Eric Gordon Biography

( 1988 - )
November 18, 2018
First published on:November 18, 2018
by Jorge

Facts of Eric Gordon

Date of Birth: 1988, December 25
Age: 30 years old
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 4 Inch
Birth Name Eric Gordon
Birth Place Indianapolis, Indiana
Famous Name Eric Gordon
Horoscope Capricorn
Father Eric Gordon Sr.
Father Nationality American
Mother Denise Gordon
Mother Nationality Bahamanian
Salary $13,500,375
Past Team Los Angeles Clippers, New Orleans Hornets / Pelicans
Siblings Evan Gordon, Eron Gordon
School Location Indianapolis, Indiana
University Team Indiana University Bloomington
No. of Twitter Followers 214k
No. of Instagram Followers 293k
Weight 98kg
Position in Team Shooting guard
Current team Huston Rockets
Nationality American
Ethnicity Black
Profession Basketball Player
Currently Working For Houston Rockets
University attended Indiana
School attended North Central High School
Graduated year 2008
Squad No 10

Eric Gordon is an American professional Basketball Player player who plays in the National Basketball Association (NBA). As of 2018, Eric currently plays for the Huston Rockets as their Shooting guard. Eric has played for other teams like Los Angeles Clippers, New Orleans Hornets / Pelicans.


As a Shooting guard, Eric reportedly earns around $13,500,375 as his yearly salary from Huston Rockets. Further, Eric has an estimated net worth of over $68 million.

Eric Gordon Early Life

Eric Gordon was born on December 25, 1988, in Indianapolis, Indiana to parents Eric Gordon Sr. and Denise Gordon. As per his nationality, he is American and belongs to Black ethnic group. Further, his star sign is Capricorn. He grew up along with his siblings, Evan Gordon, and Eron Gordon.

Eric attended North Central High School in Indianapolis, Indiana where he played for his high school basketball team.

Eric, in his high school career, held an average of 29 points and 6.2 rebounds. After completing high school, Eric enrolled at Indiana and played for the Indiana University Bloomington.

Eric Gordon Net Worth And Salary

Eric has an estimated net worth of over $14 million. Further, the NBA player has an average salary of $13,500,375 annually, while carrying a cap hit of $13,500,375 and a dead cap value of $27,558,105. Eric Gordon so far has made earnings of $13,500,375 from his entire NBA career.

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Other than being a famous NBA Shooting guard, Eric is pretty famous in social media, having 2014 followers in twitter and 293k follower in Instagram. 

Eric Gordon Professional Career

Eric was associated with the Los Angeles Clippers from the year 2008 to 2011. He was drafted by the Los Angeles Clippers with the seventh pick in the 2008 NBA draft. For his outstanding stats, he was unanimously selected to the NBA All-Rookie Second Team, averaging 16.1 points, 2.6 rebounds, 2.8 assist, 1.0 steals. Later, he finished fifth in Rookie of the Year Voting.

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Gordon has also been selected for the 2010 T - Mobile NBA Rookie Challenge and Youth Jam event for the sophomore team. Gordon scored 30+ points once and 19 times 20+ points in the 2009 - 2010 season. He was one of 27 players named in the USA Men's National Team Program 2010–12.

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CAPTION: Eric Gordon SOURCE: Yahoo sports

In his ten years of playing career, he played for different teams. 

He played for New Orleans Hornets/Pelicans from the year 2011 to 2016. Later he made a contract with Huston Rockets in 2016 and currently playing for the team till date.

Some of the stats of his playing career are enlisted below:

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Year Teams Games played Games Started Minutes per game Rebounds per game Assists per Game Steals Per Game Blocks Per Game Points Per Game
2008-2009 L.A. Clippers 78 65 34.3 2.6 2.8 1.0 .4 16.1
2009-2010 L.A. Clippers 62 60 36.0 2.6 3.0 1.1 .2 16.9
2010-2011 L.A. Clippers 56 56 37.4 2.9 4.4 1.3 .3 22.3
2011-2012 New Orleans 9 9 34.4 2.8 3.4 1.4 .4 20.6
2012-2013 New Orleans 42 40 30.1 1.8 3.3 1.1 .2 17.0
2013-2014 New Orleans 64 64 32.1 2.6 3.3 1.2 .2 15.4
2014-2015 New Orleans 61 60 33.1 2.6 3.8 .8 .2 13.4
2015-2016 New Orleans 45 44 32.9 2.2 2.7 1.0 .3 15.2
2016-2017 Huston Rockets 75 15 31.0 2.7 2.5 .6 .5 16.2

Eric Gordon Personal life

The Famous NBA star is 6 feet 4 inch in height and weighs around 98 lbs. Eric is not only a world-class athlete but also has a very attractive individual. The Famous NBA star is 6 feet 4 inch in height and weighs around 98kg.

29 years old NBA star seems to be focused on his basketball careers and currently, there are no any rumors about his probable girlfriend or wife.

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