Chelsea Kilgore Bio: JJ Reddick Wife, Net Worth, Kids & Sister

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Chelsea Kilgore came into the limelight after dating the renowned former basketball player and podcaster JJ Redick. She is a Pilates instructor and fitness coach.

Her husband, JJ Redick, a 15-year veteran of the NBA, has played for several teams during his illustrious basketball career.

As a post-career, he hosts “The Old Man and the Three” podcast along with Tommy Alter, which premiered on August 5, 2020.

One of the best episodes from his podcast was with Stephen Curry, Golden State Warriors guard and greatest shooter of all time, on Nov 22, 2022. 

However, we are not here to talk about JJ. Instead, we are here to talk about his beautiful spouse, Chelsea Kilgore.

Chelsea and Reddick (Source: Zimbio)
Chelsea & Reddick (Source: Zimbio)

Unlike most other WAGS, Chelsea is an independent, successful woman who earns hundreds of thousands of dollars from her role as a Pilates and fitness instructor.

So let’s get started on this article about JJ’s better half, where we will tell you guys about Kilgore’s personal and professional life.

But before we do that, have a quick dose of facts.

Quick Facts

Full Name Chelsea Kilgore
Date of Birth May 12, 1987
Birth Place Mississippi, U.S.A
Marital Status Married
Spouse JJ Reddick
Religion Christian
Nationality American
Age 36 Years Old
Profession Pilates & Fitness Instructor
Kids Kai Reddick, Knox Reddick
Height 5’8/1.76 m/176 cm 
Weight 60 kgs/132 lb.
Salary $200k – $450k per year
Net Worth $2 Million
Merch (JJ Reddick) JJ Reddick Basketball Card
Last Update March, 2024

Early Life, Family & Education

Robin Kilgore and her husband, John Kilgore, gave birth to their daughter, Chelsea Kilgore. She was born in Mississippi on May 12, 1987, with her twin sister, Kylee Jean. 

JJ Reddick Wife, Twin
Chelsea & Her Twin Sister Kylee (Source: Bio Wikis)

Talking about Kylee, she works as a public relations officer. Moving on, the twins graduated from Canton Public School before enrolling at Mississippi State University.

There, Chelsea majored in elementary education and teaching. Later, she chose the fitness path and became certified as a Pilates instructor.

Career (JJ Reddick)

When it comes to Chelsea’s career, it is not quite interesting as her husband’s. To explain, Kilgore works as a Pilates and fitness instructor. She also spends the majority of her time with her kids.

On the other hand, the father of her kids, Reddick, is a professional basketball player who played in the NBA for over 15 years. He was selected 11th overall by the Orlando Magic in the 2006 NBA Draft.

JJ rose to prominence in L.A., playing for the Los Angeles Clippers. During his time with the Clippers, Reddick formed a formidable partnership with All-Stars like Chris Paul, Blake Griffin, and Deandre Jordan.

Chelsea's Husband, New Orleans Pelicans
Reddick In Pelicans Jersey (Source: The US Sun)

After that, he moved to the Philadelphia 76ers, where he had some of his career’s best moments. Reddick helped his side reach the 2019 NBA Eastern Conference finals. But, sadly, they lost to the eventual NBA Champions, Toronto Raptors.

JJ signed a two-year contract with the New Orleans Pelicans in 2019. 

As a post-career, he hosts “The Old Man and the Three” podcast along with Tommy Alter, which premiered on August 5, 2020, and the first guest was Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard.

The podcast has over 190 million views on YouTube and 4.8 stars on Apple Podcasts.

The most recent guest on the podcast was the legendary NBA broadcaster and hall-of-famer Mike Breen on Feb 8, 2023.

Age, Height & Horoscope

This Pilates and fitness instructor is 36 years old. However, her looks and athleticism make Chelsea look like she is in her early twenties. Hence, it is a testament to her Pilates and fitness routine over god knows how long.

Because she is a fitness instructor, we are pretty sure that Kilgore is as healthy as one can be. Nonetheless, stay tuned; we will update this piece as soon as the details are publicized.

Chelsea celebrates her birthday on the 12th of May. As a result, she falls under the sign of Taurus when it comes to her horoscope.

As Taurus is ruled by the planet Venus, they share her characteristics like beauty, artistry, and love of luxury, to name a few.

Net Worth & Salary

As of 2024, Chelsea has a net worth of $2 million. The 36-year-old amassed her net worth as a professional Pilates and fitness instructor. Moreover, Kilgore earns a reported $200k to $450k per year in salaries.

Whereas Kilgore’s husband’s net worth is simply incredible. To explain, Reddick, the former NBA player, has an eye-watering net worth of $50 million.

JJ earned more than $116 million in salaries during his 15-year career in the NBA. His highest single-season salary was $23 million with the Philadelphia 76ers in the 2017-2018 season.

Brooklyn Home

Chelsea Kilgore and JJ Reddick own an apartment in Brooklyn. It is a beautiful property, chosen and built by a loving couple.

It is spacious with a 2,600-square-foot terrace. Chelsea wanted to live in a European-style apartment, and the architecture of their property was designed accordingly. 

Chelsea Kilgore’s Apartment (Source: Pinterest)

Two large walls of glass windows make it different from a classical apartment. There is a proper entryway, a sitting room with an alcove bar, a dining space, a kitchen, and a beautiful family room.

Chelsea Kilgore & Kids

Chelsea is married to her husband and NBA star, JJ Reddick. The couple met sometime in 2008, but sadly both have declined to elaborate on the details of the genesis of their relationship.

After a year of dating, the two lovers decided to walk down the aisle in 2009. Since then, there has been nothing but love and respect between the duo. Together, they have two children, Knox Reddick, and Kai Reddick.

Knox, the elder one, was born in August 2014, while his younger sibling, Kai, came into this world two years later in August 2016. And, talking about now, the romance between the two has never been stronger.

To emphasize, JJ continually posts pictures of his wife and two kids on his Instagram. Hence, we believe this couple will stand the test of time and be together for the rest of their lives.


  • He has four tattoos on the Christian faith of Bible verses: Isaiah 40:31, Joshua 1:9, Psalm 40:1-3, and Philippians 4:13.
  • JJ’s father, Ken, worked as a stoneware potter, so they named him Jonathan Clay, nicknamed ‘JJ.’
  • Redick attended Cave Spring High School and later graduated from Duke University with a history and cultural anthropology degree.

The Search Graph

Chelsea Kilgore, the wife of the famous NBA star JJ Reddick has an average fluctuation in her graph. Her graph peaked once in the month of Feb in 2022.

Chelsea Kilgore, The Search Graph (Source: The Graph Trend)
Chelsea Kilgore, The Search Graph (Source: The Graph Trend)

The graph illustrates the search rate for the past 12 months.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS)

When did JJ Redick retire?

JJ Redick retired on 21 Sept. 2021 and officially announced it on his Instagram.

Is JJ Redick coming back?

The former Philadelphia 76ers guard appeared on the most recent episode of popular Barstool Sports podcast Pardon My Take, where he clarified that he isn't coming back to the basketball field.

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