Nick Young Biography
Nicholas Aaron Young is an American former professional basketball player who played for famous basketball clubs including Denver Nuggets, Golden State Warriors, Los Angeles Lakers, and Angeles Clippers just to mention a few. He is also among the cast member of VH1 Couples Retreat alongside his fiance, Keonna Green.
Nick Young Education
Young attended Cleveland High School in suburban Reseda, California where he also played basketball. After his high school studies, he joined the University of Southern California, where he also played basketball.
Nick Young Career in Los Angeles Lakers (2013–2017)
Young is a former basketball player who started his basketball-playing journey back when he was still very young. He started off by playing for his high school, Cleveland High School in suburban Reseda, California where he averaged 10.8 rebounds and 27.2 points. He, later on, played for his college team, the University of Southern California, and was also All-Pac-10 First Team in the 2005–06 as well as 2006–07 seasons. Young signed a contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on July 11, 2013, and converted a Lakers-record seven four-point plays while averaging a career-high 17.9 points per game.
Young re-signed with the Lakers on July 21, 2014, to a reported four-year, $21.5 million contract. Unfortunately, he suffered a tear of the radial collateral ligament in his right thumb during training camp. He was expected to miss six to eight weeks. He missed the first ten games of the season due to the injury but came back on November 18 against the Atlanta Hawks, recording 5 rebounds and 17 points in a 114–109 win.
Young was ruled out for four weeks on November 30, 2016, due to a strained right calf muscle. The Laker publicized that Young was not willing to extend his contract for the 2017–18 season, thus becoming an unrestricted free agent.
Nick Young: VH1 Couples Retreat
Young is among the cast couples of the reality TV series VH1 Couples Retreat season two. He joined the TV series in its first season and is still on the show alongside his fiance Keonna Green. Apart from Young and Green, the show features other couples who together will venture on vacation and participate in uncensored conversations about how the celebrity lifestyle is affecting their relationships, mental health, and normal lives. The other couples on the show include Claudia Jordan and Kj Dispute; Jess Hilarious and Daniel Parsons; Styles P and Adjua Styles.
Nick Young Age
Young was born on June 1, 1985, in Los Angeles, California. He is therefore 37 years old as of 2022.
Nick Young Height|Weight
Young stands at a height of 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) tall and weighs 210 lb (95 kg).
Nick Young Family
Young was born and raised by her parents, Charles and Mae Young in Reseda, California. Growing up, he was raised alongside his older brother by the name of Charles Young Jr. who was killed as a victim of gang violence. Nick was five years old at the time of his brother’s death and was also very much affected mentally and psychologically. In addition to this, he is also cousins with the well-known rapper and hip hop artist, Kendrick Lamar, NBA player Kevon Looney as well as Baby Keem.
Nick Young| Iggy
Young was previously in a romantic relationship with the famous Australian rapper Iggy Azalea. The two got engaged on June 1, 2015, but she, later on, broke up with Young after a video of Young discussing how he had an affair with Keonna Green went viral. After his relationship with Iggy, he officially continued dating Keonna Green who was by then 22weeks pregnant with their daughter.
Nick Young Fiance(Keonna Green)
On December 25, 2019, he proposed to Keonna and also shared the good news on his Instagram page, “Merry Christmas…. @keonnanecole Said Yes 💍!!!!! Aye Christmas to remember for the young family @lilswaggy1 @navibaby_ and Nyce’s it’s ova for Swaggy 😂😂😂😂”
Nick Young Children
Young and his fiance Keonna are proud parents of their three children, two sons who were born in 2012 and 2019, and a daughter who was born in 2019.
Nick Young Net Worth
Young has an estimated net worth ranging
Nick Young meme
Young gained even more fame on Black Twitter after his face appeared in a reaction image with question marks surrounding his head and confusion. This facial expression was used by a ton of meme lords in creating memes all over social media.