Player Profile

Isaiah Stewart

Isaiah Stewart

Detroit Pistons Power forward

Nationality :American
Date Of Birth :
Height :6 feet 1 inches
Weight :113 kg

An American NBA player Isaiah Stewart is a force to be reckoned with on the court- thanks to his imposing performances. A professional since 2020, Stewart plays as a center for Detriot Pistons, wearing jersey number #28.

Stewart never thought of basketball as his career until his early teens. By the age of 12, he stood 6 feet (1.83 m), which drew him to basketball & eventually, the NBA prominence.

Isaiah Stewart, the 2020 NBA Draft pick of the Blazers, was traded immediately to the Rockets before another trade to the Pistons.

After his four-year rookie contract with Detriot Pistons ended, he signed two one-year option contracts: for the 2022-23 season & the 2023-24 season.

Quick Facts

Full NameIsaiah Stewart II
Nick NameBeef Stew
Date of BirthMay 22, 2001
Age22 Years Old
Birth PlaceRochester, New York, U.S.
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityAfrican-American
Zodiac Sign Aries
Chinese ZodiacDragon
Height6 feet 8 inches/ 2.03 m/ 203 cm
Weight250 lbs/ 113 Kg
High SchoolMcQuaid Jesuit, La Lumiere School
UniversityWashington (2019-2020)
Father’s NameDela Stewart
Mother’s NameShameka Holloway
ReligionChristianity
GirlfriendNot known
ChildrenNone
ProfessionBasketball Player
PositionCenter, Power forward
League  NBA
Current TeamDetroit Pistons 
National TeamUSA
Career HighlightsNBA All-Rookie Second Team (2021)
First-team All-Pac-12 (2020)
NBA draftRound: 1, 2020, Pick: 16th Overall
Playing Career2020-present
Net Worth  $3 Million
Social MediaInstagram, Twitter
MerchSigned Jersey, Signed Card
Last Update August 2023

Isaiah Stewart Biography, EarlyLife

Stewart was born on May 22, 2001, in Rochester, New York, as one of seven children to Dela Stewart & Shameka Holloway.

His parents met in New York in the 1990s, where his father worked at a construction site, operating a jackhammer before retiring in October 2019.

Isaiah’s father Dela is a native of Jamaica who emigrated to the United States in the 1970s & worked on a farm in South Flordia before moving to New York.

As reported, the basketball star’s father & mother are separated but are on good terms.

After living as an infant with his mom, then 4-year-old Isaiah moved in permanently with his dad Dela Stewart & older brother Martin.

Isaiah attended McQuaid Jesuit High School in Rochester and later transferred to La Lumiere School during his junior year.

For his collegiate basketball, he enrolled at the University of Washington in 2019. After his freshmen year, Isaiah Stewart declared for the NBA Draft on April 1, 2020.

Isaiah Stewart’s, Height, And Weight

Born in 2001, Stewart is 22 years old. His zodiac sign is Aries, while according to the Chinese calendar, he was born in the Dragon year.

Isaiah is a physically imposing figure on the court, standing at a towering height of 6 feet 8 inches (2.03 m) and weighing 113 kg (250 lbs).

He has a standing reach of 9’0.50” and a wing span of 7 feet 4 inches (2.23 m).

Isaiah Stewart’s Net Worth

As of August 2023, Isaiah Stewart has an estimated net worth of $3 million. All this hefty fortune came through his NBA contracts & endorsement earnings.

He was the 2021 NBA Draft pick of the Blazers, but they traded him to the Rockets before another trade, which landed him with the Detroit Pistons ahead of the regular season.

With the Pistons, Stewart signed a four-year rookie contract worth $15.10 million with the Pistons on November 30, 2020.

The deal fully was fully guaranteed and bagged him an average annual salary of $3,774,548.

Then, on October 5, 2021, he exercised an option contract worth $3.43 million for the 2022-23 NBA season.

For the 2023-24 season, Stewart’s salary is $5.27 million- thanks to another option deal with the Pistons, signed on September 26, 2022.

Though, comparatively, he is still short of the three highest-earners of the Pistons in the 2023-24 season, namely: Bojan Bogdanovic, Marvin Bagley III & Cade Cunningham.

Endorsement Deals

In 2020, following his entry into the NBA, he signed an endorsement deal with Puma.

He loves the classic Puma Clyde collection and admires American rapper J. Cole, who has a signature shoe with Puma called the RS-Dreamer.

On his Instagram, the NBA star often the brands like PUMA Sportstyle, Kool Kiy, Puma, The Museum, and Elegance Custom Clothiers as part of sponsorships. It possibly earns him a 6-digit figure per year.

Career

Stewart became the 16th overall pick (first round) of Portland Trail Blazers in the 2020 NBA Draft. He was the fourth power forward pick of the draft, following: Onyeka Okongwu, Obi Toppin & Jalen Smith.

However, shortly after the draft, the Blazers traded him to Houston Rockets, before another trade, to Detroit Pistons in exchange for Christian Wood.

Isaiah Stewart Playing For NBA Team Detroit Pistons (Source: Instagram)

With the Pistons, Isaiah made his NBA debut on December 28, 2020, in a loss against Atlanta Hawks.

Then on April 29, 2021he scored 20 points (his 2020 season-high) in a game against Dallas Mavericks.

In the 2021-22 NBA season, Isaiah Stewart played in 71 games (started in all) and averaged 8.3 points per game (589 points), 8.7 rebounds per game & 1.2 assists per game.

Relationship Status: Single?

With NBA games and controversies in the spotlight, there’s no doubt Isaiah Stewart’s relationship discussion is another issue fans want to dive into.

Isaiah Stewart does not appear to be dating anyone at the moment. So yet, there is no evidence of a girlfriend or any suspected relationship for the NBA player.

The Rochester, New York native is a frequent Instagram (@the.isaiahstewart) and Twitter (@Dreamville_33) user. Even though the majority of his social media posts contain NBA memories or workouts.

Isaiah Stewart, an American basketball player, is reportedly single and concentrating on his professional career.

Fans are still unable to understand that he is no longer involved in a covert romance.

Frequently Asked Questions

Why was Isaiah Stewart suspended for 2 games?

In a game against LA Lakers in November 2021, the Pistons’ power forward was elbowed on faced by LeBron James in an attempt for a rebound. Unhappy with that, Stewart shoved James which resulted in a heated altercation between them. As a result, Isaiah Steward was suspended for 2 games, while LeBron faced a one-game suspension.

Where is Isaiah Stewart now?

Stewart plays for Detroit Pistons in the NBA. They signed him in 2020 as a draft transfer- picked by the Blazers before trade to the Rockets & then to the Pistons.

Has Isaiah Stewart played in international tournaments?

Yes, Isaiah Stewart played for the United States at the 2018 FIBA Under-17 Basketball World Cup in Argentina. Stewart helped the team win the gold medal in the tournament. The player led all scorers with 15 points and nine rebounds in the 95-52 victory against France in the final.