Tim Duncan Wife: Kids, Affair, Divorce & More

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There is a quote by Audrey Hepburn, “If I get married, I want to be very married.” This quote did not apply to Tim Duncan’s Wife for long enough.

Every marriage must be transparent and cooperative in order to work. 

Tim Duncan, a former basketball player, did not have a married life for any more than twelve years.

Tim Duncan and his ex wife (Source: MySA)
Tim Duncan and his ex-wife (Source: MySA)

They married in 2001 and ended their marital status with each other in 2013. Together they have two children.

Let’s dive in for some facts about his ex-wife quickly:

Tim Duncan Wife | Quick Facts

Full Name Amy Sherrill
Date of Birth 1977
Age 47 years old
Birth Place California
Religion Christian
Father’s Name Fred Sherrill
Mother’s Name Judy Sherrill
Siblings None
  • Sydney Duncan
  • Draven Duncan
Education Wake Forest University
Marital Status Divorced
Former Husband  Tim Duncan
Social Media N/A
Profession Philanthropist 
Net Worth N/A
Last Update June 2024

Tim Duncan Wife | Early Life and Education

Sherrill was born in the year 1977 in North Carolina, United States. She grew up there with her family. Her family was American by nationality.

With no exact dates of her birth, there is no information about her zodiac sign, but she is a follower of the Christian religion.

Talking about her family, she is the heir to Fred Sherrill and Judy Sherrill. She has no siblings at all, which makes her a single child. As their only child, her parents are really close to her and very supportive.

She graduated high school from a local school in North Carolina. After graduating high school, she joined Wake Forest University, which is located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

She studied philanthropy at the university and also graduated from there. 

There is very little known of her education except from where did she enroll.

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Tim Duncan Wife | Professional Life

At Wake Forest University, Amy was a cheerleader for a short period of time. Then she chose to go for philanthropy for her career.

Later, when she was still married to Tim, she used to run Tim Duncan Foundation. This foundation was a non-profit foundation founded non-other than Tim himself to help raise money for education, health, sports, recreation, and research.

She was popularly known for being married to NBA star Tim Duncan. There is no such information about what she is doing after being divorced.

Tim Duncan Wife | Relationship Status

Since getting divorce from Tim in 2013, she has stayed single. At least, there is no news of her dating life in public. Now divorced couple met each other at Amy’s university, Wake Forest University.

They started dating in 1992 to know each other better. After dating for several years, they got married on July 1, 2001.

Tim and his wife Amy with their kids (Source: Media Refree)
Tim and his ex-wife Amy with their kids (Source: Media Referee)

This couple gave birth to two children. They have a daughter named Sydney, born on 27 June 2005, and a son named Draven, born on August 3, 2007.

Their daughter is 18 years old and son is 16 years old.

Tim Duncan Wife | Divorce

Due to some personal reasons, the couple decided to part ways in 2013. The marriage only lasted for 12 years with two children.

Although Tim has not disclosed any reason for their divorce, Amy has told some sources that the divorce was due to conflict and discord.

When the news broke up about their conflicts in the media, there were numerous rumors that crept up. According to some sources, Amy was cheating on her then-husband with a personal trainer named Gilbert R. Urbano Jr. in San Antonio. 

According to San Antonio news, the basketball player hired a private investigator to get her whereabouts regarding Amy before their divorce as he believed her to be involved with another guy. 

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On Duncan’s side, the media claimed that Amy was filing for divorce because she trusted Tim was bi-sexual.

Many sources claim another reason for the divorce was that she did not want to be a woman left alone in the home with kids while her husband was busy in the NBA.


Tim Duncan (Timothy Theodore Duncan) is a former professional basketball player and coach. He is considered to be the greatest power forward of all time in the NBA.

As of now, he is an assistant coach for NBA’s San Antonio Spurs, where he has spent his entire professional playing career.

Growing up, he wanted to be a professional swimmer, but the only Olympic-sized pool in his hometown was destroyed because of a hurricane. So he decided to drop that dream.

Tim Duncan (Source: Pounding the Rock)
Tim Duncan (Source: Pounding the Rock)

In the end, he chose to go for basketball. Today, he is one of the greatest in the game.

Even NBA’s greatest, like LeBron James and Shaquille O’Neal, talked about Tim as the sharpest and deadliest in the game’s history.

With the help of Tim, Spurs got their first-ever NBA championship in 1999 with a 4-1 win against New York Knicks in the finals.

The athlete is not on any social media, but there is an Instagram account that posts pictures of his time again and again. It is unsure if he personally uses this account or not.

The athlete has three children altogether as of 2022; one son and a daughter with ex-wife Amy and a daughter with his current girlfriend Vanessa.

Although divorced, he is still very close with his children from Amy. He spends a lot of time with all of his children.

Social Media and Net Worth

Amy was never on social media, and still, after the divorce, there are no signs of her there. Even while in the marriage, she was a very privacy-prioritized woman. She barely showed up to games with her husband except for some important moments.

Sherrill was never a public figure; she came to the attention of the world after marrying Tim. There is no data about her income and net worth. On the other hand, her ex-husband’s net worth is $150 million.

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While he was playing, Tim’s salary was around $5 million with Spurs.

Who is Vanessa Macias?

Vanessa Macias is Tim Duncan’s girlfriend and a well-known American radio personality. They’ve been together for nearly seven years and seem to have a promising future. They are not married yet but have been together for quite a long time now.

Sources have been told that they have a promising future together. It’s just as a couple; they don’t want to take things too fast and make regrets.

They started dating in 2013 after Tim’s divorce from Amy.

Tim Duncan with Vanessa Macias (Source: Twitter)
Tim Duncan with Vanessa Macias (Source: Twitter)

She is a Virgo and is 43 years old. On August 14, 1980, she was born in San Antonio, Texas, United States.

Before with Vanessa, Tim had been in two relationships but had never been engaged. So it might be quite serious between them.

Together they have a baby girl named Quill Duncan, who was born in 2017. She is 7 years old.

She is on Instagram with 6247 followers, on Twitter with 17.9 thousand followers (as of March 2022).

According to Glamour Path, she has a net worth of about $1 million as of 2021.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What made Tim Duncan so great?

Tim Duncan was a great defender, rebounded well, and won most of the games in his career. The basketball player averaged 19.0 points, 10.8 rebounds, 3.0 assists, and 2.2 blocks per game in 19 seasons with the San Antonio Spurs.

What is Tim Duncan’s ethnicity?

He was African-American. William Duncan and Ione Duncan gave birth to the NBA star on 25 April 1976.

Who is better, Kobe or Tim Duncan?

Bryant has a little advantage over Duncan in terms of scoring, assists, steals, three-point percentage, but Duncan has a slight advantage in terms of rebounding, blocks, and field goal percentage. Duncan is the clear winner in that category when it comes to awards, championships, and winning teams.

Why is Tim Duncan “The Big Fundamental”?

Tim Duncan got the name “The Big Fundamental” for his “boring” but efficient style of play. In 1999, Sports Illustrated called him a “quiet, dull MVP.”

Sanjib Sah
Sanjib Sah
Sanjib Sah is an engineer and content writer passionate about sports and athletics. With a background in engineering and a love for all things active, Sanjib brings a unique perspective to the world of sports writing. Whether he is covering the latest trends in sports technology or sharing tips on improving your game, Sanjib's words are always rooted in a deep appreciation for players' hard work and dedication everywhere. In his free time, you can find him hitting the courts or hitting the trails, always looking for new ways to challenge himself and improve his skills.

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