Nicolas Batum is a French professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Clippers. Here is everything you need to know about Nicolas Batum including his net worth, personal life and more

Batum was a member of the French National team which won the silver medal in the 2020 Summer Olympics. Let us have a look at Nicolas Batum’s net worth, career, records, and much more. 

Nicolas Batum Facts 

Birth PlaceLisieux, France
Father’s NameRichard Batum 
Mother’s NameSylvie Batum 
Star SignSagittarius 
Net Worth $ 22.9 Million
Age33
Date of BirthDecember 14, 1988
High SchoolNA
NationalityFrench 
NBA Debut 2009
PartnerMelanie Pimentel (ex)
ChildrenNA 
Social MediaInstagram

Nicolas Batum Net Worth and Salary

Nicolas Batum has a net worth of approximately $22.9 million as per Celebrity Networth. Most of his income comes from endorsement deals, NBA salaries, contracts, and more.

Nicolas Batum Career 

Nicolas Batum is a French professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Clippers of the NBA. French NBA is a forward known for his 3-point shot and defensive prowess, featuring a ridiculous 7-1 wingspan.

Nicolas Batum Net Worth
Nicolas Batum is a French professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Clippers (Instagram)

Batum delivered an impressive performance at the 2007 Nike Hoop Summit scoring 23 points (9/13 FG, 3/5 for 3-pointers) in 28 minutes. As a youngster, Nicolas Batum was considered one of the most talented young players in Europe, as he was ranked #17 among international players born in 1988. 

He was a part of the junior French national team that won the 2004 FIBA Europe Under-16 Championship. He was named the MVP of the 2006 FIBA Europe under-18 Championship, as France won the gold medal at that tournament.

While playing for Le Mans, Batum averaged 3.4 points, 2.5 rebounds, and 0.5 assists per game in 13 minutes for the 2006–2007 French league season. Upon being selected with the 25th pick in the 2008 NBA draft by the Houston Rockets, Batum was traded to the Portland Trail Blazers for the rights to Darrell Arthur and Joey Dorsey.

He debuted in the NBA with the Portland Trail Blazers in 2008. Batum had a career year in 2012–13, as he finished with career-highs in nearly every statistic.

On June 24, 2015, Batum was traded to the Charlotte Hornets for Gerald Henderson, Jr. and Noah Vonleh. On March 29, he recorded his second triple-double of the season with 19 points, 12 rebounds and 12 assists in a 100–85 win over the Philadelphia 76ers.

On July 7, 2016, Batum re-signed with the Hornets on a five-year, $120 million contract. On October 24, 2019, Batum was sidelined for two to three weeks because of an avulsion fracture on the third finger of his left hand and on November 2020 he found out the Hornets waived him, on Twitter.

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Nicolas Batum won a silver medal in the 2020 Summer Olympics with the France National team (Eurohoops)

On July 6, 2022, Batum re-signed with the Clippers on a two-year deal. He won a silver medal in the 2020 Summer Olympics with the France National team and also became the French Basketball Player of the Year in 2021.

Nicolas Batum Family and Personal Life

Nicolas was born on December 14, 1988, in Lisieux, France to parents Richard Batum and Sylvie Batum. His father, Richard, of Cameroonian origin, was a professional basketball player in France. He also has a younger sister named Pauline. 

His father died during a game in 1991 after suffering an aneurysm. Nicolas, at only 2 1/2 years old, and his mother were in the crowd to witness Richard’s death.

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Nicolas Batum is married to Melanie Pimental (Instagram)

Nicolas is married to Melanie Pimental. The couple has two kids. There is not much information about the couple.

FAQs about Nicolas Batum

What is Nicolas Batum’s net worth?
Nicolas has a net worth of approximately $22.9 million 
How old is Nicolas?
Nicolas is 33 years old 
When did Nicolas make his NBA debut? 
Nicolas made his NBA debut in 2008.
Who is Nicolas married to?
Nicolas was married to Melanie Pimentel
Does Nicolas have any children?
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