Matt Barnes is a professional basketball player in the NBA. He was born in America on March 9, 1980. Get info on Matt’s Networth, his relationship, height, weight and full bio.
Who is Matt Branes?
Matthew Kelly Barnes, popularly known as Matt Barnes, is a professional basketball player in the NBA from America and has played NBA for 14 seasons. Memphis, Grizzlies drafted him in the year 2002. In his last season in 2017, Barnes won an NBA championship with the Golden State Warriors.
In addition to his outstanding basketball skills, Barnes was an All-American wide receiver and led the nation with 28 touchdown catches during his senior year. He earned All-American, All-State, All-CIF, All-City, and All-League honours in each sport.
Known for a fierce, competitive spirit on the court, Matt is no stranger to a challenge. While navigating the roadblocks of very public life, retirement is just the beginning. His authenticity and compassion set the stage for a powerful story where success belongs to those who give their all.
Matt Barnes’s Quick Bio
|Name||Matthew Kelly Barnes, Matt Barnes|
|Born||March 9, 1980|
|Height||6 feet and 7 inches
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Children||Carter Kelly Barnes, Isaiah Michael Barnes,
Ashton Joseph Barnes
|Net Worth||$10 million|
Matt Barnes’s Career
What is Matt Barnes famous for?
- Matt Barnes was born in 1980 in Santa Clara, California, the USA, to an African-American father and a white mother. He won several honours like All-League, All-State, All-City, and All-CIF for each sport back in his high school.
- Barnes’s career as a professional basketball player started in 2002 with Memphis Grizzlies, then with Cleveland Cavaliers, and for seasons 2002-2003, he joined Fayetteville Patriots. In October 2004, Barnes signed with Sacramento Kings. He made a debut record of 17 points and nine rebounds for the team and confirmed himself as one of the key players of the Sacramento.
- In October 2006, Matt Barnes signed with Golden State Warriors. From the day he joined the Warriors, Barnes went on raising the bar with his performance. On 26th December of the same year, he made a record by hitting seven three-point field goals. Barnes’s performance then saw a lot more improvement in each game.
- In season 2007-2008, Barnes was the team captain for the Warriors and Baron Davis and Stephen Jackson. After completing the season, he signed a year contract with Pheonix Suns and a two-year contract with Orlando Magic in 2009.
- In 2012 Barnes returned to Los Angeles Clippers and, in the following year, was named the team’s Defensive Player of The Year.
- For his last season, Branes returned to the Golden State Warriors in 2017. The team won the year’s NBA championship against Cleveland Cavaliers. This year, the Warrior’s win was listed in NBA’s history as the best postseason winning per cent.
- The player announced his retirement in 2017 via Instagram.
Matt Barnes’s Personal Information
What is the height and weight of Matt Barnes?
- THE 40-year-old basketball player’s height is 6 feet and 7 inches, and he weighs around 103kgs.
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Matt Barnes’s Relationship
Who is the wife of Matt Barnes?
- Gloria Govan was the wife of Matt Barnes. The couple had three kids named Carter Kelly Barnes, Isaiah Michael Barnes, and Ashton Joseph Barnes. But the two got divorced in 2016.
Matt Barnes’s Net Worth
- The 40-year-old American former basketball player Matt Barnes’s net worth is $10 Million. Barnes earned his fortune and fame with his excellence in the sport. Matt Barnes as a player of the Los Angeles Clippers in the season 2014-15, used to earn a $3.4 million salary.
- Matt Barnes’s brother Jason Barnes was also a football player in the Canadian Football League.
- In his career of 14 seasons, Barnes had his first championship ring in the year 2017.