Juwan Howard is a former professional basketball player and college basketball coach who has a net worth of $80 million. He has played in NBA tournaments from 1994 to 2013.
Juwan Howard early life
Juwan was born on 7 February 1973. His father, Leroy Watson, was retired army personnel and a phone company employee in Chicago. His mother, Helena was working at a restaurant when Juwan was born. His parents got married as soon as they realized Juwan’s mom was pregnant.
Howard’s mother was a teenage girl when she became a mom, and she did not want to be restricted from raising her child. Therefore she kept Juwan in a drawer at Jannie Mae’s house. Jannie Mae adopted Juwan. His grandmother gave his name Juwan Antonio Howard. Juwan’s grandmother played a crucial role in Juwan’s upbringing, and she was his early mentor.
|Net worth||$80 million|
|Profession||Former NBA player, Head coach of Michigan Wolverines|
|Salary||$15,000,000 per year NBA|
Juwan Howard high school
Juwan Howard was a skilled teenager. He was active in basketball since his school days. He went to Chicago Vocational Career Academy, and here he played three seasons of varsity basketball. Although it was not easy for Howard to overcome issues like unheated locker rooms, gyms, no changing room for games, he broke all barriers and became 1991 All- American basketball player and also earned McDonald’s All American honors. Howard was selected for the National Honor Society, and he was Vocational’s homecoming king during his school days. Juwan was recognized as one of the leading sophomore basketball players in the Chicago metropolitan area. His performance improved over the years in school leagues, and experts saw him emerging as one of the leading young basketball players in America during his junior and senior years.
Juwan started the sophomore year in 1988 when he was only 16. He participated in Chicago Public High School League and scored 26 points in a losing match. He went to Nike Academic Betterment and Career Development camp after the summer of 1988. He proved his basketball skills against 7-foot-4-inch tall Shawn Bradley and became one of the leading junior-year big men in the USA.
Experts considered Juwan as Illinois’s leading junior basketball player, even better than Tom Kleinschmidt. He was a member of the 1989-90 Fighting Illini Team and later became a player in the first-team All-Chicago Public School League.
He became the president of Vocational’s Senior Boy’s Council during his senior year. He was one of the leading five top school basketball players in his senior year. Howard chose to attend Michigan and later moved with his high school coach.
Juwan Howard college career
Howard went to the University of Michigan, and he was a part of 1991-1992, Michigan Wolverines. He played for Michigan Wolverines between 1994 and 2013. His position was Center and Power forward. Howard’s number was 5, 7, 55, and 6 during his college rarer.
Juwan Howard NBA career
He had entered the NBA in the 1994-95 season. He has played for Washington Bullets/Wizards from 1994 to 2001. Juwan has also played for
- Denver Nuggets for one year (2002-2003)
- Houston Rockets (2004-07)
- Returned to Dallas Mavericks (2007-2008)
- Denver Nuggets (2008)
- Charlotte Bobcats (2008-2009)
- Portland Trail Blazers (2009-2010)
- Miami Heat (2010-2013)
Juwan Howard player profile
Height: 2.06 meters/6.9 feet
Jersey Number: 5(Bullets, Wizards, Mavericks), 5(Nuggets, Magic, Rockets), 7(Nuggets),
55(Mavericks), 5(Bobcats, Heat), 6( Trail Blazers).
Weight: 240 lbs/ 108kg
Drafted: Washington Bullets drafted him in the first-round pick.
NBA seasons: 19 along with seven playoffs
NBA Titles: 2 Championships
All-Star: One time
Juwan Howard coaching career
It was 2013 when Miami Heat announced some changes in its organization. One of those significant announcements was Howard’s new role as an assistant coach. He became an assistant coach when Chad Kammerer and Keith Askins were shifted to scouting positions. Howard was retired, and in 2019, he became the head coach of Michigan Wolverines men’s basketball team.
Juwan Howard persona life
Juwan Howard has been in a relationship with four different women. He has six children. He has a son Juwan Howard Jr. with Markita Blyden. He was born in 1992, and now he is also following his father’s footsteps. Juwan married Jenine Wardally on 6 July 2002. They have two sons Jac and Jett. Howard and Wardley’s sons are school basketball players.
