Darius Miller is an American professional Basketball player who plays in the National Basketball Association (NBA). As of 2018, Darius Miller currently plays for the New Orleans Pelicans as their Small forward. Darius Miller has played for other teams like New Orleans Hornets / Pelicans, Iowa Energy, Brose Bamberg.
As a small forward, Darius Miller reportedly earns around $2,205,000 as his yearly salary from New Orleans Pelicans. Further, Darius Miller has an estimated net worth of over $15 million.
Early Life of Darius Miller
Darius Miller was born on March 21, in 1990. His father's name is Brian Miller and his mother's name is Nicole Miller. As per his nationality, he is American. Further, his star sign is Aries.
Darius Miller attended Mason County in Kentucky where he played for his high school basketball team.
Darius Miller, in his high school career, held an average of 19.9 points, 7.9rebounds, and 3.6 assists. After completing high school, He enrolled at Kentucky.
In Kentucky's 2012 national championship win, Miller was chosen to present a commemorative Kentucky jersey and a championship ring to President Barack Obama. He was noted by Obama that Miller is the only player from Kentucky to have been named Kentucky's "Mr. Basketball".
Personal Life of Darius Miller
Darius Miller is the son of Brian Miller and Nicole Miller. He has no any siblings. He is the only child of his parents. He has a very small and happy family.
Now Miller also added another member to his family. He got married to Brynne Henderson on July 18th in Mason. She was his college sweetheart which is now wife.
They have also got two daughters, Nadi, and Belle.
The Professional Career of Darius Miller
Darius Miller currently plays for New Orleans Pelicans. Before he was in New Orleans Pelicans. He was selected with the 46th overall pick in the 2012 NBA draft by the New Orleans Hornets. On August 22, 2012, he signed a multi-year deal with the Hornets.
Later Hornets renamed the Pelicans in April 2013. Miller re-signed with the Pelicans and again Pelicans waived on him in 2014.
On July 27, 2017, Miller signed with the New Orleans Pelicans, returning to the franchise for a second stint. he also scored a career-high 21 points in a 106–105 win over the Atlanta Hawks.
Darius Miller's Net Worth
As of 2018, Darius Miller has an estimated net worth of over$1.5million. He reportedly signed a 2-year contract with the New Orleans Pelican including $4,305,000 guaranteed. Further, the NBA player has an average salary of $2,205,000 annually.
Other than being a famous NBA Player, Darius Miller is pretty famous in social media. He has 25.9 k followers on Instagram and 181k followers on Twitter.
Facts of Darius Miller
Here are some facts on Darius Miller:
- He was born on March 21, 1990.
- He is 28 years old.
- He holds the nationality of America.
- He is 6ft 8 tall.
- He's the 9th best-paid player of the New Orleans Pelicans this year.
- He's the 320th best-paid NBA player this year.