|Celebrated Name:||Shawn Marion, Matrix|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Shawn Marion|
|Age:||44 years old|
|Birth Date:||7 May 1978|
|Birth Place:||Waukegan, Illinois, United States|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (N/A)|
|Dating/Girlfriend (Name):||Yes (Kimbella Vanderhe – 2002-2005( (Erika Jone -2004)|
|Is Shawn Marion Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Former professional basketball player|
|Net Worth in 2023:||$70 million|
|Last Updated:||March 2023|
Shawn Marion is a former professional basketball player who started his journey in 1999. He got selected by Phoenix Suns, played numerous matches, and won many awards. He played 16 seasons in National Basketball Association and retired in 2015 to look after his father. He was titled as “Matrix” by former NBA player Kenny Smith.
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Early Life & Biography
Shawn Marion was born on 7 May 1978. His birthplace is Waukegan, Illinois, United States. He completed his elementary education at Clarksville High School in Clarksville, Tennessee, where he joined the high school’s basketball team.
He met his future NBA teammate Trenton Hassel on the high school basketball team. During his High school days, he played many basketball matches and also won District and All-Region matches.
To complete his further education and pursue his degree, he joined Vincennes University, Junior College, Indiana. During his two years of course in 1996 and 1997, he joined the college basketball team as a freshman and played near about 36 matches in which he was able to earn 23.3 points and 12.8 rebounds.
In 1998 he was given the title of 1998 NJCAA David Rowlands Male Student-Athlete of the year.
Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements
Being born on 7 May 1978, Shawn Marion is 44 years old as of today’s date 28th March 2023. His height is 2.01 m tall, and weight is 103 kg.
Personal Life: wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids
Shawn Marion’s zodiac sign is Taurus. He is still unmarried. He is American with black hair and dark brown eyes. He is currently not dating anyone but had two relationships in the past. But both the relationships were unsuccessful, and he has not been engaged with any of them.
He started to build a relationship with Erika Jones in 2004, while he was already in a relationship with Kimbella Vanderhe from 2002. The relationship ended in 2005. He is a very private person and doesn’t comment on his personal life publicly.
Earlier, he has shared some pictures of his son on Instagram, but he doesn’t reveal about the mother of his son, as he is considered unmarried. But few rumors are there about his love life and his son.
Shawn Marion had a dynamic career era. There are enormous edges to be showcased in his professional profile. He is a former basketball player who played representing the United States. He was given the title of “The Matrix” by former basketball player (NBA player) Kenny Smith.
He started his huge career in 1999 after appearing in many All-Region, and District matches on behalf of his High school and college basketball teams. He started his journey in basketball sports when Phoenix Suns selected him in 1999 NBA drafts.
But in December 1999, he got a severe knee injury because of which he was unable to play near about 31 matches till he got healed in February 2000.
The total points he has earned throughout his career were about 17,700 (15.2 ppg), also he has managed to achieve 10,101 (8.7 RPG) Rebounds.
Awards & Achievements
Shawn Marion is a Talented and skilled personality. He managed to get success in his sports career. He actively participated in various leagues, and his enthusiasm helped him to achieve success. He has won many awards as he played 16 seasons in the NBA (National Basketball Association).
In 1999 he won WAC- First Team All, and in 2000 he won NBA All-Rookie Second Team. He also managed to achieve the All NBA Third Team award two times, in 2005 and 2006. And also won NBA All-Star four times for 2003, 2005, 2006, and 2007.
He was NBA champion in 2011. He was a gold medallist in the Goodwill games in 2001 on behalf of Brisbane while a bronze medallist in the Olympic Games in 2004 on behalf of Team Athens.
Net Worth & Salary of Shawn Marion in 2023
Shawn Marion is a retired basketball player, but his gameplays are still in burning issues. Through his talent and his passion for his game, he managed to achieve great success in his whole career. Although his primary source of income is his profession, he earned a net worth of about $70 Million as of March 2023.
In 1999 his average estimated salary was $1.8 million as he was committed to a four-year contract. Later in 2003, his salary raised to $14 million, and in 2009, his annual income was near about $8 million.
Shawn is a retired Basketball player, but there is no doubt that the skills he used to show in the game and passion for his career are still in recent topics. He has achieved great success in his career.