Davon Reed Bio: Relationship, Net Worth & NBA Achievement

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Davon Reed, a shooting guard, currently plays for the Los Angeles Lakers after being traded from the Denver Nuggets in a four-team deal involving the Orlando Magic and Los Angeles Clippers.

A varsity basketball player at the University of Miami, Reed was the round-two pick of the Phoenix Suns in the 2017 NBA draft & signed with the team shortly after.

But after only one NBA season with the Suns, he was waived & saw himself with different teams: Indiana Pacers and the Denver Nuggets, as well as for the Taoyuan Pilots in the Taiwanese League. 

Davon Reed For The Lakers
Davon Reed For The Lakers (Source: Instagram)

Born and raised in Ewing Township, New Jersey, Reed was introduced to basketball at a young age by his father and began playing organized basketball early, setting records in high school.

Aside from basketball prominence, he enjoys a blissful relationship and shares pictures of his girlfriend on his social media.

This article will explore Davon Reed’s basketball career, contracts, endorsements, and relationships.

Quick Facts

Full Name Davon Malcolm Reed
Known As Davon Reed
Date of Birth June 11, 1995
Age 28 Years Old
Birth Place Ewing Township, New Jersey, United States
Nationality American
Father’s Name David Reed
Mother’s Name Rose Reed
Siblings One
Siblings’ Name Miles Reed
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Relationship Status Dating
Girlfriend’s Name N/A
Height 6 feet 5 inches/ 196 cm/ 1.96 m
Weight 208 lbs/ 94 kg
  • High School: Princeton Day School
  • College: Miami (Florida) (2013-2017)
NBA Draft 2017/ Round:2/ Pick: 32nd Overall
Playing Career 2017-Present
Current Team
  • Los Angeles Lakers (2023- Present)
Awards & Achievements
  • Third-team All-ACC (2017)
  • All-ACC Defensive Team (2017)
Position Shooting Guard
Jersey Number 11
Average Annual Salary $1.98 Million
Net Worth $2 Million
Social Media Instagram, Twitter
Merch Rookie Card
Last Update April 2024

Early Life & Family

Davon Reed was born to David Reed and Rose Reed on June 11, 1995, in Ewing Township, New Jersey. He grew up with a younger brother named Miles.

Basketball has been a part of Davon’s life from a very young age, as his father, David, introduced him to the sport.

Davon Reed With His Family And Head Coach Of PDS Paris McLean
Davon Reed With His Family And Head Coach Of PDS Paris McLean (Source: NJ.com)

His father purchased a 10 feet court when he was only five years old and began participating in organized basketball at a young age.

Reed was able to score his first dunk before starting his freshman year of high school during a summer league game.

Age, Height & Body Measurements

As of 2024, Davon Reed is 28 years old.

He has a height of 6 feet 5 inches (1.96 m) and weighs around 208 lbs (94 kg).

Additionally, his standing reach is measured at 8 feet 6 inches (2.59 m), and he has a wingspan of 7 feet (2.13 m).

High School & Collegiate Basketball

Davon Reed attended his high school at Princeton Day School from 2019 to 2013.

With a total of 2102 points, Reed established himself as the all-time leading scorer in his high school’s history.

Reed committed to play collegiate basketball for Miami over offers from Wake Forest, Cincinnati, Xavier, and Memphis.

Throughout his four-year college career, he averaged 10.3 points and 3.6 rebounds per game.


The Phoenix Suns selected Davon Reed as the 32nd overall pick in the 2017 NBA draft on June 22, 2017.

However, due to a left meniscus injury that required surgery, he made his NBA debut on January 14, 2018, playing for five minutes against the Indiana Pacers.

During the 2017-18 season, Reed appeared in 21 games, starting in one, before the Suns waived him and signed Jamal Crawford.

Reed joined the Indiana Pacers for the 2018-19 season, but an injury cut his season short after playing only 10 games.

In the 2019-20 season, he played for the Sioux Falls Skyforce, the G League affiliate of the Miami Heat, and averaged 12.7 points, 6.6 rebounds, and 3.8 assists per game.

