Who is Max Strus?

Max Strus is a professional American basketball player. He plays (SG) for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Before playing in NBA, he used to play in school and college. He is also known for receiving several awards for his brilliant performances. He is also currently playing for the Sioux Falls Skyforce.

Quick Info
Full NameMax Strus
Date Of Birth28th March 1996
Birth PlaceHickory Hills, Illinois, USA
Parent(s)John Strus
Debra Strus
ProfessionAmerican Basketball Player
SpouseNot Known
Age25 Years
Height5 ft
ChildrenNot Known
Salary$79,568 dollar
Net WorthNot Known


Max Strus was born on the 28th of March, 1996, in Hickory Hills, Illinois, United States of America (USA). His father’s name is John Strus, and his mother’s name is Debra Strus. He grew up with a brother named Mart and a sister named Maggie. His father was a college baseball pitcher, and his mother was a volleyball and a basketball player at DePaul University. There is not much information about his childhood. We will update this section as soon as new information about his childhood is known.

Max Strus
Image Source: DePaul University Athletics

Nationality, Physical features, and  Zodiac

Height. Weight, Age, and Wiki

His nationality is American. He belongs to the White ethnicity. We do not know what religion he follows.

Since he is a basketball player, he is a tall man with an athletic build. He stands tall at 6 feet 5 inches or 1.96 m and weighs 98 kg or 215 lbs. The size of his chest, biceps, and waist is not known. Similarly, the size of his shoes is also under review. The color of his hair is black, and the color of his eye is light brown.

Max Strus’s zodiac sign is Aries.


Academic Qualifications

Max Strus studied at the Amos Alonzo Stagg High School, which is located in Palos, Illinois. He used to play baseball and basketball when he was in high school. He also has received numerous awards as well as honors, like he was the year’s player by The Reporter, Southwest Suburban Conference, and SouthtownStar.

After that, I joined the Lewis University. He played college football there. Later on, he was transferred to DePaul University, which is located in Chicago, Illinois.

Professional Career

Max Strus’s career started when he played college basketball. He made 1,078 points in his seasons from 2014-2016 at Lewis University. After transferring to DePaul University, he made 1,226 points, 554 three-point attempts, and 194 three-pointers.

Max Strus
Image Source: All U Can Heat

Max Strus’s career began professionally when he was undrafted in the 2019 NBA. Initially, he used to play for the Boston Celtics in the Summer League Roster. After that, he was signed by the Miami Heat in the year 2020. In his career, he has played for Chicago Bulls, Windy City Bulls. He is currently playing for Miami Heat and Sioux Falls Skyforce.

In the match against Sacramento Kings on January 28, 2021, he and his teammate Gabe Vincent were the key players of the match, and their play won the Miami Heat the match against Sacramento Kings. They were praised by the head coach, Erik Spoelstra, for their brilliant performance.



On December 21, 2019, Max Strus met with a serious injury when playing for the Chicago Bulls at the NBA G League. He had injured his left knee. He had a severe bone bruise and a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL).

But, this injury didn’t make him give up. Instead, he thought of this unfortunate event as an opportunity, a challenge. After a successful operation, he worked hard at his rehab and eventually started playing again. He made a huge comeback at the NBA.


Awards and Achievements

This talented young basketball player won Second-team All-GLVC in 2015, First-team All-GLVC in 2016, and Second-team All-Big East in 2019. Similarly, Max Strus has been declared 18th Best Miami Heat’s Player in 2020, 480th Highest-paid NBA player in 2020, 207th Best-paid NBA guard in 2019, and 481st Best-paid NBA player in 2019.

Max Strus
Image Source: The Boston Globe


As far as we know, this well-known player is possibly single right now. There are also no records of him bring in a relationship with anyone right now. It seems to be that he is currently focusing more on his career.


Net Worth and Salary

The soon to be 25 years old player has earned a huge amount of money playing basketball in the National Basketball Association (NBA). As of 2020-2021, he has a salary of $79,568. His net worth is believed to be in millions, between $1 million to $5 million.


Social Media: Instagram

Max Strus is quite active on his Instagram (@maxstrus) with 23.9K followers. He is not active on any other social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook.