Taurean Prince is an American professional basketball player for the Minnesota Timberwolves of the National Basketball Association (NBA) who was born on March 22, 1994.
Prince played college basketball for the Baylor Bears and was drafted by the Utah Jazz with the 12th pick in the 2016 NBA draft but was traded to Atlanta Hawks where he played for three seasons before being traded to team Brooklyn Nets in the 2019 Season.
Timberwolves Star Taurean Prince Arrested at Miami Airport, per multiple reports
Minnesota Timberwolves player Taurean Prince was arrested on a warrant on Thursday, according to multiple reports. The warrant reportedly stemmed from drugs found during a traffic stop in Taurean Prince’s home state of Texas. Hine reported that it was not clear what charge Prince faced as well as the reason for him being at the airport, but that the warrant was from Texas, USA.
According to Andy Slater, jail records state he was arrested on a fugitive warrant. KSTP TV notes he was booked into Miami-Dade County jail shortly before 6 p.m. evening.
The Timberwolves released a statement about Prince, saying in part that the franchise was “Aware of the alleged report regarding Taurean Prince and are in their process of gathering more information.”
How much qualified is Taurean Prince?
Taurean Prince attended Earl Warren High School in San Antonio, Texas. In his school, he is more involved in Basketball than that in his studies. After his school graduation, he went to Baylor University to complete his college Education. After that Prince was fully involved in his Basketball Career.
Meet Family Members and Wife of Taurean Prince
Taurean Prince was born in San Marcos, Texas, United States and he is the son of Father Anthony Prince, and Mother Tamiyko Prince. Prince also has an elder sister named Catina Prince. She is currently 32 years old. Taurean was born into a middle-class family.
Hanah Usman, additionally known as Hanah Prince is the spouse of skilled basketball player Taurean Prince. However, they hadn’t revealed anything relating to their marital Status. She is the longtime girlfriend of Taurean Prince.
They were appeared dating each other for more than five years now. The couple, after dating each other for many years, had their first child soon after their marriage daughter named Ameera born in January 2017, followed by her brother, A’Mari Nazir.
Know about the professional Career of Taurean Prince
On June 23, 2016, Prince was selected by Utah Jazz with the 12th overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft. His rights were later traded to the Atlanta Hawks on July 7 in a three-team deal also involving the Indiana Pacers the Jazz received George Hill and the Pacers received Jeff Teague.
On March 11, 2017, he had then season-best 17 points in a 107–90 win over the Memphis Grizzlies. And on December 12, 2017, Prince scored a career-high 24 points in a 123–114 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers. Three days later, he made a career-high five 3-pointers and had 17 points score in a 96–94 loss to Memphis Grizzlies.
Brooklyn Nets (2019–2021)
In the year 2019, Prince, along with a 2021 second-round pick, was traded to the Brooklyn Nets for Allen Crabbe, the draft rights to Nickeil Alexander-Walker, and a protected 2020 first-round pick. In October of 2021, Prince signed a two-year $29 million extension with the Nets. Sadly, Taurean Prince tested positive for COVID-19 and sat out for Orlando Restart.
Minnesota Timberwolves (2021–present)
On August 3, 2021, Prince, along with the 2022 second-round pick and cash considerations, was traded to Minnesota Timberwolves in exchange for Ricky Rubio. On 2022 June 30, Prince signed a two-year, $16 million contract extension with the Timberwolves.
What is the Salary and Net Worth of Taurean Prince?
Taurean Prince is now in a two-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves for a total of $14.5 million. The deal included a $7 Million guarantee and a $7.3 Million average yearly salary.
Taurean Prince is expected to have a net worth of around $5 million as of 2022. He has earned this through his successful career as a basketball player. Prince is also one of the richest Basketball Players as per Forbes in 2022.
Taurean Prince Instagram and Twitter handles
Taurean is active on his Instagram and Twitter handles. He has more than 200K+ followers on his Instagram at @taureanprince and more than 15K+ on Twitter at @TP. Prince mainly uploads his photos and videos playing basketball on his social media handles.