James Bouknight Wife: Is He Married Or Does He Have A Girlfriend?

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James Bouknight Wife: The American professional basketball player, James Bouknight is not married now as he is quite a young man to do so.

Also, the rising star is not dating anyone now opting for a single life focusing fully on his basketball career.

Besides that, James has been a controversial sportsperson in the short time of his game career. He has been arrested many times and always remained in the public domain for these matters.

However, the basketball player still has a tight-lipped in case of sharing his girlfriend and love life.

James Bouknight Is A Rising Basketball Player
James Bouknight Is A Rising Basketball Player (Source: Instagram)

James David Bouknight, a professional basketball player born on September 18, 2000, grabbed fame playing for the Charlotte Hornets in the NBA.

Likewise, the basketball player learned his craft while playing basketball for the UConn Huskies in college. He was chosen as the 11th pick in the 2021 NBA draft by the Hornets and officially joined them on August 3, 2021.

The 6 feet 4 inches tall basketball player made his NBA debut on October 22, 2021, and scored his first NBA points on November 26 of the same year of his draft. His best game came on December 10 when James scored a career-high 24 points.

Before the 2022–23 season, the controversial basketball personality changed his jersey number from 5 to 2. Unfortunately, his time with the Hornets ended abruptly when the team released him on February 8, 2024.

James Bouknight Wife

James Bouknight doesn’t have a wife or girlfriend now. He hasn’t spilled a bean on his relationship nor has introduced anyone who appears to be his partner.

Also, the rising basketball star hasn’t been spotted with anyone who appears to be his girlfriend. 

Basketball Player, James Bouknight Is Single Now
Basketball Player, James Bouknight Is Single Now (Source: Instagram)

Till the writing of this article, there is no hint of his wedding plans or engagement. 

For now, the sportsman seems fully focused on his rising career and doesn’t seem to have an interest in being entangled in any romantic relationship.

The basketball player’s complete focus and dedication seem only in his career these days as he is just in a rising phase.

Many controversies have already put his career in danger and he might not have time to think about dating anyone.

He may find a perfect soulmate for himself in the upcoming days. 

Also, no piece of information confirms his past relationship or dating history. 

He may or may not have dated anyone in the past.

In addition, James shares a close bond with his family, friends, and teammates. He hasn’t been in any relationship conflict till now.

Personal Life And Controversies

In a rising phase of his career, the NBA player, James has already faced many controversies and legal battles.

Yes, he has been arrested several times due to his careless driving.

James Bouknight Is A Controversial Basketball Player
James Bouknight Is A Controversial Basketball Player (Source: Instagram)

The American basketball player got into trouble with the law on October 16, 2022, when Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police arrested him for driving while intoxicated at about 1:51 a.m. Earlier, around 12:44 a.m., he was found unconscious in a parking deck.

When they arrested him, the young sportsman possessed a 40-caliber gun, a bag of Doritos, and a Glock 23 with him.

Later, his bail was set at $2,500, and surprisingly, the sportsman was back practicing the next day.

This wasn’t the first time James had problems with driving laws; he had been in trouble before for speeding and reckless driving.

Due to all these reasons, his legal matters, and controversies take center stage rather than his love life.



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