Kristopher Nathan Humphries is an American basketball player who last played for Atlanta Hawks. He has also played for Utah Jazz, Dallas Mavericks, Toronto Raptors, Bolton Celtics, Phoenix Suns, and Washington Wizards. Keep reading to know more about Kris Humphries’s net worth in 2019.
Kris Humphries was born on February 6, 1985, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. He was born to Debra Humphries and William Humphries. Kris has two older sisters, Krystal and Kaela. He attended Hopkins High School. He was offered a scholarship to Duke University, he accepted but later decided to choose the University of Minnesota.
Kris Humphries started dating reality star Kim Kardashian in 2010. The couple got married on August 20, 2011, the wedding ceremony was televised E! channel. Kim Kardashian, however, filed for a divorce after 72 days of marriage. The divorce was finalized on June 3, 2013.
Kris Humphries’ career started in the Minnesota University. He was named Freshman of the Year, and he became the first freshman to lead the school’s team in scoring and rebounding in the same season. Kris joined the Utah Jazz right after. He was the 14th overall selection in the 2004 NBA draft. In June 2006, he was traded to Toronto Raptors.
While at Toronto Raptors, he helped the team secure their first ever division title. He was traded to Dallas Mavericks in 2009. He was later traded to New Jersey Nets in 2010. In 2011, Kris signed a 1-year contract with New Jersey Nets. The contract was worth $8 million. The following year, he signed a two-year contract worth $24 million with the team. At the team, the team had moved to Brooklyn and had consequently taken up the name Brooklyn Nets.
Kris Humphries was traded to Boston Celtics in July 2013. Kris then joined Washington Wizards through a trade deal. He stayed with Washington Wizard from 2013 to 2016. He was traded to Phoenix Suns that year. The following day, he played his first game for the team. The game was against Houston Rockets. He performed very well in the game. He was named the 13th Phoenix Suns player to have a double-double in his debut game.
He signed a deal with Atlanta Hawks on March 1, 2016. He stayed with Atlanta Hawks for a year. He signed with Philadelphia 76ers on September 25, 2017. He was however waived on October 14, 2017.
Achievements & Awards
Kris Humphries won the NBA 11th Man of the Year Award in 2016.
Net Worth of Kris Humphries
Kris Humphries has an estimated net worth of $20 million. He was paid $12 million while at Boston Celtics. The engagement ring he used in proposing to Kim Kardashian was worth $2 million. He later sold the ring for $750,000. He also received $1.5 million for endorsing Sector timepieces.
His net salary at Brooklyn Nets was also $12 million. He also earned $15.4 million during his career at New Jersey Nets. He earned an estimated $8 million at Toronto Raptors and an estimated $3 million at Utah Jazz. His main source of income is his NBA career. He also earns some money from endorsements and media appearances.
Kris Humphries marriage with TV reality star Kim Kardashian was one of the most popular celebrity marriages in 2011. His marriage, although it has ended, continues to make the news. His comments on the Kardashian and Jenner family always makes it to the news headlines.
He is known as one player who has moved around a lot when he comes to his career in the NBA. Kris has been described as hardworking and a reliable teammate by his colleagues.