Rashard Lewis used to play basketball professionally for the National Basketball Association (popularly abbreviated as the NBA), for several popular teams, including but not limited to Orlando Magic, Seattle Supersonics, Miami Heat and a lot more.
He managed to get selected for the NBA All-Stars twice, once for Seattle and the other for Orlando. He is married to Giovanni Fortes and has three children.
Early Life & Biography
Rashard Lewis, born on August 8, 1979, in Pineville, Louisiana, the United States of America Rashard Quovon Lewis is a former NBA (National Basketball Association) basketball player. He was born to Juanita Brown, who is a businesswoman and a homemaker by profession.
Details about Lewis’ father are unknown, and he has not talked about it openly in public either. After this, he completed his schooling at Alief Elsik High School and became a part of the National Basketball Association.
Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements
Being born on 8 August 1979, Rashard Lewis is 42 years old as of today’s date 23rd May 2022. His height is 2.08 m tall, and weight is 107 Kg.
Not much is known about Rashard’s personal life to the general public because Rashard believes it is best to keep personal and professional life separate. He generally does not entertain personal questions and maintains a strictly professional environment when he is not at home.
As per media reports, Rashard is married to Giovanni Fortes and tied the knot with her in 2011. The couple has three children, namely, Rashard Lewis Jr., Gianna Lewis, and Grayson Lewis. It is rumoured that Rashard had met Giovanni at a basketball event and started dating since then.
Awards & Achievements
In his successful tenure as a professional basketball player, both inside and outside NBA, Rashard was rewarded with various achievements, awards, and accolades, some of which are listed down below:
- Rashard was the NBA Champion in the year 2013
- He became the NBA All-Star for two times, in the years 2005 and 2009
- In 1998, he was recognised as Mr Basketball, the USA
- In the same year, he was also recognised as Mr Basketball in Texas
- His team secured the first position in the Parade All-American in the year 1998
Net Worth & Salary of Rashard Lewis in 2022
As of May 2022, the net worth of Rashard Lewis is estimated to be roughly around $70 Million. He has made investments in diverse portfolios and has multiple revenue streams. However, it is not yet out in the public what the exact monthly salary is. It was once estimated that, on a yearly basis, Rashard receives a salary of about $22 million dollars.
However, there has been no adequate justifications to support this claim. Given the fact that he is now an established and successful basketball player and that he will be a part of several other projects in the future, it is fair to expect that his net worth will rise in the next years.
Rashard had a knack for playing basketball since his childhood and used to spend almost all of his free time playing on the fields. He is extremely passionate about this talent of his, which also led him to become a part of one of the most prestigious basketball associations in the world – the NBA.
He is a prime example of someone who made it big by following his passion. He has a happy family, a beautiful wife, and three loving children and lives a happy life with them.