Draymond Green is an American professional basketball player who has made a name for himself at a young age. Having taken basketball as a serious part of his life since his high school, he has played for and won NBA Championship with Golden State Warriors. Let’s find out more about how much is Draymond Green’s net worth in 2018.
Draymond Green was born as Draymond Jamal Green Sr. on March 4rth 1990 to Mary Babers and Wallace Davis. He has five siblings, three sisters named LaToya Barbers, Jordan Davis, and Gabby Davis and two brothers, Torrian Harris, and Braylon Green. He is married and has two children, a son named Draymond Jr. and a daughter named Kyla.
Draymond’s interest in sports started at an early age, and when he enrolled for schooling in Saginaw High School in Michigan, he started playing for coach Lou Dawkins. With impressive scores, he led Saginaw to Class A State Championship with a 26-1 record. He scored 12 points and 11 rebounds on an average per game in his sophomore year 2005-06. During his junior years, in 2006-07, he maintained a good score of 25 points and 13 rebounds on an average.
After a successful career in junior years, Draymond Green went on to sign National Letter of Intent to play for Michigan State in college basketball.
Draymond Green continued playing in his college years and got various accolades including national honors like “Big Ten Conference Sixth Man of the Year” as a sophomore and “NABC National Player of the Year” as a senior.
Draymond started his professional career in 2012, after he was picked up at 35th position by Golden State Warriors. He was signed for a three-year contract worth $2.6 million. He debuted in the game against Phoenix Suns and ultimately started getting more play time in the following games, especially because of injuries of major players Brandon Rush and Richard Jefferson.
Draymond Green played for his First NBA Championship in 2014 with Golden State Warriors. He averaged 13.6 points per game during his first seven matches of the season. Warriors lost two games in a row, but after that, they went on a 16 winning game streak, and Draymond Green had an important role to play in it. He averaged at 13.3 points per game and scored his career-high performance with 31 points against Chicago Bulls.
Draymond made his career first triple-double in a game against Toronto Raptors with 16 points, 11 rebounds and 13 assists. He was renewed and signed with Golden Warriors in 2015 for five more years for an $82 million contract. He continued his top performance in the 2015-16 season of NBA.
In the 2016-17 season of NBA Championship, Draymond Green opened for the Warriors, but later retired for one game because of an injury on his left ankle. He returned in the next game against Houston Rockets, and scored his season best with 20 points, 15 rebounds, and nine assists. He continued with good performance in the season in games against New Orleans Pelicans, Denver Nuggets and Cleveland Cavaliers.
Awards and Achievement
Draymond Green has won various accolades over the years of his professional career. He was the runner-up of both the awards Defensive Player of the Year and Most Improved Player in 2015. Later in 2017, he won his second NBA Championship with the Warriors and also won the NBA Defensive Player of the Year award. He was also conferred with the Western Conference All-Star Reserve title for 2017 NBA All-Star Game.
Net Worth of Draymond Green
The net worth of Draymond Green stands at $20 Million, thanks to his incredible basketball skills which have brought him quite a few multi-million contracts with various basketball teams over the years.
Draymond Green plays mainly at the power forward position with the Warriors. He made a record when he was playing for his college emerging as one of the three players in Michigan State History who have over 1000 points and 1000 rebounds. A player of his calibre is not only rare to find, but also hard to restrain. With various accolades already registered in his name, Draymond Green sure has a more than bright future!