The professional American basketball player Kyle Kuzma has been assembling fame and fortune as the power forward for the Los Angeles Lakers since 2017.
He is the player who was called ‘the team’s best rookie’ by the legendary player Charles Barkley, ranking him above celebrated rookie Lonzo Ball.
Kyle Kuzma’s Dating Life With Girlfriend
The 6 feet 9 inches tall NBA player is currently dating model Winnie Harlow. His girlfriend Winnie is famous for participating in American’s Next Top Model in 2014. She also has appeared in music videos for Eminem and Beyonce.
The news of Kyle dating the supermodel surfaced after they were spotted holding hands in Los Angeles in May 2020. Their love blossomed during the global pandemic as they quarantined together.
L.A. Lakers star Kyle Kuzma pictured with his girlfriend, Winnie Harlow, in September 2020. (Photo: Kyle’s Instagram)
Reportedly the couple met at Harper’s Bazaar party in New York City last September and developed the chemistry gradually.
The lovebirds are now head over heels in love with each other and their social media posts reflect the strong affection between them. No matter what the occasion is, the pair exhibit their love for each other through their posts.
Before dating Winnie, Kyle was spotted with Vanessa Hudgens in January and with Kendall Jenner on a yacht back in July 2019.
Similarly, Winnie dated superstars like Wiz Khalifa and Lewis Hamilton.
Kyle Kuzma’s Net Worth & Contract
The American professional basketball player, Kyle Kuzma has been able to assemble a huge net worth from his career. In the year 2020, his net worth is estimated to be more than $3 million.
The 25 years old athlete is in his third season with the Lakers. As a part of the D’Angelo Russell trade, Kyle was drafted to Los Angeles although he was originally drafted No.27 overall by Brooklyn Nets in 2017. Kyle signed his rookie scale contract with the Los Angeles Lakers on 3 July 2017.
The NBA All-Rookie First Team honouree, Kyle Kuzma is averaging 12.5 points and 4.5 rebounds in 54 games this season.
Short Bio, Parents
Kyle Kuzma was born in July 1995 to his mother Karri Kuzma in Flint, Michigan. He has seen his biological father only once as an infant and regards his stepdad, Larry Smith, as his father.
Talking about his siblings, he has a younger half-sister named Briana and a younger half brother named Andre.
Grew up in Flint, Kyle attended Bentley High School in Michigan. He joined the University of Utah in the year 2013.
Kyle is also popular for being covered in tattoos- he has tattooed some Bible verses, his mom’s eyes, a big Space Jam tribute, and the Monopoly man. When Kyle was at the age of 18, he got his first tattoo- a lion on his shoulder since he is a Leo.