Player Profile

Austin Reaves

Austin Reaves

Los Angeles Lakers Shooting guard

Nationality :American
Date Of Birth :May 29, 1998
Height :6 feet 5 inches
Weight :89 kg

Austin Tyler Reaves (born May 29, 1998) is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the Wichita State Shockers and the Oklahoma Sooners. He joined the Lakers as an undrafted free agent.

Quick Facts

Full NameAustin Tyler Reaves 
Nick NameHillbilly Kobe, AR-15
Date of BirthMay 29, 1998
Age25 Years Old
Birth PlaceNewark, Arkansas
NationalityAmerican-German
EthnicityWhite
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Chinese zodiacTiger
Height6 feet 5 inches (1.96 m)
Weight93 Kg (206 lbs)
High SchoolCedar Ridge High School
UniversityWichita State University, Oklahoma University
Father’s NameBrian Reaves
Mother’s NameNicole Wilkett
ReligionChristianity
GirlfriendJenna Barber
ChildrenNone
ProfessionBasketball player
PositionShooting Guard
League  NBA
Playing forLos Angeles Lakers (2021- Present)
Jersey Number15
TattoosNone
NBA draftUndrafted (2021)
Net Worth  $1 Million 
Social MediaInstagram
MerchTrading Card
Last Update August 2023

Austin Reaves Education

Austin Reaves, an alumnus of Cedar Ridge High School, enrolled at Wichita State University (2016-18). As a sophomore transfer to the University of Oklahoma (2019-21), he redshirted his 2018-19 season.

Throughout his college career, Reaves dislocated his right shoulder three times & had to undergo surgery to repair a torn labrum.

While at Oklahoma, he earned First Team All-Big 12 honors and finished his senior year averaging 8.4 points, 5.5 rebounds, and 4.6 assists per game.

On March 31, 2021, he declared for the 2021 NBA draft.

He declared for the NBA draft on March 31, 2021.

Austin Reaves’s, Height, And Weight

Austin Reaves was born in 1998, the Lakers shooting guard Austin Reaves is 25 years old. His zodiac sign is Gemini & according to the Chinese calendar, the player was born in the Tiger year.

The 1.96 m tall NBA player weighs around 206 lbs & has an athletic build, a testament to his hard work and dedication to his craft.

Austin Reaves wears a shoe size of 14, the standard size for most American men. He has dark brown hair and eyes, which adds to his striking appearance.

Career

Austin Reaves, an alumnus of Cedar Ridge High School, enrolled at Wichita State University (2016-18). As a sophomore transfer to the University of Oklahoma (2019-21), he redshirted his 2018-19 season.

Throughout his college career, Reaves dislocated his right shoulder three times & had to undergo surgery to repair a torn labrum.

While at Oklahoma, he earned First Team All-Big 12 honors and finished his senior year averaging 8.4 points, 5.5 rebounds, and 4.6 assists per game.

On March 31, 2021, he declared for the 2021 NBA draft.

NBA Career & Achievements

Austin Reaves went undrafted in the 2021 NBA draft and later signed a two-way contract with the Los Angeles Lakers.

Shortly after, he quickly impacted the team and signed a standard NBA contract joining the rosters: LeBron James, Anthony Davis, Russell Westbrook, Malik Monk, Carmelo Anthony, & others.

The player made his debut on October 22, 2021, in a 115–105 loss to the Phoenix Suns.

Austin Reaves Playing For The Lakers (Source: Instagram)

He scored 15 points, grabbed seven rebounds, and hit a game-winning 3-pointer in a 107-104 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on December 15.

Then, on April 10, 2022, Austin Reaves achieved his first triple-double in a 146-141 overtime win over the Denver Nuggets, scoring 31 points, 16 rebounds, and ten assists in 42 minutes.

Austin Reaves’s Net Worth

Austin Tyler Reaves has an estimated net worth of $1 million as of August 2023. The majority of his earnings came through his NBA contracts & salary.

On August 3, 2021, the NBA player signed a two-way contract with the LA Lakers after being undrafted in the 2021 NBA Draft.

Then, he signed a two-year standard NBA contract worth $2.49 million on September 27, 2021. Austin earned a salary of $925,258 in the 2021-22 season, while his payroll for the 2022-23 season records $1.56 million.

Aside from NBA earnings, Reaves makes a decent sum through endorsements too. On August 28, 2022, the Reaves signed a shoe deal with the Chinese company, Rigorer. The player is the first NBA player to join the Chinese brand.

Relationship Status: Single?

Even though the NBA player prefers to keep his dating profile under wraps, it can’t remain away from eagle-eyed fans.

Austin Reaves is in a relationship with his high school girlfriend, Jenna Barber.

She was born on December 20, 2000, and has a twin sister named Jordan Wheeler.

Austin’s social media posts are all about basketball, and, on the contrary, his girlfriend often features him on her Instagram & Facebook posts.

On October 27, 2015, Jenna posted a collage picture featuring Austin & tagged him on the occasion of their first anniversary.

So, it is evident that the couple began dating in 2014 when they were high school students.

Often Jenna makes court appearances to support her NBA boyfriend.

On January 24, 2023, she posted an Instagram carousel where she wrote a jersey number #15 that Reaves wears with the Lakers.

FAQ

How old is Austin Reaves?

Austin Reaves is 25 years old.

How much is Austin Reaves’s net worth?

His estimated net worth is around $1 million.

How tall is Austin Reaves?

Austin Reaves has a height of 6 feet 5 inches.

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