Becky Hammon | Biography

Posted On: 04 May, 2014


Becky Hammon | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth March 11, 1977
Age 40 Years 9 Month(s)
Nationality American, Russian
Profession Basketball Player
Husband/Spouse N/A
Boyfriend Tony Parker (Rumor)
Girlfriend N/A
Ethnicity White
Divorced? Not Yet
Height 1.68 m
Is Gay/Lesbian Unknown
Partner N/A
Married Not Yet
Body Measurements 32-25-33 (approx.)
Net Worth $3 Million dollar (approx.)
Weight 62 kg

A professional basketball player Rebecca Lynn 'Becky' Hammon, popularly known as Becky Hammon was born on March 11, 1977, in Rapid City, South Dakota.

Currently, she is under contract with the San Antonio Silver Stars of the WNBA. She was born and raised up in the United States but became a naturalized Russian citizen in 2008, and represented the Russian national team in the 2008 & 2012 Olympics. Her parents are Martin and Bev Hammon.

Becky used to participate in basketball since her school days. She played high school basketball at Stevens High School in her hometown of Rapid City, South Dakota.

She was also South Dakota Miss Basketball as a junior, and as a senior, she was voted the South Dakota Player of the Year after averaging 26 points, four rebounds and five steals per game. Also that year, she was voted female class athlete by her graduating class. 

Hammon's scoring at Colorado State made her an All-American as well as Colorado Sportswoman of the Year.

Hammon was also the WAC Mountain Division Player of the year for the 1998-1999 seasons and surpassed University of Utah player Keith Van Horn as the WAC's all-time leading scorer.

She has also set many all-time records including points (2740), points per game (21.92), field goals made (918), free throws made (539), three-point field goals made (365) and assists (538).

Hammon was also one to receive the Frances Pomeroy Naismith Award from the Women's Basketball Coaches Association as the best senior player less than five ft. 8 in.  

Hammon was signed to the WNBA on May 12, 1999. She also represented the USA at the 1998 William Jones Cup competition in Taipei, Taiwan.

She scored 18 points over the five games. After knowing that, she would not be invited to try out for the US national team; Hammon announced she would play on the Russian national team in the 2008 Olympics in Beijing and became a Russian citizen in 2008.

Her decision to play for Russia was controversial in American Basketball. She played for Russia in 2008 and 2012

In Olympics, Becky received many awards including NWBL Championship with the Colorado in 2005, World League Championship with CSKA in 2007.

In 2008, she won Cup of Russia with CSKA, was silver medalist in the Russia with CSKA. She was also chosen as the Athlete of the Year by the Rapid City Journal in the same year.

Later in 2011, she was named as the WNBA's exclusive Top 15 players of All Time List. 

Becky has a tall body structure with a pair of long and slender legs, curvy hips and wide hips. In fact, she is one of the sexy players in the United States as well as in Russia.

Her height is 5 feet 6 inches, and she weighs about 62 kg. Becky looks super-hot in her basketball attire. Although she is already 39 years old in her age, she does not look so because of her maintained figure.

Talking about her personal life, She remains silent about it and doesn't prefer to disclose it to the public. It is known that she is not dating anyone and not married as well.

But, seeing her outstanding personality and career, it’s hard to believe that she don't have a husband or boyfriend. There is also a rumor that Becky is Tony Parker's girlfriend, but it is not proved to be yes until date.

We can't say that she is a gay woman only if she doesn’t have any boyfriend but, she is more focused on her career.

Becky's hard work and determination have led her to become one of the top paid players. Her actual net worth and salary are not disclosed to her fans.

But, she earns a good amount from her career. Being a successful player, Becky has a huge fan following and her biography is also included in the wiki.

Her fans can also follow her on Twitter and like her on her Facebook page to know her latest news. 

Becky Hammon Dating

Pretty and strong Becky Hammon is a professional basketball player for the San Antonio Stars of the Women’s National Basketball Association and an assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs of the NBA.

She was born on March 11, 1977, as Rebecca Lynn "Becky" Hammon in Rapid City, South Dakota, U.S. she was born to her parents her father, Martin Hammon and her mother, Bev Hammon.

Along with her in her family, her parents have two more children her younger brother and sister. She attended Stevens high School, and after her high school; she went to Colorado State College.

From her early age has been interested in basketball and today has been a successful basketball player. She is the best player in San Antonio WNBA.

There is no information regarding Becky Hammon dating with anyone and being married too. Although rumors say Becky Hammon girlfriend of Tony Parker it’s not true they just coach San Antonio together. 

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As per the information Becky Hammon boyfriend is no one. She has started as coach in San Antonio basketball recently in 2014. She is renowned player of basketball San Antonio.