Nerlens Nerlens Noel, an American professional basketball athlete, currently plays for New York Knicks in NBA. His college basketball career ended abruptly due to a serious ACL Injury. However, he was drafted by the New Orleans Pelicans in 2013 NBA draft. This was the beginning of his professional career. Nerlens Noel’s net worth was estimated at $13 million as of 2023.
|Full Name||Nerlens Noel|
|Your Birth Date||April 10, 1994|
|Profession||Professional Basketball Player|
|Status of a Relationship||Single (probably)|
|Net Worth||$13 million|
Noel’s parents had immigrated to the U.S. from Haiti. Noel was born in the U.S., and he attended Everett High School. He was an avid basketball player and would eventually join Tilton School. Noel became a better player and was eventually rated by ESPN the best player of the class 2012. This allowed him to have more exposure and get more opportunities.
Nerlens Noel Networth and Career
Noel joined University of Kentucky, where he took part in numerous national-level tournaments. Noel’s early performances were impressive. He even set a single-game record with 12 blocks. Noel would sustain a severe ACL injury to the left knee. He had to be out for the rest of his season. Despite this setback, Noel was still able win numerous accolades during his first season at University of Kentucky.
After just one season at University, Noel entered the NBA draft and was selected as the sixth overall pick by the New Orleans Pelicans. He would be traded to Philadelphia 76ers later. Although he was eager to be a part of his debut season, he was unable to due to injury. He made his debut against the Indiana Pacers in 2014. He was able to extend his rookie contract with the Philadelphia 76ers, and he performed well in the following years.
He also had some injury setbacks, with his left knee still being a problem from now on. He also voiced his disappointment at being limited to eight minutes of play in a game and said that he is better than what was perceived by the coaches.
Noel made a move to Dallas Mavericks, and was later signed for a one year deal. Later, he played for Oklahoma City Thunder for 2 years. He then joined the New York Knicks.
Nerlens Noel currently is single. There are three siblings to him, two of which are brothers and one younger sister. Like Noel, his brothers are also very active in sports and athletics.
Nerlens Noel Net Worth
Nerlens Noel is estimated to have a net worth of $13 Million as of 2023. Noel has signed a new contract with the New York Knicks, which will allow him to earn $32 million over the next three years. Noel claims that he would have been able get a contract worth much more money if he had not been represented by his agent. Rich Paul.
The agent convinced him not to sign for the Mavericks, even though they offered him $70million. Paul suggested to him that he take a one year deal for less money, but that he would receive a $100 million offer. However, the plan didn’t work out as Noel got injured badly. Noel has filed a lawsuit against his agent to claim $58 million in lost earnings.