Festus Ezeli Biography
Festus Ezeli is a professional basketball player who is best known for his center play in the American Basketball team, Golden State Warriors. Similarly, he led his team to an NBA Championship in the year of 2015. Prior to Warriors, he played college basketball for Vanderbilt.
Festus Ezeli Early life and Education
Born as Ifeanyi Festus Ezeli-Ndulue and famous as Festus Ezeli was born on October 21, 1989, in Benin City, Nigeria. He was born to Chukwuma Festus Ezeli, father, and Patricia Ada Ezeli, the mother. Likewise, he grew older along with his two brothers named Chucky Ezeli, Kenny Ezeli, and a sister, Oby Ezeli. Regarding his nationality, Festus is Nigerian and belongs to black ethnicity.
Festus Ezeli and his family
Talented Festus completed his primary education from the Igbinedion Education Centre before joining the Vanderbilt University. Festus began playing basketball at his young age. Firstly, it was difficult to him to play basketball. However, his growing height became beneficial to him as he was given more priority during practice. He learned all basic skills and was able to gain an experience during his college games.
Instagram: Festus Ezeli during his college time.
After playing four seasons for Vanderbilt, Festus began his professional basketball career along with American Basketball Team, Golden State Warriors in 2012. He was selected with the 3oth overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft. He served Golden Warrior for four seasons and during that time he was able to lead his team to the 2015 NBA Championships.
6 feet 11 inch tall, Ezeli 2015 career highlights in Golden State Warriors.
Afterward, in the year of 2016, Ezeli left team Warrior and signed a contract with the team, Portland Trail Blazers. Since then, he has been serving for it.
Ezeli Personal life
Aged 27, Festus Ezeli currently seems to be living a single life. He has thousands of followers who are very curious to know about his personal matters. However, till the date, he has not disclosed a bit of it. Being such renown personality, he might have been engaged in love affairs during his past days. But it seems he does not like to reveal it to the public.
The talented and hard-working basketball player might be focused on making his career as there is no such news or rumors which would relate to his relationships.
Ezeli Net Worth
Ezeli earns a good amount of salary from his basketball professions. As of 2017, his net worth and salary are under review but as of his popularity, he must be earning money in millions of dollars.