Nick Young Biography
Nick Young born Nicholas Aaron Young is an American former professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Young played college basketball for the USC Trojans and was a two-time first-team all-conference selection in the Pac-10.
He was selected by the Washington Wizards in the first round of the 2007 NBA draft with the 16th overall pick. He won an NBA championship with the Golden State Warriors in 2018.
Nick Young Age
Nick is 36 years old as of 2021. Young was born on the 1st of June 1985, in Los Angeles, California, United States. He celebrates his birthday every 1st of June every year.
Nick Young Height and Weight
Nick stands at an average height of 6 feet 7 inches (2.01 m). He weighs 210 lbs (95 kilograms). He has black hair and brown eyes.
Nick Young Education
Young played for Cleveland High School in suburban Reseda, California. Young played for the University of Southern California from 2004 to 2007.
Nick Young Family, Parents, and Siblings
Nick was born and raised in Los Angeles, California, US. He is the son of his father named Charles Young Sr and his Mother named Mae Young. He has an elder brother named Charles Young Jr who was killed as a victim of gang violence when he was 5 years old. He also has a younger brother named John Young.
Nick Young Girlfriend
Young has had an on-again, off-again relationship with his high school sweetheart Keonna Green since 2002. They have three children together, sons born in 2012 and 2019 and a daughter born in 2016. Young and Australian rapper Iggy Azalea announced their engagement on June 1, 2015.
Azalea broke off their engagement a year later after a video of Young discussing how he was having an affair with another woman surfaced. After Azalea broke off her engagement to Young, Keonna Green confirmed that she was 22 weeks pregnant with Young’s second child.
Nick Young Career
Young played for the University of Southern California from 2004 to 2007 and was All-Pac-10 First Team in the 2005–06 and 2006–07 seasons. In the 2007 NCAA Tournament, Young led the fifth-seeded Trojans to a berth in the Sweet Sixteen, where they lost to the one-seeded North Carolina Tar Heels, 74–64.
Along the way, Young led USC to a 77–60 first-round win against Arkansas. In the 2nd round, Young led the team with 22 points over the Texas Longhorns in an 87–68 rout of the team featuring the National Player of the Year, Kevin Durant, though Durant led both teams in scoring with 30.
On July 7, 2017, Young signed with the Golden State Warriors. In his debut for the Warriors in their season opener on October 17, 2017, Young came off the bench to hit six 3-pointers and score 23 points in a 122–121 loss to the Houston Rockets.
He helped the Warriors reach the 2018 NBA Finals, where they defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in a four-game sweep, with Young winning his first NBA championship. On December 10, 2018, Young signed with the Denver Nuggets. Twenty days later, on December 30, he was waived by the Nuggets, after appearing in only four games
Nick Young Net Worth
Nick has an estimated net worth of $25 million. This includes his assets, money, and income. His primary source of income is his career as a basketball player in the National Basketball Association.