Cedi Osman Bio: Career & Net Worth

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Turkish basketball player Cedi Osman started his career with Anadolu Efes in 2012. He currently serves as a small forward for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association(NBA). 

Cedi is best known for his limp hair, frantic play, and wild on-court celebrations with the Cavaliers. He was the 31st overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft by Minnesota Timberwolves. Later, he was traded to Cleveland Cavaliers in 2017.

Osman has already embarked on a long and fruitful journey as a boy from a small town in Turkey. Moreover, he also made his country proud by achieving great successes in international matches.

Cedi Osman in his National Team’s Jersey (Source- Instagram)

Although most of the NBA fans are very familiar with the professional career of Cedi Osman, most of them have no idea about his personal information.

Want to know about Cedi Osman’s family, net worth, girlfriend, and education? If so, keep scrolling through the article below to know everything about him.

Before that, let’s have an instant look at Osman’s quick facts.

Quick Facts

Full Name Cedi Osman
Birth Date April 8, 1995
Birth Place Ohrid, Macedonia
Nick Name Jedi
Religion N/A
Nationality Turkish
Ethnicity Mixed
Education High School Graduate
Horoscope Aries
Father’s Name N/A
Mother’s Name N/A
Siblings Caner Osman (Older Brother)
Age 29 years old
Height 6 feet 7 inches (200.66cm)
Weight 230 Ibs (104 kg)
Wingspan Six-foot-eleven
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Brown
Build Athletic Build
Profession Professional Basketball Player
Current Team Cleveland Cavaliers
Draft year 2015
Drafted by Minnesota Timberwolves
Active Years in Basketball 2011-present
Sexual Orientation Straight
Marital Status Engaged
Fiance Ebru Sahin
Kids N/A
Net Worth $6 Million as of 2022
Social Media Instagram, Facebook & Twitter
Merch Cedi Osman Lined Notebook
Last Update April, 2024

Cedi Osman: Early Life, Family, and Education

The multitalented Turkish basketball player Cedi Osman was born on 8th April 1995. This makes him 29 as of now.

Cedi was born in Ohrid, Macedonia, under the birth sign Aries. According to his birth sign, he has got passionate, motivated, and confident leader personality.

Further, he holds Turkish nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity. 

Although Osman’s parent’s name is under wrap, it is known that he was born to a Turkish father and a Bosniak mother.

Besides, he grew alongside his older brother Caner Osman. In fact, Cedi’s brother Caner is also a former basketball player.

Currently, he is working as an assistant coach of Aleksandar Trifunović in Yeşilgiresun Belediye. 

Cedi Osman with his family (Source- Instagram)

It looks like Osman’s basketball inspiration came from his older brother. He started playing basketball at six with his brother.

In 2011, he started as a part of the KK Bosna’s youth teams. Moreover, Osman also started representing the Turkey men’s national basketball team since then.

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How tall is Cedi Osman? 

Cedi Osman has got a very athletic and fit body. Being a sportsman, he is very concerned regarding his health and diet.

As of now, he is 6 feet 7 inches (200.66cm) and weighs 230 Ibs (104 kg).

Further, Cedi has got a very attractive face. His beautiful brown eyes and brown hair make him look very handsome.

Cedi Osman Early Life, Girlfriend. Engaged, Family, Networth
Cedi Osman enjoying the beach showing his abs (Source- Instagram)

Apart from this, Cedi hasn’t disclosed his other body measurements including, shoe size, waist size, and chest size.

However, this Cleveland player wears Nike Kyrie Low 4 shoes on the hardwood.

Stay connected, and we will soon update you with his missing information as soon as it is revealed.

Cedi Osman: Basketball Career

As previously mentioned, Osman started playing basketball at a very young age. In 2001, he started playing basketball with KK Bosna’s youth team. However, his professional basketball career began in 2007.

Professional Career

After his incredible performance at KK Bosna, he signed a youth team contract with Anadolu Efes.

Moreover, Osman was loaned out for the 2011-12 season to Pertevniyal of the Turkish Basketball Premier League. Later in 2012, he signed a  professional contract with the Anadolu Efes senior team.

As of now, he is playing for the Cleveland Cavaliers as a small forward. His journey with Cleveland is very long.  

In 2018, Osman contributed 16 points, six rebounds, and five assists in a 38 minutes game with Atlanta Hawks. The Cavaliers reached the 2018 NBA Finals but lost 40 to the Golden State Warriors.

Cedi scored a career-high 29 points on January 25, 2019, in a 100-94 loss to the Miami Heat. A few days later, he was named a participant in the Rising Stars Challenge 2019 as a member of the World Team.

