Does Miles Bridges Have Brother? Sister Tara Rushing

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With the rising fame and arousing queries, fans are curious to know more about Miles Bridges’ brother. However, he does not have a brother but has a sister named Tara Rushing.

Even though the player does not have a brother, he feels blessed to have a sister like Tara. With constant support from his sister, Miles has risen back despite his failures.

Basketball Player Miles Bridges
Basketball Player Miles Bridges (Source: Instagram)

The American professional basketballer Miles Bridges last played for the Charlotte Hornets of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

His accomplishments and records date back to his high school and college. Out of high school, ranked Miles as the 10th-best player with a consensus five-star recruit. 

While at Michigan State University, Miles turned out as an extraordinary player, securing numerous accolades.

Along with the 2017 Big Ten Freshman of the Year title, Miles won the AP Big Ten Newcomer of the Year.

In the 2018 NBA draft, the Los Angeles Clippers drafted Miles as the twelfth overall pick but traded him to the Charlotte Hornets for Shai Gilgeous-Alexander

On April 14, 2023, Miles received a 30-game, no-pay suspension from the NBA due to his involvement in domestic violence. Currently, the NBA forward remains a restricted free agent. 

Miles Bridges Brother

As mentioned earlier, Miles Bridges does not have a brother but grew up alongside his older sister, Tara Rushing.

Their parents, Raymond and Cynthia, raised the two in Flint, Michigan.

Growing up together, Miles Bridges always valued his relationship with his sister. Since a young age, the one who has been there for him, supporting and inspiring him, is his sister.

With such a loving sister by his side, Miles never misses having a brother and considers Tara like a parent to him.

Miles Bridges With His Sister Tara Rushing
Miles Bridges With His Sister Tara Rushing (Source: Instagram)

Referring to Tara’s Facebook account, she was born on February 5, 1989, which makes her nine years older than Miles.

After completing high school at Flint Central High School, Tara attended Mott Community College.

Likewise, on Instagram, Tara is active under the handle @taranoelle1, where she appears as Mike’s biggest encourager, posting about his games.

Apart from these, further details regarding her personal life are unknown. Despite her brother’s rising popularity, she seems to live a private life away from all the media hassles and attention. 

Ex-Wife: Mychelle Johnson

The basketball player Miles Bridges exchanged vows with his long-time girlfriend, Mychelle Johnson. The pair began dating in late 2015 or early 2016.

Hailing from Huntington, West Virginia, Mychelle is one of four children to Scott and Holli Johnson. 

Miles Bridges Children
Miles Bridges Children (Source: Twitter)

Born on September 3, 1997, she previously played basketball representing the St. Joseph Catholic High School team.

Later, she enrolled at the Middle Tennessee State University. After spending a year at Middle Tennessee University, Mychelle eventually transferred to Marshall.

Miles’s former wife, Mychelle, accused him of domestic violence and physical assault. She disclosed evidence of domestic violence by posting pictures of bruises she had suffered. Since then, the two are no longer together. 

Additionally, they share two children- Ace Miles Bridges (born: October 26, 2018) and Ayla Marie (born: February 25, 2020).

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