Tristan Thompson is an NBA Basketball Player, as well as boyfriend to Khloé Kardashian. Learn about his net worth and other facts here.
Tristan Thompson: Biography of the NBA Player
Tristan Thompson is a Canadian NBA Player. He was born on March 13, 1991. His age is 26 years old. Tristan Thompson is the oldest of four sons. His parents are Trevor and Andrea Thompson. They are both originally from Jamaica. Tristan comes from a very athletically talented family. His younger brother, Dishawn, played high school basketball for Wesley Christian High School in Allen, Kentucky and was considered a highly rated prospect. Tristan is also the cousin of former Virginia State University football star and former Canadian Football League defensive tackle, Jemal Thompson. Born in Toronto, Canada, Tristan Thompson first attended school at St. Marguerite d’Youville Secondary School in Brampton. He decided to switch schools to Saint Benedict’s Preparatory School in Newark, New Jersey during his sophomore year. The reason for the transfer was so that he could increase both his exposure and skill level at a better school. He later switched again to Findlay Prep due to clashing heads with his coach at Saint Benedicts. Tristan Thompson is currently in a relationship with Khloé Kardashian, an American socialite, TV personality and entrepreneur. The couple recently announced that they are expecting their first child together on December 20, 2017 via Instagram. Tristan already has one child with ex girlfriend Jordan Craig. Jordan Craig is a model and her cousin is married to the comedian Kevin Hart.
Tristan Thompson, shown above, is a hugely successful basketball player for the NBA. He has been playing for the Cleveland Cavaliers since 2011. In 2015, he signed another 5 year and $82 million contract with them.
Tristan Thompson: Career in the NBA
Tristan’s decision to switch high schools proved to be a wise one. He did indeed get the increased exposure and training that he was seeking. He quickly rose to stardom as a high school basketball player and was heavily recruited by colleges all across the nation starting in his junior year. Thompson made an immediate impact on the team at Findlay Prep school and thrived under his new coach Michael Peck.and thriving under Findlay coach Michael Peck’s system and coaching style. In his Senior year, he announced his commitment to attend the University of Texas. Tristan led the team at Findlay to two National Championships. His work as a high school ball player earned him the title of McDonald’s All-American and Jordan Brand Classic All-American. Tristan Thompson continued doing well all throughout college, averaging spectacular stats. His stats averaged at 13.1 points and 7.8 rebounds per game for the Texas Longhorns in 2010 to 2011. For this accomplishment, he won the team’s Most Valuable Player award. Tristan did so well in college, that he went straight to the NBA before graduating, signing on to the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2011. At the time, he was the highest drafted Canadian NBA Player in history. Tristan’s stats and performance for the Cleveland Cavaliers continues to be outstanding, earning him much praise and recognition in the world of professional basketball.
Above is an impressive action shot of Tristan Thompson sinking a shot for his team, the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Tristan Thompson: Net Worth, Khloé Kardashian and Fun Facts
Here are some fun facts to know about NBA Player Tristan Thompson. Tristan Thompson’s full name is Tristan Trevor James Thompson. Tristan Thompson is listed at six foot nine inches tall and 238 pounds. Tristan’s position for the Cleveland Cavaliers is Center/ Power Forward. The net worth of Tristan Thompson is reported to be about $16 million. His net worth only continues to grow steadily with his success as a basketball player. Tristan Thompson began dating Khloé Kardashian in August of 2016 right around the same time his first child with ex girlfriend Jordan Craig, named Prince Oliver, was born. Tristan will soon be the father of two kids and most likely many more down the line. Khloé Kardashian has reported that Tristan wants to have multiple kids with her. Tristan Thompson currently lives in Cleveland, Ohio with Khloé Kardashian.
Boyfriend and girlfriend Tristan Thompson and Khloé Kardashian shown above enjoy a quiet moment together. Khloé Kardashian looks super cute with her double french braids and tight black dress.
Tristan Thompson: In Conclusion
It seems like there is no end to the success that Tristan Thompson will accomplish. From his basketball career to his new relationship and future child with Khloé Kardashian, he is certainly a man on fire right now. Him and Khloé Kardashian will surely be living a life of luxury and their baby will as well.
Above Khloé Kardashian holding hands with boyfriend Tristan Thompson. The couple are in no rush to marry even considering the new baby on the way. Khloé Kardashian has had a rough history with love, having gone through a failed marriage already to Lamar Odom. She has stated that she wants to take her time and not rush into anything with Tristan. She is overjoyed about the baby on the way however, as she has always wanted to be a mother. The baby will have cousins the same age also, as her sisters Kylie and Kim are also both pregnant.