Onyeka Okongwu

Onyeka Okongwu 2021: Net Worth, Salary, and Endorsements

Onyeka Okongwu is an NBA player who plays for the Atlanta Hawks. He was drafted by them in the 2020 NBA Draft.

Feb 12, 2021; Atlanta, Georgia, USA; San Antonio Spurs forward Drew Eubanks (14) and Atlanta Hawks forward Onyeka Okongwu (17) fight for a loose ball in the fourth quarter at State Farm Arena. Mandatory Credit: Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports

Okongwu can play both the power forward and center role effectively. He established himself as a dominant two-way threat from his time in college. He is an elite shot-blocker and had more than average offensive production. Okongwu's physical gifts would suggest a relatively high ceiling for him.


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Onyeka Okongwu Atlanta Hawks

In search of a backup big man, the Atlanta Hawks turned their attention towards the USC Trojans star big Onyeka Okongwu and drafted him with their sixth pick.

His debut was delayed due to injury, and now he is slowly getting playing time. It is too early to tell since he has played just nine games, but he has the potential to be a franchise big man for the Hawks.

Currently, Okongwu is averaging 3.0 points, 2.8 rebounds, and 0.4 assists per game.

Onyeka Okongwu 2021 Net Worth

According to CelebsAgeWiki, Okongwu's estimated net worth is around $1 Million - $5 Million. He will be paid around $12 million for his first two seasons under his rookie deal and will make around $15 million more if the Hawks pick up his team option.

Okungu is one of the five rookies from the 2020 Draft Class who have inked a deal with Adidas.


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How to contact Onyeka Okongwu?

Twitter: @BigO21_

Instagram: Not available


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NationalityUnited States
Birth DateDecember 11, 2000
Place of BirthChino Hills, California
Weight235 pounds
PositionPower Forward/Center
High SchoolChino Hills High School
UniversityUniversity of Southern California
Marital statusSingle