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Biography of Kyle Lowry [Age, Height, Family, Wife, Children, Salary & Net Worth]

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2019 NBA champion Kyle Lowry has an estimated net worth of $55 million.

Kyle Lowry is 36 years of a professional basketball player. Currently, he plays for the Canadian side Toronto Raptors.

Moreover, Lowry has already written his name in Raptors legacy leading the team to the first-ever NBA championship in 2019.

Furthermore, his playing style has earned him the nickname “Bulldog” for his toughness, leadership, and game-winning instinct plays.

Kyle Lowry during NBA Championship victory parade.

Lowry has already made $190 million from his NBA career, and he is spending this money on charities and investments.

Quick Facts

Name Kyle Terrell Lowry
Date of Birth 25th March 1986
Birth Place Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Nick Name Klow, The Bulldog, North Philly’s Finest
Age 36 years old
Gender Male
Religion Catholic Christianity
Nationality American
Ethnicity Afro-American
Horoscope Aries
Body Measurement 45 inches (Chest), 15.5 inches (Arms), and 35 inches (Waist)
Height 6 feet (1.83 m)
Weight 89 kgs (196 lb)
Body Mass Index (BMI) 26.6
Build Athletic
Wingspan 1.88 m
Shoe size 13
Hair Colour Black
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Tattoo Yes
Father name Lonnie Lowry Sr.
Mother name Marie Holloway
Siblings Lonnie Lowry (brother)
Relationship Married (2014)
Wife Ayahna Cornish Lowry (former basketball player)
Children Karter and Kameron (sons)
Profession Professional Basketball Player
Position Point Guard/ Shooting Guard
Education Cardinal Dougherty High School, Villanova University
High School Ranking 4-star recruit/ 29th ranked (247sports)
Draft 2011 (24th overall pick) Drafted by  Memphis Grizzlies
NBA Debut 2006
Team Toronto Raptors
Previous Teams Memphis Grizzlies (2006-2009), Houston Rockets (2009-2012)
Current Affiliations NBA
Jersey Number 7
Salary $30.5 million
Net Worth  $55 million
Social Media  TwitterInstagram
Achievements 2019 NBA champion, 2016 ALL NBA Third Team, 6x NBA All-Star, Jersey Number 1 retired by Villanova, 2016 Rio Olympics gold medal
Shoe  Adidas
Merch Kyle Lowry(Book), Basketball Card
Last Update  May, 2022

Kyle Lowry | Salary and Net Worth

Kyle Lowry currently earns $30.5 million, which he signed after winning the NBA ring. Moreover, he is 2nd best-paid player in the Raptors and the 23rd in the NBA in the 2020-21 season.

Furthermore, according to Sportrac, Lowry has earned $190,535,966 from his NBA career.

During his rookie season, Lowry earned $1.01 million playing for Memphis Grizzlies. Later, in his second season, he made $1.08 million.

But next season Lowry was traded to the Rockets and made $1.16 million. Then in his full campaign with Houston, Lowry earned $2.03 million.

During the 2010 offseason, Lowry decided to become a restricted free agent. Although Lowry signed 4 years deal worth $24 million, the Rockets decided to match the offer.

Similarly, in the first year of his new contract, Lowry earned $5.75 million, followed by $4.62 million the next year.

Contract & Trades

After being traded to the Raptors, Lowry earned $5.75 million in his first year. Later in 2014, Lowry signed a 4-year extension with the Raptors worth $48 million.

For the next 3 seasons, Lowry earned $12 million each season before signing a $100 million 3 year deal in the 2017 off-season.

During the 2017-18 season, Lowry earned $28 million. In his first championship year, Lowry made $32.70 million.

Later, in the 2019-20 season, Lowry made $34.99 million.

According to various online sources, six- all-star Kyle Lowry has an estimated net worth of $55 million.

Kyle Lowry | Endorsement and Investment

Endorsement

In 2015, Lowey collaborated with Roots Canada to release new winter clothing collections.

Lowry’s customized products featured short and long-sleeved T-shirts, pants, sweaters, zip hoody, and caps.

