columbia College. He seems to be an only child because he has not disclosed any information about his siblings.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Iman Shumpert in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Iman Shumpert’s age is 31 years old as of today’s date 26th September 2021 having been born on 26 June 1990. Though, he is 6′ 5″ in feet and inches and 196 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 215 lbs in Pound and 98 kg in Kilograms.
Shumpert graduated from Oak Park and River Forest High School. He was a first-team all-state player and happened to be the nation’s top 30 seniors. He led his school to acquire three conference titles leading him to be named conference MVP while in his junior and senior.
He enrolled at Georgia Tech, and in his freshman year, he was the school team’s fourth-leading scorer in the 2008-09 season. He missed six games in the 2009-10 season after going through arthroscopic surgery to repair his damaged meniscus. He led his team in scoring 17.3 ppg in the 2010-11 season, becoming the 7th player in ACC history. He holds Georgia Tech record for steals per game. He declared for the NBA draft on 28 March 2011, leaving his final year of college eligibility.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Shumpert is married to his lovely wife, Teyana Taylor. The couple is blessed with two daughters, but he has not shared their names with the public.
He is not only a basketball player, but he is also a rap music singer. He released his first song, “Knicks Anthem,” in 2012, then “Dear Kendrick” in 2013 in response to Kendrick Lamar’s song “Control.”
Is Iman Shumpert Gay?
No. Shumpert has a straightforward sexual orientation and is neither gay nor bisexual. He has been married once his entire life, and the couple is blessed with two beautiful daughters. The couple is living happily together and is neither fighting nor planning to divorce.
Shumpert started his professional basketball career in 2011 after he was drafted with the 17th overall pick in the 2011 NBA draft. He was playing for the New York Knicks. He suffered a knee injury during the first-round playoff game against the Miami Heat; thus, he missed the rest of the season. He finished fifth in the 2012 NBA Rookie of the Year voting with a total of 33 votes. He was cleared to be medically fit to participate in the team’s practice on 13 January 2013.
On 17 January was his season debut against Detroit Pistons held in The O2 Arena, London. He dislocated his left shoulder on 12 December 2014 and was ruled out of the team for three weeks. He was traded by Cleveland Cavaliers on 25 January 2015. He signed a four-year contract with the Cavaliers on 9 July 2015. He was, however, ruled out on 29 September 2015 for three months after injuring his left wrist. His season debut was on 11 December against the Orlando Magic. He was again ruled out for 6-8 weeks on 1 December 2017 after surgery on his left knee. He returned back on 23 January 2018, playing against the San Antonio Spurs.
He was traded for the Sacramento Kings in the 2018-2019 season. In 2019, he was acquired by Huston Rockets. He signed with the Brooklyn Nets on 13 November 2019 following the suspension of Wilson Chandler. Chandler’s suspension expired on 12 December, and Shumpert was waived by the Nets. He signed a deal to return to Brooklyn Nets on 30 January 2021 but was waived after one game. Again, he signed a 10-days contract with the Nets on 29 February.
Shumpert has won various championships in his entire career. He was Third-team Parade All-American in 2008 and also McDonald’s All-American the same year. In 2009, he became ACC All-Freshman Team and then ACC All-Defensive Team in 2011. he acquired the title, NBA All-Rookie First Team in 2012 and then NBA champion in 2016.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Iman Shumpert in 2021
As of 2021, Shumpert has an estimated net worth of $40 million. He has acquired this much from his career as a professional basketball player. He has signed several contracts with various teams and has been handsomely paid. He is also a rap music singer, and this too has boosted his wealth.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- He is not only a basketball player but also a rap music singer. He has released several singles.
- He is also active on various social media platforms and regularly shares pictures with his wife.
Iman Shumpert has been a recognized professional basketball player who has played with various teams. His performance has been very outstanding. His last game was with the Brooklyn Nets.