Jonathan Kuminga is an 18 years old Congolese Professional player the Basketball, he plays for the well-reputed team Golden State Warriors in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played at the small forward as well power forward position in all the professional matches, he has won enormous competitive games and engraved various Titles on his name. Rather than joining the university and completing his education, he chose to join Golden State Warriors in the NBA. In the NBA finals against the Celtics, he needs to step up his game and unleash his true potential if the Warriors want to win the title.
Jonathan Kuminga was born on 6th October 2002 in the Goma city of North Kivu state in the Eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo. No information regarding his parents and relatives could be retrieved but his older brother Joel played for the University of Nevada. He was keenly interested in football from an early age and hence continued to chase his dreams. Jonathan started playing football at an early age of just 2 years and he used to play in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
He completed his freshman, sophomore, and other high school years at the Huntington high school in West Virginia in the United States of America, further he didn’t attend the university for his graduate studies because he was selected by the team Golden State Warriors in NBA with the 7th pick. Moreover, he used to play football during high school for his school team.
Jonathan Kuminga Career
Jonathan was highly inclined towards football from a very early age and it can easily be noticed because he started playing basketball at an age of just 2years. Further in the year 2016, he went to Huntington Prep school in West Virginia where he played basketball for the school team, in his sophomore year he played for the Our Savior New American School in New York, and further in the year 2019, he was regarded as the most valuable player(MVP) at the Slam Dunk after he scored 40 points in addition to that he won the title of the MaxPreps National Sophomore of the year.
At the end of his junior career, his average was 16.2 points with 5.5 rebounds in addition to 3.7 assists per single game. In the year 2021, he was selected for the team The Golden State Warriors with the rank 7 in overall pick by the National Basketball Association(NBA). Moreover, by the end of his whole high school career, he was ranked 3rd in his class by Rival.com, and he was placed 4th by 247sports.com and ESPN as well.
Jonathan Kuminga Biography
|Real Name||Jonathan Malangu Kuminga|
|Birth Date||October 6, 2002|
|Age (as of 2022)||19 Years|
|Birth Place||Goma, DR Congo,|
|Profession||Professional Basketball Player|
|Height||in feet inches – 6’ 8” – in Centimeters – 203 cm|
|Weight||in Kilograms – 95 kg – in Pounds – 210 lbs|
|Shoe Size||14 (U.S.)|
|School||Huntington Prep High School, Our Savior New American, The Patrick School|
|Who is his girlfriend?||Not Known|
Jonathan Kuminga is neither married nor he is dating somebody, according to him” it is too early to be in a relationship with someone and it’s the only time when he has a focus on his career get himself a life”, so to conclude up, he is single and no past records are available on the internet. He posts rarely on his Instagram(@jonathan_kuminga), he has posted a total of just 58 photos and videos on Instagram, and he has a follower count of 188K in addition to that he is verified on Instagram. Further, he tweets regularly on his Twitter(@jonathakuming6), he has a follower count of 15.9K and he is verified on his Twitter as well.
Jonathan Kuminga Net Worth
He has generated multiple sources of income including monthly salary, incentives, bonuses, paid promotions, and sponsorships from various sports brands, he has signed the contract with NBA just now, so he must be earning a large sum of money in addition to that he must have received a large amount of signing bonus. Jonathan’s net worth is approximated to be nearly $1million, being a rising star and beginner player in his career it can easily be said that he will be doing good in the future and he will earn large amounts of money too.
- He got some offers from Texas Tech, Auburn, and Kentucky, however, he rejected all of them.
- Emmanuel Mudiay and Omari Gudul are 2 of the most prominent professional basketball players, both of them are his cousins.
- In the class of 2020, he was a consensus five-star recruit.
- He was regarded as the best small forward in the whole class of 2020.
- In an interview, he disclosed that he will invest his whole money in buying expensive cars and beautiful Mansions.