Davon Reed For The Denver Nuggets
Davon Reed For The Denver Nuggets (Source: Instagram)

For the 2020-21 season, Reed joined the Taoyuan Pilots of the P. League+ before joining the Denver Nuggets for the 2021-22 season.

In his first year with the Nuggets, he played in 48 games, starting in five, and averaged 4.4 points per game.

In the 2022-23 season, he played 35 games for the Nuggets, averaging 2.3 points per game before being traded to the Los Angeles Lakers in the mid-season in a four-team trade.

Reed’s career high of 17 points came on March 7, 2022, in a game for the Nuggets against the Golden State Warriors.

Net Worth & Contracts

Net Worth & Endorsements

Davon Reed’s net worth is believed to be around $2 million as of 2024, with most of his wealth coming from his career in basketball.

In addition to his basketball earnings, Davon Reed has also been involved in some endorsement deals.

He endorses the clothing brand “Humans Uniquely Expressed” and a fitness drink called “Barcode.”


An NBA draft pick of the Phoenix Suns, Reed signed with them on a four-year contract worth $5.57 million. It averaged an annual salary of $1.39 million & guaranteed $1.5 million.

However, the Suns waived him on October 16, 2018.

The very next day, Reed signed a two-way contract with the Indiana Pacers and their G League affiliate, the Fort Wayne Mad Ants. Indiana waived their free-agent exception rights on July 6, 2019.

Reed then signed a contract with the Miami Heat on September 4, 2019, using the Exhibit 10 clause. However, he was waived by the Heat on October 19, 2019.

On September 27, 2021, he signed a contract with the Denver Nuggets using the Exhibit 10 clause but was waived by the team on October 16, 2021.

He then signed three 10-day hardship contracts with the Nuggets on December 4, 19, and 20 of 2021, worth $95,930, $94,304, and $95,930, respectively.

Then, on January 9, 2022, he signed a two-way contract with the Nuggets and Grand Rapids Gold.

Denver extended a two-way qualifying offer worth $1.58 million on June 27, 2022, making him a restricted free agent.

On July 9, 2022, he agreed to a two-year contract worth $3.97 million with the Nuggets, which had an annual average salary of $1.98 million and a guaranteed amount of $1.9 million.

However, on February 9, 2023, Reed was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers as part of a four-team trade.

Following the end of the 2023-24 season, he will be an unrestricted free agent.

Relationship & Social Media Presence


Davon Reed is currently in a relationship and occasionally posts pictures of his girlfriend on his social media account.

She goes by the Instagram handle @jo.karlie, but limited information about her is available.

Davon Reed With His Girlfriend
Davon Reed With His Girlfriend (Source: Instagram)

She is an active user on Instagram and TikTok, where she shares content related to her relationship with Davon.

Despite the lack of information about her, it is evident that she is a supportive partner to Davon.

She attends his basketball games and shares videos on social media that highlight their relationship. 

Social Media Presence

The Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard maintains an active presence on popular social media platforms such as Instagram and TikTok, where he has amassed a considerable following of 44.7k and 6.3k followers, respectively, as of the time of writing.

His social media content primarily features around basketball-related posts, endorsements, and pictures featuring his girlfriend.

Interesting Facts

  • Davon Reed also participated in football during his freshman year in high school.
  • In his junior year in college, he was among the three players who started all 35 games, and in his senior year, he was one of the two players who started all 33 games.
  • Throughout his college career, Reed only fouled out of a game once.

Popularity Graph

The graph below illustrates the number of search interests of Davon Reed over the past twelve months.

Popularity Graph Of Davon Reed
Popularity Graph Of Davon Reed (Source: Google Trends)

In February 2023, Reed’s interest level peaked, possibly due to his involvement in a four-team trade that saw him being traded from the Nuggets to the Los Angeles Lakers.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much does Davon Reed make?

Davon Reed earns an average annual salary of $1.98 million.

Which team is Reed currently on?

Reed now plays for the Los Angeles Lakers after his trade from the Denver Nuggets.

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