Raymond Felton

Raymond Felton

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Raymond Felton is a famous professional basketball player. Raymond Felton plays in the National Basketball Association(NBA).

Early Life

Raymond Bernard was born on June 26, 1984, in Marion, South California, USA. He is currently 37 years old and his zodiac sign is Cancer. Bernard’s parents are Raymond Felton Sr. and Barbara. He also has two sisters: Charmaine and Juvonna. Therefore, his family affectionally nicknamed him ‘duck’.

Moreover, Bernard attended the ‘Latta High School’ in Latta, South Carolina. He began his career in basketball and went on to lead the high school in two state championships. Further, In 2002, he received the ‘South Carolina Mr. Basketball award as a junior.

Likewise, as a senior, he became the ‘Naismith Prep Player of the Year.’ In the same year, he became the ‘Most Valuable Player (MVP) of Roundball Classic’ at the ‘United Center’ in Chicago. Also, he was chosen for the ‘McDonald’s All-American Game.’ This personality was named the No. 1 point guard.

Raymond Felton

Caption: Raymond Felton posing for a photo. Source: The Personage

Career

This former player had a great basketball career as a high schooler. Bernard began his basketball career at Latta High School in Latta, South Carolina. Moreover, he led his high school to two state championships and a career record of 104–9. Further, he set state scoring records with 2,992 points and 117 three-pointers.

Moreover, he won the South Carolina Mr. Basketball award. Similarly, he also won awards as both a junior and senior. Likewise, in 2002, he was named Naismith Prep Player of the Year. The personality was the MVP of the 2002 Roundball Classic at the United Center in Chicago.

He was also selected for the 2002 McDonald’s All-American Game. Moreover, he also played in the McDonald’s All-American game on the same team with two future New York Knicks teammates, Carmelo Anthony, and Amar Stoudemire.

Likewise, during his sophomore year, he was a finalist for the Bob Cousy Award. Moreover, he was named as Naismith College Player of the Year Award. Further, in his second year, Felton set a school-record single-game 18 assists against George Mason on December 7, 2003.

Raymond Bernard Felton Jr.

Caption: Raymond Bernard Felton while playing basketball. Source: Players

More about his career

In addition, after being traded on July 16, 2012, Felton returns to the ‘New York Knicks’. And then, signed a 3-year, $10 million extension with them. Moreover, he garnered a season-high 27 points in a 112–92 road win against ‘Miami Heat’ on December 6, 2012. Also, he had brushes with the law when he was reportedly arrested for felony gun charges on February 25, 2014.

Moreover, he pleaded guilty and was slapped with a $5,000 fine and 500 hours of community service. Therefore, he was also suspended by ‘NBA’ from the first four games during the 2014–2015 season. This personality was traded to the ‘Dallas Mavericks’ on June 25, 2014. Moreover, for the 2015–2016 season, Raymond used his player option with the team.

Felton thus emerged as the first ‘Maverick’ after Jason Kidd to obtain a triple-double. Also, he missed the first 31 games of the 2014–2015 season due to an ankle injury. Therefore, that season, he played 29 games and had 3.7 points per game in the regular season.

Furthermore, he signed with the ‘Los Angeles Clippers’ on July 25, 2016, and after a brief stint there, he signed with ‘Oklahoma City Thunder’ on July 10 the following year. Further, he re-signed with the latter on July 12, 2018. Then, a year later, on July 1, 2019, he became an unrestricted free agent.

Personal Life

This personality was previously married to Ariane Felton. Together, they have a son. Sadly, they divorced after 19 months of their marriage. Further, Ariane accused her ex-husband of cheating and intimidating her with a gun. Later, this person married his second wife, Tabitha Tuggle, in the year 2017.

Raymond Felton

Caption: Raymond Felton’s marriage. Source: Players Bio

Body Measurements

Felton has a healthy lifestyle and maintains a good physique. Felton has a height of 6 feet 1 inch. He weighs around 92 kilos or 205lbs. Moreover, this personality has brown eyes and black hair. There is no information about other body measurements of Felton.

Social Media and Net Worth

Talking about his social media, he has a fan following of 81.1k followers on Twitter. Further, on Instagram, he has more than 1.5k followers.

Raymond has a net worth of $15 million. In addition, this personality has earned both name and fame in his career.