Alex Caruso happens to be a famous basketball player. Alex Caruso has gained fame as a player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association. Likewise, the professional basketball player has also gained a huge fan following on his social media as well.
Table of Biography
Alex Caruso was born in the year 1994 and celebrates his birthday on the 28th of February every year. Likewise, the celebrity basketball player is 28 years old at the moment.
He was born in College Station, Texas, USA. Similarly, the professional basketball player was born under the star sign Pisces and is of American nationality.
Moving towards the family background of the celebrity basketball player, he was born to Mike Caruso who also was the associate director at the school. His mother’s name is Jackie Caruso.
Talking of his siblings, he has two sisters. Their names are Megan and Emily Caruso. As a teenager, he had picked up an interest in basketball and grew up around the A and M program.
Regarding the educational background of the basketball player, he first went on to attend A & M Consolidated High School located in College Station, Texas. Likewise, During his high school years, he played basketball under Rusty Segler and Rick German. After graduating from high school, he went on to attend A&M University from the year 2012-2016.
The American NBA player has earned a huge amount of wealth from his basketball career. Likewise, he has also signed multi-million deals with various companies as well. In addition, as of now, he has a net worth of $3 million.
As a basketball player, he has a good body height. Likewise, he stands tall at 6 feet 5 inches and weighs around 84 kg. Similarly, he also has a pair of beautiful hazel eyes and blonde hair.
Career and Professional Life
Alex Caruso is a professional basketball player. He has played for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association. Likewise, joined the Texas A&M Aggies after graduating from high school.
He averaged 8.0 points, 4.7 assists, and 2.02 steals per game in 137 games throughout his four-year career.
Similarly, he joined the Philadelphia 76ers for the 2016 NBA Summer League after going undrafted in the 2016 NBA draft. He signed with the Oklahoma City Thunder on September 23, 2016, but the Thunder dismissed him on October 17.
On November 3, he was acquired by the NBA Development League’s Oklahoma City Blue.
For the 2017 NBA Summer League, he joined the Lakers. On July 13, 2017, he signed the Lakers’ first two-way deal. He was the first player to sign a two-way contract and go straight from the D-League (now the G League) to the NBA.
He also played a key role in the Lakers’ 2017 NBA Summer League Championship victory in Las Vegas.
In addition, the basketball player made his NBA debut against the Los Angeles Clippers on October 19, 2017. Following a good showing in the 2018 NBA Summer League, He signed another two-way contract with the Los Angeles Lakers.
In a 115–99 loss to the Denver Nuggets on March 6, 2019, he set a season-best with 15 points, six rebounds, and three assists.
Further, he signed a two-year, $5.5 million contract with the Lakers on July 6, 2019. On October 11, 2020, he and the Lakers won their first NBA championship, defeating the Miami Heat in six games. As of now, he is signed with the Chicago Bulls on August 10, 2021.
The famous NBA player is in a relationship with his girlfriend Abby Brewer. Likewise, his girlfriend happens to be an executive for BLND Public relations. The NBA player often posts pictures with his girlfriend on his social media.
The NBA player has certainly garnered a huge fan following on his social media accounts. Likewise, he has over 1.6 million followers on his Instagram and over 323k followers on his Twitter along with 752k followers on his Facebook.