Jeremy Lin is a famous American professional basketball player who plays for the Toronto Raptors as a point guard. He is one of the few Asian–Americans major league basketball players in the US and also the first player of Chinese descent to play professional basketball in the NBA league. He is popular for his humble lifestyle, devotion to God, and close relations with his family. In 2012, Time Magazine featured him on “100 Most Influential People” in the world.
|Birth Name||Jeremy Shu-How Lin|
|Birth Date||August 23, 1988|
|Birthplace||Torrance, California, United States|
|Height||6 feet 3 inches|
|Parents||Lin Gie-Ming and Shirley Lin|
|Siblings||Josh and Joseph|
|Net Worth||$36 Million|
Jeremy Lin Net Worth: $36 Million
Jeremy started his NBA career in 2010 with Golden State Warriors, signing a two-year contract with the ‘Warriors.’ He also signed an endorsement deal with ‘Nike’ for three years. He was a backup at the New York Knicks. But he played a key role in the team’s transformation and after the team’s victories against major teams, his sudden rise to fame upsurged.
Houston Rockets signed Jeremy for $19.5 million in 2012. His performance was not good in the 2012-2013, but he improved his performance in the 2013-2014 season. Later on, Rockets traded him to Los Angeles Lakers. In 2015, he signed a $4.3 million contract with the ‘Charlotte Hornets.’ He quit the team after a lackluster performance in 2016. On 13th July 2018, he was traded to the ‘Atlanta Hawks.’ Now, he is a point guard for Toronto Raptors.
From the Hornets, he had earned about $14.9 million in salary as part of the three-year $25-million contract. He received a hefty salary of $11,483,254 in the 2016-17 NBA season. Recently, he signed a one year contract for $697,358 with the Toronto Raptors. Now, he is receiving an annual average salary of $697,358. His net worth dwells around $36 Million.
Jeremy Lin Girlfriend
Jeremy is still an unmarried man. The NBA star hasn’t addressed his relationship status, so his affairs remain under shade. Despite being active on social media, he has never gushed about his girlfriend or dating stuff.
However, he was once allegedly dating Kim Kardashian. His teammate also revealed that he had a girlfriend in college. But now, all he does is stay tight-lipped and maintain a low-key affair.
For now, Jeremy is probably single. Though he isn’t a married man, he knows well what it means to have kids in life. He is very close to his little nephew and niece and loves them a lot.
Short Wiki-like Bio
Jeremey Lin was born in 1988 in Torrance, Los Angeles County to parents – Lin Gie-Ming and Shirley Lin. He celebrates his birthday on 23rd August, which makes his age 30. He grew up in Palo Alto in the San Francisco Bay Area along with his older brother, Josh, and a younger brother, Joseph. His father taught the three brothers to play basketball. His parents noticed his talent, and his mother decided to nurture his talent by guiding him to balance his love for studies and basketball.
He possesses Asian ethnicity and has a tall height of 6 feet 3 inches.