Kevon Grant Looney, better known as Kevon Looney, is an American professional basketball player of the NBA (National Basketball Association). He was born on February 6, 1996, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He was taken to Doug Looney and Victoria Looney, with the star sign Aquarius.
Also, he grew up with his two older siblings, brother Kevin and sister Summer. Besides, his brother inspired him to play basketball. Talking more, Kevon holds an American nationality, and as per ethnicity, he belongs to Afro-Americans.
|Celebrated Name||Kevon Looney|
|Birth Date||February 6, 1996|
|Birth Place||Milwaukee, Wisconsin|
|Parents||Father: Doug Looney
Mother: Victoria Looney
|Height||6 feet 9 inches|
|Net Worth||$3 million|
What are Kevon Looney’s height and weight?
With a height of 6 feet 9 inches and a weight of about 220 lbs, he has maintained his body fit. Likewise, Kevon has an athletic body type. Besides, he has a pair of black-colored eyes and hair.
How did Kevon begin his high school and college career?
Kevon attended Alexander Hamilton High School, located in Milwaukee. During his high school, he was one of the best players and played outstanding. On his name, he has many records. Also, he received many awards. Furthermore, ESPN.com, Rivals.com, Scout.com listed him as the five-star prospect.
Later, he attended the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He played many games during his college. Furthermore, the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NBAC) named him the second-team-all-district. Also, his coach Steve Alford helped him to boost his career.
How did Looney start his professional career?
In the 2015 NBA draft, the Golden State Warriors selected Kevon in round 1 with the 20th overall pick. Kevon, after returning from rehab from his surgery, completed all the practice. Then, on January 4, 2016, Santa Cruz Warriors, a Golden State’s D-League affiliate, selected him. Kevon debuted with the Santa Cruz Warriors on January 12. He recorded 12 rebounds and 11 points in 16 minutes against the game with Idaho Stampede.
Later, in the same year, on January 27, Kevon debuted in NBA. But, unfortunately, while he’s signed with the State Warriors, he suffered from many injuries. Therefore he had to become a regular rotation in the season 2017-18. Meanwhile, he signed an extension contract with the Warriors in the 2018-19 season.
Kevon made his career-high record with 14 points, on December 3, 2018, during his starting for the injured jones. Also, he made his career-high-tying five assists in a 128-111 victory against the Atlanta Hawks. During the game, Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, and Klay Thompson also played. His gameplay till today has surprised his audience.
Who is Kevon Looney’s wife?
Kevon is not married. Besides, he is in a romantic relationship with Mariah Simone. Though the couple has not revealed much information about their love life, however, they seem to be dating since 2017, from his Instagram post.
What is the net worth of Kevon Looney?
Kevon Looney, along with earning massive popularity, has been able to gain a handsome amount of money. His net worth is estimated to be about $3 million. Additionally, Kevon’s salary for the 2018-19 season is reported to be $1.5 million.