While many people take basketball as a recreational activity, if taken seriously and accorded the respect it deserves, it can become a profession. The best thing is, basketball can earn you a fortune if given the right attention and commitment. When Tim Duncan learnt this, he embraced the game and made it his life. Today, we read about Tim Duncan for the effort he put as a basketball player.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married? Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Tim Duncan Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Tim Duncan was born Timothy Theodore Duncan on the 25th of April in 1976 to William Duncan, a Mason and Lone Duncan, a midwife. Tim is the youngest child in a family of four. He has two elder sisters Cheryl and Tricia, and an older brother Scott. Tim Duncan is American, and his ethnicity is African American. His mother died from breast cancer when Tim Duncan was 14 years old, which was a big emotional blow for him.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Timothy Theodore Duncan|
|Age:||44 years old|
|Birth Date:||April 25, 1976|
|Birth Place:||Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands.|
|Parents:||William Duncan and Lone|
|Spouse:||Amy Duncan (m. 2001–2013)|
|Children:||Quill Duncan, Draven Duncan, Sydney Duncan|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$150 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Tim Duncan is currently 44 years old as he celebrates his birth of the 25th of April every year. Tim is quite tall, and this is one of the attributes that has contributed to his success in the basketball game. Tim is 2.11 m tall and currently weighs 113 kg.
Education, School/College University
Tim Duncan attended St. Dunstan’s Episcopal High School, where he started playing basketball. However, he was more interested in swimming until when he was around 14 years old. After graduating from high school, he joined Wake Forest University, where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Tim is the son of William Duncan, a Mason and Lone Duncan, a midwife. He has two elder sisters Cheryl and Tricia, and an elder brother Scott. He is an American with African-American ethnic background. He is, however, not religious or politically active. When asked in an interview about his political stand, he said: “I don’t do politics.” His mother died a day to Tim’s 14th birthday, and since his mother’s death, he stopped swimming. His brother-in-law then introduced him to basketball.
Married? Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Tim Duncan is currently dating. He was, however, married to his long time girlfriend, Amy Duncan. The two dated for a number of years before tying the knot in July 2001. However, their marriage lasted for four years only, and in 2013, they divorced. Tim signed the divorce accusing his wife of cheating on him. The two welcomed their firstborn daughter Sydney Duncan in the summer of 2005. Their second-born son Draven Duncan was born in the summer of 2007.
After his divorce from Amy, he started dating Vanessa Macias, who is his current girlfriend. Together they have a daughter Quill Duncan.
|marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Divorced|
|When did he get married? (married date):||21 July 2001|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||Vanessa Macias|
|Is Tim Duncan Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Amy Duncan (m. 2001–2013)|
|Kids:||Quill Duncan, Draven Duncan, Sydney Duncan|
Professional Life and Career
Tim Duncan started playing basketball as a career in 1997 with the Saint Antonio Spurs. He never looked back and always looked forward to being better by date. Although his mum was long dead by the time he was becoming a professional basketball player, he called her his inspiration. He was introduced to basketball by his brother-in-law to who he has remained forever grateful.
Tim and David Robinson were the best players of the San Antonio Spurs and had been nicknamed Twin Tower for the team. Tim was voted NBA All-Star Game in 1998 after a great performance of 11.9 rebounds, 2.7 assists, 21.1 points and 2.5 blocks per game. He also won the title, NBA Rookie of the Year.
In December of 2013, Tim made a statement in NBA history. This was after becoming the oldest player to record a 20-20 game. He has also represented his country (United States) in the Men’s Basketball in different championships like; World Basketball Championship, Olympic Games, and FIBA Americas Championship, among others on different occasions.
Awards & Nominations
Tim Duncan has not only broken records and received different titles; he has also been awarded different accolades in his time as a professional basketball player. Some of these accolades include; five times NBA Champion, two times NBA MVP, NBA Finals MVP, and fifteen times NBA All-Star, among many others.
Tim Duncan Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
Although Tim Duncan retired from professional basketball in 2016, he had made a great fortune from the career. As of August 2020, his net worth is estimated to be approximately $150 million. His main source of income is his career as a basketball player.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Tim Duncan has managed to live a clean life. Therefore, there are no rumors or controversial information associated with him as per now.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
His Facebook page has around 51k fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 574 followers. On Instagram account, he has around 9.4k. however, he doesn’t have an official YouTube channel.
Tim Duncan is a philanthropic person. He, therefore, opened the TIM Duncan Foundation, whose main aim is funding education, health awareness, and research, youth sports, and recreation in Winston-Salem, San Antonio, and the United States Virgin Islands.