- Short Bio
- Who is Yante Maten (NBA Star)?
- Birth and Early Days
- Career Stats
- Personal Life and Girlfriend
- Net Worth and Salary
- Body Measurement
- Wiki Facts
Name: Yante Maten
Full Name: Yante Khaaliq Daiyann Maten
Birthday: August 14, 1996
Birth Place: Pontiac, Michigan
Marital Status: Unmarried
Height: 6 feet 8 inches
Weight: 109 kg
Parents: Yante Maten and Bryant Maten
Profession: Basketball Player
Who is Yante Maten (NBA Star)?
Yante Maten is a professional basketball player who plays for Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association. He played college basketball for the University of Georgia and is an American citizen. He has also played for other teams like Sioux Falls Skyford.
Here Are Facts You Need To Know
Birth and Early Days
Yante was born on August 14, 1996, and his birth name is Yante Khaaliq Daiyann Maten. He is the son of Bryant Maten and Toiya Paige. He belongs to a black ethnic group and he was raised by his parents with his brother Laiq Maten and Sister Nia Iwusha. He started playing from his early days itself, meaning from his school days itself. Maten created wonderful statistics since his early college life itself with an average of 18.2 points and 6.8 rebounds per match.
It was Yante's mom who was a basketball playmate while his early days. It was for the encouragement that his mom often played thereby. He grew up in a Christian home centered on faith, mutual trust, and friendship.
Yante Maten has impressive career stats. While he was in Georgio, he played 128 games starting 97 and recorded a total of 27.9 minutes per game. His professional career began after he was not selected in the NBA draft of 2018, because of which he signed a two-way contract with Miami Heat of National Basketball Association (NBA) on July 29, 2018. Under the terms of the deal, he split his time between the Heat and their NBA G League affiliate. Maten was then named NBA G League Player of the Month for December 2018. It was on April 7, 2019, he signed Maten to standard NBA contract. He has an amazing career stat and as he is in his rising career days, his further records are yet to be mentioned.
Personal Life and Girlfriend
There is not any sort of information available about whom Yante is dating recently or whom he dated during the past. Hence, it is yet a mystery about his girlfriend. However, it is a well-known fact that Yante Maten is not married till date and does not have a wife. There could be a hidden relationship that Maten has not shared up with, but it is all unknown to date. He maintains top-level privacy thereby. It has been stated that Maten spends a lot of time with his family members though.
Net Worth and Salary
Maten has estimated net worth of over USD 100,000 as he has signed a two-way contract with Miami Heats and Sioux Falls Skyforce. Any NBA player has an average salary of USD 77,250 and therefore Yante certainly does not earn less than that. Yante is 191st best-paid forward of 2018 and 17th best-paid player of Miami Heats. He is also involved in various sorts of sponsorship, from where he earns in an impressive manner as well. He has a home and a car.
Yante has an impressive height of 6 feet and 8 inches. His body has a weight of 109 kg and then. His athletic figure seems to be entirely balanced. His height is a gift for the position of Power forward in the NBA.
He has a hobby of playing video games and loves hiking and camping. He is equally active in social media where he has a lot of fan following. He is available on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram as well. He keeps on sharing his photo using Instagram id @yandelobro. His profile is kept in Wikipedia as well.