Reggie Bullock Bio: Children, Private Island & Girlfriend

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Reggie Bullock, originally Reginald Ryedell Bullock, is a small forward for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

The Baltimore, Maryland native Bullock was drafted 25th overall in the first round of the 2013 NBA Draft by the Los Angeles Clippers.

Since his draft, Reginald has slowly improved his overall gameplay and is currently one of the most important members of the Mavericks roster.

With his exceptional 3-point shooting, Reggie helped Mavs to win over the Miami Heat at American Airlines Center on January 20, 2023, Friday night.

NBA Player Reggie Bullock (Source: Facebook) 

The 31-year-old forward is shooting a blistering 47.5 percent on 3s in January.

If Reggie continues to play the way he has been, the Maverick’s ceiling will be closer to what it was during last season’s playoff run.

Quick Facts

Full Name Reginald Ryedell Bullock
Known As Reggie Bullock
Nickname Reggie
Birthdate March 16, 1991
Age 31 Years Old
Birthplace  Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Current Residence Sacramento, United States
Father’s Name Reggie Bullock Sr.
Mother’s Name Danielle Long
Siblings Mia Henderson, Keiosha Moore
Nationality American
Marital Status Unmarried
Girlfriend Khala Whitney (Former), Lexi (Former), Julissa Marie
Children Three Sons (Trey, Heart, Soul)
Built Athletic
Sexual Orientation Straight
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Height 6 ft.6 in/1.98 m/198 cm
Weight 205 lb./93 kg
Ethnicity Afro-American
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Profession Professional Basketball Player
Education Kinston High School, University of North Carolina
NBA Draft Los Angeles Clippers: 2013 / Round: 1 / Pick: 25 Overall
Awards & Achievements McDonald’s All-American (2010)

NBA Social Justice Champion Award (2022)

Playing Career 2013-Present
Association Los Angeles Clippers (2013-2015)

Phoenix Suns (2015)

Detroit Pistons (2015-2019)

Los Angeles Lakers (2019)

New York Knicks (2019-2021)

Dallas Mavericks (2021-Present)

Position Shooting Guard/Small Forward
Shirt Number 25 Dallas Mavericks
Salary $10.01 Million
Net Worth $12 Million
Social Media Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
Merch  Signed Photos, Signed Rookie Card  
Last Update February, 2023 

Early Life & Education

The Mavs shooting guard Reggie Bullock was born on March 16, 1991, to Reggie Bullock Sr. and Danielle Long in Baltimore, Maryland, United States.

Even though he was born in Baltimore, he was raised in Kinston, North Carolina.

Reggie lost his father when he was just six years of age.

Reggie Bullock Children
Reggie Bullock’s Children (Source: Instagram)

Except for that, not much is known about his parents, but he credits his upbringing and right track to his maternal grandmother Patricia Williams.

He grew up in a drug-infested neighborhood. However, it was Patricia who protected the Mav’s shooting guard from the evils in the neighborhood.

Bullock had two sisters; Mia Henderson and Keiosha Moore. Unfortunately, on July 16, 2014, his transgender sister Mia was murdered in Baltimore.

His other sister Keiosha was murdered On October 29, 2019, in Baltimore.


Reggie attended Kinston High School and played basketball for the Kinston High Vikings. He led the team to three state championship games as a high schooler.

He was selected to play in the McDonald’s All-American game in 2010, where he was on the East Team along with Kyrie Irving, Kendall Marshall, Jared Sullinger, and Tobias Harris.

After remarkable high school basketball, Reggie received scholarship offers from Wake Forest, Indiana, Ohio State, and Tar Heels, but he committed to the University of North Carolina in January 2008.


After a successful collegiate career, Reggie Bullock declared for NBA Draft and was picked 25th overall in the first round of that year’s draft.

He signed a rookie contract with the team on July 11, 2013, and made his debut on October 29, 2019, against the Lakers.

In 2015, Reggie was traded to the Phoenix Suns in a three-team trade involving the Celtics. The same year in July, he was traded to the Pistons.

