Clint Capela – NBA Stats, Career, Contract & Net Worth

A 27-year old, Clint Capela is a Swiss professional basketball player who was born in Geneva, Switzerland in 1994. Currently, he plays for Atlanta Hawks since 2020. In this post, you will know about Clint Capela’s personal, professional career & some interesting facts.

Clint Capela, Photo Source: Instagram
Full NameClint N’Dumba Capela
Nick NameClint
Age27 Years
Height6 ft 10 inches
Weight256 lb (116 kg)
Birth Date18th May 1994
Birth PlaceGeneva, Switzerland
NationalitySwiss
ReligionChristianity
EthnicityBlack
EducationINSEP, Paris, France
Father’s NameUnknown
Mother’s NamePhilomene Capela
SiblingsA brother(Fabrice Capela)
NBA Draft2014
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
BuildAthlete
Marital StatusSingle
GirlfriendNot known
Source of incomeBasketball player
ProfessionNBA player
Net Worth$12 million
Salary$20,000,000
Currently Plays forAtlanta Hawks
LeagueNBA
Active Since2012- present
Social MediaFacebook
Instagram
Twitter

Clint Capela – Contracts, Trade & Net worth

According to some reports, Capela’s net worth is estimated at $12 Million. He started his professional basketball career by joining the Élan Chalon team in 2012. After that, he was picked by Houston Rockets at the 2014 NBA draft in round 1.

Capela became a restricted free agent, after the 2017–18 season. He signed a five-year for $90 million extension with the Houston Rockets on July 27, 2018.

Consequently, On November 5, in a 98–94 win over the Indiana Pacers, Capela had 18 points and 10 rebounds for his sixth consecutive double-double, a career-best.

Houston Rockets had traded Capela and Nenê to the Atlanta Hawks and had received Robert Covington and Jordan Bell in a four-team, 12-player trade on February 5, 2020.

SeasonTeamSalary
2021/22Atlanta Hawks$20,000,000
2020/21Atlanta Hawks$18,000,000
2019/20Atlanta Hawks$16,896,552
2018/19Houston Rockets$15,793,104
2017/18Houston Rockets$2,334,528
2016/17Houston Rockets$1,296,240
2015/16Houston Rockets$1,242,720
2014/15Houston Rockets$1,189,200

Clint Capela – Early Life

After his birth, a few months later, his parents were separated and raised partly in foster care. At the age of 13, he met Thabo Sefolosha, a Swiss basketball player.

He got inspried by Sefolosha. At the age of 15, he was spotted at the European Junior Championships with the Swiss team and joined the Chalon-sur-Saône training center, INSEP, in France.

Clint Capela – Career Statistics

Capela was spotted mostly in 2014 after he got the Pro A Rising Star & Pro A Most Improved Player award. After in 2015, he was awarded the NBA D-League All-Defensive First Team.

In 2021 he has awarded the NBA rebounding leader for his phenomenon performance.

  • NBA rebounding leader (2021)
  • NBA D-League All-Defensive First Team (2015)
  • Pro A Rising Star (2014)
  • Swiss Man of the Year:2017
  • Pro A Most Improved Player (2014)

Clint Capela – Quick Facts

Where is Clint Capela from?

He is from Geneva, Switzerland.

What is Clint Capela’s ethnicity?

Capela is of swiss and black ethnicity.

What languages does Clint Capela speak?

Capela usually speaks in French. But also he knew German, Italian and English.

Is Clint A Capela in Nigeria?

No. He is a Swiss basketball player from Switzerland.

What NBA teams did Capela play for?

Right now, Capela plays for Atlanta Hawks. Previously, he played for Houston Rockets (2014-2020).

What college did Clint Capela go to?

He did his college in INSEP, Paris, France.

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