Kyle Lowry during a photoshoot of his Roots collection

Lowry signed with Adidas in 2008. But in 2012, he agreed on a deal with Peak. However, in 2014, he again returned to Adidas.

He doesn’t have his own signature shoe line. So, he wears customized shoes of other players. During the 2019 finals, he wore Harden Adidas Volume 3.

Similarly, in 2016, Lowry and Sport chek grassroots announced their sponsorship deal at a press conference.

Lowry was made a face of the brand and involved in their commercials, charity events, and basketball camp.

Likewise, in 2016, Lowry tied a deal with Citizen Canada watch company. Later, Lowry’s limited edition watch Nighthawk was released.

Lowry is also an NBA model athlete for DEXROB. He has been their photoshoots and clothing advertisement. In 2020, Lowry signed a sponsorship deal with Invisalign.

Investment

Kyle Lowry is nearing to end of his professional career. Lowry mentions wanting to pave the path for Afro-Americans in the future in investing.

Lowry has already invested in healthcare, cryptocurrencies, and renewable energy.

Moreover, he is also among NBA stars who spend their money in a startup business. But Lowry hasn’t disclosed his investment details to anyone to date.

In 2013, Lowry partnered with Wholesome Ice Cream to start a juice company. Later, it was named Fam Juice and even introduced 8 flavors for the juice.

Their main objective was to provide high-quality natural juices to people living in Philadelphia’s inner city. However, juice’s current operation is unknown.

Kyle Lowry | Lifestyle

House and Cars

In 2015, Kyle Lowry purchased a house in Wayne, Pennsylvania, for $2.65 million. The English manor house has 6 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, and a six-car garage over 4.5 acres of land.

Moreover, the house interior has features like a wine cellar, theatre room, game room, gym, master suite.

Likewise, the exterior offers a swimming pool, tennis court, garden, and outdoor kitchen.

Lowry also owns another luxury house in North York, Toronto. It is expanded over 9,700 sqft area.

Similarly, alongside 6 bedrooms and 10 bathrooms, it also cools features like an elevator, walk-in closet, spa, sauna, entertainment room, and media room.

Kyle Lowry riding his Ferrari

In 2020, Lowry treated himself with brand new Ferrari 812 GTA worth over 4,70,000 Canadian dollars. Other impressive cars in his garage include Ford Mercedes G-class.

Books and Movies

In 2016, Kyle Lowry: The Inspiring Story of One of Basketball’s All-Star Guards book was published by Clayton Geoffreys.

Later in 2020, a new revised edition was released covering his 2019 NBA championship story journey, Raptor’s recent success in the NBA, and Lowry’s inspirational story.

Furthermore, Kyle Lowry is set to debut in a new Netflix movie, Hustle, alongside Lebron James. However, Lowry has featured in many documentaries.

Kyle Lowry | Charity

Kyle Lowry and his wife Ayahana founded Lowry Love Foundation in 2013.

Its main objective is to help underprivileged Philadelphia and Toronto kids to have a good quality of life.

Through his foundation, Kyle Lowry has already contributed a lot to communities.

Philadelphia

In October 2020, on the occasion of the 2nd Annual Lowry Foundation Thanksgiving, Lowry provided 250 meals to needy families so they could enjoy decent holiday food.

During their first edition, they provided meals to 150 families.

In 2019, Lowry with his family visited Cecil B Moore and Hank Gathers Recreation Centre to celebrate with an NBA trophy in his hometown. Later, he provided books, bags, food, and other school supplies to kids.

In 2018, Lowry donated $1 million to his former college Villanova. Moreover, according to ESPN, it was the highest single donation by former athletes.

Likewise, after coming from the 2016 Olympic gold medal, Kyle hosted Lowry Love Benefit Clinic. It was supported by NBA Jr, Adidas, Body Armor.

In the clinic, children were provided with the opportunity to train drills with Lowry and play games.

Similarly, since 2016 through the Lowry Holiday Assist, he has been spreading holiday cheers to disadvantaged children.

Toronto

In 2020, Kyle Lowry provided meals and groceries to 200 families during Canadian thanksgiving. Similarly, in 2016 and 2017, Lowry organized turkey dinner giveaways for residents.

