|Celebrated Name:||Daniel Gibson|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Daniel Hiram Gibson, Sr.|
|Age:||35 years old|
|Birth Date:||27 February 1986|
|Birth Place:||Houston, Texas, United States|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Keyshia Cole (m. 2011–2017)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Daniel Hiram Gibson Jr.)|
|Is Daniel Gibson Gay?:||No|
|Salary:||$60,000 per year|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$15 million|
|Last Updated:||July 2021|
Daniel Gibson is a former professional basketball player who has played seven consecutive seasons for the Cleveland Cavaliers and was elected during the 2006 NBA draft. He played a guard for the team and was a constant part of the team since 2006. He was the 2008 NBA T-Mobile Rookie Challenge MVP. He averaged over 25 points and also won Texas Class 4A state title for his university team. He set a record of most three-pointers in a season where he nets a total of 101 shots.
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Early Life & Biography
Daniel Gibson was born on 27 February 1986, in Houston, Texas, in a middle-class family of the town. He always had a passion for basketball and sports since his childhood. He completed his schooling from Jones High School, where he was also the part of the basketball team, and indeed was the champion of the lot. He was able to conquer the Texas Class 4A title along with his school team. He later got admission to the University of Texas, where he played as a guard for two long seasons.
Gibson got married to Keyshia Cole in 2011, which was aired live on their BET reality TV series named as Keyshia and Daniel: Family First. Unfortunately, their marriage did not work out well and filed for a divorce in 2014. in 2013, he was charged with a second-degree battery-related crime.
His attorney explained the whole case in front of the media and revealed that Gibson struck a man and allegedly broke his jaw at a party at a local night club. Gibson suffered from depression after the 2012-13 season because his grandmother died, and his marriage was not working out well too. He started writing music in order to get over with stress and anxiety.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 27 February 1986, Daniel Gibson is 35 years old as of today’s date 18th July 2021. His height is 1.88 m tall, and his weight is 91 kg.
Gibson’s professional career started during the 2006-07 season after he was picked by the Cleveland Cavaliers as the 42nd overall pick of the overall draft. He averaged 4.6 points per game and a shooting percentage of 41.9%. He helped his team reach the play-off that particular season. He finished the game against Toronto Raptors with a total of 18 points scored and five rebounds. He played alongside LeBron James from 2006 to 2010, which increased his skills and ability to a higher level. He was a three-point shooter specialist and acquired the second position in the Three-Point Shootout losing to Dirk Nowitzki.
Awards & Achievements
Daniel Gibson is one of the most renowned figures of the basketball universe who has played a part in various award-winning contests and tournaments. He has won several awards and achieved milestones in his career, some of which are listed below:
- Big 12 Freshman of the Year (2005)
- 2× Third-team All-Big 12 (2005, 2006)
- Big 12 All-Defensive Team – Media (2006)
- McDonald’s All-American (2004)
- Second-team Parade All-American (2004)
- Fourth-team Parade All-American (2003)
Net Worth & Salary of Daniel Gibson in 2021
As of July 2021, Daniel Gibson’s net worth is calculated to be around $15 million, the majority of which came from the tournaments he participated in. He was one of the costliest NBA players at a time, where he was drafted for the Cleveland Cavaliers for a hefty sum of money. He was also sponsored by various brands during his career and has also done few endorsement deals.
Daniel Gibson is one of the most successful NBA players of all time who has won several tournaments and leagues for his respective team. He was able to conquer the Texas Class 4A title along with his school team. He later got admission to the University of Texas, where he played as a guard for two long seasons. He was the 2008 NBA T-Mobile Rookie Challenge MVP. He averaged over 25 points each game and was considered a champion of the game. He also featured in the VH1 reality show named Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood, along with his ex-wife Keyshia Cole.