Osman signed an extension contract with the Cavaliers on 26th October 2019.

National Career and Achievements

Cedi Osman played the 2011 FIBA Europe Under-16 Championship and the 2012 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship. He was named the Most Talented Player and won a bronze medal in the 2012 Albert Schweitzer Tournament.

Further, he also won a gold medal at the 2013 FIBA Europe Under-18 and 2014 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship. 

He became a member of the senior men’s Turkish national basketball team after his extraordinary performance in the junior team. 

Osman has played FIBA Basketball World Cup 2014, 2015 Euro Basket, and the 2016 Manila FIBA World Olympic Qualifying Tournament with the senior national team.

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Who is Cedi Osman currently dating? Engagement

The 29 years old Cedi Osman is one of the most handsome basketball players in the NBA. The tall, handsome hunk with floppy hair has attracted many female fans.

Most of the female fans of Osman are very eager to know about his relationship status. Well, for your kind information, this handsome hunk has not tied his knot with any girl yet.

However, he is currently in a relationship with a Turkish Tv actress, Ebru Sahin. Sahin is best known for her role as Reyyan Sadoglu on Hercai and also appeared in movies like Monolog and Piyasadan Büyük Alacagimiz Var.

Besides this, Cedi is recently engaged with the 27 years old Ebru Sahin. The duo got engaged in September of 2021. He has also captured and shared the beautiful moment of his marriage proposal with Sahin on Instagram.

Cedi Osman Early Life, Girlfriend. Engaged, Family, Networth
Cedi Osman proposing his girlfriend for marriage (Source: Instagram)

Talking about their dating history, the couple started seeing each other in 2020. Recently, the couple has celebrated their first anniversary. It looks like both of them are deeply in love with each other. They might surprise their fans with their marriage news very soon.

Apart from this, there is no other information on the past dating and affairs of Cedi Osman.

Cedi Osman: Net Worth 

Cedis Osman lies on one of the wealthiest basketball players. As of 2022, he has an estimated net worth of $6 million.

We can say that this basketball player is living a lavish life with all his fortune.  Besides, he is getting an annual salary of $8,133,334 from the Cleveland Cavaliers. 

Osmon is also a big fan of expensive supercars and watches. Although he has not disclosed his collection of expensive cars, he is enjoying their ride. Looking at the history of salary, it has been increased impressively. Let’s have a look at his past salary.

Team Season Salary
Cleveland Cavaliers 2020/21 $8,840,580
Cleveland Cavaliers 2019/20 $2,907,143
Cleveland Cavaliers 2018/19 $2,775,000
Cleveland Cavaliers 2017/18 $2,642,857


Most of the income of Osman depends on his NBA career. However, he earns extra money from endorsements, advertisements, and Instagram.  According to the hoops hype website, his projected salary for upcoming seasons are given below:

Season Cleveland Cavaliers
2021/22 $8,133,334
2022/23 $7,426,088
2023/24 $6,718,842

Social Media Presence

Osman is very active on social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.  As of now, he has 1.6 million followers on Instagram, 368.8k followers on Twitter, and 85k followers on Facebook.

Cedi has perfectly balanced his personal and social life very well. He likes to keep his fans updated about his life via social media. Taking a look at his Instagram, the timeline is full of career highlights and his special moment with his loved ones.

 You can follow him on social media to get an update about him.

Rumors and Controversies

The Turkish basketball player is a very kind and jolly person. Although he shares many things about his life and career with the people, he is very secretive regarding his internal matters.

Till now, Osman has kept himself very far from the world of rumors and controversies. Unlike other basketball players, he is very focused on his career and family. 

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Can Cedi Osman Speak English?

Well, Cedi Osman does speak English, but he prefers speaking Turkish more than English. As he often writes his caption in Turkish, his fans, except Turkish people, find it very hard to understand them.

Is Cedi Osman leaving Cleveland Cavaliers?

As of now, Cedi Osman is not leaving Cleveland Cavaliers. He has extended his contract with Cleveland in 2019 and looks forward to working further with the team.

Sanjib Sah
Sanjib Sah
Sanjib Sah is an engineer and content writer passionate about sports and athletics. With a background in engineering and a love for all things active, Sanjib brings a unique perspective to the world of sports writing. Whether he is covering the latest trends in sports technology or sharing tips on improving your game, Sanjib's words are always rooted in a deep appreciation for players' hard work and dedication everywhere. In his free time, you can find him hitting the courts or hitting the trails, always looking for new ways to challenge himself and improve his skills.

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