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Meyers Leonard Bio, Age, Net Worth 2022, Salary, Affairs, Wife, Height

Meyers Leonard Bio, Age, Net Worth 2022, Salary, Affairs, Wife, Height

Facts of Meyers Leonard

Full Name: Meyers Leonard
Birth Date: February 27, 1992
Age: 30 years
Gender: Male
Profession: Basketball player
Country: United States
Horoscope: Pisces
Height: 7 feet 1 inches (2.16m)
WifeElle Bielefeldt
MarriedElle Bielefeldt
Net Worth$10 million
Salary$10.25 million
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBrown
Birth PlaceWoodbridge Virginia
StatusMarried
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityWhite
Educationthe University of Illinois, Robinson High School
FatherJames Leonard
MotherTracie Leonard
SiblingsBailey Leonard
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Meyers Leonard, an American basketball player who is currently playing in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Port Trail Blazers.

Early Life of Meyers Leonard

Meyers Leonard was born was on 27th February 1992, in Woodbridge Virginia, the United States of America. Currently, he is 27 years old and his horoscope is Pisces. He is the son of James (father) and Tracie Leonard (mother).

How many Siblings Does Meyers Leonard have?

He has an older brother named, Bailey Leonard who is a U.S marine who worked in Afghanistan. His early life was awful when Meyers was six, his father was killed in a bike accident, and his family was largely victimized.

Meyers Leonard with his family
Caption: Meyers Leonard with his family

Meyers holds an American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity. He attended Robinson High School in Robinson Illinois. While studying there, Meyers also participated and performed for a high school team, initially, he plays as a guard but later he was appointed to play center in his freshman and sophomore years.

Also, he led his school to the IHSA Class 2A state championship, before starting his collegiate basketball career at the University of Illinois.

Who is Meyers Leonard’s Wife?

Meyers Leonard is married to his longtime girlfriend Elle Bielefeldt. The couple first met when he was in his freshman year. After dating for more than a year they tied the wedding knot in August 2015 at the Oregon Golf Club. The couple loved each other more than their life. Also, they had spent some blissful moments together.

Meyers Leonard with his wife, Elle Bielfeldt
Caption: Meyers Leonard with his wife, Elle Bielfeldt

How much is Meyers Leonard’s Net worth and Salary?

Meyers Leonard has an estimated net worth of around $10 million as of 2022, mostly earned through his NBA career. Thus far, he has $39.455 million playing 7 seasons with the Portland Trail Blazers. Though showing his exceptional basketball skills, Meyers has achieved huge appreciation and recognition and his accomplishment paid him an outstanding salary.

He is under a 4-year/$41 million contract with the Portland Trail Blazers, including an annual average salary of $10.25 million.

Body Measurement (Height and Weight)

Meyers Leonard stands at the height of 7 feet 1 inch and his body weight is 111 kg. He has brown hair color and his eyes are dark brown in color.

Career

  • Meyers Leonard played for the University of Illinois on 5th December 2011, he was named Big 10 Co-Player of the Week after averaging 16.5 points and 6.0 rebounds per game with two Illinois victories.
  • In the same year on December 26, he was named Big 10 Player of the Week.
  • However, Meyers’s professional career began with the Portland Trail Blazers when he was drafted with the 11th overall pick in the 2012 NBA draft.
 Meyers Leonard
Caption: Meyers Leonard, American basketball player(Photo: Heat Nation)
  • On 13th July 2012, he signed a rookie contract with Trail Blazers.
  • On 31st October 2012, Meyers played his debut game against Los Angeles Clippers.
  • He played well and scored four points against the Los Clippers.
  • On 1st December 2015, Meyers scored his season-high 23 points in a loss against the Dallas Mavericks.
  • On 24th March 2016, his injury pushed him out from the rest of the season from Trail Blazers.
  • Furthermore, he re-signed a four-year contract with the Trail Blazers for around $41 million.