Damion Lee is one face that many of us may recognize but not be able to name. This accomplished basketball player has been on both screen and stage, and he’s one of the most talented players of his generation.
Currently, the handsome hunk is playing for the Golden State Warriors. Previously he had played for three years at Drexel University and transferred to Louisville for his final year of eligibility.
Biography of Damion Lee
The handsome American professional basketball player Lee had opened his eyes in Baltimore, Maryland. Born with the Libra zodiac sign while Damion celebrates his birthday every year on the 12th of October. Belonging to the Black ethnicity while he holds an American Nationality.
27 years old Lee was once enrolled in Calvert Hall College High School in Towson, Maryland. After completing high school, he was enrolled at Drexel University. There he played for the Drexel Dragons, Louisville Cardinals.
Married or Dating? Find out his relationship
When it comes to the personal life of Damion, he is a married man. The handsome hunk is the husband of Sydel Alicia Curry-Lee.
Sydel is an American former college volleyball player who played for the Elon Phoenix women’s volleyball team of the CAA Conference.
The duo meets for the first time during a basketball match in their college. At that time, her brother Seth was playing in Philadelphia and Damion’s friend was also in the game. The couple made eye contact when Lee was walking up the stairs and Sydel was sitting in the stands. Later Lee expressed that when he first saw her, he couldn’t just ‘forget that face’.
Since then, they started dating each other. After dating a few years the couple tied their knot on September 1, 2018. They exchanged their vows in a grand ceremony in front of their family and friends at the Charlotte Marriott City Centre, North Carolina.
Family life of Damion Lee
Damion, the son of Dean Lee and Michelle Riddick, had celebrated his total 27 birthday to date. He had grown up with his parents and siblings at his hometown and birthplace. He seems to be very attached to his mother, hence, recently he posted a picture of her on his Instagram, wishing her a very happy birthday.
Alongside this, he has been frequently taunted by the relation between Stephen Curry and Damion Lee. In an explanation of the arising question from his fan, Lee said, his wife’s Sydel’s older brother is Stephen Curry (Wardell Stephen Curry). He also marked that, he has been playing basketball before he got married, therefore he wants people to acknowledge and respect his family through his work and profession.
As posted in NBC Sports, Sydel said,
“You see, Sydel’s older brother is Wardell Stephen Curry II, a.k.a Steph Curry. At the end of the day, my name is Damion Lee,” the soon-to-be-27-year-old said after Thursday’s practice. “It doesn’t matter who I’m married to. I played basketball before I’ve been married to who I am.”
He further added,
I want people to respect that. I work hard for this s–t. At the end of the day, I’ve battled. I’ve battled. I’m battle-tested. Going through a broken hand, two ACLs.
“I’ve gone through a lot of s–t during my career to get me to this point. And I don’t want anyone in the media to disrespect me, disrespect my family, disrespect the front office here in Golden State for believing in me, for knowing my abilities.”
Apart from his charming face, he is blessed with an amazing body figure. He has a height of 6 feet and 6 inches. While his weight is around 95Kg. His actual body statistics are unavailable, however, he has a perfectly toned body suiting his professional career.
Likewise, the player seems to have a strong liking for the tattoo, hence we can see different shapes jotted in his arms.
Career & Net worth
Talking bout the professional life of Damion, he had started his journey during his school days. Following his basketball, he played in his Univesity as well. In 2011, the handsome hunk becomes the member of the Drexel Dragons men’s basketball team. During that season, he gained 12 points and 4.4 rebounds.
After the impressive start to his college career, he becomes the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) Rookie of the Year. Further, he made CAA All-Tournament team after averaging more than 15 points in Drexel’s three tournament games.
Caption: Damion Lee career highlights posted by down to buck on 2019, October 28. (Credit: YouTube)
In 2016, he signed a contract with Miami Heat for NBA Summer League. Later, he joined Maine Red Claws of NBA as an affiliate player of the Celtics. Further, the handsome hunk is also a member of the Santa Cruz Warriors of the NBA G League as well.
How much is his Net Worth?
As an American singer, he had earned a huge name and fame in his lifetime career. The net worth of the handsome hunk has been estimated at around $ 600 thousand US dollars. While he has not revealed his exact annual salary. There is no doubt that his net worth and salary will sure increase in the forthcoming years.
Is Damion Lee active on social media? Yes, with more than 165 thousand followers he holds an Instagram account under the name of @damiOnlee. Similarly, he has more than thousands of followers on Facebook and Twitter. Damion Lee has a verified Wikipedia and IMDb.