Rudy Gobert 2021: Net worth, salary and endorsements
Rudy Gobert was born on June 26, 1992, in Saint-Quentin, France. Gobert stands at 7 ft 1 inch (2.16 m) tall and plays Basketball as a center.
He initially played professional Basketball for Cholet Basket- a club based in Cholet, France. Two years after playing in their senior team, Gobert declared himself for the 2013 NBA Draft, where he was drafted as 27th overall pick by Denver Nuggets. However, he was later traded on draft night to the Utah Jazz.
Playing for the Jazz for six seasons now, Gobert has turned himself into a defensive powerhouse. He was the NBA blocks leader in the 2016–17 season. He has won the NBA Defensive Player of the Year award for the last two seasons- in 2018 and 2019. This made him one of only ten players in NBA History who have won that honor at least twice. In 2019, he was named the French Player of the Year.
Currently, in the 2020-21 season, Gobert is averaging 13.1 points, 13.4 rebounds, and 1.3 assists per game.
Celebrity net worth has estimated the net worth of Rudy Gobert as $40 million. After an initial rookie-level contract with the Jazz, Gobert signed a four-year, $102 million contract extension with them in 2016. He is currently the highest-paid player for the Utah Jazz, and the numbers are set to rise in the coming years.
Rudy Gobert endorses Nike and sports shoes from their Air Max Dominate line.
|Height||7′ 1″ (2.16 m)|