Who is Daishen Nix?- Biography
Daishen Nix is a point guard in the NBA G League who is currently signed to the NBA G League’s Ignite team.
As a consensus five-star prospect, he was rated as one of the best point guards in the 2020 class.
He was a former UCLA signee who chose to play for Ignite over the Bruins. He finished his high school education at Trinity International School.
When was Daishen Nix? Early life, Siblings, Birthplace, Parents
Daishen Nix was born on February 13, 2002, in Fairbanks, Alaska, under the sign of Aquarius. He is of Afro-American ancestry and identifies as an American.
Mina Tupuota, Nix’s mother, grew up in Anchorage, Alaska, and is a former basketball player who attended Lathrop High School and the University of Alaska Fairbanks.
Daishen moved to Las Vegas, Nevada, when he was 13 years old, on the advice of his mother, to gain more basketball experience and be closer to his extended family.
After finishing his high school career at Trinity International School, he participated in the McDonald’s All-American Game.
He stands at 6 feet 5 inches (1.96 meters) and weighs 224 pounds (102 kg). On August 20, 2019, Daishen Nix chose UCLA over Maryland, Kansas, Alabama, and Kentucky as his college basketball team.
He de-committed from UCLA on April 28, 2020, and forewent his college eligibility to play for the NBA G League Ignite.
“Playing in the G League essentially prepares me for the NBA draft,” Nix explained. “I signed with the NBA G League Ignite on April 28, 2020, as part of the league’s latest developmental program that operates outside of the conventional team structure.” It’s just a notch lower than the NBA.”
What is the Net worth of Daishen Nix?
Nix agreed to terms with the NBA G League on a one-year, $300,000 contract on April 28, 2020. He will be paid $300,000 for the 2020 season, according to the contract.
He will be paid more than his previous salary and will be eligible for full collegiate scholarship opportunities through the NBA’s developmental program, according to reports.
Aside from that, Daishen Nix is regarded as one of the top point guard prospects in the 2021 NBA draft class, alongside highly-rated prospects Jalen Green and Isaiah Todd, both of whom have elected to forego college.
An NBA player’s annual salary is estimated to be $7 million. As of 2021, Daishen Nix’s net worth is $0.2 million.
Relationship of Daishen Nix? Married, Children
Daishen Nix, the NBA G League Ignite’s point guard, has kept his personal life as private as possible.
There is no evidence that he has a girlfriend or is in a romantic relationship. Despite having 67.1k Instagram followers, he has no posts on the platform. For the time being, he is thought to be single.