Ramon Sessions Bio: NBA & Net Worth

The American former professional basketball player Ramon Sessions currently works as a licensed Sports agent for an independently owned firm, On Time Agency (OTA).

The player started his journey in NBA after being drafted by the Milwaukee Bucks with the 56th overall pick in the 2007 NBA draft.

Sessions have a very interesting career in the league, where he played for eight different teams over 11 years.

He even went on to debut his overseas career by joining the Israeli team Maccabi Tel Aviv and representing them in the EuroLeague.

Ramon Sessions with the Hornets
Sessions with the Hornets (Source: State.com)

The American basketball player hoped to make a comeback after taking a short break from the NBA, but little did he know that 2018 was his last season in the major basketball league.

Even though the point guard is no longer active in the basketball scene as a player, he is still contributing in the sports as an operations team for New Orleans Pelican.

The former NBA player has successfully kept his personal life separate from his professional life, so there is nothing much about him in the media.

Let’s take a look at some of the quick facts about Ramon Sessions.

 Quick Facts

Full NameRamon Sessions
Birth DateApril 11, 1986
Birth PlaceMyrtle Beach, South Carolina
Nick NameNot known
ReligionChristianity
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityAfrican
High SchoolMyrtle Beach High School
CollegeUniversity of Nevada
HoroscopeAries
Father’s NameNot known
Mother’s NameNot known
SiblingsOne sister; Sheena
Age36 years old
Height6 feet 3 inches (1.91 m)
Weight190 lb (86 kg)
NBA Draft2007 / Round: 2 / Pick: 56th Overall
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
Career Highlights & AwardsWAC All-Newcomer Team (2005), Second-team All-WAC (2007)
BuildAthlete
Marital StatusSingle
GirlfriendNot known
PositionPoint Guard
ProfessionNBA player
Net Worth $1.5 million
SalaryNot Available
Currently Plays forRetired
LeagueNBA
Active Since2007- 2018
MerchNBA Trading Card
Social MediaNot available
Last UpdateNovember, 2022

Ramon Sessions | Early Life & Family

Ramon Sessions was born in Myrtle, South Carolina, U.S.A. He has not revealed the names of his parents to date, so nothing much can be found about them on the internet.

Furthermore, the NBA player was raised along with his sister, Sheena.

Talking about his early life, Sessions was keen on playing basketball from a very young age and spent most of his time practicing the sport.

Ramon Sessions Playing for the Kings
Ramon Sessions playing for the Kings (Source: bulletsforever.com)

Ramon’s family must have supported him to pursue the sport from the beginning and must be proud of every stride he made in his basketball journey.

High School Career

Ramon got his high school degree from Myrtle Beach High school and received the title of South Carolina 3A State Player of the Year.

He even proved his ability as a qualified player by leading his team to a 3A State Championship during his sophomore year.

College Career

Sessions attended the University of Nevada for his further education, where he also played college basketball for the Nevada Wolf Pack men’s basketball team.

He played three seasons for Wolf Pack from 2004 to 2007, earning him career averages of 8.8 points, 4.9 assists, and 4.2 rebounds.

The young basketball player was ranked second in his school’s history in assists (478) and ninth in steals (113).

In addition to that, Ramon made a school freshman record with 166 assists and was named to the WAC All-Newcomer Team.

Sessions’ team, Wolf Pack, performed very well in 2006-07, peaking at no.10 position in the nation. Moreover, the team also proceeded to the second round of the NCAA tournament.

He earned Second Team All- WAC honors and became a finalist for Bob Cousy awards in the same year.

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Ramon Sessions | Age, Height & Weight

Since the NBA point guard was born on April 11, 1986, he is 36 years old.

Moreover, as a professional athlete, he must maintain a specific diet and workout regime to be in his peak physical condition.

As a result of a strict lifestyle, Ramon is reasonably in shape and has a toned physique. Besides, he is 6 feet 3 inches (1.91 cm) in height and weighs 190 lb (86 kg).

Ramon Sessions | Career

Sessions started his professional career by playing for the minor league with Tulsa 66ers in 2007 after being selected by the Milwaukee Bucks in the NBA 2007 Draft.

During his time with the 66ers, he earned two D-League Performer of the Week recognitions.