Likewise, in 2016, Lowry made a surprise visit to Toronto area schools. Later, for Christmas Shopping Spree, he took them to Toy R Us.

Kyle Lowry | Professional Career

Memphis Grizzlies drafted Kyle Lowry in the 2006 NBA draft as the 24th pick.

However, he only played 10 games in his debut season, recording 5.6 PPG, 3.1RPG, and 3.2 APG.

Later, after drafting another point guard Mike Conley Jr. in the 2007 NBA draft, he was traded to the Rockets in 2009 by new coach Lionel Hollins.

In 2015, Lowry made his first-ever NBA All-Star appearance. Next season he registered 21.2 PPG in 77 games leading the Raptors to the Eastern Conference finals.

Likewise, in the 2016-17 season, Lowry played in 60 games and put career-best 22.4 PPG. Similarly, he also scored career-high 43 points against Cavilers on 26th February 2016.

Later in game 5 of the 2019 postseason, Lowry overtook Demar Derozan from the franchise leading scorer in the playoffs.

Later, in a series-clinching game 6 against Warriors, Lowry registered 26 points, 10 assists, and 7 rebounds, helping the Raptors win their first NBA championship.

Well, there are also rumors that Kyle Lowry might join Miami Heat for a three-year contract worth $90 million. The details on sign and trade are yet to be published.

Main Highlights of Lowry’s career

  • NBA champion (2019)
  • 6× NBA All-Star (2015–2020)
  • All-NBA Third Team (2016)
  • Second-team All-Big East (2006)
  • Big East All-Freshman Team (2005)
  • No. 1 retired by Villanova Wildcats

National Team

Kyle Lowry was named in the 2016 USA Rio Olympics squad that went to win the gold medal. During the tournament, he recorded 5 PPG and 3.3 RPG.

Later, he was named an unsung hero by his coaches for his defense and leadership throughout the tournament.

Lowry was an important role player for a team that gathered players such as Kevin Durant, Carmelo Anthony, Kyrie Irving, Paul George, and Klay Thompson.

He garnered 5.0 points, 3.8 assists, and 3.3 rebounds per game in those Olympics.

Kyle Lowry reportedly declines to join the USA team at 2021Tokyo Olympics

If you are a Lowry fan and you are willing to address Kyle at Tokyo Olympics then sorry to report this but Kyle Lowry has turned down the offer to join the Americans at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics.

Lowry’s next team won’t be Team USA.

He has been with the Toronto Raptors for a long now and as he weighed the options, he found dropping on Tokyo Olympics would be much suitable for him “because of his impending free agency this summer” as per ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski.

Interesting Facts

  • In 2019, Kyle Lowry was selected as one of the Canadian celebrities to appear in The Nutcracker. Moreover, he appeared as cannon dolls in the theatre.
  • During his childhood, Kyle Lowry used to play baseball and football. But, his brother Loonie Jr. persuade him to pursue basketball. Moreover, Lowry’s brother is his role model, and he trained with him in his youth days.
  • Kyle Lowry has not dunked in NBA games in 12 years. Furthermore, he is the oldest guard since Steve Nash to make an All-Star appearance.
  • Kyle Lowry hadn’t won the championship until the 2019 NBA triumph, neither in high school nor college. During his junior and senior years in high school, Lowry lost in finals. Likewise, in college, he went to lose against eventual champions UNC and Florida.

Quotes

  • “You have to be able to wake up every day and be happy with what your decision in life is, and that’s why I never recruit.” 
  • “I don’t want to be a guy that’s just out there to be out there; I want to play and contribute.” 
  • “I’ll never be satisfied with where my game is. I always think I can get better.”

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kyle Lowry’s salary?

In the 2020-21 offseason, Kyle Lowry signed a one-year contract extension with Toronto Raptors worth $30.5 million. Moreover, he is the 23rd best-paid player in NBA and 2nd in his team.

Which shoes does Kyle Lowry wear?

Currently, Kyle Lowry has a sneaker deal with Adidas. Moreover, his shoe deal was with Adidas during the beginning of his professional career, but he later switched to Peak.

Lowry has been wearing Adidas Pro Bounce Low, Adidas Dame, and Harden Adidas shoes during NBA games.

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