Does Tyrese Haliburton Have A Sister? Meet Brother Marcel Haliburton

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Tyrese Haliburton has a brother, but does the basketball player have a sister?

Haliburton, the basketball player, comes from a middle-class family of four with mixed ethnicity.

Since the beginning, the player’s sibling and parents have supported him, encouraging his love for basketball.

Indiana Pacers Point Guard Tyrese Haliburton
Indiana Pacers Point Guard Tyrese Haliburton (Source: Instagram)

Tyrese John Haliburton was born on February 29, 2000, to parents John and Brenda Haliburton in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

At Oshkosh North High School, Haliburton earned a spot on the All-Fox Valley Association second team and defensive team playing basketball.

In 2017, he committed to playing college basketball for Iowa and spent two years playing for the Sacramento Kings.

Currently, Tyrese has been playing as a point guard with the Indiana Pacers since 2022.

Does Tyrese Haliburton Have A Sister? Who Are His Siblings?

Tyrese comes from a family of four, including his parents, John Haliburton and Brenda Haliburton, along with his sibling and himself.

The Haliburton family, with mixed ethnic backgrounds, consists of mother Brenda, who is American, and father John, who has an African background.

Moreover, his father works as a referee, but not for the NBA, while his mother is a homemaker.

Furthermore, Tyrese does not have a sister; he has a brother named Marcel Haliburton.

Sources report that under the name Big Cell Gaming, Marcel Haliburton develops gaming video content.

His brother Marcel also plays live gaming on the Twitch app under the username “Haliburton Bros.”

Tyrese Haliburton's Brother Marcel Haliburton
Tyrese Haliburton’s Brother Marcel Haliburton (Source: Instagram)

Despite Marcel’s evident support for his elder brother on social media and games, little information is available about him.

However, in addition to Marcel, Tyrese has two cousin brothers who are basketball players.

Haliburton shares a familial connection with former basketball player Eddie Jones, who boasted a 14-year NBA career and earned three-time NBA All-Star status.

Likewise, he is also a cousin brother of the current Orlando Magic player, Jalen Suggs.

Tyrese Was Injured: What Happened?

On Monday, Tyrese Haliburton’s standout fourth season encountered a concerning hurdle as the guard suffered a hamstring injury while playing against the Boston Celtics.

The Pacers lost Haliburton late in the second quarter after a sequence in which the dynamic playmaker awkwardly slid while driving to the rim.

Following the scary slip, Haliburton appeared to be in immediate pain and eventually had to be carried into the locker room by teammates after remaining on the floor for a few moments.

As the game resumed after halftime, Indiana came forward to provide an unfortunate update on Haliburton’s condition. 

The Basketball Player Tyrese Haliburton Injured
The Basketball Player Tyrese Haliburton Injured (Source: Twitter/X)

They announced that the 23-year-old player would not return to the game due to a left hamstring strain.

Although the extent of the strain remains unknown, the abrupt exit and subsequent ruling him out for the game raise lingering questions about Haliburton’s status going forward.

Furthermore, some sources have confirmed that the point guard Tyrese will undergo an MRI scan on Tuesday to assess the level of the strain.

Overall, fans are expressing concern for Tyrese, hoping the injury is not severe and he will return to games soon.

Rosy Panta
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