Bismack Biyombo Net Worth, Biography, And More Details 2022!

Let me tell you the story of a young man who played basketball as a child in the Democratic Republic of the Congo but had any footwear.

In addition, because of his parents’ great poverty, the boy would go days without eating. Bismack Biyombo is the youngster in question, so stop worrying.

Biyombo, a 29-year-old NBA great, had to overcome adversity to achieve his current success in his early years.
In 2016, the 6-foot-8 centers signed a $72 million, four-year contract with the Charlotte Hornets.

To ensure that future generations of Congolese children are spared the hardships that, Bismack experienced, the Hornets facility employs a social worker.

However, Biyombo did not become a $17 million-a-year superstar overnight.

His early years and NBA career were full of struggles for the Congo native.

As a result, I’ve penned this post to motivate my readers. We sincerely hope that you may learn something from Bismarck’s life and use it to better your own.

Let’s take a look at some of his basic information first.

Quick Facts

Full Name Bismack Biyombo Sumba
Birth Date 28 August 1992
Birth Place Lubumbashi, DR Congo
Nick Name Not available
Religion Christian
Nationality Congolese
Ethnicity African-American
Education Not available
Horoscope Not available
Father’s Name Francois Biyombo
Mother’s Name Francoise Ngoiy
Siblings Billy Biyombo, Biska BiyomboBikim Biyombo (Brothers)

Bimelina Biyombo, Bikelene Biyombo

Bimela Biyombo (Sisters)

Age 29 Years Old
Height 6’8″ (2.03 m)
Weight 116 kg (255 lbs)
Shoe Size Not available
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Body Measurement Not available
Build Muscular
Married No
Girlfriend None
Spouse None
Position Center/Power Forward
Profession Basketball Player
Net Worth $30 million
Clubs  Charlotte Hornets (Current)Toronto Raptors

Orlando Magic (Former)

Jersey Number 8
Social Media InstagramTwitterFacebook
Shoes Air Jordan
Merch Autographed Photo, Jersey, Shoes
Last Update March, 2022

Bismack Biyombo | Career & Stats

In contrast to most NBA players, Biyombo began his professional career in the Spanish ACB League with CB Illescas and lasted two years.

Bismack decided to transfer to Fuenlabrada after making an impression on NBA scouts during his time with the squad.

They were subsequently asked to compete in the 2011 Nike Hoops Summit, a competition that pits the best high school seniors in America against the best international teenagers from other countries.Bismack BiyomboBiyombo, on the other hand, was not content with being called up.

The future Hornets big put on a show against now-LA Lakers All-Star Anthony Davis, recording a triple-double with ten blocks, eleven rebounds, and 12 points.

NBA GMs and scouts in attendance were blown away by the performance.

“It allowed me to introduce myself to the NBA world and see if I can be drafted in the next year or two,” Bismack said after the game.

As a result of the 2011 NBA Draft, Sacramento Kings drafted Biyombo 7th overall before dealing him to the Charlotte Bobcats (now Charlotte Hornets).

As a child in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Biyombo could not afford a pair of shoes.

Young Bismack, on the other hand, did not need shoes after earning $2.7 million in his debut season with the Charlotte club. Having been drafted as a lottery choice, Congolese expectations were sky-high.

Due to lack of effort, the Bobcats center could only manage single-digit averages in points, boards, and blocks.
Bismack had his greatest season in 2012-13 when he averaged 4.8 points, 1.8 blocks, and 7.3 rebounds per game.

It was a far cry from what he was expected to accomplish at the start of his NBA career. Biyombo’s contract was not extended, making him a free agent for the 2015-16 season.

Biyombo’s reaction to his departure from the Charlotte Bobcats best sums up his thoughts: However, you’re under a lot of strain. To accomplish what I needed to, “I could not do so.”

After that, the Toronto Raptors inked a two-year, $6 million contract with a player option for the second year.

The 6’8″ center averaged 6.2 points, 1.4 blocks, and 9.4 rebounds per game during the playoffs as he helped the team reach the Eastern Conference Finals.

Since he was not the team’s starting center, the Congo native turned down his player option for the 2016-17 season.

Even though he only had one season with the Raptors, Biyombo said he had a great time in Toronto and the Conference Finals.

There were several interested teams in Biyombo after seeing him play for the Toronto Raptors recently.
With the Hornets, Bismack was able to secure the most lucrative contract of his career.

The Charlotte-based team inked the Congo native to a four-year, $72 million contract. He was still with the team two years later, averaging 5.8 points, 1.10 rebounds, and 6.44 caroms.

Even though Biyombo didn’t have the most impressive stats, he served as a mentor to the team’s younger players, helping them adjust and grow.

Bismack’s tenure in Orlando was cut short when he was moved to the Charlotte Hornets, the team he began his NBA career at the age of 29.

For a player of Biyombo’s caliber, the 6’9″ center averaged just 4.44 points, 4.46 rebounds, and 0.8 blocks per game.
The Congolese native, on the other hand, missed the majority of the season due to injury and played in only 54 games for the Hornets.

Biyombo has played in 52 games for the team owned by Michael Jordan, one of the greatest NBA players. Bismack, a 6’8″ center, is averaging 7.5 points, 0.9 blocks, and 5.9 rebounds per game, which is a career-high for him.

