Zach LaVine (born 10 March 1995) is a famous American Basketballer and NBA (National Basketball Association) player from the USA. He plays for Chicago Bulls in NBA. The 6 footer player also got awarded as the top scorer in his college career.
He started playing basketball while his schooling after which he continued to play for his team at UCLA. In the year 2014, he made his NBA debut.
His dream is to play with the famous player LeBron James. His father in an interview revealed that he always followed James and wants to be a player like him from always.
Recently he also celebrated the birthday of his long time girlfriend named Hunter Mar during his All-Star weekend.
Childhood, Parents, Siblings & Education
The famous player Zach LaVine (age 24 years old as in the year 2019) took birth in a sports lover family in the year 1995 in Renton, Washington. His parents also played for their country.
His father Paul LaVine used to play as a footballer for the national football team of America. His mother Cheryl Johnson LaVine is a former softball player. We can say that the whole family is a sports lover.
Zach has 3 siblings Chandi Leishman, Linda Carter, Camryn LaVine. LaVine celebrates his birthday on 10th March each year.
Growing up in Renton he attended Bothell High School. He used to participate in sports activities while schooling & soon started playing soccer for his school team. When he completed school education he then went to UCLA and played for his college’s team.
Physical Stats, Height, Weight & Appearance
Just like other basketball players he too has a tall height and strong legs. Zach LaVine is a tall basketballer with a height of 6 ft 5 in (196 cm), and his weight is around 91 kg (200.6 lbs).
He loves to wear jewelry also like bracelets and diamond lockets. He has black eyes and black hair. Zach maintains a short haircut with faded sides.
LaVine is a sneaker lover and can be seen wearing some rare ones. Most of the time, he appears wearing hoodies.
Because of the game he has to practice daily which has made his body quite strong muscular. He has to keep his diet protein-rich so as to enhance his performance in-game.
Personal Life, Girlfriend & Wife
In February he came into news when he took his time form his game to celebrate the birthday of his girlfriend named Hunter Mar. They both shared their images on Instagram. Sources say that Zach LaVine and his partner, Hunter Mar for a quite long time.
They both share a very lovely bond together. If you open the Instagram account of Zach then you can see many images of them together.
LaVine is a very busy player but he always makes time from his busy schedule to spend time with her. We can expect Mar to be his future wife.
Zachary is quite socially active. He has 2 million followers on his Instagram account. On Zach’s twitter account (@ZachLaVine) has more than 320k fans.
So in personal life, he spends time using social media platforms also. Currently, he is focussed on his career and has no child.
Some Lesser Known Facts about Zach LaVine
|Real Full Birth Name||Zachary LaVine.
|Famous Name||Zach LaVine.|
|Age (As of 2019)||24 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||March 10, 1995.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Renton, Washington, USA.
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Birth Sign)||Pisces.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 6'5".
Centimeters: 196 cm.
Meters: 1.96 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 91 Kg.
Pounds: 200.6 lbs.
|Shoe Size (UK)||11.|
|Parents||Father: Paul LaVine.
Mother: Cheryl Johnson LaVine.
|Siblings||1. Chandi Leishman.
2. Linda Carter.
3. Camryn LaVine.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Social media||Instagram: zachlavine8 (2 million followers).
Twitter: @ZachLaVine (320.5k fans).
Facebook: @officialzachlavine (1.19 million likes).
|Highest Qualification||College Degree Completed.|
|School||Bothell High School Bothell, Washington.|
|Alma Mater||1. UCLA.
2. University of Washington.
|Net worth||$ 46 million USD (As in 2020).|
Basketball Career, Matches, NBA Contract & Net worth
When Zach LaVine was in college he played for UCLA. He won many awards and also became MVP many times. After this, he got selected by “Minnesota Timberwolves” in the year 2014.
He signed his contract with the team on 8th July 2014. In his career during 2014-2015, he played very well but an ankle injury got him out of the game. In his first 5 games for Minnesota Timberwolves, he played for a time of 12 minutes. Zach played Minnesota till 2017.
In 2017 he got traded to “Chicago Bulls” and even in 2020, he is playing for the same team. He played his first game for Bulls on 13th January 2018. His 14 points helped his team to win the game against “Detroit Pistons”.
The same year he got an offer of $80 million USD. In 2019 on November 23rd he scored the highest score of his career which is 49 points against “Charlotte Hornets”. LaVine is the youngest champion after Kobe Bryant.
He is rising as a star player in his career. He has seen all the fame that he deserves. He has a lavish home in his hometown. Zach LaVine’s estimated net worth is around $46 million US dollars as in the year 2020.
- In the year 2014, he won the slam dunk award in Seattle.
- Zach LaVine is a huge fan of Kobe Bryant and LeBron James.
- Other than playing he loves to spend his time at the beach under the sun.
- He has also appeared in the Disney’s TV series named “Kirby Buckets”.
- In 2017 an MRI revealed that he had knee issues after which he got advised surgery by the doctors.
- LaVine also got honored as the state’s highest scorer as a basketball player.
- Zach is a dog lover. He has two dogs at his home a Labrador and mastiff.
- He also works for commercials to promote companies like Carmax.
- The player is a jewelry lover and you can see him wearing heavy platinum and diamond chains on his neck.