After returning to Milwaukee Bucks, the basketball player made his NBA debut on March 9, 2008. He made the record of two points, two assists, and one steal in just over four minutes off the bench in a 119-97 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers.

Ramon moved on to be a part of the Minnesota Timberwolves in 2009 after having two successful years with Milwaukee Bucks.

He played 82 games for the Timberwolves, making an average of 8.2 points, 3.1 assists, and 2.6 rebounds in 21.1 minutes.

The Myrtle Beach native was then traded with Ryan Hollins to the Cleveland Cavaliers for Delonte West and Sebastian Telfair.

Ramon Sessions Playing for Cavaliers against Toronto Raptors
Sessions Playing for Cleveland Cavaliers against Toronto Raptors (Source: Cleveland.com)

While playing for the Cavaliers, Sessions made a career-high record of 1075 total points and set career-high in field goal percentage (.466) and free throw percentage (.823).

Trade With Multiple Franchises

The basketball player was again traded to the Los Angeles Lakers, where he got an opportunity to play alongside NBA All-Star Kobe Bryant in the second half of the 2012 season.

After signing a two-year contract with Charlotte Bobcats on 13 July 2012, Ramon was again traded to his previous team, Milwaukee Bucks, on 20 February 2014.

The NBA player again left the Bucks to sign with Sacramento Kings on September 22, 2014 but was traded to Washington Wizards for Andre Miller.

From 2016 to 2018, Ramon played for Charlotte Hornet and the New York Knicks for a brief period before finally returning to Washington Wizards.

Sessions Playing for Washington Wizards
Washington Wizards guard Ramon Sessions (7) controls the ball against Los Angeles Lakers  (Source: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports)

The Myrtle Beach native initially signed a ten-day contract with the Wizards and later stayed with them for the remainder of the season.

Overseas Career

After completing his contract with Washington, the American sportsman moved on from the NBA to join the Israeli Team Maccabi Tel Aviv on November 3, 2018.

He initially joined the team signing a three-month contract with an option to extend it for the remaining season.

However, Sessions departed from Maccabi after a short time due to some personal reason.

He was able to play two games in EuroLeague with the Israeli team and scored 18 points in total.

Post Playing Career

Talking about his retirement, the American guard initially hadn’t thought about leaving basketball as a player and was expecting to be picked by a team to resume his career in NBA after a yearlong break.

However, after being unsuccessful in making a comeback, The NBA veteran has become a certified agent. He has also founded an independently owned and operated agency called On Time Agency (OTA).

Similarly, Sessions was recently appointed as the Director of Player Development and Basketball Operations for New Orleans Pelicans.

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Ramon Sessions | Girlfriend 

The information on Session’s girlfriend is not available in the public eye. According to the reports, the former basketball player is unmarried and has no kids.

While he has appeared in the social events with some beautiful women in his arm, Ramon has never confirmed that he is involved with anyone.

The basketball player turned agent mainly focuses on his career and doesn’t want his issues to overshadow his professional achievements.

Even if he is not linked with anyone, he might still want a family of his own in the future.

Ramon Sessions | Net Worth

According to the reports, Ramon Sessions is estimated to have a net worth of over $1.5 million.

The Minnesota Timberwolves offered the NBA player four years $16 million contract, which is a very significant pay for him as the initial stage of his career.

As per hoopshype, Sessions has made over $42 million from his decade-long NBA career.

Even if the basketball player doesn’t show his lifestyle to the public, he might possess many luxurious properties and vehicles.

Furthermore, Ramon donated $1 million towards constructing a basketball practice facility at his former school. After the player himself, it has been named ‘Ramon Sessions Basketball Performance Centre.’

Social Media Presence

The NBA point guard isn’t present on any social media platforms yet.

Despite earning a name as an NBA celebrity, Sessions hasn’t shared any posts related to his family life, lavish lifestyle, or sports like his fellow basketball players.

He doesn’t like disclosing his personal affairs to the public and wants to maintain his private life by stepping away from social media.

 FAQs

What jersey numbers did Ramon Sessions don during his career?

He donned numbers like 7, 3, 13, 9, and 1.

Whom did Ramon Sessions advise?

The veteran player came in the news after advising 5-star McDonald’s All-American, and Arkansas commit Jordan Walsh.

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