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An American professional basketball player DeMar DeRozan is known as the ‘Shooting Guard’ for the ‘San Antonio Spurs’ in the ‘National Basketball Association’ (NBA). He is inclined towards basketball since childhood and started playing with his father and was a known young talent during his school years.
In his senior year, he was ranked as a top college recruit in his senior year and was named ‘Pac-10 Tournament MVP.’ While attending ‘University of Southern California’ he had played for the ‘USC Trojans.’ He was chosen as the 9th overall in the ‘NBA Draft 2009’ by the ‘Toronto Raptors.’
He was chosen ninth overall and was included in the US national team during the ‘2014 World Cup’ and the 2016 Olympics. He has won the title of ‘NBA All-Star Team’ four times and also he was a member of ‘All-NBA Team’ two times. He was associated with ‘Toronto Raptors’ for nine seasons and later was traded to the ‘San Antonio Spurs’ in 2018.
Height / Weight / Age
DeMar DeRozan is known for his towering height of 201 cm and in feet inches, his height is 6’7” inches tall. His weight is 100 kg in Kilograms or 200 lbs in Pounds. He has turned 31 years old in August 2020.
He has brown color innocent eyes and black color curly hair. His body measurements are as follows 42 inches chest, 35 inches waist, and 40 inches hips. His biceps size is 17 inches whereas his shoe size is 8.
The net worth of DeMar DeRozan is estimated to be $22 million US dollars approximately.
Education / Family
DeMar DeRozan was born as DeMar Darnell DeRozan on August 7, 1989. He is the only biological son of Frank who was a videographer and Diane DeRozan who worked at a thermostat factory. He belongs to Compton, California, USA, and grew up in a neighborhood infested with criminals.
He had attended “Compton High School” for elementary school and along with the studies he took training in basketball from his father. As a freshman, he scored 26 points average and helped his school get their first playoff berth.
He had received offers from various universities but he chose the University of Southern California over Arizona and North Carolina. At his university, he led the ‘USC Trojans’ and scored a career-high 22 points to win against the ‘Arizona State Univ.’ in ‘Pac-10 Tournament’.
|Real Name||DeMar Darnell DeRozan|
|Birth Place||Campton, California, USA|
|Date Of Birth||August 7, 1989|
|Age||31 years (as in 2020)|
|Height||In centimeters – 201 cm|
In feet inches – 6’7”
|Weight||In kilograms – 100 kg|
In pounds – 200 lbs
|Profession||Professional basketball player|
|School||Compton High School|
|Home Town||Compton, USA|
|Fathers Name||Frank DeRozan|
|Mothers Name||Diane DeRozan|
Career / Fashion And Style
DeMar DeRozan entered NBA in April 2009 and was selected 9th overall by the ‘Toronto Raptors’ Though he was selected for the ‘Sprite Slam Dunk ‘competition in 2010 as well as 2011 but failed to achieve the top place. He played as a reserve guard for ‘Eastern Conference All-Star Team’ at “2014 NBA All-Star Game”.
During the 2013-2014 season, he had achieved third seed in ‘Eastern Conference’ with a 48-34 record and became the first ‘Raptors’ to score 30 points in each playoff game. Due to his injury in the left adductor longus tendon, he could not play for the rest of the season.
He returned to play in January 2015 and continued scoring high points and earned the title of the ‘Eastern Conference Player of the Month’ in April 2015. After earning his 233rd career win, he became the ‘winningest’ player in the ‘Toronto Raptors’ history. After Michael Jordan, he became the first player who scored more than 30-points in nine out of eleven games.
By the end of 2016, he broke the previous records of his team and became a scoring leader with a total of 10, 290 points. During the 2016-17 season, he had scored 2.020 and became the second player to score more than 2000 points.
In the 2018 season, for the second time, he was named as an ‘NBA All-Star’ starter and was selected to the ‘All-NBA Second Team.’ In July 2018, along with Jakob Poltl, he was traded to ‘San Antonio Spurs’ in exchange for Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green.
Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife and More
|Children||Daughters – Diar Derozan, Mari Derozan|
The list of DeMar’s favorite things.
|Favorite Food||Italian Food|
|Favorite Actor||Tom Cruise|
|Favorite Actress||Scarlett Johansson|
Some Interesting Facts About DeMar DeRozan
- DeMar DeRozan has bagged the gold medal along with his team at the 2016 Summer Olympics.
- At ‘FIBA World Cup’ in 2014, he became a part of the US National Team and had won gold medals.
- For San Antonio Spurs, he plays in the position of shooting guard.
- His mother suffered from Lupus which is an auto-immune disease.