The basketball star agreed to a three-year contract with the Charlotte Hornets after leaving the Magic. With 18 games remaining, the Charlotte Hornets are currently ranked 10th in the Eastern Conference standings.Bismack BiyomboFurthermore, in the playoff race, Orlando Magic, Biyombo’s old squad, is six games ahead of the franchise.

To sum up, with the roster’s high caliber of players and the addition of two 6’8″ centers, there’s little reason to doubt the Charlotte Hornets’ playoff chances.

Please pray for Bismack’s health in the future as well.

Bismack Biyombo | Career Stats

Year
Team
GP
Min
Pts
FG%
3pt%
Reb
Ast
Stl
Blk
2020
Hornets
66
20.4
5.0
58.7
0.0
5.3
1.2
0.3
1.1
2019
Hornets
53
19.4
7.4
54.3
5.8
0.9
0.2
0.9
2018
Hornets
54
14.5
4.4
57.1
4.6
0.6
0.2
0.8
2017
Magic
82
18.2
5.7
52.0
0.0
5.7
0.8
0.3
1.2
2016
Magic
81
22.1
6.0
52.8
7.0
0.9
0.3
1.1
2015
Raptors
82
22.0
5.5
54.2
0.0
8.0
0.4
0.2
1.6
2014
Hornets
64
19.4
4.8
54.3
6.4
0.2
0.3
1.5
2013
Hornets
77
13.9
2.9
61.1
4.8
0.1
0.1
1.1
2012
Hornets
80
27.3
4.8
45.1
7.3
0.4
0.3
1.8
2011
Hornets
63
23.1
5.2
46.4
5.8
0.4
0.3
1.8
Career
702
20.2
5.1
52.7
0.0
6.1
0.6
0.3
1.3

Bismack Biyombo | Age, Height & Body Measurements

The Hornets center is currently 29 years old, unusually young for a nine-year NBA veteran.

Bismack, on the other hand, appears to be much older than his chronological age based on his gameplay and personal habits.

The 6’8″ center from the Democratic Republic of the Congo is undersized compared to the other centers in the league.

On the other hand, Bismarck can get off the ground rapidly and collect rebounds because of its comparatively modest height.

Because of his quickness and agility, the Hornets’ center can rapidly pivot from the forwards to the defenders.

As a result, Biyombo is a valuable member of the squad who can step in for the starting center when necessary.

If Bismack becomes available in the free-agent market this summer, the team that gets him could end up with the NBA’s best substitute center.

Bismack Biyombo | Net Worth & Contract

Because he has been in the NBA for so long, Biyombo is worth an estimated $30 million.

For example, the Congolese basketball player is currently in his ninth season and his third new team, including the Toronto Raptors, the Orlando Magic, and the Charlotte Hornets.

In addition, he had earned an average salary of $2.5 million through the 2016-17 season for the Hornets. In his first season in the NBA, Bismack earned $2.2 million.

Orlando Magic forward Dikembe Biyombo signed a new four-year contract worth $72 million before the 2016-17 season, which would pay him $17 million annually.

Bismack has made about $83 million in his nine seasons in the NBA, which is incredible considering the Congolese native has spent most of his time as a backup at the center.

Biyombo, on the other hand, is more than capable of serving as a backup for any of the NBA’s best centers.

Bismarck is now in the final year of his $72 million contract, but I have little doubt that several NBA teams will be interested in signing the 29-year-old.

Even if the Hornets or another team decides to sign the center, they may be assured that he will be a top-tier player.

Read more:-

Net Worth of Bismack Biyombo in Different Currencies

Look at Bismack Biyombo’s total wealth in various currencies and the cryptocurrency BitCoin to better understand how much he’s worth.

Currency Net Worth
Euro 25,377,150
Pound Sterling £21,682,650
Australian Dollar A$40,197,450
Canadian Dollar C$37,564,200
Indian Rupee 2,237,173,500
BitCoin ฿921

Read also:-

Bismack Biyombo: Wife & Family

His parents, Francois Biyombo and Francoise Ninoy raised him in Lubumbashi, Congo, where he was named Biyombo. And on top of all that, the 29-year-old must watch out for her wonderful six siblings.

There are three brothers and three sisters in the Hornets center’s family: Billy Biyonbo (the oldest), Biska (the middle child), and Bikim (the youngest).

Bismack, on the other hand, is a devoted family man who enjoys spending time with his loved ones. The Congolese immigrant aided his six younger siblings in pursuing higher education in the United States.

Even though the Congolese are not married, he was in a romantic connection with a woman.

Bismack was also rumored to be dating Colombian-Brazilian beauty Ana Ledesma, a cancer survivor, according to the reports.

The 29-year-social old’s media platforms were littered with Ledesma at one point.

Biyombo appears to have ended their relationship because she removed all of the couple’s images from their time together.

Basketball players’ relationships have remained a mystery since that time. The Hornets center has learned from his past blunders and is now keeping his love life a secret.Bismack BiyomboRead also:-

Social Media Presence

Instagram: 139k followers

Twitter: 53.1k followers

Facebook: 288k followers

Some Frequently Asked Questions

What Happened to the Hornets Announcer?

Eric Collins, the Hornets announcer, was in full disbelief when Bismack attempted a three-pointer that went awry.

What is the Jersey Number of Biyombo?

The jersey number 8 is given to Biyombo.

Which Team is Bismack Currently Playing with?

The Charlotte Hornets presently have Bismack on their roster.

Read also:-