Juwan Howard film television appearances
Howard has appeared on the following films and shows:
- Hoop Dreams – 1994
- The West Wing – 1999’s TV Drama
- The Art of Giving and Take – 1999
- Beyond the Glory – 1996
- Rick Ross’s “It’s Time to Ball” rap song
Juwan Howard biography
Juwan Howard was born on 7th February 1973. He was raised by his grandmother and followed his passion for basketball. He was a great performer in his school days, and he has maintained his reputation throughout his career as a pro-NBA player. Now he is the head coach of Michigan Wolverines.
Juwan Howard profession
Juwan Howard is a former NBA player, and he is currently working as the head coach of Michigan Wolverines.
Juwan Howard position
Juwan Howard is currently serving as Head Coach.
Juwan Howard born
Juwan Howard was born on 7 February 1973 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. His father wanted to name him Leroy Watson Jr., but his grandmother refused and called him Juwan Antonio Howard.
Juwan Howard birthday
Juwan celebrates his birthday on 7 February, every year.
Juwan Howard height
Juwan Howard is 6 ft 9 in tall.
Juwan Howard weight
Juwan weighs 250 lbs.
Juwan Howard jersey number
Juwan has used 5, 6, 55, and 7 jersey numbers throughout his career as a basketball player.
Juwan Howard playing career.
Juwan Howard’s playing career stats are:
- GP: 1208
- MIN: 30.3
- FG%: 46.9
- 3P%: 12.0
- FT%: 76.4
- REB: 6.1
- AST: 2.2
- BLK: 0.3
- STL: 0.7
- PF: 2.9
- TO: 2.0
- PTS: 13.4
Juwan Howard real name
Juwan Howard’s real name is Juwan Antonio Howard.
Juwan Howard nicknames
Juwan is also known as Nooky because it is his nickname.
Juwan Howard house and residence
Juwan has bought many real estate properties throughout his career, but he continued to live in Chicago. He owns as a townhome in the South Loop Area, a three-bedroom unit in the Trump International Hotel & Tower.
Juwan Howard girlfriend
Although Juwan has children with four different women, his relationships were pretty private. He has dated Markita Blyden but married to Jenine Wardally.
Juwan Howard wife
Jenine Wardally is the proud wife of Juwan Howard. She is the founder of the Juice Foundation, which works to arrange funds and awareness for cancer patients.
Juwan Howard first wife
Juwan Howard is married only once, and his first wife is Jenine Wardally.
Juwan Howard children
Juwan Howard’s children are Jace Howard, Starr Howard, Juwan Howard Jr., Sky Howard, Jett Howard, and Joshua Howard.
Juwan Howard, son
Juwan Howard has four sons, Jace Howard, Juwan Howard Jr., Joshua Howard, and Jett Howard. All of them are in schools, and they are also basketball players.
Juwan Howard daughter
Juwan Howard has two daughters, Starr Howard and Sky Howard, who are completing their schooling.
Juwan Howard family
Juwan Howard has a wife and six children in his family.
Juwan Howard parents
Juwan Howard is the son of Leroy Watson and Helena. His father used to work in a phone company after getting retired from the US Army, and his mother used to work at a restaurant.
Juwan Howard siblings
Juwan Howard has one brother, “Jason Coleman,” and one sister, “Carmen Coleman.”
Juwan Howard NBA salary
Juwan’s salary was $15,000,000 per year in NBA.
Juwan Howard career earning
Howard’s career earning is $151,839,471 ($219,023,989*).
Juwan Howard cars
Although Juwan Howard is a wealthy American, he must own many cars. However, no specific details are available regarding Juwan Howard’s cars.
Juwan Howard record
Juwan has played basketball as a professional player for 19 years. He has played 1,208 games in which 900 started. His points average 13.4, 2.2 assists, and 6.1 rebounds. Howard has gained 16,159 points, 2,663 assists, and 7,428 rebounds before getting retired.
Juwan Howard nationality
Howard is an American citizen.
Juwan Howard religion
No information is available regarding Juwan Howard’s religion.
Juwan Howard zodiac sign
Juwan’s zodiac sign is Aquarius.
Juwan Howard interesting facts
- Juwan has been All-Star for once and All-NBA for one time.
- Howard was starred as an All-American on the Wolverines men’s basketball team before being drafted.
- Howard has already played for heat.
- His first NBA championship win was with Miami Heat.