Dwight Powell Bio: Net Worth, Achilles, Contract & Girlfriend

Dwight Powell is a Canadian professional basketball player in the NBA. He has played as a power forward or center for many prominent NBA teams.

He agreed to a three-year commitment to play with the Canadian senior men’s national team on May 24, 2022.

Although the Charlotte Hornets picked him, he started his career with the Boston Celtics.

Currently, he plays for the 2011 NBA champion team Dallas Mavericks. Besides that, he has also played in the NBA G League.

Dwight Powell
Dwight Powell In Canadian Basketball Jersey (Source: Instagram)

Dwight played for Maine Red Claws from Portland, Maine. After that, he served the Texas-based minor league team Texas Legends. 

Moreover, he played collegiate basketball at Stanford University. With his exceptional skills, he received well-deserved attention from recruiters.

Powell is from Canada and represented his country in the 2015 FIBA AmeriCup. He won a bronze medal in the Cup held in Mexico City, Mexico.

Aside from that, the player missed the entirety of the 2020 NBA season due to an injury.

While attempting to hit the basket, he injured his Achilles Tendon and fell with a sharp pain in his leg.

Before getting into details about the Maverick player’s life and Career, here are some quick facts about him.

Dwight Powell | Quick Facts

Full NameDwight Harlan Powell
Birth Date20 July 1991
Birth PlaceToronto, Ontario, Canada
Nick NameNone
EthnicityAfrican American
EducationEarl Haig Secondary School 
Stanford University
Father’s NameHarlan Powell
Mother’s NameJacqueline Weir
Age31 Years Old
Height6 ft 10 in / 2.08 m /208 cm
Weight240 lb / 109 kg 
Wingspan7 ft 0.5 in / 2.12 m
Hair ColorBrown
Eye ColorBlack
ProfessionNBA player
TeamBoston Celtics
Dallas Mavericks
Current TeamDallas Mavericks
PositionPower Forward, Center
Jersey Number#7 (Dallas Mavericks)
Active Years2014 – Present
Drafted year2014 (Round: 2 / Pick: 45)
Marital StatusUnmarried
GirlfriendAshley Morgan
Net WorthOver $45 Million
Salary$8.315 Million 
Social MediaInstagramTwitter
Last UpdatedDecember, 2022

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