Player Profile

Javonte Green

Javonte Green

Chicago Bulls Shooting guard

Nationality :American
Date Of Birth :July 23, 1993
Height :6 feet 5 inches
Weight :93 kg

Javonte Green, an American-Montenegrin NBA player, plays as a small forward/shooting guard for the Chicago Bulls. Before his NBA debut in 2019, the player was already a big name in the European basketball leagues.

Green, an undrafted agent of the 2015 NBA Draft, toured with basketball teams: Peixegalego (of Spain), Trieste (Italy) & Ratiopharm (Germany) before stepping into NBA.

On a two-year contract with Chicago Bulls signed in 2021, the jersey number #24 player is committed through the 2022-23 season.

While off from the NBA courts, Javonte Green loves to spend time with his children.

Quick Facts

Full NameJavonte Green
Birth DateJuly 23, 1993
Birth PlacePetersburg, Virginia
ReligionChristianity
NationalityAmerican-Montenegrin
EthnicityAfrican-American
Age30 Years Old
Education
  • Brunswick High School
  • Radford University
HoroscopeLeo
Father’s NameJeffrey Mason
Mother’s Name Maxxine Green
SiblingsThree
Height6 ft 4 in/1.93 m/193 cm
Weight92 kg/205 lb.
BodyAthletic
Hair ColorBlack
Eye colorBrown
ProfessionNBA Player
Current TeamChicago Bulls (2021-now)
National TeamMontenegro
Active Years 2015-present
Marital Status 
Not married
Children Three
Net Worth$3-$4 million
MerchAutographed Basketball, Signed Rookie Card
Social MediaInstagram, Twitter
Last UpdateAugust 2023

Javonte Green Biography, EarlyLife

Green turned into born on July 23, 1993, and raised in Petersburg, Virginia, until he turned into 12 years old, when he went to Alberta, Virginia, to stay together with his aunt. He went to Brunswick High School in nearby Lawrenceville, wherein he performed basketball for Bryant Stith, a former Virginia and NBA capturing guard.

Green led the Bulldogs to the VHSL Group AA Division 3 kingdom championship as a senior, averaging 18.6 points, five.Eight rebounds, 2.3 assists, and three.1 steals in line with recreation. He was voted All-State first team and Virginia Co-Player of the Year. He devoted to Radford University, the most effective NCAA Division I institution that provided him a scholarship. Green additionally played soccer at Brunswick, wherein he became the beginning quarterback in his junior and senior years. Green was granted a football scholarship at James Madison University.

College life

Javonte Green changed into a member of the Radford Highlanders for 4 seasons. Green changed into nominated to the Big South Conference’s All-Newcomer group as a freshman, averaging 10.2 factors, 6.7 rebounds, and 1.4 steals per sport.

Green led the Highlanders with 14.6 factors and 8.1 rebounds per recreation as a sophomore, his first complete season as a starter, and turned into provided Second Team All-Big South. He changed into voted First Team All-Big South after averaging 16.Nine points, eight.1 rebounds, and 1.9 steals per sport in his junior season, whilst also setting the school single-season thefts document with 68.

Green averaged 15.4 points, 9 rebounds, and 1.9 steals as a senior, earning him First Team All-Big South honors in addition to the convention Defensive Player of the Year. Green concluded his collegiate profession as the career leader in rebounds (1,064), steals (245), video games performed (133), and scoring (1,911 points). The faculty retired his quantity 2 blouse on November 28, 2021.

Javonte Green’s, Height, And Weight

Javonte Green is 30 years old.

His zodiac sign is Leo & people under this sign are known to be passionate, generous, and enthusiastic.

It is a fact that most basketball players are tall. Without any exception, Green is blessed with height and agility. Javonte stands at a remarkable height of 6 feet and 4 inches (1.93 m) and weighs around 92 kg (205 pounds).

The player followed a strict diet regimen to remain healthy and maintain his physique.

Moreover, he has black hair and brown eyes.

Career

High School & Collegiate Basketball Career

The Petersburg-born attended Brunswick High School in Lawrenceville under Bryant Stith, a veteran NBA player-turned-coach. He led the team to VHSL Group AA Division 3 state title.

A three-sport athlete at high school, Green chose to pursue a career with the hoops during his senior year.

For his college basketball, Javonte Green enrolled at Radford University (the only NCAA Division I to offer him a basketball scholarship).

With the Radford Highlanders, he finished his freshmen year with 10.2 points per game which jumped to 14.6 points per game as a sophomore.

In his junior year, he set the school single-season steals record with 68, and he was awarded First Team All-Big South after averaging 16.9 points, 8.1 rebounds, and 1.9 steals per game.

Green completed his collegiate career as Radford’s all-time leader in rebounds (1,064), steals (245), games played (133), and scoring with 1,911 points.

Undrafted In The 2015 NBA Draft

Despite being a promising figure of Radford, Javonte Green was undrafted in the 2015 NBA Draft.

So, he would spend his three years with European basketball teams (in Spain, Italy & German) until his NBA entry in 2019.

His first-ever professional signing was with the Spanish third-division team Marin Peixegalego on September 11, 2015. There he averaged 6.7 rebounds, 2.2 steals, and 18 points per game.

