|Date of Birth:||1997, March 13|
|Age:||23 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States|
|Height:||6 Feet 5 Inch|
|Birth Name||Landry Shamet|
|Birth Place||Kansas City, Missouri|
|Famous Name||Landry Shamet|
|School Location||Kansas City, Missouri|
|University Team||Wichita State Shockers men's basketball|
|Position in Team||Shooting guard|
|Current team||Philadelphia 76ers|
|Currently Working For||Philadelphia 76ers|
|University attended||Wichita State University|
|School attended||Park Hill High School|
Landry Shamet is an American professional Basketball Player player who plays in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Los Angeles Clippers as their No. 20 Shooting guard. He was selected by the Philadelphia 76ers with the 26th pick.
Landry Shamet was born on March 13, 1997, in Kansas City, Missouri. As per his nationality, he is American and belongs to the Afro-American ethnic group. Further, his star sign is Pisces.
Initially, Shamet signed a 3 year $5,788,800 contract with the Philadelphia 76ers, which includes $5,788,800 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $1,929,600. That season, he earned $616,005 and was the 12th best-paid player of Philadelphia 76ers, Joel Embiid is the highest earner with a salary of $25,467,250.
In February 2019, Shamet was traded to the Los Angeles Clippers. In 2019-20, his salary is $1,995,120, and will hit a cap of $1,995,120 and a dead cap value of $1,995,120.
His projected salary for the next four seasons are:
As of 2020, Landry Shamet's net worth is $2 million and is expected to increase by a huge margin in the coming years.
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The Famous NBA star is 6 feet 5 inch in height and weighs around 85 kg lbs. Landry Shamet is not only a world-class athlete but also is a very attractive individual.
In addition, the shooting guard of Philadelphia 76ers has just begun his career and appears to focus on his career. There are no rumors about his probable wife or girlfriend.
Other than being a famous NBA Shooting guard, Landry Shamet is pretty famous in social media, having 33.6k followers on Instagram and 15.7k followers on Twitter.
Landry Shamet was born to mother, Melanie Shamet, who worked as a waitress at Smokehouse Barbecue before she welcomed her only child into the world. Though Melanie was a single parent, she had plenty of support in raising her boy.
Landry spent the first three years of his life with his grandparents, Patty and Dennis, and alongside his aunt, Janell, and uncle, Tyler. He enrolled, at Park Hill High School in Kansas City, Missouri where he played for his high school basketball team.
After completing high school, Landry Shamet enrolled at Wichita State University and played for the Wichita State Shockers men's basketball, averaging 11.4 points and 3.3 rebounds in his freshman season.
later in his sophomore season, held an average of 14.9 points and 5.2 assists per game.
The Philadelphia 76ers picked Shamet with the 26th pick in the 2018 NBA draft.
Some of his career highlights and awards are:
|2017||MVC Freshman of the Year|
On January 8, 2019, he recorded a career-high 29 points off the bench in a home victory over the Washington Wizards, including a Sixers rookie record 8 three-pointers.