Quick Facts of Blake Austin Griffin
- Full NameBlake Austin Griffin
- Net Worth$30 Million
- Date of Birth1989 /03 /16
- NicknameHigh Griffinition
- Marital StatusSingle
- BirthplaceOklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
- ProfessionBasketball Player
- Active Year2009–present
- Eye colourDark Brown
- Hair colourLight Brown
- Height6 ft 10 in (208 cm)
- Weight114 kg (251 lbs)
- Body Measurementc-45, w-34, b-16
- EducationUniversity of Oklahoma
- Online PresenceInstagram, Twitter, Facebook
- Children2 (Ford Wilson Cameron-Griffin, Finley Elaine Griffin)
An American professional basketball player, Blake Griffin is the player for the Detroit Pistons of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was selected for 1st overall by the Los Angeles Clippers in the 2009 NBA draft and since then he has been a 5 time NBA All-Star as well as 4-time All-NBA selection.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma born Blake Griffin is also called one of the NBA’s 15 Greatest Rookies of All Time by Sports Illustrated. Well, the more we know about Blake, the more we fall for him. So today we present all the detail information concerning his age, bio, wiki, net worth, height, wife, kids and much more.
Blake Griffin Bio, Wiki (Age)
Blake Griffin was born on March 16, 1989, and he makes him 29-year-old as of 2018. He was taught to play basketball by his father Tommy Griffin and was homeschooled by his mother.
While on high school, Blake won 4 high school state titles in the sport and played two seasons for the Oklahoma Sooners before he started his career in NBA in 2009.
After a small setback following a broken kneecap, Blake made his debut in the 2010-2011 season as a rookie but was later selected as an All-Star, winning the NBA Slam Dunk Contest at the All-Star Weekend that year.
Blake Griffin Salary and Net Worth
One of the highest paid NBA players, Blake Griffin is worth $30 million, as per the report of Celebrity Net Worth. Back in 2009, Blake was named Rookies of the year and as of 2018, his annual salary is estimated to be $18.9 million.
Likewise, he has many endorsements deals including Subway, EA Sports, Nike, and Powerbar. According to TheRichest, Blake made $7 million from his endorsement, however, in 2014, he just made an estimated amount $1.5 million. He is signed to a 5-year contract with the Clippers for $171,174,820.
Furthermore, Blake has been ordered to pay $3 million in a year in support of his ex-fiancee Brynn Cameron and the mother for their two children. They have joint legal and physical custody of the children.
Moreover, TMZ Sports has reported that the figure is incorrect and Blake is paying $32,000. Well, it’s a huge difference. To sum up, what lead for the couple to separate their ways? Let’s know in detail:
Blake Griffin Married, Wife and Kids
Well, the former couple, Blake Griffin and Brynn Cameron started dating in 2011 and has been blessed with two children, son- Ford Wilson and daughter- Finley. After dating for some years and being the parents of two children, the couple got engaged. However, the NBA star dumped Brynn one week before their wedding date.
The couple was slated to exchange their vows in St. Barth’s on July 28, 2017, and because Brynn didn’t sign a prenup, Blake called off the wedding.
However, in 2018, Brynn filed a palimony Lawsuit against Blake stating that he has abandoned his two children since being with Kendall Jenner. As per court documents, Brynn claimed that Blake kicked her and her children out of the house soon after Blake called off their wedding.
Youtube: Blake Griffin Sued: You Abandoned Our Family for Kendall Jenner!
After that, Blake was linked to the model Kendall Jenner in August 2017. But as per some of the reports, Blake and Kendall were never serious about their relationship.
Furthermore, Griffin is rumored to be in a relationship with Shay Mitchell. Page six reported that Blake was spotted chatting with Shay but she says it never happened. On the contrary, according to Just Jared, Blake and Shay may have been at the same event, they didn’t meet and she’s not dating him at all.
Well, it’s just a rumor that Shay is in a relationship with Blake as she tweeted:
— Shay Mitchell (@shaymitch) May 7, 2018
Blake Griffin Height, Weight and Body Measurement
One of the outstanding basketball players, Blake Griffin stands 6 feet 8.5 inches (2.o4m) and weighs around 116 kg (256 pounds). Blake is rated among the good-looking athlete at the moment. His chest measure 45’’ (114 cm), the arms or biceps measure 16’’ (41 cm) while his waits 34’’ (87 cm).