Naz Reid Dating Status: NBA, Bio, Family, Contract, Age, Height & Facts

Published Date: 24 Sep, 2020 Updated date: 05 Oct, 2020 By Daniel Roffer

The physicality of Naz Reid might be a serious threat to his opponents. Following his remarkable performance in the NBA Summer League, he has signed a multimillion deal with the Timberwolves in 2019.

American basketball player Naz Reid plays as a Center for the NBA team Minnesota Timberwolves, wearing jersey number #11. He played college basketball at the Louisiana State University in the NCAA Division I for a season.

Naz Reid Bio; Age, Family, Education, Height

Nazreon Hilton Reid of 24 years of age was born on 26 August 1999 in Asbury Park, New Jersey, the United States. He is one of the four children of parents Tahiem Reid and Anashia Smith. He has a brother named Rahim and two sisters, Toraya and Jakahya Reid.

Reid attended Roselle Catholic High School in Roselle, in Union County, New Jersey. He started playing basketball in fifth grade and had a dream of playing McDonald’s All-American Game.

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After high school, he went to Louisiana State University and began his collegiate basketball. He is currently pursuing his degree with a major in interdisciplinary studies at the university. The player stands at a towering height of 6 feet 9 inches (2.06 meters) and weighs around 264 lbs (120 kg).

His NBA Journey To Minnesota Timberwolves

Naz played college basketball for the LSU Tigers in the NCAA Division I for a 2018–19 season. In 34 games at LSU, he had impressive stats, averaging 13.6 points per game and 7.2 rebounds per game.

After going undrafted in the 2019 NBA draft, the Minnesota Timberwolves signed him on a two-way contract with the Timberwolves’ NBA G League affiliate, the Iowa Wolves on 5 July 2019. Moreover, he played for Minnesota in the 2019 NBA Summer League.

On 17 July 2019, Reid signed a multi-year contract with the Timberwolves. Afterward, he was assigned to the Timberwolves’ NBA G League affiliate, the Iowa Wolves for opening night of the G League season. He made his NBA debut for the Timberwolves against the Los Angeles Lakers on 12 December 2019.

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Contract, Salary & Net Worth

Well, the player is making big money from his NBA stint. His impressive deal with the Timberwolves is making net worth reach in millions so far.

Naz signed a four-year contract with the Timberwolves worth up to $6.2 million with the first year guaranteed. It includes $898,310 guaranteed and an annual average salary of $1,399,637. He is set to earn a base salary of $898,310, while carrying a cap hit of $898,310 and a dead cap value of $898,310 in the 2019-20 season.

Dating Status; Does He Have A Girlfriend?

The 21-year old is enjoying his first stint on NBA with the Timberwolves. On his personal side, he reportedly had a girlfriend at LSU. According to the wiki sources, the player chose to play at LSU because his girlfriend was on the LSU women’s team.

However, the player has not revealed the recent relationship status with his girlfriend. It is not known whether he is still together with his girlfriend after moving to the NBA. He is active on Instagram, amassing more than 160k followers but has kept his dating status away from social media.

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Some Interesting Facts About Naz Reid

  • Naz participated in the McDonald’s All-Star game and was honored with its jersey in January 2018.
  • He has ranked the best power forward in New Jersey and the third-best power forward in the United States, while in high school.
  • On the occasion of National Nurses Day 2020, he donated 200 lunches to the COVID-19 and ER units at the Jersey Shore University Medical Center in his hometown.
  • His favorite NBA player is Kevin Durant and his favorite NFL player is Odell Beckham, Jr.
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