Diamond DeShields Biography

June 9, 2019
First published on:May 5, 2019
by John Max

Facts of Diamond DeShields

Diamond Danae-Aziza DeShields is an American professional basketball player who plays in the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) for Chicago Sky as their small forward. She played college basketball for  North Carolina Tar Heels women's basketball team and joined the NBA team in 2018 as their third overall pick of the 2018 WNBA Draft.

Diamond DeShields earns an annual average salary of around $53, 616 from Chicago Sky and has a total estimated net worth of above $500,000 in 2019.

How much is Diamond DeShields Net Worth and Salary? 

Diamond DeShields has made a net worth of around $500,000 as of 2019. Currently, she is receiving a sum of around $53,616 as her annual salary from the Chicago Sky.

Diamond DeShields salary and Earnings:

Year Team Weekly Salary Annual Salary  Cumulative Salary
2018 Chicago Sky $1011 $ 52,564 $ 52,564
2019 Chicago Sky $1,031 $ 53,616 $ 106,180
2020 Chicago Sky $1 134 $ 58,978 $ 165,158
2021 Chicago Sky $1,289 $ 67,020 $ 232,178

Since Diamond has just begun her professional basketball career so she is supposed to earn a lot more in her future because she is one of the most reputed players in the WNBA.

Now, let us discuss Diamond DeShields contracts starting from 2018. She has received a contract amount of worth $0.05 million. In addition to this, she is receiving a contract amount of around $0.1 million as in 2019 and as reported by the WNBA she will be receiving between $0.1 million - $0.02 million in 2020. 

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Is Diamond DeShields Dating Someone or is Single? Know about her Boyfriend

Diamond DeShields might be currently single since she hasn't mentioned about being in a romantic relationship with anyone neither has reported about her probable boyfriend on the media.

CAPTION: Diamond DeShields SOURCE: Instagram

DeShields is an energetic and beautiful basketball player who mostly spends her time practicing and playing basketball. Despite her busy schedule, she manages time for her family. As we are exploring her official social accounts, it is found that she also loves taking part in the shooting.


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I don’t mean to be all extra on a post but THIS was one of the best experiences of my life. Shooting with Fear of God is so amazing (for obvious reasons) but that’s not even what I’m referencing. This was so memorable because of the PEOPLE. The group of human beings that came together to make this whole thing possible truly transcended my life and have helped propel me to higher vibration. I’m so thankful to EVERYONE! My brother @jerrylorenzo, can’t even begin to express how appreciative I am for you and the family you brought me into. THANK YOU. These two beautiful souls @altonmason & @geronmckinley you guys helped me relax on set and comforted me throughout this entire process. Thank you guys so much! And to everyone @fearofgod HUGE s/o to you guys for just being dope as hell.

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There aren't many details published regarding her personal life and love affair neither on any news portals nor on her social media which means that she remains low-profile.

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Diamond DeShields Body Measurements (Height, Weight, and Age)

Diamond DeShields is a gorgeous lady with a height of 1.85 meters (6 feet 1 inch) along with a weight of about 154 pounds (70 kilograms).  Talking about her age, she is currently 24 years old. 

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Diamond DeShields Childhood and Family

Diamond Danae-Aziza DeShields was born to parents Delino DeShields and Tisha on March 5, 1995, in  West Palm Beach, Florida, United States. Diamond is American by nationality whereas her ethnicity is mixed.

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Diamond's brother Delino DeShields Jr. and father Delino are Major League Baseball players whereas her mother was named All-American heptathlete during her college career. DeShields completed her high school from Norcross High School located in Norcross, Georgia. 

Diamond DeShields Basketball Career

Diamond DeShields played college basketball before entering a professional career and the details is mentioned below:

University Career:

After ending her high school career with Norcross High School, she attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for her higher studies and basketball career. She played for the North Carolina Tar Heels women's basketball team as their guard.

During her University career, Diamond set a record of 648 in her freshman year. Later on, she played for the University of Tennessee' basketball team  Tennessee Lady Volunteers basketball team after she was transferred from North Carolina University.

WNBA Career:

Diamond DeShields started her Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) career with the Chicago Sky and was drafted in the 2018 WNBA Draft in the third overall selection. Since the 2018 season, DeShields is playing for the Chicago Sky.

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