Unfortunately, Shaun Livingston knee injury weighted loss for Golden State Warriors against Toronto Raptors in NBA finals.
Shaun Livingston, an American basketball player who plays for NBA club Golden State Warriors. He is a three-time NBA champion and the 2004 Illinois Mr. Basketball winner. The player has served for other clubs including Charlotte Bobcats, Cleveland Cavaliers, and Brooklyn Nets. Despite suffering a horrible knee injury and being on the bench for three years, Shaun is still one of the best players in the NBA right now.
Shaun Livingston Wife
Shaun married his long-term girlfriend Joanna Williams in August of 2017. The couple tied the knot in Oakland Hills, California with a limited number of guests. His wife, Joanna is a model and founder of Kneeland Co. located in Los Angeles.
Moreover, the couple shares two adorable children among them. Their eldest daughter is named Tyler Marie and was born in February 2017 before their marriage. However, Shaun is yet to reveal the name of his youngest daughter.
Shaun Livingston Net Worth & Contract
Professional Basketball players receive a huge amount of earning from the sport. The case is the same with Livingston. The point guard signed a two year deal with Charlotte Bobcats in 2010 worth $2 million. Later in 2014, he signed a contract worth $16 million with his current club Golden State Warriors. In addition, Shaun has total NBA career earnings of $49 million as of 2019.
Talking about his salary, Shaun receives $7,692,308 on a yearly basis for playing for Golden State Warriors. Due to all this, he has been able to maintain a net worth of $22 million in 2019.
Shaun Livingston Horrific Knee Injury
Facing off against Charlotte Bobcats on 26th February 2007, Shaun received a devastating knee injury. The Golden State Player missed a layup shot and landed heavily causing a dislocation on his left knee cap. In addition, he broke his whole left leg. The traumatic experience shook the players and fans alike and a medic rushed to the scene and took him to the hospital.
Following the examination, the doctor informed Livingston that his left leg may need to get amputated. Despite this, after months of rehabilitation, he was able to heal and walk again. However, he was not clear to participate in the sport for the first three years.
Shaun Livingston Wiki, Bio, Parents, and Siblings
Shaun Livingston was born in Peoria, Illinois on the 11th of September, 1985. Hence he is 33 years old as of 2019 and was born with the birth sign Virgo. His parents are Reggie Livingston (father) and Ann Wyman (mother). At the age of two, Shaun’s parents divorced. Despite Ann winning the custody of Shaun, his father took him away and raised him after finding out he was being raised at a maid’s house. As for siblings, he has two sisters named Sarah Aupperie and Blair. Talking about his nationality, Shaun is American and his ethnicity is African-American.
Besides, Shaun attended Concordia Lutheran Grade School and completed his high schooling from Richwoods High School. The three-time NBA champion stands tall at a height of 6 feet 7 inches and weighs around 87 kilos. Furthermore, he has black hair and black eyes.