Who are RJ Barrett’s parents? Get to know more about the basketball player.
Rowan Alexander Barrett Jr. best known as RJ Barrett is a Canadian basketball player who plays for the New York Knicks of the NBA.
The 20-years old athlete was picked as the third overall in the 2019 NBA Draft by the Knicks and is a shooting guard and small forward.
He is the first after LeBron James to get all major awards in high school and win a national championship.
Moreover, he had been named the MVP in the 2017 FIBA Under-19 Basketball World Cup.
RJ Barrett Parents
The names of RJ Barrett’s parents are Rowan Alexander Sr. and Kesha Barrett.
His dad, Rowan was also a professional basketball player who has played in several international championships.
Rowan was also the one who taught the young athlete how to play basketball and coached him since he was young.
His mom, Kesha was also a star sprinter and long jumper. Hence, his family is really athletic.
Moreover, RJ Barrett has Steve Nash as his godfather.
Steve Nash is known as the best basketball player of Canada who is a 2-time MVP and 8-time All-Star.
His father, Rowan, and Steve were teammates back in their home country Canada.
When RJ was born, Rowan had asked Steve to be his godfather which he gladly accepted.
Who is RJ Barrett’s Girlfriend
RJ Barrett’s girlfriend is Hailey Brown.
Hailey is also a basketball player and the couple has been together for a long time.
Pictures of the couple can be viewed on their Instagram.
RJ Barrett Net Worth and Salary
According to celebritynetworth, RJ Barret’s net worth is $5 million dollars and his salary is $8,231,760 dollars.
More detailed information on his salary projected for his future is available in hoopshype.
Meet RJ Barrett on Instagram
RJ Barret’s Instagram @rjbarrett is already verified with over 1.2 million followers.
Likewise, he is also on Twitter @RjBarrett6 which is also verified with 186.9k followers.