Shannon Brown is known as one of the top basketball players of the century. He played with various professional teams in NBA throughout his career, starting with the Cleveland Cavaliers and now with the Delaware Blue Coats. You may explore in details below the life, career and net worth of Shannon Brown in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Shannon Brown was born on November 29, 1985, in Maywood village in Illinois, United States. His father’s name is Chris Brown, and his mother’s is Sandra Brown. There is no more information to mention about his parents, as we have no clue regarding their occupations or the conditions in which the family lived during Shannon’s early living days.
Shannon Brown was probably grown and raised mainly in his hometown. He completed his education and schooling at the Proviso East High School, and he attended the Michigan State University but it’s not confirmed whether he earned a degree, certificate or no. He is the older brother of the well-known professional basketball player Sterling Brown. We are not totally sure that Shannon does not have any other siblings or step-siblings.
Many fans of Shannon Brown have been digging and searching a lot to know more about his private life. He has been married to the famous singer-songwriter, actress and entrepreneur Monica since 2010. The couple met when Shannon was asked to appear in a music video for Monica. They have 1 daughter and 1 son together, Laiyah Shannon Brown and Shannon Christopher Brown.
Monica also has 2 sons from her previous relationship with the rapper and actor Rocko, Rodney Ramone Hill III and Romelo Montez Hill. Shannon Brown is now the stepfather of them.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Shannon Brown was a great player at high school, and one of the best ones of the Michigan State Spartans men’s basketball. He started his professional career in 2006 with the Cleveland Cavaliers. He was traded to other teams several times, and he won 2 consecutive NBA champions with the Los Angeles Lakers.
Shannon Brown has been achieving great accomplishments in the basketball. During his early schooling days, he was named as a McDonald’s All-American Game and the Illinois Mr. Basketball. He was considered as the best shooting guard when he played at college.
Shannon Brown was traded to the Delaware Blue Coats team in 2018. He played his first game with the team on the first day in which he was traded, January 26th.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American professional basketball player Shannon Brown has an estimated net worth of more than $10 million. His wealth was created from his career in the NBA where he played as a shooting guard and a point guard. Shannon Brown annual salary and earnings reach over $3 million.
Shannon Brown is a talented basketball player who has been in the field for more than a decade. He played with various teams in the NBA, but his most popular period was with the Los Angeles Lakers. Shannon Brown is happily living with his spouse Monica, and their children.