Reggie Bullock
Reggie Bullock (Source: Facebook)

In December, Reggie was assigned to the Piston’s D-League affiliate Grand Rapids Drive but was recalled the next day.

On February 2019, he was traded to Los Angeles Lakers.

He was then traded to the New York Knicks and to his current team Dallas Mavericks on August 6, 2021.

Reggie made his Mavs debut in an 87-113 loss to the Hawks on October 21, 2021.

Awards & Achievements

The Mavs shooting guard Reggie has amazed everyone with his amazing gameplay. He has not just garnered fame but has also bagged quite an award. Following are some of them.

  • NBA Social Justice Champion Award (2022)
  • Second-team All-ACC (2013)
  • North Carolina Mr. Basketball (2010)
  • McDonald’s All-American (2010)
  • First-team Parade All-American (2010)

Net Worth & Contracts

Net Worth

Since the start of his professional career, Reggie has played for teams such as LA Lakers, Pistons, Knicks, and Mavericks. He in addition to making a name for himself, has also earned a significant amount of money.

As of 2023, Reggie Bullock has a net worth of a whopping $12 million.


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A post shared by BULLY (Reggie Bullock) (@y0bull)

With $10 million in annual salary, Reggie has amassed $38,356,604 from NBA alone up until now.

Similarly, he makes millions more from his lucrative endorsement deals with top-tier brands and companies.

Private Island

In 2022, Reggie bought a five-acre island in Belize, which he named Bullock Caye. He plans to use the land to build a vacation home for his family and eight rentable homes in addition to that.

Similarly, he also plans to build a basketball court, restaurant, and spa on his island.


On August 6, 2021, Reggie signed a three years $30.04 million contract with the Mavs, including $25 million guaranteed and an average annual salary of $10.01 million.

This season he will earn a base salary of $10.01 million.

His rookie contract back in 2013 was worth just about $5.85 million, which only shows that the point guard has come a long way.

Relationships & Children

The 31-year-old point guard for the Mavs is not married to anyone yet but is in a relationship with a beautiful girl named Julissa Marie.

However, there have been a lot of women in Reggie’s life before Julissa. Prior to Julissa, he dated Khala Whitney.

The couple made their relationship public when they were spotted in public on several occasions. However, it was a short-lived relationship.

Reggie’s Girlfriend, Julissa (Source: Instagram)

Reggie also had a romantic relationship with Lexie. As a matter of fact, Lexi and Reggie share a son together named Treyson.

He parents, Treyson, and twins Heart and Soul, from his current relationship with Julissa.

Julissa is a trained makeup artist and a dancer. She previously performed for the Miami Heat from 2008 to 2014.

Sister’s Murder & LGBTQ+

As mentioned before, both of Reggie’s sisters were murdered.

After his Trans sister was murdered in Baltimore, a suspect was arrested in August 2015.

He remains engaged in LGBTQ rights in his sister’s memory and volunteers to train gay and transgender youth.

Murdered Sister
Mia Henderson, The Murdered Trans Sister of Reggie (Source: Instagram)

Similarly, he also took part in the New York City LGBT Pride March as part of the LGBT NBA float with his son Treyson.

He lost his other sister on October 29, 2019.

Unknown Facts About Reggie Bullock

  • Reggie appears in a documentary from Vice Sports. In the documentary, he talks about his engagement with the gay community in his sister’s memory.
  • He is involved in anti-bullying campaigns.
  • The largest contract of his career is his current contract with the Dallas Mavericks.

Popularity Graph 

Popularity of Reggie Bullock Over The Past 12 Months
Popularity of Reggie Bullock Over The Past 12 Months (Source: Google)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS)

What is on Reggie Bullock's head?

The dyed rainbow hair streaks atop Reggie’s head are in the memory of his murdered sisters.

How does Reggie Bullock pronounce his last name?

Reggie has clarified exactly how it is supposed to be pronounced: Bull-lock.

Is Reggie Bullock a good defensive player?

Yes, Reggie is a good defensive player. He is the highest-volume three-point shooter too. Reggie is the perfect compliment to Luka Doncic.

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