Famous Canadian professional basketball player, Tristan Thompson plays for Cleveland Cavaliers of National Basketball Association. He has also represented Canada in international Competition and has won NBA championship with the Cavaliers in the year 2016. Here are the complete details about biography, career, awards and net worth of Tristan Thompson in 2018.
Early life and Biography
He was born on 13th March in the year 1991 in Toronto where he attended St. Marguerite d.Youville Secondary School in Brampton. Then he decided to attend Saint Benedict’s Preparatory school in Newark, New Jersey. He has spent his childhood along with brother in Toronto. He developed the interest for basketball during his childhood and then he kept playing this game till he became champion at it.
For his transfer, he reasoned the increase in exposure and skill level. He averaged 13.1 points and 7.8 rebounds per game and has won the award for team’s most valuable player award as voted by teammates. He has made his team won many games and tournaments because of which he is loved by his teammates very much. He is also liked by his fans for this best gaming technique and skills on the field.
He is the oldest son of Trevor and Andrea Thompson, and they are from Jamaica. His younger brother used to play high school basketball. He is also the cousin of former Virginia State University football team.
In the year 2012, his ex-girlfriend Jordan Craig gave birth to his first child named Prince Oliver. Now, Thompson is in a relationship with Khloe Kardashian with whom quite recently he had his daughter named True in the year 2018. Now, he is living happily with his wife, and it is expected that his relationship would last until his lifetime because he loves his wife and daughter very much.
Career, Awards & Nominations
He represented his country in Basketball at FIBA Americas Under-18 Championship in the year 2008 where Canada won the bronze medal. In the year 2013, FIBA Americas Championship, he averaged 11.6 points and ten rebounds per game. He became the NBA Champion in the year 2016 and had won many tournaments in his basketball career. He has also won the Big 12 Freshman of the Year honors and first-team NABC All-District 8 honors.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Tristan Thompson is around $25 million and he managed to earn it with his gaming techniques. He is one of the famous basketball players in Canada and contributed much for his team. Not only he earns a lot of money, but he has also contributed a lot to his basketball game.
He is a great basketball player and got into many controversies because he had a child with his ex-girlfriend. He became NBA Champion in the year 2016 and won many awards and recognition in his life till now. He is known for his best basketball gaming techniques which had made him learn to play the game in the winning side.