|Birth Name||Robin Byron Lopez|
|Birth place||North Hollywood, California|
|Net Worth||$26 millions|
Basketball has been one of the most played and watched sports in America after football. NBA, National Basketball Association, a professional basketball league in North America, is one of the biggest basketball leagues with 30 teams that consist of 29 United States teams and 1 Canadian team. The league premiers professional men’s basketball leagues around the globe. And today we are going to discuss an NBA player.
Robin Byron Lopez known as Robin Lopez is a professional American basketball player currently playing for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association. Robin is mostly recognized because of his twin brother Brook Lopez.
Who Are Robin Lopez’s Parents?
On April 1, 1988, Robin Lopez was born to Heriberto Lopez and Deborah Ledford in North Hollywood, California. He grew up in an athletic family as his father was a baseball player and his mother was a swimmer. His parents gave birth to twins, so he has a twin brother named Brook Lopez who is also a famous basketball player. He was sent to San Joaquin Memorial High School in Fresno, California. He was named McDonald’s All-American during his high school year in 2006. In 2006, Robin went to Stanford and passed out in 2008.
What Are Robin Lopez’s Career Peaks?
Robin Lopez has been playing basketball since his school years and college years. He was selected for the NBA draft with the 15th overall pick by the Phoenix Suns in 2008. Robin was surprised with the results; he was hoping he would drop. He then joined the team of Shaquille O’Neal. In November 2008, Robin played his first professional match against the Chicago Bulls and scored 14 points, in under 30 minutes.
In 2012, Robin was acquired by New Orleans Hornets under a three-team sign-and-trade deal. The year later he was traded to the Portland Trail Blazers and Robin made a record with 29 double-doubles. In 2015, Robin signed a contract with New York Kinks for a year. In 2016, he was again traded to the Chicago Bulls along with Jose Calderon and Jerian Grant. In 2019, Robin signed with the Milwaukee Bucks along with his twin brother. In 2020, Robin then signed with the Washington Wizards and secured a season-high 24 points against Toronto Raptors. In 2021, He signed a contract with the Orlando Magic and in 2020 joined the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Is Robin Lopez Married?
Robin Lopez is not yet married so he does not have a wife; however, he has been dating Christine Vargas for more than 7 years. Christine and Robin met each other in 2015 when he was playing for the Portland Trail Blazers. Both often share a glimpse into their life on social media. However, earlier in their relationship, both were very private and did not make their relationship public until 2015.
Christine and Robin are very open about their relationship and feel comfortable sharing their relationship details with the public. His girlfriend works at Portland Timbers at the post of an account executive. They often share pictures of celebrating each other’s birthdays and when going on trips.
How Much Is Robin Lopez’s Net Worth?
As of the wiki, Robin Lopez has an estimated net worth of $26 million with an average NBA salary of $6.8 million. He has earned a sum of $41 million from Chicago Bulls. Robin is also active on social media and has 160k followers on Instagram and 168k followers on Twitter. Robin has played with 9 teams in the NBA after he got drafted and has been one of the best players.
How Tall Is Robin Lopez?
Robin Lopez has a towering height of 7 feet and weighs around 127kg at the age of 34. He has an athletic body build with curly dark brown colored hair and brown colored eyes. Robin dedicates most of his time to playing basketball which is beneficial for both his profession and health.