Brandon Ingram 2021: Net Worth, Salary, and Endorsements
Brandon Ingram was born in Kinston, North Carolina on September 2, 1997. He was named North Carolina's Mr. Basketball during his High school days. He won state titles in each of the four years there. Ingram managed similar success in his one year of college basketball with Duke, where was named the Atlantic Coast Conference Rookie of the Year.
In 2016, he declared himself eligible for the 2016 NBA Draft. He was drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers with the second overall pick. After playing three seasons in LA, the Lakers traded him to the New Orleans Pelicans in the huge trade for Anthony Davis before the start of the 2019-20 NBA season. Since his arrival in New Orleans, Ingram has solidified himself as a star and has notched up an All-Star appearance too. He will be the franchise cornerstone for the Pelicans along with Zion Williamson, as they hope to become a top team soon.
Major on-court achievements:
- NBA All-Star (2020)
- NBA Most Improved Player (2020)
- All-Rookie Second Team (2017)
- AP Honorable Mention All-American (2016)
- Second-team All-ACC (2016)
- ACC Rookie of the Year (2016)
- McDonald's All-American (2015)
- North Carolina Mr. Basketball (2015)
Brandon Ingram stats
In the 2021-22 season, Brandon Ingram averaged 22.7 points, 5.8 rebounds, and 5.6 assists per game. Since his arrival in NOLA, Ingram has put the league on notice with his scoring ability and has established himself as an elite scorer in the NBA.
Brandon Ingram Net Worth
Ingram has a net worth of $12 Million according to Celebrity Net Worth, but it is likely that this estimate was made prior to his massive contract extension.
Brandon Ingram Current Contract:
Ingram had initially signed a 4-year rookie deal worth $23.8 million with the Los Angeles Lakers. After proving his worth with the Pelicans, he earned himself a max extension, signing a five-year, $158 million deal. He will earn $31,650,600 in the 2022-23 season.
Dec 14, 2020; Miami, Florida, USA; New Orleans Pelicans forward Brandon Ingram (14) shoots the ball over Miami Heat guard Tyler Herro (14) during the first half at American Airlines Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports
Brandon Ingram Endorsements
Ingram signed an endorsement deal with Adidas Basketball back in 2016, worth around $2 million annually. He also made an appearance in a commercial for Speed Stick. He has also had deals with Blk Water, Express, and Bi-Pro USA.