Eric Bledsoe is a basketball player for the New Orleans Pelicans of the National Basketball Association (NBA). To know more about the great basketball player Eric Bledsoe stick to the end.
Early life and educational background of Eric
Eric Bledsoe was born in 1989 in Birmingham, Alabama, United States. Every year he celebrates his birthday on December 9. His birth sign is Sagittarius. His father’s name is Eric Bledsoe Sr. and his mother’s name is Maureen Reddick. He has two siblings, one is brother Curtis Slaughter and one sister Ashley Bledsoe. There is no information about the profession of his parents.
He enrolled in Parker High School in Alabama. He scored 20.3 points, 9.4 rebounds, and 11.5 assists per game. Then he was known as a five-star recruit by Rival.com. He enrolled at the University of Kentucky. While studying in university he played for seasons in 2009 and 2010.
Career and professional life of Bledsoe
Eric was selected with the 18th overall pick in the 2010 NBA draft by the Oklahoma City Thunder but later he was sent to the Los Angeles Clippers in 2010. He scored 6.7 points and 3.6 assists in his first season. Then he began 25 games for the team and it was known as NBA All-Rookie Second Team. His average time per game was 11 minutes but his stats decreased in his second season with the club. He landed on Phoenix Suns in 2015 after three seasons with the club. After joining the club with the team he debuted in a match against Portland Trail Blazers and he shined in the match by scoring 22 points, 6 rebounds, and 7 assists in a 109-91 victory. His first-ever victory was over the Utah Jazz in his second game for the club.
In 2013 he first double-double with the Suns by getting 16 points, 11 rebounds, and 7 assist in a 117-90 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers. In 2014, April 4 he achieved 30 points, recording a new NBA career-high in a 109-93 against the Portland Trail Blazers. Bledsoe was offered to be a restricted free agent by the Suns on 2014, June 27. Then he was swapped to the Milwaukee Bucks in exchange for Greg Monroe. Then he was a first and second-round draft pick in 2017. He debuted for the team by scoring 13 points and 7 assists in a 94-87 win against the San Antonio Spurs.
Personal and love life of Eric
Moving toward the love life of Eric he is married to Morgan Poole since 2017 July 1. They are happy with each other and have been successful in maintaining their relationship in peace. It seems Eric is too devoted and loyal to his parents but also he is lowkey about it. This lovely couple has welcomed two kids Eriauna and Ethan happily. Eric once struggled from a right fibula avulsion fracture in 2019. He was resting for two weeks. In 2020 he will be in stable condition and resume his position.
Height, weight, and body measurement of Eric
As you know Eric Bledsoe is a basketball player, he of course has a well-built body. He stands 6 feet and 1 inch in height and weighs 93kgs. There is no information about the shoe size and body measurement of eric.
Net Worth and salary of Eric
As of the latest data the estimated net worth of Eric is $48 million. As for the salary of Eric, he is under a 5-year contract with the Milwaukee Bucks where he earns $70,000,000. In 2019 he renews his contract. He’s quite secretive about income and network. We’ll inform you soon if we find the relevant information.