Garrett Temple Dating, Wife, Family, College
Basketball star Garrett Temple began his NBA jouney with Houston Rockets in 2010.
Since then, he has emerged as a reliable shooting guard in competitive sport. As of 2019, he plays for the Brooklyn Nets.
In addition to his fruitful NBA career, Garett's dating life is also equally successful.
Who Is Garrett Temple’s Girlfriend? Dating Life
Garrett isn’t the one to shy away from flaunting his love life publicly. Well, he is dating Kara McCullough, Miss USA 2017. The pair became Instagram official when Garrett posted about their relationship in August 2018.
Garrett Temple with girlfriend Kara McCullough in June 2019 (Photo: Garrett Temple's Instagram)
Since then, they have let people in on their love life. The NBA star and his girlfriend are an ideal couple in every way. Personally, they are there for each other, and on the professional front, they are fiercely independent.
While Garrett keeps busy in the court, his girlfriend advocates for participation of youth in the STEM field via SE4K. Before her becoming the face of the program and winning the beauty pageant, Kara used to work as a chemist at U.S. Nuclear Regulatory.
She created quite a stir while participating in Miss USA in 2017. She was praised for flaunting her natural African-American curls. However, her answer that health insurance should be available only for job holders was a rather discussed issue of the beauty contest. Her response received a lot of hate on social media.
Despite the controversy, the outspoken beauty queen maintained her opinion and managed to work towards her goal of promoting STEM.
With individual sucessful careers, both Garrett and his girlfriend are a power couple. However, they are yet to become husband and wife.
Family Info, College
Garrett of age 33, comes from a family of five. A middle child, he boasts a little sister, Colleen Temple, and elder brother, El Temple.
The Temple siblings grew up with substantial influences; their parents. Garret’s father Collis Temple was the first-ever African American basketball player at Louisiana State University’s basketball team, Louisiana State Fighting Tigers School. Interestingly, Garrett also went to the same college and played basketball there like his father.
Thus, he was the proudest son when his father was inducted in the school’s Hall of Fame in 2017. And, he was the one who honored his father.
As per the athlete’s mother, she has been the rock of the family since day one. According to the NBA star, his loving mama is the world’s best cook and his biggest inspiration.
It was his family’s support, which helped Garrett transition smoothly into NBA after playing college football for four years. In the first year of his NBA season, the athlete - height 6 feet and 5 inches (1.95m), weight 88 kgs - played for three different teams. He was a part of Sacramento Kings, San Antonio Spurs, and Houston Rockets.