John Salmons Bio

(Professional Basketball Player)

Relationship Statistics of John Salmons

What is John Salmons marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did John Salmons get married ? (married date):September 02, 2006
💑 Anniversary in 143 days 💑
How many children does John Salmons have ? (name):Two(Josiah Salmons and Saria Salmons)
Is John Salmons having any relationship affair ?: No
Is John Salmons gay ?: No
Who is John Salmons wife ? (name):Taniesha Salmons

More about the relationship

Reflecting on a personal life of John Salmons, he is a married man. He is married to his longtime girlfriend, Taniesha Salmons. The couple tied the knot on 2 September 2006.

Together, they have two children: a son and a daughter: Josiah Salmons and Saria Salmons respectively. The couple is living a blissful life with their children without any rumors of separation or an extra-marital affair.

Who is John Salmons?

Tall and handsome John Salmons is a well-known American professional basketball player. He is currently a free agent who has played for different teams from the National Basketball Association (NBA). He plays from small forward and shooting guard position.

Birth Facts, Family, and Childhood

The son of Sandra and John Salmons, John Salmons was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was born on 12 December 1979. He is of African American ethnicity and has an American nationality.

John Salmons playing basketball
Caption: John Salmons playing basketball (Source: Pinterest)

His birth name is John Rushall Salmons. There is no information on his parents. He has a brother: Thaddeus Hayes. Since childhood, he has built up a strong interest in basketball games.

John SalmonsEducation History

He studied at Plymouth-Whitemarsh High School in Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania and attended the University of Miami in Florida. He has won the Pennsylvania state championship while playing at Plymouth-Whitemarsh High School.

John Salmons: Professional Life and Career

Talking about the career journey of John Salmons, he started playing basketball professionally after being selected by San Antonio Spurs in the 2002 NBA draft. He was then immediately traded to Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for Speedy Claxton.

On 13 July 2006, he was traded to Toronto Raptors but the trade was canceled because he wasn’t willing to join the Raptors. On 24 July 2006, he signed a multi-year contract with the Sacramento Kings and recorded his first triple-double with 21 points, 11 rebounds, and 10 assists against a match with Denver Nuggets. On 18 February 2009, he was traded to Chicago Bulls where he recorded an average of 18 points per game.

On 18 February 2010, he was traded to Milwaukee Bucks in exchange for Hakim Warrick and Joe Alexander. He signed a five-year contract extension with the Bucks but on 23 June 2011, he was traded back to the Kings.

On 9 December 2013, Salmons was traded to Toronto Raptors and on 30 June 2014, Raptors traded him to Atlanta Hawks. On 10 July 2014, he left the Hawks and signed with New Orleans Pelicans on 26 August 2014. On 19 February 2015, he was traded to Phoenix Suns but he was released from the team just after two days.

John Salmons: Salary and Net Worth

His success in career path has paid him well financially making his net worth estimated to be $20 million.

John Salmons: Rumors and Controversy

Except for trade rumor, he hasn’t been in other rumor and controversy sufferings in his life.

John Salmons: Body Measurements

John has a height of 6 feet 6 inches. His body weighs 94kg. He has black hair and black eyes.

John Salmons: Social Media Profile

John is active on Facebook and Twitter. He has more than 72.4k followers on Facebook and 3.619k followers on Twitter.

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