Draymond Green is an American basketball player with the NBA with an estimated net worth of $2 million. He was born on March 4, 1990 in Saginaw, Michigan. He grew up in the same place and played basketball in his hometown. He did not go far when it was time for him to attend college, he stayed close to home and played ball for Michigan State. His part on the team allowed them to make it to two Final Four appearances in the college basketball championships. His college career was fraught with accolades, awards and recognition, and he was a young man highly touted for a successful career in the NBA. He grew up playing the game and has excelled at it his entire life, and it’s something that he has been well aware of.
Draymond Green is such a good player that he signed his letter of intent in 2007 to play for Michigan State. He had other options, but he wanted to play for this team. Other considerations he was making included Michigan and Kentucky, both powerful schools in the basketball game. Imagine what he would have done for Kentucky had he played there for the Wildcats and their stellar history on the court. During the NBA draft after his senior year in high school, he was chosen as the 35th overall pick. He was chosen by the Golden State Warriors, where he has been playing ever since.
His contract began with a 3-year $2.6 million feature. Right now he’s making just under $1 million per year. Draymond Green actually does not share a name with his birth father. His birth father is Wallace Davis and his mother is Mary Babers. His parents did not work out and his mother married a man by the name of Raymond Green, with whom he took his name. He comes from a very large family with two brothers and three sisters. One of his brothers, Torrian Harris, actually played ball for Nebraska for two years.
Throughout his career as a basketball player in college, he also played for the Michigan State football team. He was in a game for two plays during 2011, but he ended up decided to focus on basketball instead. He’s been really well-received since he began playing ball in San Francisco, choosing to live outside the city rather than in an expensive apartment in San Francisco. He chose a smaller, more modest dwelling outside the city explaining that he has been pretty poor most of his life and he’d rather save his money and never deal with that again. He is a Christian man, and he has donated more than $3.1 million of his earnings from endorsements and other ventures to his alma matter so that they could build a new athletic building as well as provide scholarships to athletes who want to play ball but cannot afford to go to college otherwise. He’s a very respectable young man, and his career is only just beginning.
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