Who is Zach LaVine?

Zach Lavine is a professional American basketball player of the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Chicago Bulls. He was born on March 10, 1995, in Renton, Wahington, United States. Zach was born with the birth sign Pisces. He was born to Paul, who was an American football in the United States Football League, and NFL and his mother, CJ was a softball player. His interest in basketball was from a very young age after he saw Michael Jordon playing in Space Jam. 

Quick Info
First NameZach Lavine
Birth DateMarch 10, 1995
Birth PlaceRenton, Wahington, United States
FatherPaul Lavine
MotherCJ Lavine
TeamChicago Bulls
High SchoolBothell High School
GirlfriendHunter Mar
Net Worth$46 million
Height6 feet 3 inches

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College Career

Zach first went to Bothell High School in Bothell, Washington. He there played as a primary ball-handler. He stood the height of 6 feet 3 inches by his junior year. Later, as a senior, he averaged 3.4 rebounds, 28.5 points, and 2.5 assists per game. Also, Zach was named as the 2013 Associated Press Washington state player of the year. 

Later, Zach attended UCLA and played for the 2013 season. However, after his coach was resigned, he enrolled in the University of Washington.

The Career of Zach Lavine

During UCLA, he played basketball for one season in 2013, before declaring for the NBA draft. He started his professional basketball player in July 2014 by signing his rookie scale contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves. In the beginning, he played off the bench. However, he got injured by the Wolves’ regular starter.

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Later, for the franchise from 2015 to 2017, he broke the records with his winning streaks. Also, he won the NBA Slam Dunk Contest twice. Moreover, he became the MVP for Team USA, in the Rising Star Challenge.

Zach has seen many ups and downs during his career. He suffered from numerous injuries. He had a hip injury in an AAU summer game. In February 217, he had a ligament tear in his left leg. This made him have knee reconstruction surgery.

In June, Chicago Bulls traded Zach. Thankfully, he bounced back from the ligament injury. Nonetheless, in April 2018, Chicago Bulls shut down Zach for the rest of the season due to his injuries.

Besides, his basketball career, he also has made his appearance in the TV series. His roles appeared in “Fans’ Journey to the Star: Basketball Edition,” in 2015. Also, he appeared in Disney XD’s Kirby Buckets in 2016.

Personal Life

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Zach is not married yet. However, he is currently dating Hunter Mar. Hunter Mars is an athlete who was an active soccer player in college. It seems the pair is going well on their relationships. Also, they have posted their photos quite a time in social media posts. Moreover, the couple has announced they are getting engaged on March 23.

Net Worth

Zach LaVine has earned popularity along with the right amount of money. His net worth is estimated to be about $46 million as of 2020.