Channing Frye is a retired professional basketball player from the United States who played for the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was a power forward-center for the University of Arizona throughout his collegiate career. The New York Knicks selected him eighth overall in the 2005 NBA draft, making him the first college senior to be taken. The baller also played for the Portland Trail Blazers, Phoenix Suns, Orlando Magic, Cleveland Cavaliers, and Los Angeles Lakers, with the Cavaliers earning an NBA Championship in 2016.

Quick Info
Full NameChanning Frye
Date Of Birth17th of May, 1983
Birth PlaceWhite Plains, New York, USA
FatherThomas Frye
MotherKaren Frye
ProfessionBasketball Player
Martial StatusMarried
WifeLauren Lisoski
Height7 ft
116 Kg
Age38 Years
Body MeasurementN/A
Hair ColorDark Brown
Eye ColorDark Brown
Zodiac SignTaurus
Net Worth$68 Million

Date and place of birth

Channing Frye was born on the 17th of May, 1983 in White Plains, New York, United States of America (USA). His father’s name is Thomas Frye and his mother’s name is Karen Frye. Frye holds American nationality and belongs to the ethnic group of African-Americans. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

Channing Frye
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Frye went to St. Mary’s High School in Phoenix, Arizona, and was a basketball team member. Channing averaged 15 points and 12 rebounds a game in high school and nine blocks and six assists rebounds. He played for the Arizona Wildcats from 2001 through 2005 after graduating from high school.


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Physical Features

Channing Frye is a tall man standing at 7 feet or 2.13 m and weighing 116 kg or 255 lbs. Frye wears shoes of size 18 (US). Similarly, the size of his chest is 47 inches, biceps is 16 inches and waist is 37 inches. Frye has dark brown hair as well as dark brown eyes.


Wife and Kids of Channing Frye

Channing Frye is a married man who is married to a beautiful woman named Lauren Lisoski. Before the 2007-08 NBA season, the couple met through a common acquaintance on his first day in Portland and began dating soon after. After two years of being in a romantic relationship, they got married on the 14th of August, 2009.

Channing Frye
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On October 4th, 2010, Channing and Lauren welcomed their first child into the world. Their second child, a daughter, was born blind owing to cataracts, but after five surgeries, she was able to see before she turned two. The son’s name is Hendrix and the daughter’s name is Margaux.


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NBA career of Channing Frye

Frye began his professional career after the New York Knicks selected him with the eighth overall choice in the 2005 NBA draft. During the 2005–06 season, he had two games with a season high of 30 points. In addition, Frye was again named to the NBA All-Rookie first team in 2005–06, finishing fifth in scoring.

Frye was transferred to the Portland Trail Blazers on June 28, 2007, and wore the number 7 jersey. On July 14, 2009, Frye agreed to a two-year, $3.8 million contract with the Phoenix Suns. Frye signed a new five-year, $30 million contract with the Suns on July 8, 2010, after declining his contract option.

Frye later signed a rumored four-year, $32 million contract with the Orlando Magic on July 14, 2014. However, Frye’s first season with the Magic was a letdown on the court, as he had his lowest point and rebound totals per game since his final season in Portland.

Channing Frye
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Channing Frye was sold to the Cleveland Cavaliers on February 18, 2016. Frye, who was recruited for his skill to spread the court and his outside scoring, hit four three-pointers and ended with 15 points off the bench in just his second game as a Cavalier on February 24, in a 114–103 win over the Charlotte Hornets.

The Cavaliers transferred Frye to the Los Angeles Lakers on February 8, 2018, then he resigned with the Cavaliers on July 19, 2018.


Social Media

Channing Frye is active on social networking platforms like Twitter and Instagram. He has 138.1K followers on his Twitter account (@channingfrye) and 292K followers on his Instagram account (@channingfrye).


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Net Worth

Channing Frye has earned a fortune for himself through his professional basketball career. Channing Frye is believed to have a huge net worth of $68 Million. Frye’s personal possessions, aside from his financial earnings, include a home in Arizona. He also owns a classic and fast car, according to reports. In addition, the former NBA player makes a nice living through numerous endorsements.


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