Dion Waiters; Instagram, Wife, Height, Age, Miami Heat, Contract, College

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Published Date: 26 Feb, 2020 Updated date: 26 Feb, 2020

Dion Waiters, age 28, is a free agent now. After signing a multi-million contract with Miami Heat in mid-2017, he got involve with a three-team trade, which later waived him three days later.

American Basketball player Dion Waiters played for NBA team Miami Heat. He has won Third-team All-Big East and Big East Sixth Man of the Year in 2012, including the 2013 NBA All-Rookie First Team.

Dion Waiters Bio & Family

The player was born on 10 December 1991 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to parents, Dion Waiters Sr. and Monique Brown. His mother raised him as a single parent at the age of 17 when he was delivered. At the time, his dad was behind bars.

Dion went to Life Center Academy in Burlington, New Jersey, and then attended Syracuse College from 2010 until 2012. The player stands a height of 6 feet 3 inches (1.91 m) tall and weighs around 95 kg.

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His Contract Details & Many More!

Two years playing for his college, he got picked by the Cleveland Cavaliers during the 2012 NBA draft. Three seasons later, Cavaliers had no option but to trade him to Oklahoma City Thunder on 5 January 2015 for a season. On 26 July 2016, the Miami Heat signed him.

A year later, he signed a multi-million contract worth $52 million on 30 June 2017. Almost three seasons later, he was traded to the Memphis Grizzlies in a three-team trade also involving the Minnesota Timberwolves on 6 February 2020. However, he was waived by the Grizzlies, three days later.

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Does He Have A Wife?

It is tough to know the personal life details of Dion. He must possibly not have a wife but a sweetheart named Brandy. His son’s name is Tyle, born from a relationship Brandy.

Dion Waiters with son Tyle on 24 July 2019 (Picture: Dion’s Instagram)

The couple was dating each other from early 2016. However, for now, there is no news about their relationship affairs, making fans skeptical of the possible break-up. Besides a son, Dion also has a baby daughter named Dream Riley Waiter, born in November 2018 and another younger daughter, born in early August 2019. However, the name of either of the baby mamas is never known.

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Some Interesting Facts About Dion Waiters

  • Four years of post-Dion’s birth, his grandmother died.
  • His younger brother Demetrius Pinckney was killed during a violent outbreak in Philadelphia on 8 March 2016.
  • His parents got divorced, and his mom got married to a man named James Barnes.
  • Dion resides an incredible $7.4 million for a contemporary home in Pinecrest, FL, the Real Deal revealed.
  • The player has over 368k Instagram followers.
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