Are you an avid NBA fan? If you’re, the name might ring some bells in your head. Iman Shokuohizadeh is one of the most famous Iranian-American NBA agents. However, his role doesn’t limit to this; you can also see him in various media events; he is an entrepreneur and a basketball player too.
Apart from his popularity as an NBA agent, his other half of fame is received through his girlfriend, DJ Duffey. Both hang out together, and their social media is full of adorable pictures and videos.
As you know that there are many sides to each person; in the same way, Iman has different aspects to his life. So, without further ado, let’s get to know him more through this article.
Iman Shokuohizadeh – Bio
Iman is Iranian by nationality and was born there on 22 March 1983. He lived there with his family for some time, but as per sources, later on, they shifted to Texas. From then on, they stayed in the US, and his upbringing, schooling, and education were done in America.
He didn’t go to a fancy big school but to a local one for his basic studies. Later he got admission to Centenary College, Louisiana, where he completed his higher education. During his higher studies, he got fascinated by basketball, and from then onwards, he started focusing on basketball more than anything.
Moreover, there is very little information about his family and parents, as he has not talked about them much. There may be several reasons why Iman Shokuohizadeh prefers to live a private life and doesn’t like to share his personal information. And we totally respect his decision.
Iman Shokuohizadeh – Career
Talking about his career, Iman Shokuohizadeh is a professional basketball player and plays at various levels. In the year 2008, he couldn’t make it to an NBA selection game. That’s when he decided to switch to the agent profession, and we can’t deny that he made the right choice. He has gained name, fame, and money all through his career as an NBA agent.
Further, he isn’t limited to a single profession; in 2006, he joined Moberly Greyhounds, where he contributes at large regularly. He is also said to be the inactive officer/director for the Lanshire Group LLC.
But, he is often witnessed saying that the free agent profession is at the top for him, and he will consistently keep focusing on it.
Iman’s Love Life
Well, if you Google his name, DJ Duffey will come up associated with it. Now, you might wonder if it’s really true. As a matter of fact, it’s a hundred percent pure truth. The name appears every time because she is the fiancee of Iman. Both of them are in a long-term relationship.
For those of you who don’t know DJ Duffey, she is a very famous DJ who has access to the world’s VIP clientele. She hails from Texas, and Long before she became a DJ, LaTosha Duffey (aka “DJ Duffey”) was playing Division I women’s basketball at the University of Texas-Arlington.
Though only dating rapper Drake for a short time in college, she ultimately found love with an NFL player. She even married former New York Giants cornerback Brian Jackson at the age of 21. When her graduation was completed, she decided to move up north to be closer to her husband. Together they have a son named Heir and live a happy life.
The reports suggest that her marriage was short-lived, and they got a divorce. Although it is not clear when they got a divorce; but it was in reports that soon after her marriage, she moved back to Texas. Furthermore, during an interview with Revolt TV, she talked about her ex and told them that she went through a divorce when her son’s father left her.
It was an unfortunate event if you think, but there was one thing that kept her moving – her successful career. Duffey was enjoying all the limelight and the immense popularity she was gaining with her hard work. The reports suggest that she gained sky-high popularity when she toured as the official DJ of rappers like Montana and Curren$y.
During the time she was making her name in the industry, she entered the small screen show Basketball Wives (BBW). We can say it was her destiny that took her to NBA agent Iman Shokuohizadeh. It was BBW where both had an eye-contact which converted to an all-time partnership.
Both of them are a very good match for each other, and apart from being in a great professional relationship, they appear to be thoroughly in love with each other. Sources tell us that both of them wanted to settle down with each other soon after the completion of BBW and are currently engaged to each other. We wish them all the luck for their future, and we wish to see them soon on the television screen.
Iman Shokuohizadeh’s Net Worth
After being in the free agent profession for years, Iman has made not only a name but also earned a good amount of fortune. According to various sources, his net worth currently values at approximately $3-3.5 million.
Extras About Iman
Iman has two beautiful children with whom he is fondly in love. He often plays basketball with his stepson, Heir. His daughter with Duffey, Shadi, was born in November 2020, and ever since then, she has been a big sensation in his life.
Iman is not very active on social media, but his fiancee is an influencer as well, and she often posts many pics of her fiancee on her account. She keeps his and her own fans engaged and enthralled with her uploads.
Iman Shokuohizadeh is a man who loves his family and treasures the time he spends with them. His destiny made him join the reality show, Basketball Wives to get closer to his future wife. And now lives a happy and contented life with his fiancee and kids.
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