Zach Collins is an American professional basketball player at the National Basketball Association.
Early Life of Zach Collins
Zach Collins was born on November 19, 1997, in Las Vegas, The United States. As of 2019, he is 22 years old. He is the son of Michael Collins and Heather Collins. Likewise, he has a sister named Taylor Collins as his sibling. Zach holds an American nationality and belongs to the white ethnic group.
He attended Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas, Nevada in the United States. He started playing basketball in his high school days. After completing high school, he enrolled at Gonzaga University and played for the Gonzaga Bulldogs.
Who is Zach Collins’s Girlfriend?
Zach is currently in a relationship with his girlfriend Angelica Payne. Both of them attended Bishop Gorman High school where Angelica was also a member of a cheerleading squad in her High School in Las Vegas. Further, Angelica is currently studying at UCLA. Besides this, there are no rumors about the past relationships of both of these young lads.
What is Zach Collins’s Net Worth and Salary?
Zach has an estimated net worth of over $2 million as of 2022. Moreover, he reportedly signed a 3-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers in 2017. As per the penned contract, Zach Collins’s average salary is $3,642,120 per annum, including $10,926,360 guaranteed.
Likewise, in the 2018-19 season, Collins will earn a basic salary of $3,628,920, with a cap hit of $3,628,920 and a dead cap value of $7,869,120.
So far, he has made earnings of $6,686,160 in his entire NBA career. Along with this, he is the 8th best-paid player of Portland Trail Blazers while Damian Lillard, CJ McCollum, and Evan Turner are among the highest-paid players. He will earn $4,240,200 in 2019/2020 season.
How tall is Zach Collins?
Talking about his body measurements, he stands at a height of 7 feet and weighs around 107kg. He has an attractive personality and looks amazing in his good posture. Being a young player, he has maintained quite a good physique as well.
- Zach was initially invited to the NBA combine drill for the 2017 NBA draft.
- After putting up a wonderful performance, he was projected as a first-rounder.
- Then, during the NBA draft of 2017, he got a spot with the Sacramento Kings with the tenth overall selection but was soon on his way to the Portland Blazers in a trade.
- After that, joining the Blazers, Zach Collins penned his rookie contract on July 3, 2017.
- Likewise, at the end of his first professional season, he had played a total of 66 games for the Blazers while averaging 3.3 rebounds and 4.4 points per game.
- Moreover, he also took part in the playoffs; thus, averaging 3.0 rebounds and 7 points per game.
- Collins wears a jersey no 33 and plays along with his star teammates like Jusuf Nurkic, Maurice Harkless, and Meyers Leonard.
- He is young and still has lots to see. Looking at his talents and the performance he is showing, we are sure that he will grow out as the most talented player in the coming days.
- We wish that he will get more success in the coming days.