Biography of Udonis Haslem
Udonis Johneal Haslem is a professional basketball player from America who is currently playing for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Udonis Haslem Age
Heslam was born on 9th June 1980 in Miami, Florida in the United States, he is 43 years old. He celebrates his birthday on the 9th day of June every year.
Udonis Haslem family
His parents are Johnnie Haslem his farther and Debra Haslem his mother. Heslam grew up alongside other three siblings two sisters and one brother.
Udonis Haslem Wife
Helsman got married to Faith Rein in 2013, his wife is a sport broadcaster. The couple are blessed with three kid who are all boys namely Josiah Haslem Kedonis Haslem and Elijah Haslem.
Udonis Haslem Career
Haslem did his college basketball at the Florida Gators. He was a member of the four NCAA tournament teams. His professional career kicked off in France with the Chalon-sur-Saône. In 2003 he signed with Miami Heat.
He resigned with the team in 2005 but came back in 2006 to help Miami Heat the maiden NBA Championship finals which was a victory of 4-2 over the Dallas Mavericks.
Udonis Haslem contract
Four years later in 2010 Heslam turned down the contract of Dallas Mavericks and Denver Nuggets. However, he signed a 5-year contract which was worth $20 million with the Miami Heat for him to remain in the team. He claimed the contract paid him better than the other lucrative offers. Heslam renewed his contract with the Heat severally a two year contract in 2014, a one year contracts in both 2016 and 2017.
He also appeared in the Heat during the 2018-2019 season which claimed would be the last but again was there in the 2019-2020 season where he renewed the Heat contract in August 2019 for the season and he appeared in only four games.Heslam was the 30th player to play after turning 40.
During the 2020-2021 season he again renewed the deal and appeared in one game which was against hiladelphia 76ers which was held in May 2021.
He again renewed the contract of one year with the Miami Heats in August 2021. A year later in August 2022, he again re-signed with the Miami Heats for the 2022-2023 season which he said would be the last. In March 2023 in a match against the Orlando Magic in the heat won the game with 123-110 with Heslam recording 24 points in just 24 minutes.
He was the first to score 24 and above points at the age of 42 years which is the highest scoring output since 2009
Udonis Haslem Net Worth
His net worth is estimated to be at around $20 million as of 2023.