Tristan Thompson's age, contract, wife, kids, career stats, rings, team

Tristan Thompson's age, contract, wife, kids, career stats, rings, team

Grace Waruguru
updated at May 21, 2023 at 10:01 AM

Tristan Thompson's age has sparked intense conversations online because of the gap between him and Khloe Kardashian, the mother of two of his children. The Canadian NBA player plays for the Los Angeles Lakers as a centre. How old is Tristan? Keep moving to discover.

Tristan Thompson Lakers
Triston Thompson of the Los Angeles Lakers before the game against the Minnesota Timberwolves during the 2023 Play-In Tournament on April 11, 2023, at Crypto.Com Arena in Los Angeles, Photo: Adam Pantozzi
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Tristan was drafted fourth overall in the NBA 2011 draft by the Cleveland Cavaliers, becoming one of the highest-drafted Canadian nationals in the league's history. He also played for the Sacramento Kings, Indiana Pacers, and the Chicago Bulls before joining the Los Angeles Lakers in April 2023. What is Tristan Thompson's age?

Tristan Thompson's profile summary

Full name

Tristan Trevor James Thompson


Double T, The Janitor, Iron Man of the NBA

Date of birth

March 13, 1991


32 years old (As of 2023)

Zodiac sign


Place of birth

Brampton, Ontario, Canada




Trevor and Andrea Thompson


Amari Thompson, Dishawn Thompson, and Daniel Thompson

Marital status



Theo Thompson, True Thompson, Prince Thompson


6 feet, 9 inches






Dark brown


University of Texas


Professional basketballer


Cleveland Cavaliers, Sacramento Kings, Indiana Pacers, Boston Celtics, Chicago Bulls, Los Angeles Lakers


Power forward, centre

Net worth

$45 million




Instagram, Facebook, Twitter

Tristan Thompson's background

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Tristan Thompson watches the Giveon concert from the side of the main stage during Wireless Festival at Finsbury Park on July 08, 2022, in London, England. Photo: Joseph Okpako
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Tristan is sometimes called ''The Janitor'' or ''Iron Man of the NBA.'' The player was born in March 1991 to Trevor and Andrea Thompson in Ontario, Canada. Tristan Thompson's age in 2023 is 32 years old. His father was a truck driver, while Tristan's mom was a school bus driver. Unfortunately, she passed away in January 2023 after a heart attack.

The Los Angeles Lakers centre grew up alongside three brothers, Amari, Dishawn, and Daniel Thompson. Dishawn was the shooting guard for Northeast Junior College, Nebraska, while Daniel played for Canada. Their last-born brother is living with epilepsy.


Thompson attended St. Marguerite d'Youville Secondary School and St. Benedicts Preparatory School. Afterwards, he joined the University of Texas and played for the Texas Longhorns, one of the popular college basketball teams.

Tristan Thompson's career stats

Tristan Thompson career stats
Tristan Thompson before the Cleveland Cavaliers and Los Angeles Clippers game on January 14, 2020, at Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA. Photo: Jevone Moore
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After his professional debut in 2011, Thompson played for the Cleveland Cavaliers until 2020. After that, he joined the Boston Celtics on a two-year contract before moving to the Sacramento Kings in 2021. The following year, he played for the Chicago Bulls in 2022, then joined the Lakers in 2023. Here are some notable Tristan Thompson stats:

  • Tristan won a Bronze medal at the 2008 FIBA Americas Under-18 Championship.
  • During his professional debut against the Toronto Raptors in December 2011, Thompson attained 13 points and five rebounds within the first 17 minutes.
  • He was the first Canadian to win an All-Rookie team honour in the NBA.
  • The athlete finished fifth in the Eastern Conference with 36 double-doubles, placing Tristan Thompson's team at the top.

Tristan Thompson's net worth

Tristan Thompson age
Tristan Thompson smiles before the game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Golden State Warriors during the Western Conference Semifinals of the 2023 NBA Playoffs on May 4, 2023, at Chase Center in San Francisco, California. Photo: Andrew D. Bernstein
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According to Celebrity Net Worth, Thompson is worth $45 million. The centre has amassed his wealth primarily from his professional career. What is Tristan Thompson's salary? His annual salary is approximately $17 million.

According to, Tristan Thompson's contract with the Los Angeles Lakers is valid for one year and is worth $16,700, including $16,700 guaranteed and an annual average salary of the same amount. Tristan Thompson's Lakers salary is capped at $1,989,698.

Khloé Kardashian and Tristan Thompson

Tristan Thompson and Khloe were in a romantic relationship between 2016 and 2021. Their affair was marred by controversy and accusations of infidelity on Tristan's side. Khloe was born in June 1984 and is 38 years old as of 2023. The former couple are six years apart, but their age difference did not come up as a hindrance to their romance.

Who is Tristan Thompson's wife?

Tristan Thompson and Khloe
Tristan Thompson and Khloe Kardashian attend the Klutch Sports Group "More Than A Game" Dinner Presented by Remy Martin at Beauty & Essex on February 17, 2018, in Los Angeles, California. Photo: Jerritt Clark
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Tristan Thompson is not married. He has been romantically involved with several women but has not officially married either of them.

Tristan Thompson's kids

Netizens have asked, ''How many kids does Tristan Thompson have?'' The former Cleveland Cavaliers player is a father of four. His firstborn son, Prince Oliver, was born in December 2016 to Tristan and his ex-girlfriend Jordan Craig.

Thompson shares his second daughter, True, with Khloe Kardashian. She was born in April 2018. In December 2021, Maralee Nichols gave birth to Theo, Tristan's third-born. In a dramatic turn of events, the NBA player confessed to having cheated on Khloe at the time.

Thompson and Kardashian welcomed their second child via surrogate in September 2022. Despite their failed relationship, the former couple is successfully co-parenting their children.

Tristan Thompson's age and impressive career achievements have earned him global recognition as a player and public figure. Fans will be watching to see what becomes of his romantic pursuits in future as he raises his children and continues to thrive in the league.

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Grace has over 4 years of experience in article writing and digital media content creation for various local and global brands. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Communication (Public Relations) from Daystar University, Kenya.