Last updated on March 30th, 2020 at 11:27 pm
Facts About Grant Hill
|Celebrated Name||Grant Hill|
|Age||50 Years Old|
|Birth Name||Grant Henry Hill|
|Birth Nation||United States of America|
|Place Of Birth||Dallas, Texas|
|Daughter||Myla Grace Hill and Lael Rose Hill|
|Height||6 feet 8 inches|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Net Worth||$250 Million|
|Salary||$10.5 million (Annually)|
|Source of Wealth||NBA Career|
|Links||Wikipedia, Instagram, Twitter, Instagram,|
Currently hosting NBA TV’s NBA Inside Stuff is former NBA player Grant Hill, who during his professional career, played for the Detroit Pistons, Orlando Magic, Phoenix Suns, and the Los Angeles Clippers. After playing college basketball at Duke, Hill began his professional career in 1994 being drafted by the Detroit Pistons with the third pick in the 1994 NBA draft and after nineteen NBA seasons, the renowned basketballer on June 1, 2013, announced his retirement from professional basketball.
Happy Anniversary! Tamia and Grant Hill Celebrated 20 Years Of Marriage In The Bahamas
Tamia and Grant Hill Black Love goals not only because they’ve maintained a 20-year marriage… they also provide us with so many examples on how to keep the fun going in a relationship!
To celebrate their milestone anniversary, the couple headed to the Bahamas and brought their daughters Myla and Lael along for the family fun. There were plenty of laughs, smiles and family fun as they Hills soaked in the beauty of Highborn Cay.
The couple looked like kids again as they enjoyed the crystal blue waters and the oceanside swing. “It’s the little things,” Tamia wrote under the adorable photo.
This vacation for the Hills is well-deserved one. Grant Hill has been busy at work as a sportscaster and part-owner of the Atlanta Hawks. Tamia has steadily been performing and working on her music.
Who are the Parents of Grant Hill?
Recalling his early life, Grant Hill born as Grant Henry Hill. He was born to American parents, Calvin Hill, and Janet Hill in Dallas, Texas, the United States. He is American and is of African-American descent. His star sign is Libra.
Upon completing high school, he landed his steps at Duke University and played four years with the Blue Devils. However, her mother wants to attend Georgetown while father chose the University of North California for him. He played outstandingly well during his college years and set many records in the game of basketball.
When did Grant Hill pursue his basketball career?
- Grant Hill professional achievement left behind his college scores and stats. After graduating in 1994 from Duke, he was picked by the Detroit Pistons. He played with Detroit Pistons from 1994 to 2000.
- In his first season, she played remarkably well and averages 19.9 points, 6.4 rebounds, 5.0 assist, and 1.77 steals per game. made history by being the first rookie to lead an NBA All-Star fan balloting in (1994–95) with 1,289,585 votes, narrowly defeating Shaquille O'Neal.
- In his second season (1995–96), he once again led the All-Star fan balloting, this time edging Michael Jordan.
- In the year 1996; he participated, performed in Summer Olympics Atlanta as a member of US men’s basketball team, and manages to win the gold medal for his nation. On August 3, he agreed to a contract with Orlando Magic and played from 2000 to 2007.
- Later on, he played with Phoenix Suns and Los Angeles Clippers. On June 1, 2013, he took out his feet from playing career. He retired after having 19 seasons in NBA. On March 31, 2018, Hill would be named as a member of the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame.
- Beside sports fields, he involved in several TV series and films as well. In 1995, Hill appeared in an episode of the FOX sitcom Living Single. In the episode, Hill (portraying himself) has a whirlwind romance with magazine owner/publisher Khadijah James (Queen Latifah).
- In 1998, he was in an episode of Home Improvement on the show inside a show Tool Time.
- Grant Hill is featured in the video of the song "Rockstar" by Nickelback.
- Hill presented an award at the 1995 MTV Video Music Awards with talk show host Ricki Lake.
- March 13, 2011, airing of the ESPN films 30 for 30 documentaries The Fab Five sparked national outrage, leading up to a series of media exchanges between members of the press and NCAA players in forums such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and The Washington Post.
- In 2015, Hill was named to the lead announcing team for CBS and Turner Sports' joint coverage of the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament, alongside March Madness stalwarts Jim Nantz and Bill Raftery.
Who is Grant Hill married to?
Reflecting his personal life, Hill is happily married to Canadian singer Tamia. The couple got married in July 1999 after being introduced by singer Anita Baker, in Detroit, Michigan, a few years earlier.
The couple has two children together, their first daughter Myla Grace Hill was born on January 23, 2002, and their second daughter Lael Rose Hill was born five years later on August 9, 2007.
How much net worth does Grant Hill earn?
Grant Hill has an estimated net worth of $250 million in 2019, including all of his properties and earnings. During his nearly 20-year career in the league, he was one of the highest-paid basketball players of all-time. He earned a $140 million salary and additionally received roughly $80 million in endorsements. He used to receive an annual salary of $8.5 million from his club. He is currently receiving an annual salary of $2 million as a sports show host on NBA TV's NBA Inside Stuff.
How tall is Grant Hill?
The former NBA player and now NBA TV host stand at a height of 6 feet 8 inches and weighs around 102 kg. His other body measurements are yet to be disclosed. In the case of disclosed, we will let you know.
Trivias About Grant Hill You Need To Know.
- For the 1996 NBA All-Star Game, Hill once again led the All-Star fan balloting, this time edging Michael Jordan.
- His likable personality allowed him to get many endorsement deals such as Fila and Sprite.
- He was named the Eastern Conference player of the week for the week between November 15th-21st, 2004.
- During the 2010-2011 NBA Season, Hill became one of seven all-time NBA players to average 13 or more points at 38 years of age or older.