Kendrick Perkins Wiki: Wife, Net Worth, House, Girlfriend
The American national basketball player Kendrick Perkins is the Cleveland Cavaliers central player known for his fierce defensive game. He won the NBA Championship in 2008 with his then team Boston Celtic. NBA star Kendrick was also a winner of Western Conference Championship with the Thunder in 2012.
What Is Kendrick Perkin’s Net Worth?
Kendrick Perkins has garnered a staggering net worth of $18 million. He has amassed his immense net worth from his basketball career. He is harnessing his fortune from Cleveland Cavaliers since 2018.
As per spotrac, Kendrick earns an average salary of $13,156 from Cleveland Cavaliers after he joined the team in April 2018. This year, he is the 15th best-paid player of the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Kendrick started his basketball career from his high school days. He won four district championships and one state championship that time. He played for Boston Celtic from 2003 to 2011 and helped the team to win over Los Angeles Lakers in six games and won the first NBA title in 2008.
In the year 2011, Kendrick moved to Oklahoma City Thunders, and his team was unfortunate to lose against Miami Heat in NBA finals that year. He has also played for New Orleans Pelicans from 2015 to 2016. The athlete was planning for retirement in February 2018 but made his comeback by signing Cleveland Cavaliers.
The NBA player has also made a profit by selling his Oklahoma house for $615,000. He purchased that house for $550,000 in 2012.
Married To Longtime Girlfriend; Father of Two
Kendrick Perkins is in a marital bond with his longtime lover Vanity Perkins. Kendrick and Vanity were dating for a long time before tying the knot. The lovebirds also welcomed their son Kendrick Perkins II on 10 September 2007 in Houston. He was weighing 7 pounds, 9 ounces and 20 inches long at the time of birth.
Kendrick wishes happy Easters on behalf of his family in a picture posted on 6 April 2015 (Photo: Instagram)
Former NBA winner Kendrick shared wedding vows with his wife Vanity on 25 July 2009. One of the groomsmen at the wedding was his teammate Rajon Rondo. The pair became parents for the second time when their son Kenxton was born on 10 October 2011. The former Celtic player often flaunts his family life on social media. On 13 October 2013, he tweeted a cute picture of his wife and sons with a caption
My beautiful family #Dont Hate
He has also shared a picture of Valentine's gift by his partner on 15 February 2013. He also gifted diamond hoops to his wife back in January 2013. The couple is not hesitant to flood the internet with their love posts. The Cleveland defender has also wished his wife on her 30th birthday on 7 July 2015.
Kendrick Perkins was born on 10 November 1984 in Nederland, Texas. He holds an American nationality and belongs to African-American ethnicity. He has a muscular body weighing 122kg and a tall height of 2.08 m (6’ 10’’). He attended Clifton j. Ozen High School in Beaumont, Texas.