Clint Capela

John Max 16 Nov,2018

Facts of Clint Capela

Birth Name
Clint N'Dumba-Capela
Birth Date


Career & Net worth

Net Worth
$10 million
basketball player
Currently Club
Houston Rockets

Clint Capela, a Swiss professional basketball player for the Huston Rockets of the Nationa Basketball Association. He was picked 25th overall in the round one of the 2014 NBA draft by the Houston Rockets. Clint is a self-made basketball player by living in an orphanage. 

With a flourishing career, Capela has made a jaw-dropping net worth of $10 million. Furthermore, he is possibly single and unmarried. 

Clint Capela Net Worth and Salary

As of 2019, Capela has an estimated net worth of $10 million. Capela has earned a huge amount from his games. His total NBA career earning is recorded, $21,355,791.

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The contributions of Clint led Rockets to extend his contract by $100 million in 2019. Besides, the extension comes with a guaranteed sum of $80 million and an average salary base of $18 million and over $10 million incentives. 

In 2018-19, Capela will earn a base salary of $13,793,103 and a incentive bonus of $1,500,000, while carrying a cap hit of $15,293,103 and a dead cap value of $90,000,000.

Clint Capela Personal Life

Clint N'Dumba-Capela, known as Clint Capela is among the tallest basketball players having a height of 6 feet 10 inches, also a weight of 109kg. In addition to that, he is of Swiss nationality and African ethnicity. Also, his sun sign is Taurus.

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Looking towards hos social media accounts, there are no posts related to his affair. Besides, no information is yet made public about his girlfriend or being in a relationship with someone. 

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Also, he completed his high school from INSEP college located in Paris, France. He seems quite famous since he has got thousands of followers in his social media account. 

Clint Capela Body Statistics

Clint's body stats include; Height: 6 feet 10 inch Weight: 109 kg.

Clint Capela Early Life

Originally, Capela's parents are from Angola and Congo but he was born in Geneva, Switzerland. In the meantime, Clint's parents got separated after a few months of his birth. So he did not spend much time with parents since he spends most of his time in the welfare homes or orphanage. In addition to that, he attended elementary school in the orphanage.

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Besides his childhood passion was soccer but due to his height, his brother Fabrice Capela suggested him to play basketball. Despite all these challenges, he moved on with his dream. Capela's horoscope sign is Taurus. His mother's name is Philomene.

Clint Capela Professional Career

In the month of August 2013, Clint debuted for the Swiss national basketball team at the FIBA EuroBasket 2015 qualification rounds. Later on, he was traded to Houston Rockets in 2014.

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In 2012 Clint joined senior Elan Chalon team of LNB Pro A. In addition to that, he represented the World Team at the 2014 Nike Hoop Summit. In the meantime, he declared for the 2014 NBA draft. Besides on May 2014, Clint was named the Best Young Player and also the Most Improved Player of 2013-14 LNB Pro A Season.

Houston Rockets career 2014-15

On July 2014, he joined Clint signed the contract with Rockets. Also, he had season-best game for the Rockets with 10 points and five rounds in the win over the Charlotte Hornets. In addition to that, he appeared more in playoff games rather than regular seasons.


On November 6, 2015, he recorded his first career double with then career heights of 13 points and 12 rebounds as a starter in a 116-110 win over the Sacramento Kings.
Also during the 2016 NBA All-Star Weekend Clint competed for the World Team in the Rising Stars Challenge.


During his win over Utah Jazz on November 19, 2016, he scored a career-high 20 points. In the meantime, he also set a new career record of 21 points against Portland Trail Blazers. Later on, he was out of the game because of broken fibula where he missed 15 games.


Furthermore, Capela had his 22 points and matched his career high with 17 rebounds in a 105-100 win over Sacramento Kings on October 18, 2017. On February 9, 2018, he recorded23 points and a career-high 25 rebounds in a 130-104 win over Denver Nuggets. Later on, Clint became the Youngest Rocket to have at least 23 points and 25 rebounds. Also, he was runner-up for the NBA Most Improved Player Award in 2017-2918 after averaging career highs of 13.9 points.


As a matter of fact that, after the 2017-18 season Clint became the restricted free agent. In the July of 2018, he signed over a 5-years $90 million dollars contract extension with Rockets.

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