Kyrie Irving

Kyrie Irving 2021: Net worth, Salary, and Endorsements

Kyrie Andrew Irving or Kyrie Irving is a basketball point guard, who currently plays for the Brooklyn Nets in the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Dec 27, 2020; Charlotte, North Carolina, USA; Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving (11) looks to pass during the first half against the Charlotte Hornets at the Spectrum Center. Mandatory Credit: Sam Sharpe-USA TODAY Sports

He was born on March 23, 1992, in Melbourne, Australia. Kyrie’s father, Drederick Irving, was a college basketball player. He lost his mother Elizabeth Irving when he was four. In 2019, it was reported that Irving was engaged to his girlfriend Marlene Wilkerson.

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Irving played college basketball for the Duke Blue Devils before joining the Cavaliers in 2011. After playing four seasons and winning a championship, Irving moved to Boston Celtics where he played for two seasons. Before the start of the 2019-20 season, he came to Brooklyn Nets.

Kyrie plays at the point guard position. He is currently using jersey no. 11, although he started with no. 2 at Cleveland.

Kyrie Irving and Brooklyn Nets

In July 2019, the Nets signed Irving in free agency. On his debut, he scored 50 points against the Minnesota Timberwolves. But he played just 20 games for the Nets in his first season owing to a shoulder injury.

Kyrie Irving stats

After 535 games in his NBA career, Kyrie Irving has averaged 22.4 points, 3.7 rebounds, and 5.7 assists per game. In the 2020-21 season, he is currently averaging 27.1 points, 5.3 rebounds, and 6.1 assists per game.

Major achievements

NBA champion (2016)

6× NBA All-Star (2013–2015, 2017–2019)

NBA All-Star Game MVP (2014)

All-NBA Second Team (2019)

All-NBA Third Team (2015)

NBA Rookie of the Year (2012)

NBA Three-Point Shootout champion (2013)

USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year (2014)

FIBA World Cup MVP (2014)

Kyrie Irving 2021 net worth

Irving was the first overall pick in the 2011 NBA draft. He signed a five-year contract with the Cavaliers in 2014 that is worth $94 million before signing another blockbuster deal with the Celtics in August 2017. In the summer of 2019, he signed a four-year, $141 million deal with the Brooklyn Nets. Forbes has estimated the net worth of Kyrie Irving as $43.3 million. Also, he is among their list of top 75 celebrities of 2019 and 25 highest-paid athletes of 2019.

Jan 5, 2021; Brooklyn, New York, USA; Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving (11) dribbles the ball against the Utah Jazz during the first half at Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Andy Marlin-USA TODAY Sports

Kyrie Irving endorsements

More than half of Irving's income comes from endorsement deals, according to Forbes. Moreover, he endorses major brands like Nike and Pepsi. Also, Irving's Nike shoe is among the NBA's top sellers - only LeBron James outsold him in 2017-18. He also graced the cover of NBA 2K18.

A viral Pepsi ad campaign featuring Irving as the elderly Uncle Drew eventually led to a 2018 feature film; Irving has partial ownership of the character. His jersey ranked fourth among the NBA's bestsellers during the 2018-19 season.

Kyrie Irving charity

Irving contributed to donations for coronavirus relief. In March, he announced a donation of $323,000 to Feeding America.

Previously, he has been involved in a few charity events. Moreover, he hosted a charity walk in 2016 to raise money for an organization that provides personal growth and employment opportunities for people with disabilities.

How to contact Kyrie Irving?

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Kyrie Irving’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/kyrieirving

Kyrie Irving’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kyrieirving/

Age27
Marital StatusUnmarried
ResidenceBoston, Massachusetts
NationalityAmerican
TeamBrooklyn Nets
Rings1
Height6′ 2″ (1.88 m)
Weight88 kg
Wingspan1.93 m
ShoesNike
EndorsementsPanini, 2K Sports, Foot Locker, Nike, Pepsi

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