Blake Griffin Net Worth
Who Is Blake Griffin?
Blake Griffin is an American professional basketball player. He was associated with the Detroit Pistons. His full name is Blake Austin Griffin.
Blake Griffin Net Worth:
The net worth of Blake Griffin is $ 82 million. He has a per annum income is of about $ 18 million. He has a large collection of luxurious cars that include a Tesla, Aston Martin, GMC, Ford and a Ferrari which are of about $3million. He also owns a lavish house in Los Angeles of about $9 million.
Blake Griffin Life History:
Blake Griffin was born on March 16 in the year 1989 in Oklahoma City in Oklahoma America. His father was Afro-Haitian descent and mother was Gail Griffin who is white. His father was also a basketball player and played from the center and track standout to Northwestern Oklahoma State University.
He also has an older brother named Taylor Griffin and both of them were home-schooled by their mother from the first till the tenth grade and his brother had reached the eighth grade.
While growing up Blake was good friends with the future quarterback of the time NFL Sam Bradford. Sam’s father had owned a gym where both of them used to play basketball. Before they decided to focus on professional basketball, Blake had also played as a first baseman and also football as wide receiver, safety, and tight end as well. Griffin follows Christianity and believes everything happens on God’s will.
In the year 2014, he was charged with misdemeanor battery as a result of a Las Vegas encounter. Allegedly he had seized a phone from its owner and had grabbed him by his neck. He had also slapped him twice after the owner had taken a picture of a group of Clipper players.
Griffin has a son named Ford Wilson Cameron-Griffin and also a daughter who is named Finley Elaine Griffin with his longtime girlfriend Brynn Cameron who is also the sister of former NFL tight end Jordan Cameron. In the year 2017, it was also reported that he had been dating the famous television personality and model Kendall Jenner.
Blake Griffin- Known For:
Blake is best known for his basketball career. He has been a five-time NBA all-star and a four-time All-NBA selection. He was also the player of the year in 2009 and NBA rookie of the year 2011. In the year 2011 Sports Illustrated had called him one of the NBA’S top fifteen Greatest Rookies of all times.
Blake Griffin – Political / Business Affiliations:
Blake had also been associated with a number of brands and had endorsed Panini America and had signed an exclusive long-term deal. He was also on the cover of the famous magazine NCAA Basketball 10 and NBA 2K13. He also had endorsed brands like Kia Motors, Subway, Vizio, and Gamefly.
He also had started his own fundraiser named Dunking for Dollars in which he donates $100 for every dunk that he makes during the season and the money goes to fight childhood obesity.