Who is Theo Pinson?

Theo Pinson is one of the most professional and prominent basketball players in the entire NBA history. He is one of the sharpshooters and has an immense record of assisting. He is currently playing as a Shooting guard/ small forward for the popular basketball club, New York Knicks. Theo was born Theophilus Alphonso Pinson. He was born On November 5, 1995, in Greensboro, North Carolina, United States of America.

Quick Info 
Full NameTheophilus Alphonso Pinson
Date Of BirthNovember 5, 1995
Birth PlaceGreensboro, North Carolina, United States
NationalityAmerican
ParentsBarbara Pinson
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Theo Pinson
ProfessionBasketball player
Age25 years
Height 6 ft. 5 in
Weight96 kg
Net worth8.5 million dollors

What is he famous for?

Theo Pinson is famous for his sharp shoot. He has a record of 11.2 points per game and a rebound of 4.o. Besides this, he is famous for his assist. His average assists per game are 2.2. He is well known to many people and basketball fans after being drafted in the NBA in 2018. This 25 years old basketball player has held many records and titles for his extraordinary basketball legacy.

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Awards and Highlights

Theo Pinson has been nominated for several prestigious awards. He also holds some of the NBA’s most prestigious titles. During his college basketball career, he was named North Carolina Mr.Basketball in the year 2014. The same year he was named for the McDonald’s ALL-American. Theo is also a National Collegiate Athletic Association(NCCA) champion in the year 2017. He is just 25 years old, and he has to walk through many stages in life. Watching his performance, it is obvious that he will win some of the prestigious and honorable NBA Awards in his life.

Physical Stats and Facts

Height ,Weight ,and Age

Theo Pinson is a very active and passionate basketball player. He is blessed with such a decent height and weight. The total weight of his busy is 99kg, which is equal to 212 lbs. He is blessed with a great height of 6 feet and 6 inches, nearly equal to 1.96 meters. Theo’s favorite number is 21, so is his jersey number. The color of his hair is black, and the color of his eye is gray. Some of his distinctive features include Big lips, short hair, and decent height. He belongs to American nationality and has an ethnicity of black.

The zodiac sign and birth sign of this famous basketball player are Scorpio. According to Horoscope, the people born with this zodiac sign are considered helpful, passionate, and hardworking. He is hardworking and helpful as well.

Parents and Early Life

Theo Pinson was born on November 5, 1995, in Greensboro, North Carolina, United States of America. He was born to Theo Pinson sr. and to Barbara Pinson. Due to some reasons, the profession of his parents is not mentioned. Theo Pinson was interested in basketball during his high school career. He was inspired and motivated to play basketball by his friend, Justin Jackson. In an interview of NBA, he has mentioned Justin Jackson as his source of Inspiration towards basketball.

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Academic Qualification

As a child, Theo Pinson attended Wesleyan Christian Academy. He started his career in basketball from that school. He was even named McDonald’s All American for his school basketball career. For his higher study, Theo attended North Carolina College. Theo didn’t stop to pull himself and established himself as one of the prominent basketball players.

NBA Career

Theo Pinson started playing basketball at his early age. During his early high school career, he was named USA U16 Team and won the Gold medal. He played alongside a professional basketball player named Justin Jackson during his early school career.

Later, Theo attended North Carolina College for his higher study. At that time, he was interested in basketball more than he was interested in his study. During his freshman year, he suffered from an injury after breaking the bone of his left foot. He missed 14 of total games. After he was recovered, his pass and assists make the team won Kentucky Cup. He professionally played basketball after he was drafted for the NBA. he was selected for the Brooklyn Nets. During his playing career from Brooklyn Nets, he has an average scoured of 11.2 per game. He left Brooklyn Nets and is currently playing from New York Knicks.

Personal Life

There are not even rumors about his previous relationship. He is considered to be single and dedicated to his career.

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What is Theo Pinson’s Net Worth?

Theo Pinson signed a total of 8.5 million dollars contract with the New York Knicks. The total net worth of Theo is considered to be $1-$5 million approximately.

Social Media: Instagram, Twitter

Theo Pinson is on Twitter with more than 75.1k followers and Instagram with more than 134k followers. He is not active on Facebook.

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