Enes Kanter BioGraphy

He is a Turkish-American professional basketball player. He plays basketball in the center position for the Boston Celtics team of the National Basketball Association. This basketball player was originally selected by the Utah Jazz as the third overall pick of the NBA Draft in 2011.

Enes Kanter BioGraphy

Enes  opened his eyes on 20 May 1992 for the puzzle bar in this world. His birth place is Zürich, Switzerland. At present his age is 29 years. His birth sign is Taurus. He has Turkish citizenship. His father’s name is Mehmet Kanter. And his mother’s name is Gülsüm Kanter. He has two younger brothers and a younger sister. His younger brother’s name is Kerem Kanter and Ahmet Said Kanter.

And his younger sister’s name is Betul Kanter. His father obtained his M.D. from the University of Zurich. have received. His father is Professor of Histology and Genetics at Trakya University by profession. His father went to Zürich, Switzerland to study with his family. After completing his studies, he returned to Turkey with his family. His mother was a nurse by profession. Both his brothers are basketball players.


The player attended Hizmet-affiliated schools starting in the second grade. Hizmet was part of the Gulen movement in Turkey. This basketball player lived in Ankara. And then later this player moved to Istanbul to play professional basketball as a teenager. And when he turned seventeen, he moved from Istanbul to the United States of America to play basketball. This player took admission in Findlay Prep in Henderson, Nevada.

After that again took admission in Mountain State Academy in Beckley, West Virginia. But this player was allowed to play high school basketball because of his contract with Nike shoes. While this boy played basketball professionally.After that this basketball player took admission in Stoneridge Preparatory School in Simi Valley, California to complete his schooling. Where he was able to play basketball for one season along with his schooling.

Youth Career

Talking about Enes’ youth career, he first played for the Fenerbahçe youth squad between 2006 and 2008 under the management of Sardar Apadin. This player was a rarely used reserve for the Fenerbahçe senior team during the 2008–09 season. The player played at least nine games with the Fenerbahçe senior team. Four games in the Euroleague and five in the Turkish Super League. He was offered professional contracts by both Fenerbahçe and the Greek league basketball team Olympiakos. But this player refused. Because these players wanted to play high school and college basketball in the United States.

After that he moved to the United States in 2009. After coming to the United States, the player took admission in Stoneridge Preparatory School in Simi Valley, California. Where he played in the center position for the basketball team in 2009-10.This player played for the international team at the 2010 Nike Hoop Summit, where he recorded thirty four points and thirteen rebounds.In the 1998 game, this basketball player broke Dirk Nowitzki’s record. Kanter’s total points was a record for the event.  This basketball player was rated by Rivals and Scout as a five-star prospect, the highest possible rating.

Real Name Enes Kanter
Nick Name
Age 29 year old
Date Of Birth 20 May 1992
  • American
  • Turkish
Religion Muslim
Gender Male
Birth Place  Zürich, Switzerland
Profession Turkish-American professional basketball player
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Position Center
Father Name Mehmet Kanter   
Mother Name Gülsüm Kanter
Brother Name
  • Kerem Kanter
  • Ahmet Said Kanter
Sister Name Betul Kanter
Children Name Yet not
Girl friend Name Right now he is single
School Name
  • Hizmet-affiliated schools
  • Stoneridge Preparatory School; (Simi Valley, California)
College Name
Qualification Graduate
Physical Status
Enes Kanter BioGraphy Cover
Height 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Dress Size 18 (US)  (approximate)
Weight 250 lb (113 kg)
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Chest Size 42 inches  (approximate)
Waist Size 32 inches (approximate)
Biceps Size 18 inches (approximate)
Shoe Size 16 (US)  (approximate)
Body type Athletic
Relationship Status
Are you married ? No
Is he Gay No
Any Affair No
Ex- Girlfriend Name
  •  Dana Brooke
  •  Ariana Rockefeller
Spouse Name Yet not Married

Interesting Facts

  • This basketball player is a practicing Muslim.
  • He learned English by watching SpongeBob Squarepants and Jersey Shore during his college days.
  • Both his younger brothers played for the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay from 2014 to 2017.
  • He graduated from UW-Green Bay in 2017.
  • This player transferred to Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio under the NCAA’s graduate transfer rules.
  • His younger brother signed with club Joventut Badalona in July 2019.
  • This player  became US citizens in June 2021.

Career History

He played for the Fenerbahçe Basketball team from 2008 to 2009. From 2011 to 2015, he played for the Utah Jazz team. From 2015 to 2017 he played for the Oklahoma City Thunder team. From 2017 to 2019 he played for the New York Knicks team. In 2019, he played for the Portland Trail Blazers team. From 2019 to 2020, he played for the Boston Celtics team. From 2020 to 2021, he played for the Portland Trail Blazers team. Since 2021, he has been playing for the Boston Celtics team.

Net Worth

The total net worth of this basketball player (Enes ) is around  $50 million.

Social Media

Personal Life

Till December 2019, this player had dated Dana Brooke. His girlfriend is a professional wrestler. He then started dating fashion designer and equestrian Ariana Rockefeller sometime in 2020.At present this player does not have any girlfriend. Nor has he married yet.

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