American basketball player Tim Hardaway Jr. plays as a small forward/ shooting guard for the NBA team Dallas Mavericks. He played college football at the University of Michigan.
Tim Hardaway Jr. Bio; Age, Dad, Family
Timothy Duane Hardaway Jr. was born on 16 March 1992 in Alameda, California, the United States that makes him 28 years of age. He is the son of a former professional basketball player and coach Tim Hardaway Sr. and Yolanda Adkins Hardaway. His dad played for the NBA teams Golden State Warriors, Miami Heat, Dallas Mavericks, Denver Nuggets, and Indiana Pacers. After his retirement, he served as an assistant coach for Detroit Pistons from 2014 to 2018.
The NBA player has two sisters; Nia and Nina Hardaway. His sister Nia was a track & field player in high school.
Early Life; School, College, Height
Tim spent a year of high school at Palmer Trinity School and then transferred to Miami Palmetto High School in Pinecrest, Florida. There, he started playing basketball under the guidance of his father.
In 2010, he went to the University of Michigan to play college basketball. As a freshman, he earned four Big Ten Conference Freshman of the Week awards, including three in the final four weeks. He played for the Michigan Wolverines for three seasons; from 2010 to 2013. He stands at a height of 6 feet 5 inches (1.96 meters) and has a bodyweight of 205 lbs (93 kg).
His NBA Career; New York Knicks, Atlanta Hawks, Dallas Mavericks
Tim was selected with the 24th overall pick in the 2013 NBA draft by the New York Knicks. He played for the Knicks for two seasons. On 25 June 2015, he was traded to the Atlanta Hawks in exchange for the draft rights to Jerian Grant.
The Hawks assigned him to the Canton Charge, the D-League affiliate of the Cleveland Cavaliers. Later, he was assigned this time to the Austin Spurs, the affiliate of the San Antonio Spurs. After playing for two seasons for the Hawks, he returned to the New York Knicks in July 2017. He played for the Knicks until the 2018-19 seasons. On 31 January 2019, he was traded to the Dallas Mavericks along with Trey Burke, Courtney Lee, and Kristaps Porziņģis.
Contract & Net Worth
The talented player makes millions of earnings from his NBA stint. He is likely to earn a salary of $2.1 million from the Mavericks.
Hardaway now enjoys the net worth of an estimated $3 million and all thanks to his multi-million contract.
His Dating Status; Girlfriend
Well, the 28-year-old dated a lady named Kylie Bossie. The duo was seen together in the year 2017 but they parted their ways later. His ex-girlfriend Kylie is popular on Instagram and has more than 5k followers as of 2020.
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Moreover, Tim was linked with model Poly Ferfeli in 2019. Poly is the ex-girlfriend of NFL star Odell Beckham Jr. He has not revealed his recent relationship status in public.
Some Interesting Facts About Tim Hardaway Jr.
- Tim played football for a year at Miami Palmetto High School before focusing a basketball.
- He memorialized his deceased friends on his left shoe and his deceased family members on his right shoe.
- His dad was a five-time NBA All-Star and All-NBA Team selection and won a gold medal with the United States national basketball team at the 2000 Summer Olympics.