Wenyen Gabriel

by John Max 28 Nov,2018
Wenyen Gabriel
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 9 Inch
Weight 88.5 kg
Personal Info
  • Birth Name Wenyen Gabriel
  • Birth Place Khartoum, South Sudan
  • Famous Name Wenyen Gabriel
  • Horoscope Aries
  • Father Makuac Gabriel
  • Father Nationality African-American
  • Mother Rebecca Gak
  • Mother Nationality African-American
  • Net Worth $2 million
  • Salary $75,000
  • Siblings Karima Gabriel, Komot Gabriel
  • University Team Kentucky Wildcats
  • Date 2016
  • No. of Twitter Followers 35k
  • No. of Instagram Followers 60.1k
  • Position in Team Power forward
  • No. of Siblings two siblings
  • Current team Sacramento Kings
  • Nationality Sudanese-American
  • Ethnicity African-American
  • Profession Basketball player
  • Started career as as a player of Sacramento Kings
  • Currently Working For Sacramento Kings
  • Awards Jordan Brand Classic (2016), & Hike Hope Summit (2016)
  • Current City California
  • University attended University of Kentucky
  • School attended Wilbraham & Monson Academy, Trinity High School
  • Girlfriend Not known
  • Squad No 32

Wenyen Gabriel is a Sudanese-American professional basketball player who is signed to the Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Went undrafted in the 2018 NBA draft, he played for Sacramento Kings (2018–2020)Likewise, Gabriel played college basketball for the Kentucky Wildcats. 

In 2016, Wenyen Gabriel was ranked in number #14 on ESPN's Top 100 and was also rated as a five-star recruit. 

Wenyen Gabriel Net worth & Salary As Of 2020

From his professional career as a basketball player, Wenyen Gabriele earns a decent amount of money. As of 2020, the estimated net worth of Gabriel is around $1 million. This year, he will make $1,749,812 as a salary from Portland Trail Blazers. 

Earlier, Gabriel played for the Sacramento Kings and gets paid a salary of $75,000 annually. Moreover, he must have earned a good amount of money from his college basketball career.

With a tremendous net worth, Wenyen Gabriele is living a lavish lifestyle. 

Relationship Status: Single

Wenyen Gabriel is not married so far. Furthermore, he is not dating anyone at the current moment. To date, there are no records of Gabriel's dating life and relationships. Similarly, he hasn't been the part of controversy regarding his affairs.

CAPTION: Wenyen Gabriel SOURCE: Instagram

As Gabriel is not married yet and is not dating anyone, his sexuality is straight. Gabriel hasn't done or sad anything that makes people feel doubt about his sexuality.

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Rather than being involved in any kind of personal stuff, Gabriel might be focusing on his career. 

Wenyen Gabriel Age, Height, and Weight

Aged 21, the professional basketball player, Wenyen Gabriel stands the height of 2.06 m which is 6 feet 9 inches tall and weighs 88.5 kg i.e. 195 lbs. 

Wenyen Gabriel Early life and Education

Wenyen Gabriel was born on 26th March 1997, in Khartoum, South Sudan. Gabriel was given the name 'Wenyen' which means "wipe your tears" in Dinka language because his sister, born a year earlier died in the infant. 

His parents are father Makuac Gabriel and mother Rebecca Gak. After two weeks of his birth, Gabriel and his siblings Karima Gabriel and Komot Gabriel moved to Cairo, Egypt along with their mother in order to avoid the violence of the Second Sudanese Civil War. 

CAPTION: Wenyen Gabriel SOURCE: Instagram

However, his mother worked to earn enough money to move their father to Cairo. Later, they moved to Manchester, New Hampshire, United States and received a US passport in 2015. He belongs to a Sudanese-American nationality and holds African-American ethnicity. 

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Gabriel attended Wilbraham & Monson Academy and later joined Trinity High School. Likewise, he graduated from the University of Kentucky. 

Wenyen Gabriel Professional Career

Wenyen Gabriel played for the Trinity High School's team for three years. In 2016, ESPN rated Gabriel as a five-star recruit and ranked #14 on ESPN's Top 100. Likewise, Gabriel played college basketball for the Kentucky Wildcats. He made his college basketball debut on 31st October 2016

Gabriel played 38 matches as a freshman with 23 starts and made 4.6 points and 4.8 rebounds. However, during the sophomore year, he made 6.8 points and 5.4 rebounds in 37 games.

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In the 2018 NBA draft, Gabriel remained undrafted. So Gabriel joined the Sacramento Kings for the 2018 NBA Summer League and signed a two-way contract with Kings on 31st July 2018.

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