Damian Lillard Wiki, Age, Net Worth 2022, Salary, Girlfriend, Wife, Height
Damian Lillard, an American basketball player who is currently playing in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Portland Trail Blazers.
Early Life of Player-Lillard
Damian Lillard was born on 15th July 1990, in Oakland, California, the United States of America. As of 2019, he is 29 years old and his horoscope is Cancer. His birth name is Damian Lamonte Ollie Lillard Sr. His father’s name is Houston Lillard Sr while his mother’s name is Gina Johnson.
Childhood with Two Siblings
He grew up along with his two siblings, LaNae (sister), and Houston (brother). Damian holds an American nationality and belongs to the Afro-African ethnic group.
He attended Oakland Senior High School in Oakland, California where he played for his high school basketball team. Damian held an average of 19.4 points and 5.2 assists per game. After completing high school, he enrolled at Weber State University and played for the Weber State Wildcats.
Who is Damian Lillard’s Wife?
Damian Lillard is dating her girlfriend, Kay’La Hanson since the year 2014. The couple is high school sweethearts from Weber University State where Lillard studied professional sales while his girlfriend went for the pre-med course. They are often seen together in events and public functions. The couple has a son named Damain Jr.
Well, the couple hasn’t decided on their wedding bells yet. Perhaps, the dates are merely near to summon, Kay’La as the wife of Damian. As of now, the couple is enjoying their life without stressing over their marriage.
What is the Net Worth and Salary of Damian Lillard?
He reportedly signed a Portland Trail Blazers contract with Portland Trail Blazers in the year 2016. Further, he has an average salary of $27.977 million annually. Damian Lillard has an estimated net worth of around $30 million as of 2022.
So far, Damian has made earnings of $92. 304 million from his entire NBA career. Further, he earns a good amount of money from various sponsorships. He reportedly earns more than $13 million from sponsors such as Panini, Adidas, Tapestry, Powerade, Toyota Motor.
Damian owns a lavish house in Lake Oswego, Oregon, worth around $6.65 million. Also, he reportedly owns some lavish cars like Cadillac Escalade, Bentley Continental, and Toyota.
Damian Lillard’s Awards and Achievements
Damian was awarded Big Sky Player of the year in 2010 and 2012. Also, he won NBA Rookie of the year in the year 2013. Besides these awards, his team has received other awards like the NBA All-Star award, the All NBA-First team award, and NBA All-Rookie first team award.
What is the Height of Damian Lillard?
Damian Lillard stands at the height of 6 feet 3 inches and his body weight is 88 kg. His eyes are dark brown while his hair is black in color.
Damian Lillard’s Career
- Damian Lillard started his professional career team Portland Trail Blazers in the year 2012 and he has been with the team since then.
- He became the only player in NBA history with at least 20 points and 10 assists in his NBA debut when he recorded 23 points and 11 assists on 31st October 2013.
- Also, he became the first player in NBA history who took part in five events during the All-Star festivities which are the Rising Start Challenge, Three-Point Contest, Skills Challenge, Slam Dunk Contest, and the All-Star Game.
- Besides Utah’s John Stockton, Damian became the first player to make a buzzer-beating shot and win a playoff series in the year 2014.
- Later, he became the first NBA player who scores 27 or more points in each of his team’s first five games in 2016.
- In the year 2018, he was ranked equal to Seven other players and became the eighth player who got 10,000 points and 2,500 assists in his first six seasons.