Former professional basketball player Luke Walton was born in San Diego, California, USA, on March 18, 1980, as Luke Theodore Walton. His parents are Susie Guth Walton and Bill Walton while his siblings are Adam Walton, Nathan Walton, and Chris Walton. Luke Walton is 2.03 m tall and weight is 107 kg.
In 2013, Luke Walton married to Bre Ladd, his college sweetheart and a former member of the University of Arizona volleyball team. Walton and Ladd first met while studying at the University. They have two sons.
Walton began his basketball career in 2003, following his selection by Los Angeles Lakers in the 2003 NBA draft. He officially retired from the world of basketball in 2013. He represented team Los Angeles in Shooting Stars Competition during All-Star Weekend in 2005. In 2015, he won his first NBA Finals as a coach following his appointment as the assistant coach for Golden State Warriors on 3 July 2014.
Luke’s victory at the 2009 and 2010 NBA Finals is historic as it made him and his father the first “father-son set” to have emerged victorious at multiple NBA championships.
American professional basketball coach and former player Luke Walton earn huge amount of money from his career, his net worth is estimated to be around $16 million dollars.
- Luke Walton is an American by nationality and a North American by ethnicity.
- Walton began his basketball career in 2003, following his selection by Los Angeles Lakers in the 2003 NBA draft.
- He officially retired from the world of basketball in 2013.
- In 2005, he represented team Los Angeles in Shooting Stars Competition during All-Star Weekend.
- The former basketball player signed a six-year contract extension valued at $30 million with the Los Angeles Lakers on 12 July 2007.
- Luke Walton has been the Lakers’ head coach since 29 April 2016.
- He is a member of Los Angeles Lakers on-air broadcast team, having joined the team in 2013.
- He doesn’t have Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook accounts.
- Full Name: Luke Theodore Walton
- Date of Birth: March 28, 1980
- Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States
- Parents: Bill Walton, Susan Guth
- Height: 2.03 m
- Weight: 107 kg
- Spouse: Bre Ladd (m. 2013)
- Teams coached: Los Angeles Lakers (Head coach, since 2016)
- Net Worth: $16 million