Who is Kishele Shipley?
Kishele Shipley is probably best known as the female friend of the American professional basketball player Kawhi Leonardwho currently plays as a small forward for the Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association (NBA), and is a two-time winner of the NBA Championship title, in 2014 and 2019.
Kisele used to be born under the zodiac sign Aries on the 10e April 1989, in San Diego, California, the middle of three children of Cathy Marie and Kenneth Shipley. She holds American nationality, mixed ethnicity, and has two siblings, an older sister named Kenisha and a younger one named Kasandra.
She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from San Diego State University in 2012, majoring in public administration. After that, Kishele served as a ‘personnel professionalin her hometown.
Kishele and Kawhi
The pair first met at San Diego State University, where they both attended, and began their relation soon after, but kept it low profile. At the end of 2014, they left California and settled in San Antonio, Texas. After less than two years of mutual life, in July 2016 Kisele And Kawhi welcomed their first child, a daughter named Kaliyah.
At the beginning of 2019, the couple announced their second pregnancy while blessed in April 2019 Baby boy marking, born at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto, Canada, and named after Kawhi’s father who was tragically murdered in 2008. However, being a rather secretive couple, they have not revealed any other pertinent details about their relationship or private life.
Kawhi Anthony Leonard was born on the 29e June 1991, in Los Angeles, California, the youngest of five children and the only son of Kim Robertson and Mark Leonard. Kawhi began his high school education at Canyon Springs High School in Moreno Valley, California but not long after enrolled at Martin Luther King High School in Riverside, California. During his high school years, he was a member of the King High Wolves basketball team and was eventually named California’s Mr. Basketball.
In 2009 Kawhi enrolled at San Diego State University and became a member of the Aztec basketball team.
During his college career, he led his team to win the Mountain West Conference championship title and earned several accolades such as the MWC Tournament MVP in 2010, MWS Freshman of the Year, First Team All-MWS, as well as the Second Team All-America. In February 2020, Leonard became the first player in San Diego State University history to have the jersey (No. 15) retired.
Kawhi’s professional basketball career started in 2011 when the Indiana Pacers selected him as No. 15 overall in the NBA Draft, but that same night he was traded to the San Antonio Spurs.
Due to a calf injury, he did not appear at the 2012 Rising Stars Challenge, but was later named as a member of the USA’s Select Team. At the end of the 2011–12 season, he was selected to the NBA All-Rookie First Team. In February 2013, Kawhi played at the BBVA Rising Stars Challenge as he led his team to the NBA Finals game later in the season, which they lost to the Miami Heat. In 2014, he helped the Spurs reach the Finals again, again facing the Miami Heat, but this time winning with Leonard set his career high score of 29 points. In addition to winning the Championship ring, he also became the third-youngest player to win NBA Finals MVP honors.
After playing for the Spurs for seven consecutive seasons Kawhinicknamed ‘Claw‘, switched to the Toronto Raptors in July 2018. He quickly earned his place on the rooster and eventually led his team to the Eastern Conference Finals, raising his career high file up to 45 points in one game. Under his leadership, the Raptors swept easily through the NBA Playoffs and earned their place at the 2019 NBA Finals, where they took on the Golden State Warriors and claimed the title.
In addition to his second NBA championship title, Kawhi was also honored with the NBA Finals MVP Award, the second time in his career.
In July 2019, Kawhi signed a three-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers, worth $103 million. In January 2020, he made his first triple-double in a victory over the Miami Heat, while later in February at the 2020 NBA All-Star Game he was awarded the NBA All-Star Game Kobe Bryant Most Valuable Player Award.
Speaking of from mid-2020 Kisele ShipleyAccording to authoritative sources, the net worth is as much as $2 million while her husband Kawhi Leonard’s total net worth is estimated at $35 millionbut with an annual salary of $23 million, this certainly seems to be growing.