Paul George, nicknamed “PG13”, is an American professional basketball player. He is currently the Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Before playing two seasons of college basketball at Fresno State, George played high school basketball for Knight High School. Moreover, his number 24 retired by Fresno State on 10 November 2019.
Furthermore, he has received seven-time NBA All-Star and five-time member of the All-NBA Team. Also, he has gained four-time members of the NBA All-Defensive Team. Let us scroll over to know more information on him while going through his net worth and relationships.
Caption: The Basketball player, Paul George.
Source: USA Today
Paul George: Bio, Family, Career
The athlete was born on 2 May 1990 as Paul Clifton Anthony George in Palmdale, California, the USA. He is the son of Paul George and Paulette George. There is not much information on his parent’s profession. He has two older sisters: Teiosha played basketball at Pepperdine, and Portala, a volleyball player at CSU-San Bernardino.
Growing up, he has spent most of his free time playing basketball against his older sister Teiosha. Regarding his education, he attended Knight High School but didn’t play basketball until his freshman year. Afterward, he played for the varsity basketball team in his high school under head coach Tom Hegre for three years. Also, he played Pump and Run of the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) with future UCLA Bruins Jrue Holiday and Malcolm Lee.
Paul George: Career & Life Achievements
After graduating from high school, George played for two years at California State University(Fresno State) in Fresno. During his collegiate gameplay, he sprained his right ankle against Utah State on 21 January 2010 and missed the next four games. He came back after a month on February 11, scoring a career-high 30 points in a winning effort over eventual WAC Tournament champion New Mexico State. His number 24 was retired by Fresno State on 10 November 2019.
From 2010 to 2017, he played with the team Indiana Packers after he traded from the Memphis Grizzlies. He made his first appearance on a 2010 mock draft after entering in NBA Draft in 2010. From 2017-2019, he played with the team Oklahoma City Thunder in exchange for Victor Oladipo and Domantas Sabonis. In 2019, he traded to the Clippers for Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Danilo Gallinari in five first-round draft picks, and the rights to swap two other first-round picks. In addition, George signed a four-year $190 million contract extension with the Clippers in 2020.
Paul George: Personal Life & Girlfriend
In 2014, he dated the daughter of NBA Head Coach Doc Rivers, Callie Rivers. The couple broke up when the news of the pregnancy of Daniela Rajic with his child. Before Callie, he had a fling with Rajic with whom he first met at the Tootsie Club, and ended in a short span of time. The fling was thought to be ended but Rajic later came up with the news of being the pregnancy of his child.
Though he denied the allegations, Rajic undergoes the tests after the birth of a child, daughter Olivia George in 2014 which proved he was the father. As per sources, George also bribed her by the whopping amount of $1 million but she claimed that she denied the offer. Moreover, after the court order, they came to an agreement on co-parenting putting their differences aside. Three years later, they came close to each other and gave their relationship a second chance. Now they are parents of their second child, Natasha George in February 2018.
After breaking up with Callie, his name linked up with a model Jessica Burciaga. But there is not sufficient evidence they had a brief fling or dated for a while. In 2016, he got together with his ex-girlfriend Destiny Marie. Furthermore, he also posted a photo of Destiny, dubbed “Woman Crush Wednesday,” with the hashtag “#WCW,” but it was later removed. However, as of now, he is in a sweet relationship with the mother of his two children, Daniela.
Caption: Paul George and his girlfriend Daniela Rajic
Paul George: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
The American basketball player has been making a hefty amount from his contracts and bonuses. Besides that, he also makes a good profitable amount from his endorsements and promoting brands/products. Therefore, he has a net worth estimated at around $90 million. He had bought a few properties including his plus-sized property carries a $9.5 million price tag and is set in exclusive Ashley Ridge, Hidden Hills.
He is highly active over different social media platforms with personal and verified accounts. On Facebook, she goes by the handle under his name with 4.2 million followers. He has a Twitter account @yg_trece with 2.4 million followers. On Instagram, he has an account @ygtrece with 8.8 million followers.
Paul George: Body Measurements
He has a slim and athletic body figure that stands to a height of 6 feet 9 inches or 2.06 meters. His strong body weighs 100 kg and measures 42 inches chest size and 35 inches waist size with 15 inches biceps size. He has black eyes and black short curly hair color.