After that, on July 11, 2016, Green signed with Pallacanestro Trieste of the Serie A2 Basket in Italy. In 45 games with Trieste in the 2016–17 season, he averaged 15.6 points, 5.5 rebounds, and 2.4 steals per game.

The Basketball Bundesliga team Ratiopharm Ulm acquired Javonte on July 25, 2018. In 51 games between the league and EuroCup, Green averaged 13.8 points, 4.7 rebounds, 1.6 assists, and 2.3 steals per game.

NBA Debut & Journey

In the 2019 NBA Summer League, Javonte Green played for the Boston Celtics in five games & averaged 10.8 points, 4.8 rebounds, 2.8 assists, and 1.8 steals per game.

This impressive gameplay saw him an entry into the NBA after the Celtics signed him on a two-year contract on July 8, 2019.

On October 25, 2019, Green made his NBA debut as a defensive replacement in the last five seconds of the first half in a 112-106 win against the Toronto Raptors.

Then, on November 7 that year, he scored 12 points (his first-ever NBA points) in a 108-87 victory over the Hornets.

It followed his first-ever start with the Celtics against Atlanta Hawks on February 3, 2020, where he played for 18 minutes with 3 rebounds, 1 assist, and no points.

After two seasons with Boston Celtics, Javonte Green was traded to Chicago Bulls as a part of three-team trade (between the Celtics, Bulls & Washington).

With the Bulls, he wore jersey number #24, which was once worn by some iconic players like Bill Cartwright, Tyrus Thomas, and Lauri Markkanen.

Awards & Achievements

The American-born athlete Javonte Green has garnered significant awards since his debut on the basketball court. Here are some of his career highlights and achievements. 

  • BBL All-Star (2019)
  • LEB Plata Champion
  • LEB Plata MVP (2016)
  • All-LEB Plata (2016)
  • Big South Defensive Player of the Year (2015)
  • 2 Time First-team All-Big South (2014, 2015)
  • Second-team All-Big South (2013)
  • No. 2 retired by Radford University

Javonte Green’s Net Worth

Javonte has built expertise and authority over the years in basketball. His primary income source is from his basketball career in NBA & European teams. 

As of August 2023, the Chicago Bulls shooting guard has a whopping net worth of $2 million-$3 million.

On July 18, 2019, he signed a two-year contract worth $2.4 million with the Boston Celtics, averaging $1.2 million.

However, on March 25, 2021, the player was traded to Chicago Bulls during the 2021-2022 NBA season as a part of a three-team trade.

The Chicago Bulls player was offered a restricted free agent qualifying offer worth $1.87 million with made annual salary of $1.6 million for the 2021-2022 season.

Javonte signed a 2-year contract with the Chicago Bulls on August 11, 2021, worth $3.48 million.

His salary for the 2022-2023 season was $1.8 million. However, his contract is only for two years, so in the 2023-24 NBA season, the player will be a free agent if no extensions are offered.

Relationship & Children 

The NBA player never came up official declaration about his marital status, but he is the father of three children, two daughters from his relationship with Tamara Baskerville.

Tamara graduated from Old Dominion University in December 2022. As for her Instagram post and stories, she has a full-time job and her own business too. 

Many sources cite that his baby mama Tamara is his wife, though Javonte never gave the green to the claim.

Moreover, some allege that he and his social media influencer girlfriend were engaged, but that is not confirmed either.

Javonte Green & Tamara Baskerville are rarely seen together. Though they follow each other on Instagram & often tag each other on Facebook posts featuring their kids.

It seems the two are not together anymore but is on good terms to raise their children.

Two Daughters & A Son

At the age of 19, Green became a father for the first time; he and Baskerville welcomed daughter Khloe on June 26, 2012.

With Tamara Baskerville, he welcomed their second child daughter Kylie Marie on March 27, 2018.

Moreover, from his other relationship, with Nicole Andrea, Javonte has a son named Kai, who was born on August 26, 2020.

Green’s son’s baby mama Andrea is a model & Instagram influencer with more than 11.2K followers.

According to her Facebook profile, she completed high school at Framingham High School & later went to Merrimack College.

On her social media profiles, Nicole Andrea shares pictures with her son Kai & often takes him to NBA games.

Javonte Green’s Two Daughters (Khloe & Kylie) And Son Kai (Source: Facebook)

The NBA player had missed his second daughter’s birth due to game commitments to European basketball teams.

So, one of his major reasons for entering the NBA and leaving Europe was to be closer to his kids.

Well, Javonte’s baby mama Tamara Baskerville has another child, a daughter named Kinsley, who was born in February 2021.

But the basketball star has never shared anything about Kinsley on his social media & fans argue if Tamara welcomed daughter Kinsley from her other relationship or through Vitro.

 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Is Javonte Green still with Chicago Bulls?

Yes, Green plays for the Bulls on a two-year contract that runs through the 2022-23 season.

Where did Javonte Green go to college?

After finishing high school at Brunswick High School, Green went to Radford University, where he was a four-year varsity letterman.

Why isn’t Javonte playing?

Javonte Green underwent arthroscopic debridement of his right knee in January 2023 & is still in recovery. In February, the Bulls confirmed that he won’t return anytime soon. Since his last match against the Cavaliers on December 31, 2022, he has not made an NBA appearance.

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