- Birth Name Marcus Terrell Thornton
- Birth Place Baton Rouge, Louisiana
- Famous Name Marcus Thornton
- Father Lloyd Woods
- Mother Nancy West
- Net Worth $58,979,592
- Salary $1.186 million
- Nationality American
- Ethnicity Black
- Currently Married N/A
- Divorce N/A
- Affair with N/A
- Girlfriend N/A
Marcus Thornton is one of the professional players of basketball. He is a shooting guard/small forward who has started his NBA career with New Orleans Hornets in 2009. Later he went to play for the Sacramento Kings, Brooklyn Nets, Boston Celtics, Phoenix Suns and Houston Rockets. Currently, in 2016, he has signed a playing contract with Washington Wizards. He was born on June 5, 1987. He is an American and his birth sign is Gemini.
He was born on Baton, Rouge, Louisiana. From 2005-07, he attended Tara for his high school program. Later, he went to Kilgore College, a junior college in Kilgore, Texas. He excelled in basketball throughout his college career. At Kilgore, he plays professionally in his freshman season. While playing there, he also earned first-team Junior College All-American honors and MVP honors for Region XIV. Later, he moved to Louisiana State University, he played at Louisiana from 2007 to 2009. He has good stats throughout his college career and he also earned the 2009 Southeastern Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Year. He turned professional and started his NBA career with New Orleans Hornets. He played for New Orleans Hornets from 2009 to 2011. In Year 2011, on February 23, he was traded to the Sacramento Kings in exchange for Carl Landry. In Year 2011, on Feb 23, he scored his career high 42 points against the Golden State Warriors. Later, he played for Brooklyn Nets (2014, Boston Celtics (2014-15), Phoenix Suns (2015) and Houston Rockets (2015-16). Currently, he plays for Washington Wizards. He has not agreed in any contract with Wizards.
One cannot easily get info about his personal life, he is a private man, and his private life is behind curtains. He has not flashed about his married life, wife, dating partner, and girlfriend. His fans are eager and curious to know about his personal life. It seems he is a shy person so he has not disclosed his personal matters and concerns among his fans. He might be in a relationship with his girlfriend or he is seeking for a perfect life-partner in his personal life. He is a man who has a great look and personality. He will not find any difficulty to get a beautiful wife in his life. He has never been the part of any controversy. He does not look like a gay at all.
He is one of the adorable and admired players of Wizards. His fans and followers impressed by his playing styles and techniques. Currently, he is 27 years of his age. He has to play a lot in his professional career. His fans followed him on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. His present salary is 1.186 million in USD. His total net worth is in millions of American dollars. A lot more info about his bio and career can be viewed on Wiki.