Buddy Hield

by John Max 26 Nov,2018
Buddy Hield
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 4 Inch
Weight in KG 97 kg
Weight 214 lb
Personal Info
  • Father Vincent Hield
  • No. of Twitter Followers 109K
  • No. of Instagram Followers 409K
  • Past Team New Orleans Pelicans
  • Mother Jackie Swann
  • Birth Name Chavano Rainier Hield
  • Net Worth $5 million
  • Currently Married Unmarried
  • Siblings Chevez, Jennaya, Coco, Pepper, Curvin, B.J, Nay-Nay, & Vezy
  • Salary $3.8 million
  • Birth Country Freeport, Bahamas
  • No. of Siblings eight siblings
  • Famous Name Buddy Hield
  • Contract Sacramento Kings
  • Horoscope Sagittarius
  • Position in Team Shooting Guard
  • Date 2012
  • Nationality Bahamian
  • Current team Sacramento Kings
  • Affair with Not known
  • Girlfriend Sadie Houston
  • Awards John R. Wooden Award (2016), Oscar Robertson Trophy (2016), Jerry West Award (2016) & Second-team All-Big 12 (2014)
  • Current City California
  • Profession Basketball Player
  • School Location Wichita, Kansas
  • Started career as Basketball Player
  • University Team Oklahoma Sooners
  • Currently Club Sacramento Kings
  • University attended University of Oklahoma
  • School attended Sunrise Christian Academy
  • Graduated year 2016

Buddy Hield is a Bahamian professional basketball player who plays in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Hield currently plays for the Sacramento Kings as their Shooting Guard and has played for other teams like New Orleans Pelicans in the past.


Hield has an estimated net worth of over $5 million and is reported to earn $3.8 million for the 2018-19 season. He is currently dating his girlfriend Sadie Houston.

Buddy Hield's Salary and Net Worth

Buddy Hield's net worth at present is estimated to be over $5 million. Over three seasons of his NBA career, he has a reported earning of $11,026,440.

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Currently under, 4 years $15,887,648 contract with the New Orleans Pelicans, Hield will earn a base salary of $3,833,760, while carrying a cap hit of $3,833,760 and a dead cap value of $8,694,968 in 2018-19.

Similarly, his salary will be $4.8 million in the 2019-20 season and shall reach as high as $6.4 million by the 2020-21 season. His net worth looks to only increase with time.

Buddy Hield Girlfrien and Personal Life

Buddy Hield is rumored to be in a relationship with Sadie Houston. His girlfriend Sadie is the captain of the women's rugby team at the Oklahoma University.

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Hield himself has not given any detail regarding the affair. There are not any further information about his love life or relationship.

Buddy Hield's Bio and Early Life

Chavano Rainier Hield was born on December 17, 1993, in Freeport, the Bahamas to parents Vincent Hield and Jackie Swann. As per his nationality, he is Bahamian and belongs to the Afro-American ethnic group.

Hield attended Sunrise Christian Academy in Wichita, Kansas where he played for his high school basketball team.  After completing high school, Hield enrolled at the University of Oklahoma and played for the Oklahoma Sooners.

During his collegiate year, he became a First Team All-Big 12 selection and won the John R. Wooden Award for the best college basketball player for the 2015-16 season. He ended his senior season with an average of 25 points, 5.7 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game.

Buddy Hield's Professional Life

The New Orleans Pelicans drafted Buddy Hield with their sixth overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft. In his rookie season with the Pelicans, he started in 37 of the 57 games that he played in. He held an average of 8.6 points, 2.9 rebounds, and 1.4 assists per game during his time at the Pelicans.

The Pelicans traded Hield along with Tyreke Evans, Langston Galloway, and 2017 first-round and a second-round draft pick, to the Sacramento Kings in exchange for DeMarcus Cousins and Omri Casspi on February 20, 2017. A the end of the season, he was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team.

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In the 2017-18 season, Hield was chosen as a starter during the season-opening but was later switched to a bench role after seven games. He averaged 13.5 points, 3.8 rebounds, 1.9 assists, and 1.1 steals at the end of the season playing in 80 games and starting in only 13.

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