- Short Bio
- Who is Thomas Robinson of the NBA?
- Birth and Early Days
- Career Stats
- Personal Life and Wife
- Net Worth and Salary
- Body Measurement
- Wiki Facts
Name: Taurean Prince
Full Name: Tauren Waller-Prince
Birthday: March 22, 1994
Birth Place: San Marcos, Texas
Parents: Anthony Prince and Tamiko Prince
Marital Status: Married
Height: 6 feet 8 inches
Weight: 100 KG
Profession: Basketball Player
Who is Thomas Robinson of the NBA?
Taurean Waller-Prince is a professional basketball player who is playing for Atlanta Hawks of National Basketball Association (NBA) as their small forward. He was selected in the 12th overall pick in the first round of 2016 NBA Draft by Utah Jazz. He is known to be the most valuable three-point shooter on the Hawks and is especially good in the corners with amazing score breaking records.
Birth and Early Days
Taurean was born on March 22, 1994, in San Marcos, Texas to parents Anthony Price and Tamiko Prince who divorced while he was very young. It was his mother who raised him up along with his sister Catina Prince. He attended Earl Warren High School located in San Antonio, Texas from where he developed his interest and affection towards basketball. After completion of his high school, he then got enrolled at Baylor University and started playing for the Baylor Bears. Prince didn't get to live the life of a prince, because he was 12 when he became homeless and lived on the street too.
5 Fast Facts You Need To Know
Taurean began his NBA career after entering in 2016 draft where he was picked by Utah Jazz with the 12th overall draft right. There, The Jazz traded his rights to Atlanta Hawks in 2016 making a three-team deal involving Indiana Pacers. It was in July 2016, he signed a contract with Hawks. And then on March 11, he had then-season-best 17 points in 107-90 win over the Memphis Grizzlies. There were career-high 20 points in a 123-116 win over Boston Celtics thereby and with 11 points in Game 3 of the Hawks first round of playoff series. He turned out to be an impressive asset of Atlanta Hawks gradually. It was in the summer of 2015, Prince contributed for the United States men's national basketball team leading to a bronze medal. He was there in the national team led by Bobby Brown and Anthony Randolph.
Personal Life and Wife
Prince is married. He is married to Hanah Prince whom he had been dating for long before his marriage. He had been dating Prince since early 2017. The couple is blessed with a daughter named Ameera in January 2017. There is not any sort of information available about what his wife does except that she works for Atlanta Hawks, but they are living happily together.
Net Worth and Salary
Widely recognized basketball player, Price signed rookie scale of USD 10,749,66 for four years with Atlanta Hawks on July 15, 2016. This indicates that he is earning an average of USD 2.5 million annually at present. There is not any detail about his house or land ownership, or vehicle that he owns but his estimated net worth is around USD 4 million at present which he made through NBA career.
Prince stands tall with an ideal basketball player height of 6 feet 8 inches (2.03m) and weighs something around 100 kg (220lb). He has got black skin. His athletic figure is attractive enough.
Tauren Prince is an active Instagram user. He keeps on sharing posts through his Instagram Id @taureanprince. He is active on Facebook and Twitter as well. Also, Wikipedia has included Prince's bio in it. He credits his trainer John Collins for the success that he acquires today.
He often talks about his family support for the success that he has today. It was because of his dedication towards the game which impressed his coaches, and scouts as well.