Tobias Harris is a famous basketball player and NBA athlete from New York, the United States of America. He is playing for the Philadelphia 76ers in NBA.
Table of Biography
Tobias Harris was born in Islip, New York, the United States of America on July 15, 1992. Tobias’s zodiac sign is Cancer and he is currently 28 years old. Tobias has an American nationality and belongs to the African-American ethnicity. His father’s name is Torrel Harris and his mother’s name is Lisa Harris. Tobias also has three brothers named “Tyler”, “T.J”, and “Terry”. Besides that, Tobias has two sisters named “Tori” and “Tesia”. His real birth name is Tobias John Harris.
Tobias studied at Half Hollow Hills West High School in Dix Hills, New York. He then attended Long Island Lutheran Middle and High School in Brooklyn, New York, after leaving Half Hollow. Tobias attended the University of Tennessee and played basketball under coach Bruce Pearl. Tobias transferred back to Half Hollow Hills West for his senior year in 2010.
Tobias began his career as a freshman for coach Bruce Pearl’s Tennessee Volunteers in 2010–11. In Pearl’s offense, he used to play the point forward position, which was a cross between a forward and a point guard. He played wearing jersey number 12 as a tribute to his close friend Morgan Childs. Moreover, Morgan died at the age of 17 from leukemia. Tobias started playing basketball in 2011 in NBA and also active currently. In the 2011 NBA draft, Charlotte Bobcats selected Tobias to play professionally in their club.
However, Tobias was immediately traded to the Milwaukee Bucks on the same draft night. Tobias signed a rookie contract with the Bucks on December 10, 2011. He made his debut in a match against Los Angeles Clippers on January 7, 2012. Bucks extended his contract for the 2013-14 season on October 24, 2012. However, Tobias was traded to Orlando Magic on February 21, 2013. Magic then extended Tobias’s contract for the 2014-15 season on October 26, 2013. Tobias recorded 28 points and career-high 20 rebounds in a win over the Los Angeles Lakers on January 24, 2014.
He signed a four-year contract extension worth $64 million with Magic on July 14, 2015. However, Tobias was traded to Detroit Pistons on February 16, 2016. Tobias made his Pistons debut, scoring 21 points off the bench in a 98–86 loss to the Washington Wizards on February 19, 2016. He came off the bench for the first time in 2016–17 and scored a season-high 26 points in a loss to the Golden State Warriors on December 23, 2016. Tobias set a new season-high with 28 points in a 112–92 win over the New York Knicks on March 11, 2017.
Tobias then shifted to the Los Angeles Clippers for the 2018-17 season. He scored 24 points in a win over the Chicago Bulls on his debut for the Clippers. Tobias recorded 30 points and 12 rebounds in a win over the Phoenix Suns on February 23, 2018. He scored a career-high 39 points in a 131–127 loss to the Trail Blazers on December 17.
Tobias scored 27 points, nine rebounds, and nine assists in a 103–95 win over the Spurs on January 20, which was his last game for the Clippers. Moreover, Tobias was traded to the Philadelphia 76ers on February 6, 2019. He recorded 4 points and eight rebounds in a 117–110 win over the Denver Nuggets on his debut match for Philadelphia.
The sixers re-signed Tobias to a five-year contract worth $180 million on July 6, 2019. Furthermore, Tobias scored his 10,000th point in a game against the Washington Wizards on January 6, 2021. On January 27, 2021, he hit a game-winning pull-up jump shot with 3.7 seconds left to help the 76ers hold off a comeback by the Los Angeles Lakers in a 107–106 victory.
Achievements and Net Worth
Tobias has earned names like McDonald’s All-American, First-team Parade All-American, and Mr. New York Basketball in the year 2010. On November 19, Tobias became Western Conference Player of the Week for games played Monday. Moreover, he earned the name of the Eastern Conference’s Player of the Week on January 4, 2021.
As a professional NBA basketball player, Tobias has garnered a huge amount of money. The main sources of his income are his career as a player and brand endorsements. Tobias does endorsements for brands like Nike, OVADIA & SONS, Off-White, Damari Savile, and many more. The estimated net worth of Tobias is around $45 million US dollars.
Tobias Harris is currently engaged with his girlfriend Jasmine Winton. Tobias announced his engagement with his partner and now his fiancée Jasmine on Instagram. Besides that, there is no further information about when they meet each other or when they started dating. Moreover, there is no information about Tobias’s previous relationship.
Talking about Tobias’s rumors and controversy, he’s not a part of them until now. Besides that, Tobias is focusing on his personal and professional life. Moreover, Tobias likes to keep a distance from the rumors and the controversy.
Body Measurement and Social media
Tobias Harris stands at 6 feet 9 inches tall and weighs 107 Kg. Tobias has black hair and brown eyes. Moreover, Tobias’s body measurements are 42-35-34.
Tobias Harris is pretty active on social media like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. His official Instagram account @tobiasharris has over 524K followers. Tobias has over 349K followers on Facebook and over 231.2K followers on Twitter.