Born on March 24, 2007, Andre Tyler Iguodala II is Andre Iguodala‘s son with his wife, Christina Gutierrez. In August 2015, his parents married each other in Los Cabos, Mexico and the couple has been together since they were fifteen. Andre Tyler’s dad made a promising career as a professional basketball player in the NBA.
Andre Tyler also has a younger half-sister named London Iguodala. She is Andre Iguodala’s daughter with his baby mama, Clayanna Warthen. So, without further ado, let’s come straight to the topic and know more about Andre Iguodala’s son, Andre Tyler Iguodala II.
Andre Iguodala’s Son Gave Him A Homemade NBA Finals Trophy
The Warriors clinched the NBA championship title over the Cleveland Cavaliers, ending a 40-year NBA championship drought in 2015. Andre was named the NBA Finals Most Valuable Player (MVP) too. Then Andre appeared on “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” He said that his son, Andre Tyler made him an NBA Finals trophy in art class so that he would get a trophy no matter what happened in the finals.
What Andre Tyler did for his dad probably melted Andre Iguodala’s heart. He also said that he was touched that his son would make such an unexpected gift for him. Andre Iguodala’s son is very special for him to think about his dad like that and the moment was cool.
In a nutshell, Andre Tyler’s dad appreciated him having a good heart and doing something special for his dad. Maybe Andre Iguodala has kept the homemade trophy safe and sound as a remembrance.
Almost Cried When His Dad Told He Was Leaving The Warriors
In 2017, Andre Iguodala eventually decided to stick with the Golden State Warriors and signed a three-year $48 million contract. However, he came candid and explained in an interview on NBA TV that his son playing a major role in his decision to stay with the team.
When Andre Tyler’s dad pranked him that he might be leaving the Warriors, he broke down in tears after finding out such news. During the interview only, Andre Tyler was interrupting in the background. The NBA star also added saying that he was only close to crying but never really didn’t.
— NBA TV (@NBATV) July 3, 2017
However, the basketball player joined Miami Heat in 2020. It looks as though Andre Tyler Iguodala II was heartbroken again when his dad moved from the Golden State Warriors to Miami Heat.
His Subtle And Low-Key Life
Well, glancing at Andre Iguodala’s Instagram profile, he hasn’t posted any photos of his son. Perhaps he is very private about his personal life and family. Andre Tyler is probably living a life that’s far away from the spotlight and social media.
Nevertheless, with a staggering net worth of $50 million, Andre Iguodala must be providing the best and splendid life for his son. So, in all, Andre Tyler Iguodala II is doing the best to live a subtle as well as a luxurious life with his parents. And according to Evan Turner, Andre Iguodala’s son is a better baller than that of LeBron James‘ son.
Andre Tyler Iguodala II – Name Meaning
The name Andre came from the Greek name ‘Andreas,’ meaning ‘man, warrior.’ Similarly, Tyler derived from the Old French tieuleor, tieulier which refers to ’tiler, tile maker.’