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Luke Kennard Wiki Biography
Born Luke Douglas Kennard on the 24th June 1996, in Franklin, Ohio USA, Luke is a professional basketball player, who currently plays as a shooting guard for the Detroit Pistons of the National Basketball Association (NBA), having been selected by the franchise in the 2017 NBA Draft.
Have you ever wondered how rich Luke Kennard is, as of early 2018? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Kennard’s net worth is as high as $3 million, an amount earned through his short career, active only since 2017.
Luke Kennard Net Worth $3 Million
Luke grew up in his hometown and went to Franklin High School, where he started playing basketball for the school’s team. In his junior year, Luke was named as the Ohio Gatorade Basketball Player of the Year, while in his senior year he earned the Parade National Player of the Year honors, while also being named the Ohio Gatorade Basketball Player of the Year again. He finished his high school career as the second highest scorer in the school’s history, and also with McDonald’s All-American honors. Following matriculation, Luke enrolled at Duke University to play for the Duke Blue Devil’s under coach Mike Krzyzewski. In his first season, Luke played in 36 games, 11 of which were starts, and helped his team with an average of 11.8 points, 3.6 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game. His numbers improved in the second year, as he started 36 games and his playing time increased to almost ten minutes, resulting in career-high 19.6 points, 5.1 rebounds and 2.5 assists game average. Thanks to his great play, Luke was named ACC Tournament MVP and was inducted into the First-team All-ACC, and Consensus second-team All-American.
Encouraged, Luke decided to declare for the upcoming 2017 NBA Draft and forego the last two years of collegiate eligibility. He was drafted by the Detroit Pistons as the 12th overall pick, and soon after signed his rookie-scale contract worth $12 million over four years, which really established his net worth. Luke immediately received playing time, and in the first 10 games of the season helped his team reach the top of the Eastern Conference. He has so far appeared in 50 games, and in 18.6 minutes per game has averaged 6.8 points, 2.1 rebounds, and 1.4 assists.
When it comes to his personal life, Luke dated reality TV star Savannah Chrisley for the better part of the 2017 year, but the couple has since broken-up. According to sources, Luke is now in a relationship with Instagram model and former Cincinnati cheerleader Anna Castro; the two have already been together in the past, and after a break got back together.
|Net Worth||$3 Million|
|Date Of Birth||June 24, 1996|
|Place Of Birth||Franklin, Ohio USA|
|Profession||American basketball player|
|Education||Duke University, Franklin High School|
|Parents||Jennifer Kennard, Mark Kennard|