Who is Scoot Henderson?
Scoot Henderson is an American basketball player. He plays for the Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basket Association (NBA). He was drafted as the third pick in the 2023 NBA draft by the Blazers.
Henderson was ranked as the second-best point guard in the 2021 class by 247Sports.
Scoot Henderson’s full name is Sterling Freeman Henderson. He got the moniker “Scoot” because of how often he scooted across the floor as a baby. Henderson was born on February 3, 2004, in Marietta, Georgia. He was born as one of seven children to Chis Henderson (father) and Crystal Henderson (mother). He is 19 years old as of 2023.
Scoot Henderson has six siblings named CJ, Jade, China, Diamond, Onyx, and Moochie respectively. He attended Carlton J. Kell High School.
About Scoot Henderson’s parents
Scoot Henderson is the 6th child of Chris Henderson (father) and Crystal Henderson (mother). Chris is a basketball coach and trainer, while his wife works as a healthcare administrator. The basketball player’s parents both run the “Next Play 360°” training facility in Marietta, Georgia.
According to reports, Scoot’s father influenced his choice of career and also helped in training him to become a professional.
About Scoot Henderson’s siblings
Scoot Henderson has six siblings – four sisters and two brothers. His siblings are named CJ, Jade, Diamond, China, Onyx, and Moochie respectively. All his siblings are older than he is, except Moochie, the last child. Scoot and his siblings are referred to as “The Henderson Seven” and they are treading the same path of career as basketball players, except CJ who reportedly left basketball for a career in real estate.
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Wiki profile of Scoot Henderson
|Sterling Freeman Henderson
|Date of birth
|February 3, 2004
|Place of birth
|Carlton J. High School
|$2 million dollars (est.)
How Scoot Henderson started his career
Scoot Henderson grew up in a sports-inclined family and started his basketball career at a young age. He played for Carlton J. Kell High School where he was a 5-star recruit. He scored 49 points and made the game-winning shot in a 92-91 overtime win over Miller Grove High School in the first round of the class 5A state tournament during his sophomore season in February 2020.
The basketball player received his first Division 1 Scholarship offer from Ole Miss, holding offers from Florida State and Georgia Tech. Scoot reclassified to the 2021 class and joined the NBA G League Ignite, declining offers from Auburn and Georgia. He signed a multi-year endorsement deal with Puma in 2022 and also launched his own boys’ and girls’ Amateur Athletic Union Programs the same year.
About Scoot Henderson’s marriage and wedding
As of July 2023, Scoot Henderson is yet to be married or publicly engaged to anyone. The young basketball star seems to be channelling all his attention on his career at this time.
List of Scoot Henderson’s girlfriends and past relationships
Scoot Henderson has no publicly known girlfriend or past relationship as of the time of publishing this article (July 2023). Henderson seems to be more concerned about building a successful career at this time and devotes little attention to dating and relationships.
Scoot Henderson’s children
Scoot Henderson has no children as of July 2023.
Scoot Henderson’s net worth
Scoot Henderson has an estimated net worth of $2 million dollars as of 2023. His main sources of income include his career in basketball and brand endorsements.