Mason Plumlee


Quick Facts

Full Name Mason Alexander Plumlee
Birth Date March 5, 1990
Birth Place Fort Wayne, Indiana
Nick Name Mason Plumlee
Religion Christianity
Father’s Name Perky Plumlee
Mother’s Name Leslie Plumlee
Siblings Three (Two brothers and a sisters
Age 32 years old
Height 6’11” (2.11 m)
Weight 115 Kilograms (254 lbs.)
Marital Status Unmarried
Girlfriend Genesis Maria Perez
Kids No
Net Worth $1 million-$3 million
Social Media Twitter

Mason A professional basketball player with the Charlotte Hornets in the National Basketball Association is named Alexander Plumlee. He typically lines up in the center and forwarding.

Age & Birth Information

Mason Plumlee, who is currently 32 years old, was born on March 5, 1990. He was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana, according to his birthplace. He thus follows Christianity as his religion.

His father, Perky Plumlee, played basketball for Tennessee Tech in the past. His mother Leslie played basketball for Purdue in the past. She set a school record by grabbing 25 rebounds in one game. Mason’s grandfather, Albert Schultz, participated in basketball at Michigan Tech. In a similar vein, his uncle played basketball for Wisconsin-Eau Claire. Chad Schultz, his other uncle, was a basketball player for the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. Similar to him, Miles, his older brother, played basketball for Duke and is now a Perth Wildcats player in the Australian National Basketball League.

Similar to him, Marshall, his other sibling, was a Duke basketball player in his earlier career. He is currently employed by the US Army’s 75th Ranger Regiment as an Infantry Officer with Ranger Qualification. The University of Notre Dame had a volleyball team that included his sister Madeleine. At the same time, Marshall, Mason, and Miles attended Duke. They thereby became the third set of brothers to participate in the same college season on the same team.

Height & Weight

He is also 6’11” (2.11 m) tall and 254 lb. in weight (115 kg). Mason is extremely tall and in good physical shape. He has a powerful physique. Mason is also thought of as a fiercely spirited competitor with a strong athletic mentality. He is of average height and weight, and he has blonde hair and blue eyes. His complexion is light.

Professional life

Plumlee attended Warsaw Community High School in Warsaw, Indiana. He transferred to Christ School in Arden, North Carolina, after his first year. Similar to that, he took home a silver medal in 2008 while playing for the USA U18 National Team in the FIBA Americas U-18 competition.

As a senior in 2009, Plumlee was also chosen as a McDonald’s All-American. Along with his brother Miles, the 6′ 11″ tall athlete attended Duke University. Along with his older brother Miles, he was a reserve forward on the Duke Blue Devils’ national championship squad.

During his final year at Duke University, he participated in sports with his younger brother Marshall. In the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup, Mason Plumlee’s nation, the United States, won the gold medal. On the same way, in 2008, he won a silver medal with the U-18 group in the FIBA Americas Under-18 Championship. In the 2013 NBA Draft, the Brooklyn Nets selected Plumlee with the 22nd overall pick. He signed a rookie-scale contract with the Brooklyn Nets.

The 32-year-old veteran averaged 22 points and 13 points during a Nets victory,

recording his second double-double in the NBA. He became the first Nets player since Brook Lopez to be named to the NBA All-Rookie first team as a result of his accomplishments (2008-2009). In a victory over the Philadelphia 76ers during the 2014–15 season, Plumlee recorded a season-high 18 points and 10 rebounds.

He topped both his career high of 24 points and season high of 19 points in December as a consequence.
In June 2015, the Brooklyn Nets traded Mason Plumlee to the Portland Trail Blazers. Additionally, his rookie-scale contract was extended until the 2016–17 year.

Mason Plumlee is a Professional Football Player(Source: Instagram)

He recorded a career-high six assists, 15 points, and 13 rebounds in a win over the New Orleans Pelicans. He also recorded his 13th double-double of the year, scoring 13 points and pulling down 12 rebounds per game. Since Scottie Pippen in 1999–2000, Plumlee is the only Portland player to record 150 rebounds and 100 assists in 23 games (in 22 games).

Plumper was given to the Nuggets in a trade in February 2017 in exchange for a second-round draft pick in 2018 and money. In the meanwhile, after Kobe Bryant passed away in January 2020, he changed his jersey number from 24 to 7. Mason signed a contract with the Pistons in December 2020, and in a victory over the New Orleans Pelicans, he recorded his first triple-double with 17 points, 10 rebounds, and 10 assists.

In exchange for Balsa Koprivica, Mason and the draft rights to JT Thor were given to the Hornets in August 2021.

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Net worth & Source of Income

A professional basketball player named Mason Plumlee is worth between $1 million and $3 million. His salary with the Detroit Pistons was approximately $8,000,000 for the 2020–21 season. Similar to this, his salary with the Charlotte Hornets is anticipated to be around $9,248,333 for the 2021–22 campaign.

His salary grew by 15% in 2020–21. His total base salary for the 2018–19 academic year is $12,917,808. Additionally, Plumlee agreed to a $41,000,000 three-year contract with the Denver Nuggets.

Relationship Status

Genesis Maria Perez and Plumlee are rumored to be dating in secret. Model and Puerto Rican-American Genesis Maria Davila Perez was crowned Miss World Puerto Rico 2014 in the year. She also entered the 2017 and 2018 Miss Florida USA contests.

Mason Plumlee with his girlfriend(Source: Instagram)

Although some of his photos have appeared online with a number of women, other reliable sources claim that none of them have been named as his girlfriend. Furthermore, specific details about his relationships with other women are unknown.

Achievement

The power forward for the Hornets has achieved the following:

  • NBA’s All-Rookie First Team (2014)
  • winner of the NCAA (2010)
  • (2013) All-ACC first team All-ACC third team (2012)
  • Big Guy Prize for Pete Newell (2013)
  • Fast Food All-Star (2009)
  • third-team All-American Parade (2009)
  • unanimous second-team All-American (2013)
  • North Carolina’s Mr. Basketball (2009)
  • 2014 Men’s Basketball World Cup Gold Medalist
  • FIBA Americas U18 Championship Silver Medalist

Some Interesting Facts

  • Plumlee attended Warsaw Community High School in Warsaw, Indiana, to start his high school career before transferring to Christ School in Arden, North Carolina, after his first year.
  • The Brooklyn Nets selected Plumlee with the 22nd overall pick in the 2013 NBA Draft.
  • In October 2014, the Nets exercised their third-year club option, extending Plumlee’s rookie scale contract through the 2015–16 campaign.
  • In exchange for Steve Blake’s draft rights and Rondae Hollis-draft Jefferson’s rights, Plumlee was traded to the Portland Trail Blazers in June 2015.
  • In December 2020, Plumlee and the Detroit Pistons reached an agreement.