Anfernee Simons Biography

Anfernee Simons just became a nationwide sensation after winning AT & T Slam Dunk Contest 2021. He plays professional basketball for the Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basketball Association.

Early Life

Anfernee Tyrik Simons was born on 8th June 1999 in Altamonte Springs, Florida. Charles and Tameka are the proud parents of Simons. As per his nationality, he is a 21-year-old American and belongs to a mixed ethnic group. He is well famed for his as a shooting guard and for being nominated in the first round of the 2018 draft. Basketball has always been his dream profession, which evidently turned out to be true.

Simons studied at Edgewater High School, Orlando, Florida. For his junior year, he transferred to Montverde Academy in Montverde but eventually returned to Edgewater as he was a bench player and had an intention to hold his name back from the college consideration for a year. In 2017, he graduated from Edgewater and in 2018 attended the IMG Academy in Bradenton for his postgraduation.

Anfernee Simons Career

During his High School years, he got recognized for playing basketball for Edgewater High School. Simons started playing for the United States men’s national under 19 teams in 2017 and circumvent college to enter in 2018 NBA Draft. In the 2018 NBA Draft, Simons got picked by the Portland Blazers and on 2nd July 2018, Blazers announced the signing in of Simons. The Blazers allotted Simons to the Agua Caliente Clippers for an NBA G League assignment on 21st January 2019.

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Anfernee had his fortunate career start on April 10th, 2019 competing against Sacramento Kings meanwhile the Trail Blazers rested Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum for the final game of the regular season. He put his career at the peak by raising the board high across with a score of 37 points, 6 rebounds, and 9 assists. Through these scores, he was honored to become the first Trail Blazers rookie to score 30+ points since Damian Lillard. There is no such mention regarding the upcoming events of Anfernee Simons, as per sources. If there might be any fluctuations, we will update you as fast as possible regarding the same.

Social Media

Simons isn’t just a world-class athlete but also very attractive as an individual. Other than being well famed as an NBA Shooting Guard, he has a huge fanbase on social media. More-over he has 69.4k followers on his Instagram account and 10.6k followers on his Twitter account. Adding to it, at his every post, he gets no less than a thousand likes, which means he has got some die heart fans too.

Anfernee Simons Biography

Real Name Anfernee Tyrik Simons
Birth Date June 08, 1999
Age 21 Years
Birth Place Altamonte Springs, Florida
Nationality American
Profession Basketball Player
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Gemini

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 6’ 3” – in Centimetres – 191 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 82 kg  –  in Pounds –  181 lbs
Chest Size 42 Inches
Waist Size 28 Inches
Biceps Size 17 Inches
Shoe Size 9 (U.S.)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Body Type Athletic


Father Charles Simons
Mother Tameka Simons
Sister Not Available
Brother Not Available


School Edgewater
College IMG Academy

Relationship Status

Marital Status In Relation
Affair Yes
Is he a Gay? No
Who is his Girlfriend? Grace Fisher

Favorite Things

Hobbies Not Available
Favorite Food Not Available
Favorite Destination Not Available
Favorite Color Not Available
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Personal Life

Recently, it came to our notice that, Anfernee Simons is in a romantic relationship with Grace Fisher. No other information has been disclosed yet regarding his girlfriend which can bring our concerns. According to sources, recently Star Anfernee Simons player of Portland Trail Blazers won NBA All-Stars Dunk Contest. The NBA All-Star Dunk Contest was engaged in controversy after a young gun was “robbed” by a baffling call from the judges.

Anfernee Simons Net Worth

As per source information, Anfernee Simons estimated net worth is $1 Million in 2020. He recently signed a two-year contract worth $3,985,080 with Portland Trail Blazers. Annually, the NBA player earned $1,992,540 on average. Simons so far has earned good earnings from his entire NBA career. Apart from his financial earning, he owns a house and a car. He also earns a good sum of money from various sponsorships. As far as he got such a wonderful-skills and has great determination towards his game, he has more worth than his actual net worth.


  • Anfernee Simons was born on June 8th, 1999, and was raised in Altamonte Springs, Florida.
  • He is an American professional basketball player of mixed ethnicity.
  • He spontaneously plays as a Shooting Guard for Portland Trail Blazers.
  • Simons was honored to get an award as NBA Slam Dunk Contest champion recently in 2021.
  • Anfernee is well famed for being the first American to enter and get chosen in an NBA draft directly after graduating from high school.
  • He was the third high school player since 2015 to be drafted in the NBA after Ton Maker.
  • Simons is considered the 11th highly-paid player and is projected to be the 9th best-paid player of Portland Trail Blazers.

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