Dwight David Howard II is a professional basketball player from the United States named, has a $140 million fortune. Howard has earned numerous accolades over his career and is one of the most decorated players in NBA history. Though he eventually played for the Lakers and a few other teams, his tenure with the Orlando Magic is best remembered.
Dwight Howard Biography and Net Worth
|Net Worth $140 M|
|Full Name Dwight David Howard II|
|Birth Date December 8, 1985|
|Age 36 years|
|Birthplace Atlanta, Georgia, US|
|Profession Basketball Player|
|Girlfriend Te’a Cooper|
Dwight Howard Early Life
Dwight David Howard II known as Dwight was born in Atlanta, Georgia, on December 8, 1985. His parents both play basketball professionally in one manner or another. Dwight was a basketball fanatic from a young age and was raised as a devoted Christian. He was a power forward during his high school career and compiled an amazing resume. He played predominantly power forward and went to Southwest Atlanta Christian Academy, in 129 games, he averaged 16.6 points, 13.4 rebounds, and 6.3 blocks. He eventually gained recognition as the top high school basketball player in the nation, and an NBA career seemed to be in his future.
Dwight Howard Career
In high school, Howard was such a bright young star that he decided to forego college and join the NBA. In 2004, the Orlando Magic selected him, and he joined a team that desperately needed motivation. In his second season, Dwight got better, gaining an additional 20 pounds of muscle, and becoming a more powerful force on the field. The following year, he took on the role of de facto team captain and guided the Magic to the playoffs, where they were soundly defeated by Detroit.
Dwight had to take it slow when he first joined the Lakers since he was still healing from a bad back injury. Dwight and James Harden worked well together throughout Dwight’s time with the Rockets. Howard lost in the opening round of the playoffs during his first year in Houston. He made the decision to relocate once more in 2016, this time to the Atlanta Hawks. Before joining the Charlotte Hornets, he played there for one season. He returned to the LA Lakers in 2019 and participated in the 2019–2020 campaign.
Dwight Howard Wife
The WNBA’s Los Angeles Sparks employ Te’a Cooper, Dwight Howard’s wife and a professional basketball player. Dwight’s Wife Te’a Cooper is an inspirational athlete and also a rising star in the WNBA. Dwight Howard is a father of five different children all with five different mothers, so he had lots of girlfriends.
Dwight Howard Net Worth
The estimated net worth of Dwight Howard is $140 million as of 2022. Dwight Howard earns more over $30 million year when endorsements and salary are taken into account. He was said to have made more than $190 million in salary alone throughout his career as of the year 2018.
Dwight Howard Height and Weight
|Eye Color Brown|
|Hair Color Black|