Isaiah Todd Bio: NBA Contracts, Net Worth, And Mother

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Isaiah Tood, an American basketball power forward, currently plays for the Washington Wizards (2021-now) and its G League team Capital City Go-Go.

Todd was the second-round pick of the Milwaukee Bucks in the 2021 NBA draft but was traded to the Wizards shortly after.

The NBA player then signed a four-year contract with the Washington Wizards, which will make him a free agent in 2025.

His basketball journey began in high school, where he showcased his skills at multiple Christian private schools and was eventually selected to participate in the All-American game.

Isaiah Todd For The Wizards
Isaiah Todd For The Wizards (Source: Instagram)

He initially committed to the University of Michigan but made the decision to forgo college and join the NBA G League Ignite.

Todd was among the top prospects to join the NBA G League Ignite in its inaugural season in 2020.

With a mother who served time in prison for drug distribution before Todd was born, he has overcome numerous obstacles to become the player he is today.

This article will discover Isaiah Todd’s early life, education, career, net worth, contracts, and many more.

Quick Facts

Full Name Isaiah Todd
Date of Birth October 17, 2001
Age 22 Years Old
Birth Place Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Nationality American
Father’s Name N/A
Mother’s Name Marlene Venable
Zodiac Sign Libra
Relationship Status Single
Height 6 feet 10 inches/ 208 cm/ 2.08 m
Weight 220 lbs/ 99 kg
Education
  • High School: John Marshall, Trinity Academy, Word of God Christian Academy
NBA Draft 2021/ Round:2 / Pick: 31st Overall
Playing Career 2021-Present
Current Team
  • Washington Wizards (2021- Present)
  • Capital City Go-Go (G League affiliate team of the Washington Wizards)
Awards & Achievements
  • McDonald’s All-American (2020)
Position Power Forward
Jersey Number 14
Average Annual Salary $1.7 Million
Net Worth $800k-$1 Million
Social Media Instagram, Twitter
Merch Rookie Card
Last Update May 2024

Early Life

Isaiah Todd was born in Baltimore, Maryland, and he was brought up solely by his mother, Marlene Venable, as he did not know his father well.

At the age of twelve, Marlene Venable was engaged in the distribution of cocaine and heroin, and she served a prison sentence of over three years when she was sixteen.

Isaiah Todd With His Mother Marlene Venable
Isaiah Todd With His Mother Marlene Venable (Source: CloseUp360)

She was released from custody around four years before Todd was born.

On October 21, 2022, Todd posted on his Instagram story and Twitter account to reveal that he bought a new house for his mother, Marlene, as a surprise.

His favorite basketball player of all time is the late Kobe Bryant and Kevin Garnett

Age, Height & Body Measurements

Isaiah Todd, born on October 17, 2001, is currently 22 years old.

The dark brown-eyed, black hair basketball player stands at 6 feet 10 inches (2.08 m) tall and weighs 220 lbs (99 kg).

His wingspan measures 7 feet 1.25 inches, and his standing reach is 8 feet 11.5 inches.

High School

Isaiah Todd completed his initial two years of high school education at John Marshall High School.

Later, he relocated to Trinity Academy, a Christian private school, for his junior year.

During this time, he played a crucial role in leading his team to a 21-12 record and maintained an impressive average of 28 points and 15 rebounds per game.

For his final year of high school, he shifted again to another Christian private school, Word of God Christian Academy.

During this period, he was selected to participate in the McDonald’s All-American Game and the Jordan Brand Classic as a senior. However, due to the COVID-19 outbreak, both games were canceled.

Despite receiving offers from prestigious universities such as Kansas, Kentucky, and North Carolina, Isaiah Todd opted to commit to the University of Michigan on October 17, 2019.

However, he ultimately chose to forgo his college eligibility and joined the NBA G League Ignite.

Professional Career

Isaiah Todd signed a one-year agreement with the NBA G League Ignite, an affiliated developmental team of the NBA G League, becoming the first player in history to sign with the team.

He teamed up with Jalen Green and Jonathan Kuminga as a G-League Ignite member. 

Isaiah Todd For The Ignite
Isaiah Todd For The Ignite (Source: Roll Call Sports Network)

In the 2021 NBA Draft, Todd was chosen as the first pick in the second round by the Milwaukee Bucks.

However, he was traded to the Indiana Pacers and then to the Washington Wizards.

He made his NBA debut on October 25, 2021, for the Wizards against the Brooklyn Nets, participating for five minutes and scoring four points.

On January 28, 2022, Todd received a one-game suspension from the Wizards for “conduct detrimental to the team.”

In his first season of 2021-22, Todd played in 12 games but did not feature as a starter in any of the games.

National Team

Isaiah Todd competed for the United States in the 2017 FIBA Under-16 Americas Championship, hosted in Argentina.

The United States won the championship; in that tournament, he averaged 5.4 points and 5.2 rebounds per game.

Net Worth & Contracts

Net Worth

As of May 2024, the Washington Wizards’ power forward has an estimated net worth between $800k-$1 Million.

With the majority of his earnings coming from his basketball career, he also endorses Essentia Water, a hydration drink.

Contracts

On July 29, 2021, the Milwaukee Bucks drafted Isaiah Todd in the second round as the 31st overall pick in the 2021 NBA Draft.

However, he was traded to the Indiana Pacers, which involved multiple future-round picks, Sandro Mamukelashvili and Georgios Kalaitzakis.

As part of a five-team trade, the Indiana Pacers traded Todd and Aaron Holiday to the Washington Wizards for the draft rights of Isaiah Jackson on August 6, 2021.

On August 10, 2021, Todd agreed to a four-year, $6.90 million deal with the Washington Wizards, including an annual average salary of $1.72 million and a guaranteed amount of $5 million.

In the 2022-23 season, he is earning a basic salary of $1.5 million.

Relationship Status & Social Media Presence

Isaiah Todd maintains an active presence on popular social media platforms such as Instagram and Twitter.

As of the time of this writing, he has 127k followers on Instagram and 16.1k followers on Twitter.

On these platforms, he frequently shares pictures of himself training, playing basketball, showcasing his outfits, and promoting the hydration drink, Essentia Water.

Despite being open about many aspects of his life on social media, Todd remains tight-lipped about his dating history or current relationship status.

He has not shared any information or posted any pictures of his girlfriend on his social media accounts.

It is most likely that he is currently single and focusing primarily on his basketball career.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Why did Isaiah Todd get suspended?

The Wizards suspended Todd for one game on January 28, 2022, due to “conduct detrimental to the team.” However, the team did not provide additional information on the specific conduct that led to the suspension.

What is Isaiah Todd’s jersey number?

Isaiah Todd wears jersey number 14 for the Washington Wizards.

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