Tristan Thompson is a professional basketball player who appeared for Cleveland Cavaliers for the National Basketball Association. Thompson has played a single season of the college basketball team and later played for the Cavaliers in NBA draft. He also represents Canada internationally and received the NBA championship honor in the year 2016. Keep reading to know more about Tristan Thompson net worth in 2018.
Tristan Thompson Early Life
Tristan Trevor James Thompson was born on March 13, 1991, in Toronto and makes his appearance in the St. Marguerite d’Youville Secondary School situated in Brampton. He traveled several hours to appear in the school in the U.S. and also attended Saint Benedict’s Preparatory School in New Jersey. Later, he also appeared in the University of Texas at Austin to complete the further studies.
Tristan Thompson Career, Awards and Achievements
Tristan has started his career in the field of basketball. He started appearing in the games while pursuing a college degree and got his name in the top player list of a college team. While pursuing his junior season, he was smashed in the face by Dan Hurley, St. Benedict’s coach. In the next match while playing in the opposition of Mater Dei, Thompson was called up by coach and after a short strong debate send back to the court and removed from the team on the very next day.
After, he got training in Findlay under the coach Michael Peck and prepared him to appear for the first national championship. He also appeared for the national championship at ESPM National High School and becomes the fifth Canadian person who has named several leagues includes Olu Famutimi in 2003m Barry Bekkedam in 1986 and Bill Wennington in 1981. While paying for Texas, he scored an average point of 13.1 along with 7.8 rebounds. In 2011, he has been considered as the most valuable player of the season and also achieved the award for it.
Thompson has received 12 freshmen of the year and honor with the NABC All-District 8 along with USBWA All-District VII. He has been ranked 2nd in the overall scoring where he has blocked 86 shots, make 10 times doubles and the goal percentage comes up with 0.546. After, he also appeared for the 2011 tournament and grabs the season with the score of 28-8 while reaching the 8th position in the final poll of AP.
In 2011, he started pursuing his professional career while appearing in the Cleveland Cavaliers and played NBA draft. He also appeared in the Texas University to receive the degree and also deal with the rookie contract and started his training in the camp. Later, he has made his debut while playing in the Toronto Raptors, his hometown and scored 12 points along with 5 rebounds.
Awards and Achievements
Thompson has received lots of achievements in his basketball career. Recently, he received NBA championship award and also the NBA All-Rookie Second Team in the year 2012. He also received NCAA Men’s Basketball Americans honor and also United States Basketball Writers Association with VII Team in 2011. His one of the national achievements was when he received Wayman Tisdale Award as National Freshman of the year. Moreover, he also received several other achievements such as Big 12 All-Freshman Team, freshman of the year, all defensive Team and All-Big second team in the year 2011.
Net Worth of Tristan Thompson
Tristan Thompson is a professional basketball player who has received his net worth of around $30 million. His earning has been calculated from all the matches that he played in his college career and also for his national and international career. He always received a huge contract to play for the national team and becomes the million dollars earning player in the very young age.
Thomson has been known for representing the country ‘Canada’ in the international football games. He has been noticed most of the times in the basketball court because of his good performances. His skills are unique and have a great list of records that he made in his entire career.