Adam Morrison

Adam John Morrison is a very popular American basketball player and played for the Gonzaga University for three years. He has been awarded the Chevrolet Player of the year in the year 2006. Then he started playing with LA lakes from the year 2009, but unfortunately, he left the team in the next year.

Well, how well do you know about Adam Morrison? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Adam Morrison’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Adam Morrison to date.

Biography and Early Life

On 19 July 1984, Adam was born in Montana. The name of his parents is John and Wanda Morrison. John Morrison was a basketball player and coach. Thus Adam got his inspiration to play the sport from his father. When the family shifted to Washington, he reduced his weight and attended a basketball camp. He was diagnosed with diabetes at a very early age and had to stop playing basketball. But he did not stop there. He kept on practicing and got himself enrolled in the Gonzaga Bulldogs basketball team in the year 2003.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Adam Morrison in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Adam Morrison’s age is 37 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 19 July 1984. Though, he is 6′ 6″ in feet and inches and 203 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 205 lbs in Pound and 93kg in Kilograms.


Adam was a very bright student. Currently, we do not have any information regarding his high school academic life but he got admitted into Gonzaga University to pursue his higher studies. We will surely keep you posted as soon he gives any details regarding the high school education.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Adam Morrison does not believe in marriage and thus has been living with his girlfriend, Mijken Nelson, for many years now. They have three children out of which two are daughters and one son. His early-stage diabetes did not stop him from playing and thus dedicated his whole life to the sport.

Is Adam Morrison Gay?

Adam Morrison is neither a homosexual nor a bisexual person. He is straight when it comes to sexual orientation. He has been living happily with his long-term girlfriend Mijken Nelson. They also have two daughters and a son and are living a very peaceful life.

Professional Career

When Adam was in college, he started spending time in his college basketball court and picked up an interest in learning the sport. He was admitted in his college basketball club and played for the Gongaza Bulldogs team.

The coach saw his skills and started calling him the WCC All-Freshman player of the team which means he was the best among the newcomers. He had a great breakthrough in his career in the year 2006. In that year he was chosen in the NBA Draft of the 2006 batch by none other than the best American professional basketball team Charlotte Bobcats, which is now renamed as Charlotte Hornets.

He joined the squad for only two years and scored more than 14 points during his stay with the team. Adam had met with a severe knee injury in the very next year which unfortunately made him skip the NBA season 2007 to 2008.

After getting fully recovered from his left knee injury, he gave a test run for the NBA Draft of the 2009 to 2010 batch. He got selected immediately and even won the NBA championship in that year. After the win, he decided to quit Charlotte bobcats and made an agreement with Washington Wizards for one year and another year with  KK Crvena Zvezda team. After his agreement got void, he moved on to fulfill other goals of his career.

In the early month of 2012, he joined the Besiktas Milangaz team, but sadly he had to quit the team in the middle of the year as he was not able to manage his schedule. He has played more than three times for multiple US national teams and had also got the opportunity to train an all-boys basketball squad for the FIBA World Championship. In the year 2014, he took the job of being a sports management coordinator for the Gongaza Bulldogs team.


In his professional career, he has earned many honors and distinctions, and listing down several of his big achievements where he won the NBA Championships twice in the year 2009 and 2010 even after having a knee injury. He brought his team in the second position for the NBA rookie team. Another big token of his success was when he won the Turkish Cup Championship Award in the year 2012.

These were all after his knee injury got recovered. So, if a person can bring awards even after getting a surgery that too in his leg, imagine how many awards he got before the injury. Some of them were the WCC All-Freshman team 2004, NCAA Season leads in 2006, and the Oscar Robertson Trophy in 2006.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Adam Morrison in 2021

Adam Morrison is considered one of the best basketball players in the NBA. He has not contributed to the sport due to his early diagnosis of diabetes. Even after that, he has been able to make a total of $10 million as of 2021. He made such huge money for himself through the advertisements and all the brand endorsements. His main motive in to live a luxurious life and never be afraid of any difficulties.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

Adam Morrison is an example of those persons who dedicate their whole life to the sport. Even though he had diabetes from a very young age, he continued to play and make his parents and his team supporters proud. We wish him good health and great success in his future business ventures.


Facts of Adam John Morrison

  • Gender Male
  • full nameAdam John Morrison
  • birthplaceGlendive, Montana
  • Date of Birth July 19, 1984
  • Age 39 years 4 months
  • Horoscope Cancer
  • Lucky Number 12
  • Lucky Stone Moonstone
  • Lucky Color Silver
  • Best Match for Marriage Taurus, Pisces, Scorpio
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristian
  • net worth$10 million
  • professionRetired Basketball player
  • weightIn Kilograms – 93 Kg, In Pounds – 205 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 203 cm, In Feet and Inches – 6′ 6″
  • hair colorBlack
  • eye colorDark Brown
  • high schoolN/A

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