Deandre Ayton is an emerging player in the Bahamas. He is among the famous celebrity who has well-established his name as a skilled athlete. Deandre is a competitive basketball player. Presently, he plays for the Phoenix Suns of the NBA (National Basketball Association). He plays from the position of Centre. Previously, he has played for the Arizona Men’s Basketball team.

Full NameDeandre Edoneille Ayton
Birth DateJuly 23, 1998
Birth PlaceNassau, Bahamas, U.S.
FatherAlvin Ayton
MotherAndrea Ayton
Height7 feet 1 inch
Weight113 kilograms
Net Worth$40 million

Deandre Ayton

Where was Deandre Ayton born?

Deandre Ayton was born on July 23, 1998, in Nassau, Bahamas, US. Born with the birth name Deandre Edoneille Ayton, he has the birth sign of Leo. He was taken to his father, Alvin Ayton, and his mother, Andrea Ayton. His father has a Nigerian nationality, whereas his mother has Bahamian citizenship. Likewise, Deandre grew up along with his four siblings.

What is Deandre’s distinctive feature?

Deandre Ayton holds a Bahamian nationality. As per his ethnicity, he is black. Moreover, he is Christian by religion and follows Christianity as his religious views.

With a height of 7 feet 1 inch (216 cm) and weighing about 113 kg (260 lbs), Ayton has maintained his body feet and healthy. Besides, he has an athletic body type. Moreover, he has blue-colored eyes and black hair color.

How was Deandre Ayton’s early life?

Deandre, during an early age, showed an interest in playing tuba and soccer. During the time, the Bahamian Basketball Yearbook gave him attention. Also, he was scouted by the All Bahamian Brand.

What is Deandre’s educational detail?

For his education, Deandre firstly joined Balboa School, located in Escondido, California. During school, he started playing basketball. In the first year only, 2014-15, he averaged 21 points, 16 rebounds, and 3.8 blocks per game. Then, he moved to Hillcrest Prep Academy, located in Phoenix, Arizona. He played for 2015-16 as a junior and averaged 29.2 points and 16.7 rebounds, and 3.8 blocks per game. Similarly, he played 2016-17 as a senior and averaged 26 points and 15 rebounds, and 3.5 blocks per game. Also, in 2016,  he played at the Nike Hoop Summit.

After being certified by the school, he attended the University of Arizona. He played as a power forward in his college days. Deandre played in a total of 35 games in 2017-18 in his college. He hit an average of 20.1 points per game, along with 1.9 blocks, 6 steals, 1.6 assists, and 11.6 rebounds per game. Also, on December 9, 2017, he made his career-high 29 points.

How did Deandre Ayton start his professional career?

Deandre Ayton started his professional career after the Phoenix Suns chose him on June 21, 2018, in the 2018 NBA Draft. He became the youngest player to be selected with the first overall selection. Moreover, he signed a rookie-scale contract on July 6, 2018. He had an average of 18.2 points and 9.8 rebounds during the preseason and 2 blocks per game.

Deandre Ayton

On October 17, 2018, Deandre played in the season for the first time. Moreover, in his first game only, he made season-high 6 assists. Likewise, he also had a double-double of 20 points. Playing amazingly and marking his footprints, he became the finalist of the NBA Rookie of the Year Award, in addition to being selected for the 2019 All-Rookie First Team.

However, Deandre became suspended for the 25 games for violating the laws of anti-drug policy. On December 17, he returned after his suspension and played in opposition to the Los Angeles Clippers. Likewise, he played several games. Furthermore, Deandre became the youngest player with 25+ points and 20+ rebounds in the Madison Square Garden. Also, he is recognized as the quickest Player as he reached a thousand rebounds in 94 games.

What are Deandre’s achievements?

Deandre Ayton has earned numerous honors and Achievements being a skilled and prominent athlete. He received awards and achievements since his school days only. He enlisted in the All-USA Boys Basketball First Team and the Naismith High School Boys All-America during his high school.

Likewise, in his college days, he earned several awards and honors. For example, in 2018, he won the Karl Malone Award. Similarly, in the same year, the AP Pac-12 honored him as the Player of the Year, Newcomer of the Year, First Team All-American, Freshman Player of the Year. Likewise, he became the First team, Freshman Team, and Defensive Team.

Moreover, Deandre became enlisted in the NBA All-Rookie First Team in 2019. Also, in the same year, he participated in the Rising Stars Challenge.

Who is Deandre Ayton dating?

It’s always an interesting subject to know about the personal life of celebrities. Moreover, when it comes to a handsome young athlete, people are always enthusiastic about learning either they are married or dating, or having a single life.

Deandre Ayton

About Deandre Ayton’s personal life, presently, he is dating his college sweetheart Anissa Evans. Annisa also holds a Bahamian nationality. The couple met during their college. However, they have not given much information about their love life moving on.

Is Ayton socially active?

Deandre is popular on social networking sites. He has his own account on social sites. He gives an update about himself and his matches on his social accounts. Deandre has a Twitter account with about 81.2k followers, and on Instagram, he has 403k followers.

What is the net worth of Deandre Ayton?

Deandre Ayton has earned massive popularity from his professional career. Likewise, along with gaining name and fame, he has accumulated a decent amount of money. His net worth is estimated to be about $40 million as of 2021. His average salary is determined to be about $8 million per year.

In June 2018, he signed a contract of four years with the sportswear company Puma. Besides, in July 2018, he signed a two-year contract with Phoenix Suns worth $17,728,080. Likewise, in 2019-20, he has his annual salary of $9.75. Furthermore, his income also comes from endorsement.