Know About Brandon Ingram; NBA, Age, Dating, Stats, Contract, Height

Published Date: 23 Oct, 2019 Updated date: 23 Oct, 2019 By Celebs Podium

It a new challenge on the verge of his NBA career for the small forward Brandon Ingram. The young talent is set to begin the new NBA season with the new team New Orleans Pelicans.

Brandon Ingram is an American basketball player, currently playing for the New Orleans Pelicans of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the Duke Blue Devils and named Atlantic Coast Conference Rookie of the Year in the 2015-16 season.

Brandon Ingram Bo; Parents, Education, Height

Brandon Xavier Ingram was born on 2nd September 1997 to parents Donald Ingram and Joann Ingram. He has a brother named Bo and his family consists of two half-siblings; an older brother, Donovan, and an older sister, Brittany.

Ingram attended Kinston High School, where he played high school basketball. Afterward, he went to Duke University to play college basketball. He stands at a height of 6 feet 7 inches (2.01 meters) and weighs around 196 lbs (89 kg).

His Career; NBA, Stats

Brandon played for the Blue Devils in the 2015-16 season while at University. In July 2016, he was selected with the second overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Lakers. At the end of his first 2016-17 season, he was named to the NBA All-Rookie Second Team.


Brandon Ingram’s NBA career stats as of 2019 (Picture: Basketball-Reference)

Moreover, Ingram was selected to the 2016 U.S. select team, and trained with the 2016 U.S. Olympic basketball team. He played for the Lakers for three seasons until the 2018–19 season. In July 2019, the Lakers traded him along with Lonzo Ball, Josh Hart, the draft rights to De’Andre Hunter, two first-round picks, a first-round pick swap and cash to the New Orleans Pelicans for All-Star Anthony Davis.

Contract & Earnings

Initially, Brandon signed a 4-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers, worth $23,823,685 in 2016. Furthermore, he penned a five-year deal worth $169,650,000 million on July 16, 2019.

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The contract extension takes effect next season, 2021-21, starting at $29,250,000. He will make $38,610,000 during the 2024-25 season.

Brandon Ingram’s Dating Status 2019

Well, the 22-year-old prefers to keep his dating status away from the media eyes. However, he is reportedly dating a girl named Raelynn Inez.

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Raelynn is active on Instagram, amassing more than 180k followers. The source suggests that the couple is secretly dating and yet to make their relationship public. Moreover, he is also linked with another lady named Amber Washington.

Some Interesting Facts About Brandon Ingram

  • Initially, his father was a police officer and a manager of a local gym, and now he is full-time at a welding plant, where he makes forklifts.
  • His brother Bo played college basketball for South Plains College and UT Arlington.
  • While at high school, the North Carolina Basketball Coaches Association (NCBCA) named him as the North Carolina’s Mr. Basketball and Player of the Year.
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