Player Profile

Trae Young

Trae Young

Atlanta Hawks Point guard

Nationality :American
Date Of Birth :September 19, 1998
Height :6 feet 1 inches
Weight :74 kg

Trae Young: A Brief Biography

Shelby Miller is well known as Trae Young’s fiancee. They’ve been dating since before Young got drafted into the NBA in 2018.

Trae Young 2021 of the Atlanta Hawks revealed Trae Young’s engagement to long-time lover Shelby Miller on Instagram.

If you watched the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2021 NBA Playoffs, you must have heard of Trae Young. In the 2018 NBA Draft, Trae Young was selected by the Dallas Mavericks.

In brief, the basketballer has broken numerous NBA records and received acclaim from legends such as LeBron James and Stephen Curry.

Aside from that, the famous footballer recently married the love of his life, Shelby Miller. Trae Young’s wife went to the same college as the basketball player.

This adorable couple has been together for nearly four years, and their love appears to be growing stronger. Miller is one of Young’s most important supporters.

Birth Place, Family, Early Life

Trae Young has committed to Shelby Miller. He was born in the United States, in Norman, Oklahoma.

Shelby Miller was born to Mike Miller and Sherri Miller. Shelby’s mother is a University of Oklahoma adjunct instructor and intern supervisor, and her father is the Vice President of EnviroProducts.

In addition, Trae Young’s girlfriend has an elder sister, Cassie Todd, who married at the end of 2019.

Trae was invited to her sister’s wedding, and the two looked stunning together. Shelby is already a proud aunt to her niece Tinsley Todd, who will turn three in June 2022.

Trae Young also had a typical childhood and attended a local school in her community.

Trae Young attended the University of Oklahoma and was a member of the University’s cheerleading squad after graduating from high school.

In many of her early posts, she is cheering for the college’s athletic teams alongside her cheerleading squad.

Trae Young then moved to Atlanta, Georgia, with her lover and has been a supporter of his career ever since.

Fortunately, the couple is enjoying their dream life in 2022 with their newly born baby Tydus Reign Young.

Height of Trae Young, Weight, and Body Stats

Miller was born on October 25, 1995, and is now 27 years old. She is really into fitness and eats a balanced diet as a former cheerleader and the girlfriend of a professional athlete.

As a result, Trae Young is in good shape and has a toned body. She also stands 1.73 meters tall and weighs 125 pounds.

How much does Trae Young Earn? Net Worth

Shelby’s net worth and earnings are unknown and extremely limited due to the scarcity of information about her work. Trae Young’s partner, on the other hand, has a net worth of $20 million.

Furthermore, his career earnings total $26,135,649. Similarly, the point guard’s pay for the 2021-22 season was $8,326,471.

He was paid $6,571,800 by the Hawks in the previous season. He recently agreed to a five-year agreement with the Hawks worth up to $207 million.

As a result, the athlete will earn $29,750,000 during the 2022-23 NBA season.

The contract keeps him with the Hawks until the 2026-27 season when he will earn his biggest salary to date, $39,270,000.

Furthermore, the basketball player earns a good living from sponsorships and endorsement deals.

He struck an agreement with Adidas, a well-known shoe, garment, and accessory maker, before joining the league.

Trae created his first signature sneaker with Adidas, which he debuted in the 2021 playoffs. Similarly, he has collaborated with ‘Through The Lens,’ a platform that provides customers with exclusive video lessons from legendary basketball players.

He has had endorsement partnerships with grooming product companies, watch companies, Tissot, Old Spice, Bodyarmor, Chipotle, eBay, Fortnite, restaurant companies, NBA2K, and sports and health drink companies.

Trae Young plays for Atlanta Hawks (Southeast NBA Team)

Professional Career: Shelby received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Oklahoma in May 2019. Her degree, however, is not yet public knowledge.

Similarly, she has not mentioned her employment or career on any of her social media accounts.

Miller’s boyfriend, on the other hand, is a well-known NBA player who was drafted in the first round in 2018.

NBA Career

Young declared his entrance into the 2018 NBA Draft after failing to win the 2018 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. Young has been a standout performer since his freshman season.

As a rookie, he set numerous season highs. The athlete was chosen to the NBA All-Rookie First Team in 2019.

In addition, his game improved greatly in 2020, and he was named to the NBA All-Star team. Finally, in 2021, the athlete made the playoffs and advanced to the Eastern Conference Finals with the Hawks.

His game against the New York Knicks in Madison Square Garden was well covered, and numerous media outlets labeled him “New York’s Most Hated Man.” Young takes a bow after winning the series against the Knicks 4-1, further infuriating New York fans.

In the conference finals, he and the squad put up a fight against the 2021 NBA Champions, the Milwaukee Bucks. However, the Hawks lost the series to the Milwaukee Bucks 118-107, but Trae earned a lot of love and praise for his play.

Moreover, the athlete was equally impressive during his collegiate career, winning numerous accolades and honors. Trae attended the University of Oklahoma and played college basketball for former NBA coach Lon Kruger.

Not to mention, Young won gold at the 2016 FIBA Americas U18 Championships for the United States.

Trae Young was offered a five-year, $215,159,700 contract by the Atlanta Hawks in 2021, with an annual average salary of $43,031,940.

In 2022 and 2023, Young’s base salary will be $37,096,500.

NBA Trophies & Titles

  • 2× NBA All-Star (2020, 2022)
  • All-NBA Third Team (2022)
  • NBA All-Rookie First Team (2019)
  • Consensus first-team All-American (2018)
  • Wayman Tisdale Award (2018)
  • First-team All-Big 12 (2018)
  • Big 12 Freshman of the Year (2018)
  • NCAA season scoring leader (2018)
  • NCAA season assists leader (2018)
  • McDonald’s All-American (2017)

Personal Life

Shelby is engaged to Trae Young, the Hawks’ top point guard. The two allegedly met at the University of Oklahoma, where Young was a member of the Oklahoma Sooners men’s basketball team and Miller was a member of the campus cheerleading squad.

As a result, the couple met in college and have been together ever since. Shelby went to Atlanta, Georgia, after graduating to be closer to her partner.

The couple appears to love each other’s company. While Miller’s Instagram account is filled with photographs and videos of her and her boyfriend, Trae publishes very little about his personal life on his account.

The two are frequently spotted producing Tiktok videos together. Aside from that, they travel together, and Miller shows her support for Young by attending most of his games.

They even had a Q&A session, during which they revealed their desire for three future children. Not to mention, the couple will be married in December 2021.

The proposal was romantic since the room was decorated with blue balloons and rose petals on the floor. Young dropped down on one knee and proposed to Shelby with a gorgeous diamond ring.

As a result, it is reasonable to say that the couple appears to be serious about their love and is headed somewhere in the future. Shelby is Young’s best cheerleader, and she attends practically every game to express her support.