Malik Beasley is a famous American professional basketball player for the Utah Jazz of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Malik Beasley played one season of College basketball for the Florida State Seminoles. Then, he was drafted by the Denver Nuggets as the 19th overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft. Check all the details given below about Malik Beasley’s, Wiki, Age, Height, Parents, Wife, Children, Stats, Salary, Net Worth, Biography & More.
Malik Beasley Wiki/Biography
Beasley was born on 26th November 1996 (Age: 26 years; as of 2022) in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S. His full real name is Malik Jon Mikal Beasley and he is commonly known as Malik Beasley. His nationality is American and his ethnicity is African-American. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius and follows Christianity (religion). His profession is a famous American Basketball player.
Malik Beasley Educational Qualification
Beasley completed her schooling at Saint Francis School in Alpharetta, Georgia. He played in the school team and then he joined Kobi Simmons, and Kaiser Gates, and played in the school team. And he joined Florida State for his higher studies or bachelor’s degree.
Malik Beasley Physical Stats
- Height: 6′ 4″ inches
- Weight: 85 kg
- Hair Color: Black
- Eye Color: Black
Malik Beasley Family & Parents
Malik Beasley was born into a middle-class family to American Parents. His father’s name is Michael Beasley he is a professional basketball player in Chile his mother’s name is Deena she is a housewife.
His grandfather John Beasley is a film and television actor who played the role of Notre Dame football Coach Warren, welcoming new walk-on players to fall practice, in the movie classic Rudy.
Malik Beasley Girlfriend & Relationship
Beasley’s dating status is single and his marital status is married. Malik married long-time girlfriend Montana Yao.
The couple had their first child on 26th March 2019. They both lived happily with their child and enjoyed their life joyfully.
Malik Beasley Career & Stats
As a senior, he played in his school team he averaged 22.2 points, 6.9 rebounds, 2.9 assists, 1.9 steals, and 0.6 blocks, earning the Class 1A Player of the Year of the state of Georgia and an All-State Class A First Team. Beasley committed to Florida State over offers from UConn, UCLA, Wake Forest, Oregon, and others.
As a freshman at Florida State in 2015–16, Beasley averaged 15.6 points, 5.3 rebounds, and 1.5 assists in 29.8 minutes per game over 34 games. On March 21, 2016, Beasley declared for the NBA draft, forgoing his final three years of college eligibility.
Following the conclusion of the 2015-2016 season, he had surgery to repair a stress fracture in his right leg. Because of this, he did not participate in pre-draft workouts. On August 9, 2016, he signed his rookie scale contract with the Nuggets.
Beasley appeared in just two of the Nuggets’ first seven games of the season, managed under eight minutes of action, and failed to score in those two games. During his rookie season, Beasley has had multiple assignments with the Sioux Falls Skyforce of the NBA Development League, pursuant to the flexible assignment rule.
He was traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves in a four-team, 12-player trade on 5th February. After the trade to Minnesota, Beasley received the starting job and his scoring output drastically increased. He re-signed with the Timberwolves on a reported 4-year, $60 million contract on 27th November 2020.
At the time of the suspension, he averaged a career-high 20.5 points per game and shot 40% from 3-point range. On March 5, 2022, Beasley broke the Timberwolf’s franchise record for most three-pointers made in a single season, surpassing Kevin Love’s 190.
On July 6, 2022, Beasley was traded, alongside Patrick Beverley, Jarred Vanderbilt, Leandro Bolmaro, the draft rights to Walker Kessler, four future first-round picks, and a pick swap, to the Utah Jazz in exchange for Rudy Gobert.
Malik Beasley’s Net Worth & Salary
Beasley’s net worth is estimated at $4 million dollars. His occupation was a famous American Basketball Player who played in so many matches and earned from them. His annual salary is 13.33 million USD as of December 2022. His last contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves was a 4-year contract for a fee of $60,000,000.
Malik Beasley Social Handles
- Instagram: mbeasy5
Malik Beasley Amazing Facts
- Currently, Malik played for Utah Jazz.
- His position in his team is Shooting guard.
- Malik’s jersey number is 5.
- On September 27, 2020, Beasley was arrested for marijuana possession, concealing stolen property, and for an incident in which he brandished a firearm.
- He was initially released from law enforcement custody but later faced charges in Hennepin County stemming from the incident.
- Malik Beasley pled guilty to the felony charge of making a threat of violence in December 2020 and was sentenced to serve 120 days in jail, with confinement occurring after the conclusion of the 2020–21 NBA season.
- Beasley served 78 days of the 120-day sentence and was released in August 2021.
- His father played professional basketball in Chile.
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