Tari Jordan Eason might become one of the biggest names of the NBA as the youngster has already earned massive praise and even some comparisons with legend Dennis Rodman. The 21-years old is a mainstream rebounder and forward player for Houston Rockets in the NBA. The American basketball player played his college basketball for Cincinnati Bearcats and the LSU Tigers.
The rookie player did incredibly well in his first 3 games for Houston Rockets.
Tari Eason Teams And College Career
Eason started building his basketball career since his high school at Garfield Highschool in Seattle, where he played for almost two years. Later he started playing his college basketball for Cincinnati, declining offers from USC and Colorado.
On 26th February 2021, Eason scored 20 points, 13 rebounds, and three blocks defeating Tulane by 91-71. He also earned American Athletic conference as a freshman at Cincinnati Bearcats with an average of 7.3 points, 5.9 rebounds, 1.3 blocks, and 1.2 steals per game.
Eason transferred to LSU Tigers in his sophomore season where he was named to the first team All-SEC along with SEC Sixth Man of the Year. There he scored an average of 16.9 points, 6.6 rebounds, and 1.9 steals per game.
In 2022 Eason was picked 17th overall in the 2022 NBA draft by Houston Rockets, in NBA Summer league he officially joined the Rockets. In the debit of his Summer League campaign for Rockets, Eason tallied 14 points and 13 rebounds in a 77–91 win over the Orlando Magic.
Tari Eason in his first 3 games:
– 21 PTS | 10 REB | 2 STL | 73 TS%
– 24 PTS | 8 REB | 2 STL | 68 TS%
– 17 PTS | 10 REB | 1 STL | 74 TS% pic.twitter.com/oBqx35k3OH
— Bradeaux (@BradeauxNBA) October 11, 2022
Tari Eason in his first 3 games for the Rockets:
- 21 points, 10 Rebounds
- 24 points, 8 Rebounds
- 17 points, 10 Rebounds
Tari Eason Family and Girlfriends
Eason has kept his personal life private from the media thus there is not much known to his family background. But his parents are for sure supportive of his career journey.
Eason does not post much on social media and have not introduced any of his family member in public.
Eason also does not seem to have a love life as of now, it’s just the beginning of his career and maybe he wants his sole focus on his basketball career.
Tari Eason’s Net Worth
Tari’s Net worth is not determined yet but the main source of his income in his salary at Houston Rockets which is around $3,359,160 for the upcoming season and Sponsorships.