Cedi Osman was born 8 April 1995 and is a Turkish professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers.
The Turkish has an unreal net worth of $6 million as of 2022.
He plays the small forward position for the Cavs and is known for his beyond the arc shooting.
Osman was born in Ohrid, Macedonia, modern-day North Macedonia to a Turkish father and a mother from Novi Pazar, Serbia.
He therefore has 3 nationalities, Serb, Macedonian and Turk.
Due to his paternal Turkish background, he became a Turkish citizen, as per Turkey’s right-of-return laws.
He ultimately represents Turkey at International level and in the past helped the under-18 and under-20 Turkey basketball teams to European Championship glory claiming gold in both events in 2013 and 2014.
Caner, his older brother, is a basketball player as well.
Cedi Osman started off by playing basketball with KK Bosna’s youth teams in 2001.
After his outstanding performances at KK Bosna, Osman signed a youth team deal with Anadolu Efes in 2007.
For the 2011–12 season, he was loaned to the Pertevniyal of the Turkish Basketball First League, which was at the time Anadolu Efes’ farm squad.
Cedi Osman signed a professional deal with the Anadolu Efes senior team in the summer of 2012.
After 3 years at Anadolu Cedi Osman was draft ready.
On 25 June 2015, Osman was selected with the 31st overall pick in the 2015 NBA draft, by the Minnesota Timberwolves.
His draft rights, along with those of Rakeem Christmas and a future draft pick, were then traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers, in exchange for the draft rights to Tyus Jones that same night.
Osman helped the Cavaliers make it to the 2018 NBA Finals, but were swept 4-0 by the Golden State Warriors.
Osman set a career high with 29 points in a 100–94 loss to the Miami Heat on January 25, 2019.
Osman was picked as a member of the World Team for the 2019 Rising Stars Challenge four days later.
Osman signed a contract extension with the Cavaliers on October 26, 2019.
After playing with the junior national teams of Turkey, Osman became a member of the senior men’s Turkish national basketball team.
With Turkey’s senior national team, he has featured at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup, EuroBasket 2015, and the 2016 Manila FIBA World Olympic Qualifying Tournament.
What is Osman’s Contract with the Cavs?
Cedi Osman has signed to a four-year, $31 million contract extension with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Who is Cedi Osman’s Wife and what does she do?
Osman proposed and is engaged to Ebru Şahin, a Turkish actress in September 2021.
What is Cedi Osman’s Career high?
Cedi Osman set a career high with 29 points in a 100–94 loss to the Miami Heat on January 25, 2019.
What is Cedi Osman’s Salary?
The Turkish basketball player earns $500K – $900K annually.
What is his unreal Net worth as of 2022?
The Turkish has a net worth of $6 million.
Cedi Osman’s career stats