Richaun Holmes

Jorge 27 Nov,2018

Facts of Richaun Holmes

First-team All-MAC (2015), Third-team All-MAC (2014) & MAC Defensive Player of the Year (2015)
Full Name
Richaun Diante Holmes
Birth Name
Richaun Holmes
Famous Name
Richaun Holmes
Current City
Phoenix, Arizona
Currently Married
Richard Holmes Sr.
Lydeila Holmes
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Career & Net worth

Basketball Player
Currently Club
Phoenix Suns
Career Earnings
Started career as
a player of Philadelphia 76ers


Currently Married

Richaun Holmes is an American professional Basketball Player player who plays in the National Basketball Association (NBA). As of 2018, Richaun Diante Holmes currently plays for the Phoenix Suns as their Center / Power forward. Richaun Diante Holmes has also played  Philadelphia 76ers.


As a Center / Power forward, Richaun Diante Holmes reportedly earns around $1,600,520 as his yearly salary from Phoenix Suns.

Richaun Holmes Early Life

Richaun Diante Holmes was born on October 15, 1993, in Lockport, Illinois to parents Richard Holmes Sr. and Lydeila Holmes. As per his nationality, he is American and belongs to African ethnic group. Further, his star sign is Libra.

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CAPTION: Richard and his mother SOURCE: twitter

Richaun Diante Holmes attended Lockport Township High School in Lockport, Illinois where he played for his high school basketball team.

After completing high school, Richaun Diante Holmes enrolled at Moraine Valley Community College and Bowling Green State University and played for both Moraine Valley and  Bowling Green Falcons men's basketball. 

Holmes had an average of 19.3 points, 9.3 rebounds and 5.2 blocks per game during his only season in Moraine Valley. Later In his Bowling Green sophomore season, Holmes averaged 6.5 points, 5.0 rebounds and 2.3 blocks per game.

Richaun Holmes Professional Career

On 25 June 2015, Holmes was selected by the Philadelphia 76ers for the 37th overall pick in the 2015 NBA draft. On 31 July 2015, after averaging ten points and five rebounds in three summer matches for the team, he signed with the 76ers.

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CAPTION: Richaun holmes SOURCE: HeightLine

In January 2017, he was assigned to the NBA Development League's Delaware 87ers. Later, Holmes was traded to the Phoenix Suns on 20 July 2018 in exchange for cash considerations.

Currently, he is playing along with Ryan Anderson, Trevor Ariza and many more.

Richaun Holmes Net Worth And Salary

As of 2018, Richaun Diante Holmes reportedly signed a  contract with Phoenix Suns. Further, the NBA player has an average salary of $1,600,520 annually.

Richaun Holmes signed a four-year/ $5,171,902 contract with the Philadelphia 76ers, including a guaranteed $3,571,382 and an annual average salary of $1,292,976. In 2018-19, Holmes will earn a basic salary of $1,600,520 and a cap hit of $1,600,520.

Richaun Diante Holmes so far has made earnings of $3,570,382 from his entire NBA career.

Moreover, he is 14th best-paid player of Phoenix Suns, Ryan Anderson is the highest earner with the salary of $20,421,546.

His career past earnings from Philadelphia 76ers  are enlisted below:

2017/2018 $1,471,382
2016/2017 $1,024,000
2015/2016 $1,075,000

Richaun Holmes Personal Life

Holmes is a father of a son RJ, born on 13 June 2016. Although he often shares pictures of his son, Holmes never shared pictures of his child's mother.

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All the work I do I do for you baby boy that smile is everything to me #MyWholeHeart #MyMotivation

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The Famous NBA star is 6 ft 10 in height and weighs around 107kg. Richaun Diante Holmes is not only a world-class athlete but also has a very attractive individual.

Other than being a famous NBA Center / Power forward, Richaun Diante Holmes is pretty famous in social media.


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