Brandon Leray Rush Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Satyapriya Buddhavarapu
Jan 31, 2024 By Satyapriya Buddhavarapu
Originally Published on Apr 23, 2022
Fact-checked by Vikhaash Sundararaj
Brand Rush, an American professional basketball player, played for teams like Indiana Pacers, Golden State Warriors, Utah Jazz, and Portland Blazers.
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About Brandon Rush

Brandon Rush, an American basketball player was born on July 7, 1985, in Kansas City.
Brandon Rush currently plays for the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Brandon Rush won the NBA championship and NCAA national championship.
Brandon played high school basketball at Mt. Zion Christian Academy in Durham and Westport High School in Missouri. Brandon Rush's brothers Kareem Rush and JaRon Rush also played professional basketball.

Brandon Rush Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Brandon Rush’s net worth?

Brandon Rush has an estimated net worth of $1 million as of 2022.

How much does Brandon Rush earn per year?

Brandon Rush's exact annual earnings are unknown. But being a basketball player, Brandon Rush earns a good amount through his successful professional basketball career.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Brandon Rush?

Brandon Rush is 6 ft 6 in (198 cm) tall in height at the age of 36 as of 2022.

How old is Brandon Rush?

Born on July 7, 1985, Brandon Rush is 36 years old as of April 2022.

Childhood And Education

Brandon Rush was born on July 7, 1985, in Kansas City, Missouri. Brandon played high school basketball in Missouri at Westport High School and in Durham at Mt. Zion Christian Academy. Brandon played for Jayhawks, he was crucial in the team's Big 12 Conference championship run.
Brandon wanted to enter the NBA draft in 2005 and 2007 but withdrew and continued playing with Kansas due to his knee problem. Brandon Rush had an anterior cruciate ligament injury on his right knee during an illegal workout conducted by Rodney Heard. The professional basketball player injured his left knee after being fouled in the air by Zach Randolph while he is playing for the Warriors.
Brandon was selected the game's Most Valuable Player against North Carolina in the national semifinals. 'Rivals.com' rated Roy the number one small forward in all college basketball based on his overall statistics. In 2008, Roy finally decided that he is eligible for NBA Draft.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Brandon Rush's Family?

Brandon Rush was born on July 7, 1985, in Kansas City, Missouri to Glenda Rush. Further details about his parents are unknown as he would like to keep his family and personal life away from the media and public as much as possible. Brandon Rush has two brothers, Kareem Rush and JaRon Rush, who are also former professional basketball players.

Who is Brandon Rush’s partner?

Brandon Rush got married to his Facebook friend Ashlee Parkinson after dating her for eight years. The couple even had two kids before getting engaged. They named their kids Braelyn Rush and Brandon Rush.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Brandon Leray Rush was selected 13th overall by Portland Trail Blazers for the NBA draft in 2008. Indiana Pacers traded him then. In 2011, Brandon was traded to the Golden State Warriors. Rush resigned and continued playing for the Warriors until 2013. Brandon was traded to Utah Jazz in 2013 along with Andris Biedriņš and Richard Jefferson and several draft picks. In 2014, Rush returned back to GS Warriors for the 2015-2016 season. In 2016, he signed with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Brandon Rush signed a 10-day contract with the Portland Trail Blazers in the first round of the 2008 NBA draft and left the team after the contract ended without even playing a game. In 2019, Rush signed overseas with Larisa club for Greek Basket League.
Brandon was the first freshman to be named to the First Team All-Big 12. Kevin Durant followed him and did it the next season for the Texas Longhorns.
Brandon played three seasons for Kansas. Brandon has been selected as a Wooden Award All-American in both 2007 and 2008 while playing for Kansas Jayhawk Men's Basketball.

What awards has Brandon Rush won?

Brandon Rush has won his first NBA Championship in 2015 while he is playing as a member of the Golden State Warriors. Rush has won it after the team defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 2015 NBA Finals in six games. Brandon also won the NCAA National Championship while he is playing for Kansas in 2008.
Brandon was selected as a Wooden Award All-American in 2007 and 2008 as a Jayhawk.
Brandon has been selected as the preseason Co-Player of the Year in the Big 12.

Brandon Rush’s Hobbies And Interests

Brandon Rush likes to spend time with his family. He likes hunting, fishing, and going on camping trips with his family during his leisure time.

Other Interesting Brandon Rush Facts And Trivia

  • Brandon Rush's brothers, Kareem and JaRon are former professional basketball players.
  • Brandon renewed his contract with the Greek team, Larisa in 2020.
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Brandon Leray Rush Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Brandon Leray Rush

Date of Birth

1985-07-07

Nationality

American

Place of Birth

Kansas

Age

Height

198 cm

Child Star?

No

Occupation

American basketball player

Education

Mt. Zion Christian Academy

Net Worth

1000000

Partner

Ashlee Parkinson

Parents

Glenda Rush

Siblings

Kareem Rush, JaRon Rush
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Written by Satyapriya Buddhavarapu

Bachelor of Commerce (Computers) specializing in International Business/Trade/Commerce, Master of Commerce specializing in International Business/Trade/Commerce, Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Application

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Satyapriya BuddhavarapuBachelor of Commerce (Computers) specializing in International Business/Trade/Commerce, Master of Commerce specializing in International Business/Trade/Commerce, Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Application

With expertise in content writing and management, Satyapriya holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Commerce with a specialization in International Business. from Siddhartha Degree College and Gitam Institute of Technology and Management respectively. Her exceptional academic performance earned her the prestigious Prathiba Award. Satyapriya is skilled in developing high-quality content, managing social media, and optimizing SEO. Apart from content development, she is also interested in public speaking, public relations, and creative writing.

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